New Japanese Hotel, The Royal Park Canvas-Kobe Sannomiya, Opens

The newest venture of Royal Park Hotels and Resorts Company, Ltd. aims to connect travelers and locals in Kobe, a bustling city with sets of unique small shops and restaurants. Following recent launches in Osaka and Kyoto The Royal P…

Marriott International Continues APAC Growth – Nearly 100 Properties To Open In 2021

75 Properties Opened Across Asia Pacific in 2020 HONG KONG, Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Marriott International, Inc. (Nasdaq: MAR) continues to expand its portfolio, exp…

CNN’s ‘Local Hero’ Meets Five Iconic Japanese Athletes

A week of special coverage begins January 11, with a 30-minute program airing January 17-18 HONG KONG, Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — This month, CNN profiles five incredible Japanese athletes wh…

Agoda Survey: Japanese Most Excited About Travel / Family Time In 2021

SINGAPORE, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The desire to travel among Japanese travelers remain strong. Being able to travel unhindered (37%) is what most Japanese are looking forward to in 2021, followed by spending mor…
Tokyo

Air Passenger Numbers Down 97% In Japan Over New Year Period

The number of international air passengers visiting or departing Japan via its…

South Korea Again Ignores Bilateral Agreements In WWII Claims

A South Korean court this week ordered the Japanese government to pay…

Japan’s ‘One Piece’ – Free To Read Online Until January 11th

A full 16 years of the popular Japanese ‘One Piece’ manga have…

Japan Backing Indian Rail System Capacity Increase

New Delhi: Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Ministry of Railways…

Japan’s Annual Traffic Deaths Hit Record Low In 2020 – Or Perhaps Not…

Japan’s National Police Agency announced Monday that the nation’s total number of…

Japan & UK Get Down To Post-Brexit Business

With the start of the first working day after the New Year…

High Steel Prices, Exports To China Hurting India

AIFI Demands Government Ban Exports of Steel and Iron Ore Chennai: The…