Travel

New Post5 Budget Hacks to Survive in Japan

For this week’s article, instead of sharing some news, we will be sharing some money-saving tips when in Japan. We are featuring a video from Delta TV entitled “How to Live in a Budget in Japan”. In Delta TV’s blog, they shared 5 budget hacks on how to live on a budget in Japan.  According

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April 20, 2021

New PostUnveiling the Newest Hotel in Tokyo Disneyland: Tokyo Disney Resort Toy Story Hotel

Do you still remember Woody, Buzz Lightyear, Mr. Potato Head, Rex the Dinosaur, Hamm the Piggy Bank, and the Slinky Dog? They are the famous characters in Disney’s Toy Story film. Despite the negative impact of the pandemic on theme parks like Disneyland, this didn’t stop Tokyo Disneyland from building an additional hotel attraction in

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April 15, 2021

Hanami Cancelled due to Coronavirus Pandemic

  Did you know that hanami is a Japanese practice or custom of viewing cherry blossoms when they are in full bloom in Japan? These Cherry blossoms are said to symbolize the fragility of life in Japanese culture as Cherry Blossoms’ full blooms last for only about a week before the petals start falling off

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March 29, 2021

Japan Inbound Travelers Required to Install Location Confirmation App and Skype on Smartphones

A new regulation enacted by the Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare is set out in Japan to comply with the 14 days of self-quarantine upon arriving in Japan before mingling with the general public.   Three apps are required to be installed on your Smartphone upon arrival at either Haneda or Narita Airport. And

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March 22, 2021

Japan Heading to a Cashless Economy Due to COVID-19

Surveys say that more customers are choosing cashless transactions amid the pandemic. Japanese who are known to be avid users of bills and coins are now heading towards a cashless economy to lower COVID-19 infection risks and earn more rewards.    G-Plan Inc. and Biglobe Inc. conducted a survey April of last year showing 29.5%

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February 26, 2021

Jollibee Foods Brings Japan’s Favorite Beef Bowl Closer to Filipinos

Yoshinoya’s famous Gyudon beef bowl will soon be the next big thing in the Philippines as Jolibee Foods and Yoshinoya Holdings team up for a joint venture with a 50-branch expansion in the Philippines as part of their long term plans.   Yoshinoya, Japan’s biggest fast-food chain, plans to set up a $2.7 million joint

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February 17, 2021

Tokyo Olympic Games Moved to 2021 Due to Corona Virus Outbreak

For the past couple of months since the corona virus outbreak was publicly announced in social media and in various news outlets across the globe, a lot rumors have been spreading with regard to the possibility of postponing the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic games. With the continuous upward trend of the novel corona virus not only in Asia

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March 25, 2020

International Olympic Committee and Japanese Parliament Mull Over Olympic Postponement to 2021

There are only four months to go before the commencement of the original schedule of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympic games. A lot of rumors have been circulating regarding its postponement in view of the continuous upward trend of the novel corona virus.   Recently, the highly contagious corona virus which originated in Wuhan, China has been

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March 23, 2020

Board Member of Tokyo Olympics Committee Move for Postponement of the Sports Event

Amidst the global pandemic brought about by the corona virus outbreak experienced by numerous countries across the globe, a lot of sports enthusiasts, authorities in Japan as well as different international groups mull over the issue of whether or not the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympic games will push through or not.   Less than five months before

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March 20, 2020

Survey Reveals How Japanese Firms are Affected by the Global Pandemic

The World Health Organization has recently announced that the novel corona virus which originated in Wuhan China last December 2019 already become a global pandemic as it has affected numerous countries across the globe and brought about serious damage or repercussions not only in the population but also in the economic performance and stability in the affected countries.  

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March 19, 2020