Boutique design hotels for the discerning staycationer

Despite the current shortage of international tourists to Tokyo, many new hotels, originally hoping to host an Olympic rush, have had no choice but to open. With so many beautifully designed and reasonably priced, perhaps now is the time for Japanese residents to enjoy a stay. “On: Design” discovers four …

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President Bio accused of misogyny and lies over denial of entry to hotels in Japan – Sierra Leone Telegraph

Sierra Leone Telegraph: April 11, 2021: Serious doubts are again expressed about the integrity and credibility of the President of Sierra Leone, Julius Maada Bio, who is now accused of misogyny, as well as of lying about the denial of entry into hotels in Japan in as president because of …

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Loan vehicles: generate income, customer satisfaction

While some stores may be reluctant to use loaner vehicles, if managed effectively, they can positively impact your business in many ways, resulting in higher sustained income. Here are a few ideas that I am pushing for stores evaluating a new loan program or looking to maximize the value of …

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Afternoon tea at the Tokyo edition, Toranomon

The Tokyo edition, Toranomon offers one of the best views of the city skyline with the Tokyo Tower looming out front. The chic hotel lobby bar is the hottest place in town to hang out over a cocktail, but the upscale venue also offers afternoon tea service when you’re feeling …

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Fearing Osaka-like outbreak, Kyoto asks restaurants to close earlier

Kyoto / Sendai – The Kyoto prefectural government decided on Friday to ask restaurants and bars in 16 prefecture towns to postpone their closing hours to 9 p.m. or earlier to contain the spread of the coronavirus. The request, decided at the day’s meeting of the prefectural government’s coronavirus working …

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The government is reviewing its policy of helping guest restaurants to reduce their hours

The government on Thursday decided on a new policy of providing different amounts of aid to catering establishments that accept requests for reduced opening hours in areas under a state of emergency related to COVID-19, or new disease countermeasures, depending on the size of their operations. This decision is designed …

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Tokyo seeks virus-related fine for restaurants as Osaka considers tougher measures

As the country prepares for a fourth wave of COVID-19 infections, Osaka Prefecture plans to ask the central government to designate the prefecture as an area requiring stricter anti-virus measures, while the Tokyo Metropolitan Government initiated legal proceedings to impose fines. restaurants that failed to comply with an early closing …

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Tokyo lands seven places in Asia’s 50 best restaurants 2021

With social distancing rules, restaurant closings, and reduced opening hours, this hasn’t been a good year for dining out. That said, the world’s best restaurants have worked tirelessly to stay one step ahead until the food scene can fully reopen once again. Menus have been reinvented and cooking techniques refined …

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Japanese competitive eater Max Suzuki oversees new delivery restaurant chain with mega portions

Our very own Mr. Sato was thrilled to get his hands on their 1.8 kilogram (3.97 lb) yakisoba dish. Never one to shy away from a gigantic food challenge, our Japanese correspondent Mr Sato has seen its fair share of absolutely ridiculous portions in its time. That’s why he immediately …

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Delivery on last mile vehicles | Fleet owner

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to an upsurge in online sales and, consequently, parcel deliveries. While e-commerce consumption has steadily increased over the years, the pandemic has accelerated this growth. According to Chris Reamsnyder, vice president of sales, commercial vehicles for Raybestos, an automotive brake brand, projections suggest this level …

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Visit the shops and restaurants inside the JR East station gates with your IC card

Major city transit hubs like Ueno, Shinagawa, and Tokyo Stations have more than just train platforms. These bustling one-stop shops, called ekinaka to locals, offers restaurants, shops, and sometimes even an entire department store inside its front doors. Ekinaka like Tokyo Gransta, Execute Shinagawa and Ecute Ueno have become popular …

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Wide range of Bosch cabin filters for electric vehicles

Over the past year, the number of newly registered electric vehicles has increased dynamically due to government incentives, expanding charging infrastructure and growing environmental awareness. As a result, electric cars and plug-in hybrids are also of increasing importance for workshops. With market coverage exceeding 90%, the Bosch range includes cabin …

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Toyota corrects course on electric vehicles with new models for the United States

Toyota Motor Corp. plans to launch two new battery-powered vehicles in the United States this year, revising its earlier tentative stance on electric vehicles and trucks. The automaker said on Wednesday it would begin selling the unnamed electric vehicles and an unspecified plug-in hybrid model, adding to a lineup of …

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Tokyo hotels offer rooms for remote working at just 500 per day

