Business with Vietnam; Yokohama Oktoberfest; chestnut treats

| Oct 7, 2014

Business with Vietnam; Yokohama Oktoberfest; chestnut treats

exhibitions Business with Vietnam The ASEAN Promotion Centre on Trade, Investment and Tourism will hold an “ASEAN Showcase — Vietnam” trade exhibition with business-matching activities at the ASEAN-Japan Hall in Minato Ward, Tokyo, from Oct. 20 to 23. Fifteen Vietnamese companies in the marine ...

Tea for tuna; enchanting eclairs; Haitian investment

| Sep 2, 2014

Tea for tuna; enchanting eclairs; Haitian investment

New products Tuna tea In collaboration with Ninben Co., Kachikaihatsu Co. is selling original packages of “katsuobushi odashi” (fermented and smoked skipjack tuna) for drinking at its Best Western hotels in Japan from August. The drink releases strong aromatic flavors of katsuobushi when brewed ...

Tropical resort getaway

| Jul 29, 2014

Tropical resort getaway

EVENT Tropical resort getaway Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse is organizing its fourth annual Red Brick Resort in August. During the opening event on Saturday, Mitsuo Shimizu, a world-class ice sculptor, will carve a unicorn beetle while spectators look on. Looking to convey an image ...

| Jul 1, 2014

Alaskan seafood fair; these colors run; construction expo

Seasonal Alaskan seafood fair Kakiyasu Honten Co., will be holding its second Alaska Seafood Fair in cooperation with the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute. Kakiyasu is a major Japanese food chain with a history dating back more than 140 years. The fair is an opportunity ...

Wind power generator; caramel sushi

| Jun 3, 2014

Wind power generator; caramel sushi

New products Wind power generator Thanko Co. has recently launched a new product called the Portable Wind Generator 2. The Tokyo-based company developed a mini wind turbine that can be attached to bicycles and motorcycles and makes use of the power of the wind ...

Out of this world sweat; EU health care program

| May 20, 2014

Out of this world sweat; EU health care program

new projects Out of this world sweat Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co. is participating in a Lunar Dream Capsule Project with its representative beverage Pocari Sweat, to send children’s dreams and messages to the moon. The project kicked off on May 15 and project staff will ...

Raising the bar; garden delight; Mother's Day special

| Apr 8, 2014

Raising the bar; garden delight; Mother's Day special

AnnouncementS Raising the bar The Tokyo Station Hotel, managed by Nippon Hotel Co., in March sent members of its staff to Singapore’s luxurious Raffles Hotel, in an effort to improve their level of service to meet global standards. The Tokyo Station Hotel was established ...