Apr 28, 2016

Surge in foreign visitors boosts profits of ANA, JAL in fiscal 2015

Robust demand from foreign travelers to Japan boosted profits of the country’s two major airlines in fiscal 2015, according to their earnings reports released Thursday. ANA Holdings Inc. reported a record group net profit of ¥78.17 billion ($723 million) for the year through March ...

Kyoto State Guesthouse opens to public for trial run

Apr 28, 2016

Kyoto State Guesthouse opens to public for trial run

The government began a 12-day public opening of the Kyoto State Guesthouse on Thursday as a trial run before year-round access begins in July. The government is opening up the Japanese-style facility used to accommodate heads of states, prime ministers and other guests from ...