A year after the start of the coronavirus pandemic, many companies are still adapting to the concept of remote working. It was previously rare in Japan but, as the second state of emergency is prolonged, telecommuting is strongly encouraged by the Tokyo government, which declared February as an Emergency Telework …

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Top 5: Tokyo’s Best Teishoku Restaurants

The proverbial bread and butter on restaurant menus across Japan is teishoku (written in the menus). Translated as “fixed meal”, it’s a far cry from “do you want fries with that?” »Sets found in fast food outlets. The teishoku business card is a well-rounded variety, and you can expect your …

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San Diego restaurants to get city push to fix unsafe outdoor dining spaces

While restaurants are still not allowed to serve customers outside, the City of San Diego wants to ensure that once the current pandemic restrictions are relaxed, temporary outdoor decks, tents and canopies are safe and secure. code compliant. Beginning February 1, San Diego Fire Department personnel will contact local business …

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Desperate restaurants challenge Japan’s virus brakes to stay open late

A sprawling restaurant in Tokyo’s upscale Nishi-Azabu district, Gonpachi is perhaps best known for inspiring the location of Quentin Tarantino’s most daring fight scene in “Kill Bill”. Now he’s at the center of a different kind of battle: one between authorities calling on restaurants to close early to stem the …

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Los Gatos restaurants invest thousands in outdoor dining

After making massive investments in outdoor dining when shelter-in-place restrictions were eased for a time last year, restaurant owners in Los Gatos weren’t too happy to return to business models. take-out and curbside when Santa Clara County locked down on the holiday again. But they hope those investments will pay …

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These Tokyo stores and restaurants have closed for good this year

Tokyo is an ever-changing city with restaurants and shops opening and closing regularly – but more so in this year of the Covid-19 pandemic. On the one hand, we have seen some exciting new additions in anticipation of the Tokyo Olympics, like that of Shibuya Miyashita Park, the metropolis also …

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Update: 19 restaurants offering take-out Christmas dinners

Since our Thanksgiving takeout list was such a hit, we’re listing restaurants in Snohomish County offering takeout Christmas dinner. If you’re not celebrating Christmas, show your support by ordering from a local Chinese restaurant. Here we list 19 local restaurants. Did we miss yours? Email [email protected] and let us know. …

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Thousand vehicles stranded, 10,000 without electricity after heavy snowfall

NIIGATA – About 1,100 vehicles were stranded on a highway and more than 10,000 households suffered power outages on Thursday as heavy snow fell over a large area along the Sea of ​​Japan coast, the government said. and the police. Snow has disrupted several road and rail services since Wednesday …

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Gaussin tests the first locally manufactured electric vehicles in Qatar’s free zones

APM 75T units Gaussin announced the testing of the first electric vehicles in Qatar in the Ras Bufontas free zone, which will help reduce carbon emissions at the port of Hamad. The manufacturer is deploying the first batch of electric terminal tractors – the APM 75T – for QTerminals, which …

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Tokyo still has more Michelin-starred restaurants than any other city in the world

For restaurants in Tokyo and around the world, 2020 will be one of the industry’s toughest years. But, despite the difficulties, December 7 was an opportunity to celebrate the resilience, excellence and future of restaurants, with the release of the Michelin Guide Tokyo 2021. Announced via the live-stream below, a …

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Teacher creates bingo game to help Wichita restaurants

A college teacher and Wichita food enthusiast has come up with a new game that he hopes will help lesser-known Wichita restaurants survive the pandemic. Tyler Morgan, a seventh-grade geography teacher at Mayberry Middle School, said he loves eating out, especially at places like Rene’s Restaurant and Yokohama Ramen Joint. …

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Hilton to open three new hotels in Portugal

Hilton today announced plans to double its portfolio in Portugal with agreements to open three new hotels, representing a combined investment of around € 60 million. The additions of Hilton Porto Gaia, Legacy Hotel Cascais, Curio Collection by Hilton and DoubleTree by Hilton Lagoa Azores mark an important milestone for …

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New hotels: W Chengdu, Quest Preston, etc.

