Wed, 22 Nov 2017 13:23:55
Japan’s famous milk-and-cheese pastries come to Bangkok
Bangkok now has another great source of fancy pastries – Thailand’s first branch of Japanese bakery chain the Tokyo Milk Cheese Factory – at Siam Paragon.
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:46:37
Ratchanok's campaign in China is over
The run of Ratchanok Intanon in the Tahoe China Open came to an end on Saturday as she went down to Japanese old foe Akane Yamaguchi 14-21 18-21 in the semi-finals in Fuzhou.
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:00:00
Saying it with an Issey Miyake flower
Fans of Issey Miyake rejoice! The much-loved Japanese brand has launched a new series of corsages made with its stream stretch textile for the festive season on the theme “Floriography”.
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:45:19
Japan railway 'deeply sorry' after train leaves 20 seconds early
A Japanese railway operator has issued a deep apology for the "tremendous nuisance" caused by a train departing 20 seconds early, surprising even a nation renowned for both punctuality and politeness.
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 01:00:00
PITCH FOR JAPAN STAKES
The Thai government is seeking Japanese investors from prefectures with high potential to further invest in the country's targeted industries as well as lending support to local SMEs.
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:34:54
World-famous artists headline first Bangkok Art Biennale
Yugoslav Marina Abramovic, Chinese-French Huang Yong Ping, South Korean Choi Jeong Hwa, Indonesian Heri Dono, Japanese Yoshitomo Nara and Thai Sakarin Krue-On will be showcased at the first Bangkok Art Biennale.
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Push for cross-border trade
Noriaki Goto, Krungsri President and CEO; Makoto Kobayashi, BTMU Managing Executive Officer and head of Financial Solutions Group; and Duangjai Asawachintachit, Secretary General of the Board of Investment recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) in support of cross-border trades by Thai operators wishing to invest abroad as well as Japanese operators wishing to invest in Thailand.
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 15:22:34
Subaru recalls 400,000 cars in Japan
Subaru recalled nearly 400,000 vehicles from its domestic market on Thursday due to an inspection scandal -- the latest to hit the beleaguered Japanese car industry.
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:48:54
The true taste of Born sake
The award-winning Yamazato restaurant at The Okura Prestige Bangkok is teaming up with the revered Japanese sake brewery Katoukichibee Shouten this Saturday (November 18) to create what promises to be a fabulous night – the Born Sake Dinner on Saturday.
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 09:25:21
Japan's SoftBank: 'No final agreement' on Uber
Japanese tech giant SoftBank Tuesday said there was "no final agreement" on an investment in Uber and warned it could pull out of a potential deal if the terms were unsatisfactory.
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 12:00:00
Gustatory treats from Japan
Mugendai, a premium Japanese restaurant, celebrates its seventh anniversary with an invitation to the chefs of six awarded Japanese restaurants to fly to Bangkok and prepare their signature dishes for Thai gourmets throughout November.
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Nothing’s going to change
Re: Stricter road-safety measures promised after 4 Japanese tourists killed
Sat, 11 Nov 2017 10:35:30
Survey reveals which Asia-Pacific countries are most active, pampered and gourmet
A report that aims to tease out trends among travelers in Asia-Pacific suggests that Japanese holidaymakers are the region’s biggest foodies while Aussies are most adventurous, and that Chinese travelers seek out luxurious experiences more than other countries.
Sat, 11 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Stricter road-safety measures promised after 4 Japanese tourists killed
AUTHORITIES HAVE promised tighter measures to ensure safer roads after a van accident in Ayutthaya killed four Japanese tourists and a Thai tour guide.
The Land Transport Department (DLT) also assured that all the victims would be fully compensated.
Fri, 10 Nov 2017 17:34:55
Stray cat a suspect in Japan attempted murder
A Japanese police probe into the attempted murder of an elderly bedridden woman has reportedly led to an unlikely suspect: a stray cat.