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Country of Focus: Japan

The 6-day Asian Festival of Children's Content 2016 ended today at the atrium of the National library at Victoria street where one of the highlight is the Japan booth 

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Sunday, 29 May 2016

Japan Food Town

Japan Food Town to open at Wisma Atria this July, bringing together rich Japanese culture and ingredients to Singapore. Slated to open on 16 July 2016 

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Wednesday, 18 May 2016

The Best Cheese Tart Ever

We all know that popular Hokkaido cheese tart Bake Cheese Tart has opened it first store in Singapore in April and we wonder why they are considerably “The Best Cheese Tart Ever” 

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Monday, 09 May 2016

Kyushu Pancake coming soon

According to Kyushu Pancake Singapore Facebook page, the popular Japanese cafe will be opening its first Singapore outlet in early May at Thomson Road 

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Friday, 29 April 2016

Fly to JAPAN!

As part of the SJ50 celebration, you can now fly to Japan at special anniversary price with Singapore Airlines, ANA and Japan Airlines 

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Tuesday, 12 April 2016

The Cat and Royal Rooster

Continuing the Namiki tradition of its delicate and fine depiction of Japanese emblems and mythological creatures on its fountain pens, Namiki unveils two new additions to the Chinkin Collection 

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Wednesday, 09 March 2016

No room for jealousy this Valentine’s Day

According to the 2015 Rakuten Shopping Secrets survey, one in four males in Singapore indicated feelings of jealousy when their partner receives a Valentine’s gift from an ex-partner 

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Saturday, 13 February 2016

World Whisky of the Year 2015

Yamazaki Sherry Cask 2013 has been awarded “World Whisky of the Year” in the 2015 edition of Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible, scoring 97.5 marks out of 100 

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Thursday, 04 February 2016

SJ50 - 50 years of Singapore-Japan Diplomatic Relations

What is this SJ50 all about? Basically, 2016 marks the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Japan and Singapore. In celebrating this remarkable year in both nations 

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Monday, 01 February 2016

Watch LIVE Tokyo New Year Eve 2016 Fireworks

Also known as Shogatsu 正月, New Year in Japan is one of the most celebrated events in most cities and urban areas across Japan which include concerts, countdowns, fireworks 

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Thursday, 31 December 2015

Times Square 2016 New Year’s Eve Celebration

1 Billion Viewers around world expected to watch TOSHIBA VISION in Times Square as the official sponsor for the Times Square New Year’s Eve celebration. The iconic 60 seconds countdown to midnight 

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Monday, 28 December 2015

World's biggest photography competition

With just days until the close of the 2016 Sony World Photography Awards, photographers from around the world are invited to submit their best pictures shot in 2015 for free 

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Tuesday, 22 December 2015

Machicon WOW in Kuala Lumpur

Following the success of Machicon events in Japan and Singapore, the Kuala Lumpur version was held at Publika Shopping Gallery Mall last month on November 27 where over 160 participants 

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Monday, 14 December 2015

Choya won 4 medals in SF World Spirits Competition

The San Francisco World Spirits Competition, the largest, most influential international spirits competition in America, is judged by a prestigious panel of nationally recognized spirits experts 

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Friday, 11 December 2015

JAL - Guide to Japan

JAL's awarded travel website "Guide to Japan" is now available on mobile. Since its launch in 2005, the website has become a popular travel information section under JAL global website 

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Thursday, 19 November 2015

Machicon 街コン returns

Machicon returns, but this time, it will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, at Publika Shopping Gallery. For the first time in Malaysia, Grabit, a mobile app in Malaysia together with HaiJapan 

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Wednesday, 28 October 2015

Finest and the freshest @ Oishii Japan 2015

Visitors to Oishii Japan this year can look forward to sampling a wider range of the best natural produce from the freshest vegetables and fruits to premium grade meats and seafood 

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Thursday, 15 October 2015

EMPORIUM SHOKUHIN

Look out for Singapore’s first Japanese food shopping and dining destination with all-under-one-roof concept featuring a Japanese gourmet grocer, live seafood market 

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Wednesday, 30 September 2015

エクストラコールド Asahi Super Dry Extra Cold Bar

Can I have a glass of 'sub-zero' beer? Accordingly to several online reports, local consumers are expected to see an Asahi Super Dry Extra Cold Bar by end of 2015 