TTG Asia weekly roundup of new hotel openings and announcements. W Chengdu, ChinaOwned by KWG Group Holdings, W Chengdu is located in the Chengdu High-Tech Industrial Development Zone and marks the debut of W Hotels in southwest China. The hotel offers 297 rooms and suites, including the Extreme Wow Suite …

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Tokyo urges restaurants and bars to close early, people to stay home amid Covid-19 wave

According to The Mainichi Shimbun, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government has called for sites to shorten their opening hours to a three-week period as the metropolis continues to register a high number of new Covid-19 case. This applies to restaurants that serve alcohol, bars, and nightlife businesses such as karaoke lounges. …

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SiteMinder, AsiaPay partner to boost digital payments in Asian hotels

Hotel customer acquisition platform SiteMinder has partnered with AsiaPay, a digital payment service provider, to simplify the online payment process for consumers booking hotel rooms in Asia. Thanks to this partnership, which comes amid growing consumer demand for choice and contactless experiences, AsiaPay’s payment gateways – PayDollar, PesoPay and SiamPay …

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Toyota acquires license to assemble vehicles in Ghana

Economic news for Monday, November 2, 2020 Source: dailymailgh.com 2020-11-02 Toyota Tsusho Corporation Toyota Tsusho Corporation has announced that it has acquired a license for a vehicle assembly company, a first for a Japanese company in Ghana. The planned production capacity of the new plant is 1,300 units per year, …

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The three new restaurants you should try at Gems Aoyama Cross in Shibuya

Characterized by its seashell white spiral staircase, Gems Aoyama Cross is Aoyama’s hottest new venue that opened last month. Despite its grandiose exterior, the building houses only seven businesses which consist of a few boutiques, restaurants and beauty salons. Photo: Yuki Nakamura Some of the stores cater for oddly specific …

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Indoor dining spins Redwood City restaurants

REDWOOD CITY, CA – Many restaurants in Redwood City have welcomed patrons for dining inside, a small step towards a return to normalcy amid the coronavirus crisis that has given a much needed boost to a ailing sector of the local economy. Restaurants in Redwood City have been allowed to …

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Best Western Hotels & Resorts Unveils Inaugural Property in Fukuoka, Japan

Best Western® Hotels & Resorts continues to expand its portfolio in Japan with the launch of Best Western Plus Fukuoka Tenjin-minami, the brand’s first hotel in Fukuoka, an attractive coastal city and the largest metropolis on the island of Kyushu . The Best Western Plus Fukuoka Tenjin-minami is a brand …

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Leading Hotels of the World adds 12 members

NEW YORK — The Leading Hotels of the World Ltd. (LHW) added 12 new members to its portfolio. LHW’s fall collection is defined by their independence and deep cultural ties within their destinations. Additions to the property include hotels around the world set in restored monasteries, luxurious tent camps, expansive …

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Best Western Hotels & Resorts commits to Japan’s bright future with the opening of the Best Western Hotel Fino Shin-Yokohama

Best Western Hotels & Resorts continued to expand its portfolio in Japan with the launch of Best Western Hotel Fino Shin-Yokohama in Yokohama, Japan’s bustling seaport and second largest city. The Best Western Hotel Fino Shin-Yokohama is nestled in central Yokohama, just a five-minute walk from JR Shin-Yokohama Station – …

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Best Western Hotels & Resorts commits to Japan’s bright future with the opening of the Best Western Hotel Fino Shin-Yokohama – Hospitality Net

Best Western Hotels & Resorts continued to expand its portfolio in Japan with the launch of the Best Western Hotel Fino Shin-Yokohama in Yokohama, the bustling seaport and the second largest city in Japan. The Best Western Hotel Fino Shin-Yokohama is nestled in central Yokohama, just a five-minute walk from …

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Kabutocho in Nihonbashi reinvents itself with trendy new restaurants and bars

Tokyo’s old Wall Street might not be the first place that comes to mind when thinking of a hip new foodie destination, but that’s exactly what’s taking shape in Kabutocho. Right next to Nihonbashi Station, Kabutocho flourished in the 1920s as Tokyo’s commercial center and was home to the country’s …

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts expands in Asia with brand new midscale hotel in Tokyo

Best Western Hotel Fino Tokyo — Photo by BWH Hotel Group® Best Western Hotel Fino Tokyo — Photo by BWH Hotel Group® Best Western® Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of the Best Western Hotel Fino Tokyo Akasaka, located at 3-7-12, Akasaka, Tokyo. The hotel has 87 rooms, including standard, …

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Five cool new restaurants to check out at Eat Play Works in Hiroo, Shibuya

It sounds like a modern take on Tokyo’s famous bustling food scene, but instead of the side-by-side 1600s street stalls or cozy 20th-century ramen shops, this new dining room in Hiroo has 16 (September 17). small restaurants side by side. Called Eat Play Works, the resort offers a unique dining …

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These 16 Tokyo Hotels Offer Local Residents Up To 50% Off

Japan’s Go to Travel campaign has not gone as well for Tokyoites so far, with the city currently being excluded from the campaign due to a spike in cases of the Covid-19 coronavirus. With people discouraged from traveling to or from Tokyo, hotels in the city are now offering vacation …

