Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:45
Uniqlo launches third roadside-type store in Thailand
Uniqlo, the Japanese casual wear designer, manufacturer and retailer, is celebrating the first anniversary of its roadside-type store in Southeast Asia and Thailand by launching the third roadside-type store in the Pinklao area.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 01:00
Chinese ACmaker upbeat on Asean
Midea group sees high growth potential, aims to displace Korean, Japanese brands
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 06:21
Pancrase enters exclusive partnership with ONE
Tokyo - ONE Championship has just announced that it will be an exclusive partner of Japanese martial arts organization Pancrase.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 01:00
JBIC SUPPORTS HIGH-SPEED RAIL PROJECT
Japan Bank for International Cooperation or JBIC is continuing its support for building a high-speed train in Thailand, as well as supporting small and medium-sized Japanese enterprises expanding their investment in the Eastern Economic Corridor, Finance Minister Apisak Tantivorawong said after meeting with JBIC’s management yesterday.
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 18:30
Japanese ‘gangster’ held for using friend as ‘drug mule’
A 57-year-old Japanese man, who is a self-proclaimed former member of a gang in the Yakuza criminal syndicate, has been arrested for attempting to smuggle drugs to Japan, Crime Suppression Division (CSD) chief Pol Maj-General Jirapop Phuridech told the press on Wednesday.
Mon, 11 Mar 2019 08:20
Japan's Momota, China's Chen take All England Open titles
Kento Momota became the first Japanese man to win the AllEngland Open on Sunday, while China's Chen Yufei was the surprise women's champion.
Sat, 09 Mar 2019 17:14
Japanese woman confirmed as world's oldest person aged 116
A 116-year-old Japanese woman who still enjoys studying math and playing board games has been recognised as the world's oldest person, the Guinness World Records said Saturday.
Sat, 09 Mar 2019 11:38
Maestro Yazaki returns to Bangkok
Hikotaro Yazaki, the well known Japanese conductor will conduct in Bangkok the Pro Musica Orchesra this month and the SSMS Orchestra next month.
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 18:17
All Inspire forms JV with two Japanese developers for luxury Ekkamai project
Property firm All Inspire Development has formed a remarkable joint venture with two leading developers from Japan in launching a luxurious Bt4.8-billion residential project, the Impression Ekkamai, chief executive officer Thanakorn Thanawarith told a press conference on Monday.
Fri, 01 Mar 2019 15:55
Obituary : Veteran Japanese journalist died at 85
Veteran Japanese journalist and former Kyodo News Bangkok Bureau Chief, Fumio Matsuo, died in New York on February 26 while performing his duty at the age of 85.
Fri, 01 Mar 2019 01:00
All rocked up
Popular Japanese rock outfit One Ok Rock, who have a strong following in Thailand, will be the support act for Ed Sheeran’s “Divide” Asia Tour concert at Rajamangala Stadium on April 28.
Tue, 26 Feb 2019 16:17
Hot : Rare oarfish, seen as harbingers of doom, snagged in Japan
Tokyo - Two rare oarfish, giant deep-sea serpents long believed by locals to be a harbinger of earthquakes and tsunamis, have been caught off the Japanese island of Okinawa.
Tue, 26 Feb 2019 01:00
Japanese businesses, consumers turn to smartphone payments
MORE and more businesses in Japan are introducing cashless payment services via smartphones, with quick, easy methods such as scanning QR codes encouraging the spread of these payments. However, the field is getting crowded, which will lead to various issues.
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 01:00
Welcome to drone town
A sparsely populated Japanese locale is catching a buzz as the country’s drone-flying capital
Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:24
Strong quake hits Hokkaido Thursday night
A strong earthquake hit a wide area in Hokkaido on Thursday night, registering lower six on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of seven in the town of Atsuma in the prefecture. No tsunami warning was issued.