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Tuesday, 08 September 2015

Time to vote | Your vote counts

While General Election 2015 is heating up in Singapore, there is another voting campaign alongside. From today till 9 September, UNIQLO will be holding an online poll 

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Friday, 04 September 2015

清酒 Sake Festival Singapore 2015

The Sake Festival Singapore hit up over last Saturday at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre featuring some 47 participating sake breweries, F&B stalls and other Japanese products 

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Wednesday, 02 September 2015

Namiki Limited Edition Kabuto

Only 170 pieces of Namiki Limited Edition Kabuto will be made available worldwide!! Namiki, Japan’s leading brand in Maki-e 蒔絵 (Japanese lacquer art) fountain pens 

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Thursday, 27 August 2015

Canon PhotoMarathon 2015 (Photos)

Held on 22 August at Hall C of the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre, the 13th instalment of the region’s largest photo competition, Canon PhotoMarathon 2015, was an annual calendar highlight 

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Tuesday, 25 August 2015

New Majestic Hotel x Flaneur 5.0: Faris Nakamura

Located in the heart of Chinatown, the New Majestic Hotel features an emphasis on strong design, local culture and the Arts. From the open concept period-inspired lobby 

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Wednesday, 19 August 2015

GOEN’s Ultimate Curry Rice Challenge!

Dare to take up the challenge to finish GOEN’s Ultimate Curry Rice under 10 minutes together with a friend or buddy? Here is the opportunity at GOEN 

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Wednesday, 05 August 2015

Liang Court brings you Summer Festival & Food Trail

At the Liang Court's Summer Festival, 3 Aug – 6 Sept, shoppers stand a chance to win a summer getaway to Japan (a pair of Air Tickets to Japan), travel vouchers and AsiaMalls shopping vouchers and more 

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Wednesday, 05 August 2015

Kao marks 50th year in Singapore

Leading Japanese manufacturer of consumer products, KAO, which was founded over 120 years ago in Japan, marks its 50th years in Singapore last Friday 

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Monday, 27 July 2015

MBS delivers Scoops of Hope

For the first time, Marina Bay Sands’ family of celebrity chef restaurants have joined hands to craft exclusive gelato flavours for Scoops of Hope 

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Friday, 10 July 2015

Kawaii Deco Sushi

In collaboration with the launch of Little Miss Bento's new book, Kawaii Deco Sushi, an exclusive deco sushi workshop conducted by Ms Shirley Wong was held at Candylicious last evening 

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Thursday, 09 July 2015

UTme! and UNIQLO Street Tales Media Preview Party

UNIQLO launched UTme! and UNIQLO Street Tales in a media preview party at Bugis+ on July 3, 2015, which was attended by over 150 guests from media and trade 

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Monday, 06 July 2015

GUNDAM BUILD FIGHTERS TRY

Have you visited the Gundam Docks at Singapore? Behind-the-scenes artistes from Japan, GUNDAM BUILD FIGHTERS TRY main voice cast and Japanese rock band BACK-ON, made a special appearance 

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Tuesday, 23 June 2015

Sales of PEPPER (ペッパー)

Pepper, the humanoid robot by Aldebaran Robotics and SoftBank Mobile designed with the ability to read emotions, went on sale in Japan last weekend. With 1,000 units available for purchase 

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Monday, 22 June 2015

Which is your FLAVOURite?

When was the last time you had taken instant noodle? Nissin Foods (Asia) had recently launched a new series of packaging for its 12 flavors of cup noodles and of these 

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Wednesday, 17 June 2015

LINE Friends Pop-up Store

LINE Friends Pop-up store returns to Singapore, for the second time, at 313@Somerset, located at the mall’s Atrium on Level 1 from June 8 to July 5, 2015. Favourite LINE character mascots 

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Tuesday, 09 June 2015

Savour Asahi Super Dry

Asahi Super Dry presents a series of exclusive collaborative menus from July to September 2015 at three Japanese F&B establishments Katanashi An, Boruto and E.Pachi 

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Thursday, 04 June 2015

Sony l The Sam Willows - Live the Change

As part of Sony’s Road to Zero environmental initiative, Sony has collaborated with up-and-rising Sony Music Artiste, The Sam Willows, in an effort to spread awareness around environmental conservation 