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Philips MasterDuty lighting line for medium and heavy vehicles

Lumileds has launched a new line of Philips MasterDuty headlight bulbs specifically designed for Class 2-8 medium and heavy duty trucks. According to the company, the bulbs are designed to handle rough terrain and damaged pavement while providing protection against mechanical shock. The bulbs should also offer a battery life …

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Marriott expands AC Hotels brand in Japan

AC Hotel by Marriott Tokyo Ginza — Photo by Marriott Marriott has extended its AC Hotels brand to Japan, with the opening of the 296-room AC Hotel by Marriott Tokyo Ginza. Located in Tokyo’s upscale Ginza district, the hotel’s modern glass and stone facade makes it a standout landmark in …

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These are the best restaurants in Leeds to try when they reopen – according to TripAdvisor

After months of eating there, it’s no surprise that many of us are looking forward to our first meal. To help you decide where to go for that special occasion, here are the top 10 restaurants in Leeds, according to TripAdvisor. La Taberna is a popular family-run tapas restaurant, located …

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Top 5: The best pizzerias in Tokyo

Once upon a time, you would probably have been laughed out of the room for trying to compare any pizza in Japan to those in the homeland of the dish. Now Tokyo acts as a ready challenger, with enough interesting options to make compiling a list of the best pizzerias …

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Restaurants try drive-thru amid virus in Japan’s largest Chinatown

Yokohama – A group of about 20 restaurants in Yokohama’s Chinatown launched a drive-thru Wednesday as part of efforts to retain customers amid the coronavirus pandemic. Customers who order by phone in advance can purchase hot meals at restaurants in a nearby parking lot, according to the Yokohama Chinatown Development …

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Yokohama’s Chinatown Restaurants Launch Drive-thru Amid Virus

A group of about 20 restaurants in Yokohama’s Chinatown launched a drive-thru on Wednesday as part of efforts to retain customers amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. Customers who order by phone in advance can pick up hot meals from restaurants in a nearby parking lot, according to the Yokohama Chinatown …

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U.S. auto market glut leaves freighters laden with parked vehicles at sea

Nearly two football fields long, the freighter Jupiter Spirit arrived in the Port of Los Angeles on April 24 after a nearly three-week journey from Japan, ready to unload its cargo of approximately 2,000 Nissan Armada SUVs, Rogue crossovers and Infiniti sedans in a quick half-day operation. But when the …

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The 5 best Japanese restaurants in San Diego🥇

Different types of sashimi. Source: Pixabay Below is a list of the best Japanese restaurants in San Diego. To help you find the best Japanese restaurants near you in San Diego, we’ve put together our own list based on this list of review points. The best Japanese restaurants in San …

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Governor condemns restaurants in Japan for banning foreigners amid virus fears

Saga Governor Yoshinori Yamaguchi addresses the press after a meeting of the Coronavirus Countermeasures Working Group on March 27, 2020 (Mainichi / Shizuka Takebayashi) SAGA – A governor in southwestern Japan has criticized local businesses for refusing to serve overseas customers over fears over the coronavirus pandemic, telling them to …

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Racist letters sent to Yokohama Chinatown restaurants amid Japan coronavirus fears

A letter sent to a longtime restaurant in Yokohama’s Chinatown shows discriminatory attacks against Chinese people, in this photo taken in Kaiinkaku in the city’s Naka district on March 4, 2020. (Mainichi/Hiroshi Maruyama) YOKOHAMA — Several restaurants in Chinatown in this city, south of Tokyo, have received letters containing hate …

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Nissan adds nearly 346,000 vehicles to Takata recall saga

Automotive News FILE – In this file photo from February 9, 2017, the Nissan Motor Co. logo is seen on a car on display in the gallery at its global headquarters in Yokohama, near Tokyo. Nissan is recalling more than 450,000 vehicles around the world because a brake fluid leak …

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Over 300 participating restaurants announced for Dine Out Vancouver 2020

Going on a diet in January? Not for Vancouverites. 18and The annual Dine Out Vancouver festival begins January 17 and ends February 2, 2020. It’s the largest foodie event in Canada, with over 300 restaurants participating this year. Pre-fixed multi-course menus priced at $15, $25, $35 and $45 will be …

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New hotels around the world for 2020

From a bursting new project in downtown Las Vegas to new properties in the Caribbean and Europe, 2020 is shaping up to be a great year for new ones. Hard Rock alone plans to open nine hotels around the world. THE ADVERTISEMENT Here’s a look at some of the new …

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