Moritomo Gakuen applies for bankruptcy protection

Apr 21, 2017

Moritomo Gakuen applies for bankruptcy protection

The troubled Osaka school operator at the center of national political scrutiny applied for protection from creditors on Friday via court-mediated rehabilitation. The links alleged between nationalism-espousing school firm Moritomo Gakuen and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife, Akie, who promoted it, have ...

Minimalist hotel targets tourists at Kansai International Airport

Apr 2, 2017

Minimalist hotel targets tourists at Kansai International Airport

A hotel with 153 high-end capsule-type guest rooms recently opened at Kansai International Airport in Osaka to cater mainly to foreign visitors. First Cabin Kansai Airport, located in the Aeroplaza commercial complex near Terminal 1, offers two types of rooms — one dubbed “first ...