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Monday, 01 June 2015

Japan Day Project @ Cannes

Seven Japanese films were selected to screen at 2015 Cannes Film Festival. At the film festival, the Japan Day Project set up a Japan Pavilion and held various events and attractions 

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Thursday, 28 May 2015

Choya Cocktails @ Neon Pigeon (By Strictly Ours)

[Article from Strictly Ours] Made from the ume fruit, Choya is an all-natural traditional Japanese liqueur that requires a year to produce. The ume fruit has been commonly mistaken as plum 

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Wednesday, 27 May 2015

トイレ Restroom finder

Finding the nearest restroom on the road may be the toughest thing most drivers face. To help address this problem, Japanese carmaker Toyota Motor, Japan, is launching its 

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Monday, 18 May 2015

A visit to Prime Gyu-Kaku @ Chijmes by ANDMOREFOOD

Decent bbq-it-yourself wagyu (and more) at this newly-refurbished outlet of the gyu-kaku chain at chijmes. The once-chapel has been redone, with a long stretch of mid-ranging japanese restaurants 

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Thursday, 07 May 2015

Suntory Whisky 3D on the Rocks

Japanese advertising agency TBWA\Hakuhodo had created an innovative ways to enjoy Suntory whisky with the concept of '3D on the Rock' 

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Wednesday, 29 April 2015

Japanese photographer takes 3rd prize

The Honorary Jury of the world’s largest photography competition has awarded Japanese photographer Yoko Naito third prize in the Professional Travel category 

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Tuesday, 28 April 2015

Japan’s popular cooking studio is FINALLY here

At last the long wait is over and ABC Cooking Studio (ABCクッキングスタジオ) will officially open on Friday, April 24, at Takashimaya Shopping Centre Level 3 

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Thursday, 23 April 2015

TOTO Toilet Gallery @ Narita Airport

Japanese toilet manufacturer TOTO will be opening a restroom gallery at Narita Airport to promote its products and technologies to visiting tourists. Located at Narita Airport 

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Thursday, 16 April 2015

Mazda-designed Bicycle and Sofa Unveiled

Mazda-designed artworks were unveiled on the eve of opening the event “Mazda Design: The Car as Art,” in the Italian city of Milan on April 14 including “Bike by KODO concept” and “Sofa by KODO concept” 

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Wednesday, 15 April 2015

料理教室 ABC Cooking Studio To Open

ABC Cooking Studio from Japan will be opening in Singapore on 24 April and the studio will be located in the heart of Orchard Road, Takashimya Shopping Centre 

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Monday, 06 April 2015

Audi April Fools' Day gift

In honor of the Japanese rice-eating culture and exclusive only for Japan, the Audi A8 5.5 features the world’s first rice cooker in the rear sheet console which is exclusively designed 

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Friday, 03 April 2015

What is ABC Cooking Studio

ABC Cooking Studio from Tokyo was founded in 1987 and it operates over 130 studios in Japan which offer a more casual and friendly environment where people can enjoy themselves 

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Monday, 30 March 2015

First Pokemon Store

The first Pokémon store will be opening at Narita Airport on 29 April 2015 and is located on the 4th floor of the Main Building at Terminal 2. The store is a place for customers to experience 

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Friday, 27 March 2015

Goodbye for now… Tokyu Plaza Shibuya 東急プラザ 渋谷

After 49 years, the popular Tokyu Plaza Shibuya 東急プラザ 渋谷 near Shibuya Station in Shibuya ward 渋谷区, Tokyo, will be officially closed at 6.00pm today

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Sunday, 22 March 2015

Feeling the Street (Celebrate some of the world’s best buskers!)

Japanese automobile manufacturer, TOYOTA, launches ‘FEELING THE STREET’, a global street music initiative, on 18 March 2015. Every single day around the world, we are seeing 

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Friday, 20 March 2015

The Kabuki 歌舞伎 Fashion - Launching end March

Presenting Japan's traditional culture as world pop culture, UNIQLO will be collaborating with Shochiku Co. to launch the 'Shochiku Kabuki X Uniqlo Project' through Kabuki and clothes 

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Friday, 13 March 2015

Waku Ghin: Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants

Marina Bay Sands’ culinary finesse was recognized as the best in the industry as Waku Ghin by Tetsuya Wakuda was awarded at the 9th place in the annual Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 

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Thursday, 12 March 2015

Happy Birthday to the World’s oldest living person

According to Guinness World Records, 5 March is the 117th birthday of Japan's Misao Okawa, the world's oldest living person. Born in 1898 in Tenma district 

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Wednesday, 04 March 2015

Owl cafe?

