The Waldorf Astoria Hotel is the second property to be advertised under the brand in Japan, join the next Waldorf Astoria Tokyo Nihonbashi. There are a dozen Conrad hotels across China, including the Conrad Jiuzhaigou scheduled to open before the end of the year. Hilton recently signed a multi-hotel deal with Shimao Group Holdings Ltd …

The capital of Japan, Tokyo, has unique flood control facilities that help prevent rainwater-related disasters. The densely populated city has a massive underground water storage system to prevent flooding during the rainy season. One of the largest rainwater storage pipes in Japan is the “Wada Yayoi Trunk Sewer”. With an internal diameter of 8.5 meters, …

Enter Wall Street with Street Insider Premium. Claim your 1-week free trial here. Small Luxury Hotel of Okura Group to Herald a New Era of Kyoto Aesthetics in Collaboration with Traditional Japanese Crafts Unit “GO ON” TOKYO – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Okura Nikko Hotel Management Co., Ltd. is pleased to announce that on January 20, …

Kawasaki Frontale will host Gamba Osaka at Kawasaki Todoroki Stadium on Matchday 37 of the J1 League on Saturday. The hosts enter the game after a 4-1 win over Gamba rivals Cerezo Osaka last weekend. Leandro Damiao’s brace in the first half guided the champions to a convincing victory. Gamba Osaka lost 3-1 to Nagoya …

INAMI, Hyogo Prefecture – A man was arrested on November 24 on suspicion of murdering his two young nephews by setting their house on fire while they were sleeping and their parents were out, police said. Tomeyo Matsuo, 51, who also lived in the house and had been missing since the fire, admitted the murder …

Tokyo Revengers is a well-known Japanese manga series enveloping the element of action, thriller, sci-fi and Yanki. The series is the adaptation of the animated television series from Liden Films. The history of the show is written by Ken Wakui, in the direction of Koichi Hatsumi, Minoru Ashina and Tsutomu Hanabusa. The show is one …

As the National Women’s Soccer League recoils from yet another harassment scandal, the WE League knows it cannot keep tabs on developments in the Pacific. The 2021 season of America’s top women’s football league ended on Saturday, with the Washington Spirit crowned champions after an overtime victory over the Chicago Red Stars. Less than 48 …

The high school where a student was allegedly stabbed is seen in Yatomi, Aichi Prefecture, November 24, 2021. (Photo partially edited) (Mainichi / Sanami Kato) NAGOYA – A 14-year-old high school student from central Japan was rushed to hospital with cardiopulmonary arrest on the morning of November 24 after another student allegedly stabbed him, authorities …

Ashleigh Barty admits she was “a little shaken” by questions about her position as world No.1 earlier this year, and says her “competition” pushed her to maintain her place at the top of the table. Barty has been in the No.1 ranking since September 2019 and recently became the eighth woman to reach 100-week career …

TOKYO (AP) – Japan and Vietnam signed a space defense and cybersecurity cooperation agreement on Tuesday, as the two Asian countries rapidly strengthen military ties amid assertiveness concerns from China. Japanese Defense Minister Nobuo Kishi told reporters that the space and cyberspace deal was aimed at responding to a “strong sense of urgency” over activities …