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 ...

Government to approve Osaka's bid to host 2025 World Expo

Mar 28, 2017

Government to approve Osaka's bid to host 2025 World Expo

The government will give the go-ahead to Osaka Prefecture’s bid to host the 2025 World Exposition, sources said. Japan is estimating that the event, which is to be held between May and November 2025, will bring economic benefits worth ¥1.90 trillion ($17.18 billion) over ...