Blue Magic Inc. to Launch Using e-Learning to Teach the Culture and Techniques of Authentic Japanese Cuisine

The Only Course in the World Adhering to the Bronze Certification System Recognized by the Japanese Government TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 12, 2019 Blue Magic Inc., headquartered in Tokyo, Yukiko Akimoto, CEO, has developed an e-learning program to teach the culture and techniques of authentic Japanese cuisine in conjunction with the Japanese Culinary Academy, located in Kyoto, […]

“MORI Building DIGITAL ART MUSEUM: teamLab Borderless” to Celebrate First Anniversa ry

Welcomed 2.3 million visitors from more than 160 countries — Attracting people from overseas as a leading destination of Tokyo, Japan — TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 11, 2019 MORI Building DIGITAL ART MUSEUM: teamLab Borderless, a museum jointly operated by Mori Building Co., Ltd, a leading urban landscape developer, and teamLab, a world-leading digital art collective — announced that […]

Official Statement from DGM Consortium on Thai e-Passport project

BANGKOK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 03, 2019 DGM Consortium fully respects the Thai Government’s tender process & evaluation benchmarks for the Thai e-Passport project. We will not provide comment on the comparisons regarding security features on the existing Thai passport. However, we can say that the DGM Consortium which includes Gemalto (A Thales company) is a supplier of […]

Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Offers Innovative Dining Experience

Extraordinary Dinner served in a Fantastical Space with Projection Mapping TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun. 27, 2019 The Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo (KPH), one of Japan’s most prestigious international hotels located in Shinjuku, Tokyo is proud to announce its collaboration with NAKED Inc., the creative production company, to host an innovative dining experience “Candle Beer Night collaborated with […]

Outstanding On-time Performance in ASPAC Reflects Continued Focus on Punctuality According to OAG’s Latest OTP Star Ratings

GARUDA INDONESIA, BANGKOK AIRWAYS AND ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS AWARDED 5 STARS AS INDIGO EARNS 4 STARS Key findings: Region is home to 8 of the 13 airlines achieving 5 Star status this year All Nippon Airways (85.2 percent) is the region’s largest airline to achieve 5 stars. IndiGo (81.5 percent) is the largest low-cost carrier […]

Thousands of Paddlers from around the World Take up Challenge to Race in Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival

HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 28, 2019 Dragon boat paddling, once a Chinese tradition honouring a poet-patriot from the 4th century, is today a professional team sport practised across continents. One of the world’s biggest regattas is held every year in Hong Kong, where the first modern international dragon boat race took place back in 1976. This […]

Mandarin On-the-Go in Taiwan: Learn a New Language While Traveling Abroad

TAIPEI, Taiwan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 27, 2019 The Mandarin Chinese-language centers of Taiwan’s universities are working together with the tourism industry to offer innovative tours that combine local cultural adventures with language learning, in which visitors will enjoy a trip to Taiwan that’s more than just sightseeing. Here are some examples: This press release features multimedia. View […]

Keio Plaza Hotel Tama Opens My Melody Little Twin Stars Rooms on June 15 2019 – Sweet Dreams in Our Hello Kitty and Sanrio Character Rooms

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 23, 2019 The Keio Plaza Hotel Co., Ltd., one of Japan’s most prestigious hotel companies operating hotels located in the Shinjuku district of Tokyo and other locations, is proud to announce the strengthening of its collaborative relationship with Sanrio Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Shinagawa, Tokyo, President and CEO: Shintaro Tsuji) to expand facilities and […]

Inaugural ASEAN Tourism Awards Japan Presented to Excellent Tours to the ASEAN Member States

Result of the ASEAN Tourism Awards Japan 2018: TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar. 29, 2019 The ASEAN-Japan Centre (AJC) has awarded eleven tour products in six categories for the trips with destinations to the ASEAN Member States (Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam) as winners of the ASEAN Tourism Awards Japan […]