Cat cafés may be a past for now. What have taken Japan by storm are the Owl cafés and one highlight is Fukuro Sabo Owl Café located in the Kokubunji city 国分寺市, Tokyo 

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Monday, 02 March 2015

Limited Edition Pens from Japan – 113 pieces worldwide

This Limited Edition Mont Blanc pen, from Japan, will be available in only 113 unique pieces worldwide. What is so special about this pen? 

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Saturday, 28 February 2015

Japan Airline goes Cheongsam

Good Morning! Ladies and Gentlemen. Welcome aboard Japan Airlines flight JL 712 bound for Tokyo, Narita International Airport. Your cabin crew are here to ensure you have an enjoyable flight 

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Wednesday, 25 February 2015

Wearable Banana… Edible too!

The world's first edible wearable device was unveiled at the recent Tokyo Marathon 2015 which is one of the largest Marathon events in Japan. The device can measure the runners' heart rate 

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Monday, 23 February 2015

The Fox Village in Japan

Unknown to many, there is a Fox village located in Japan's Miyagi Prefecture where visitors can get close to foxes and choose to feed them. The Zao Fox Village, locates at mountains near Shiroishi city 

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Tuesday, 10 February 2015

Kensai Food Promotion

All Kensai Festival has just started at Isetan Scotts supermarket to offer Singaporean a variety of food from the Kensai region, Japan. The 10-days festival includes demonstration from Edosan Yamatoya 

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Thursday, 05 February 2015

Festive Warehouse Sale

As the Chinese Lunar New Year is drawing near, Kuriya Japanese Market is proud to present the first Festive Warehouse Sale offering close to 100 items ranging from frozen seafood to meats 

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Thursday, 05 February 2015

Ramen Champion Singapore 2015

Ramen Champion Singapore hosted its 4th year of competition, RAMEN CHAMPION TASTING COMPETITION 2015, bringing the best ramen brands from Japan and Hong Kong for a fiery contest last week 

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Tuesday, 27 January 2015

This logo indicates Tax-Free Shop

Under the new Japan tax-free system which was introduced since October last year, the number of items eligible for tax exemption has been increasing. The number of tax-free zones has been expanded 

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Thursday, 22 January 2015

A Deep Sea Future City Concept – Could this be real?

The concept for a Deep Sea City of the Future, Ocean Spiral, may materialize by Shimizu Corporation, which is a leading Building, Civil engineering and Construction firm 

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Wednesday, 14 January 2015

Coming-of-Age 成人の日

Coming-of-Age Day 成人の日 is a Japanese holiday held annually on the second Monday of January. Celebrations are often held mark young men's and women's transitions into adulthood 

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Tuesday, 13 January 2015

Pay me (back) my KIRIN Beer?

In US, a beer maker, Anheuser-Busch InBev, was made to refund its Americans consumers who had purchased Kirin between 25 October 2009 and 17 December 2014 

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Friday, 09 January 2015

Owl cafes are the latest craze

What’s next after cat cafe concept? Cat cafe may be old news in Japan and Owl cafes are taking over as the latest craze. One includes 'Fukuro no Mise' cafe in Tokyo where you can enjoy coffee 

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Wednesday, 07 January 2015

Apple Japan’s 2015 FUKU Bag

An Apple store in Japan joined in the Japanese New Year tradition, Fukubukuro, last Thursday - giving its customers with great discount on Apple products and accessories 

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Monday, 05 January 2015

Celebrations ushered in 2015

New Year is definitely one of the most important traditional holidays celebrated in Japan, and today, Liang Court and Meidi-Ya supermarket ushered in 2015 with Taiko Drum, Shishimai 

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Thursday, 01 January 2015

Have you gotten your Fukubukuro?

With 4 days left to the New Year, Fukubukuro or lucky bags (or even known as mystery bags) are a special New Year’s treat for Japanese people. One of the fun New Year’s activities 

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Sunday, 28 December 2014

メリークリスマス l Tokyo Tower LIVE Cam

Ho! Ho! Ho! May your Christmas sparkle with moments of love and laughter. May it bring you joy, happiness and everything else you deserve. Have a Merry Christmas! 

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Wednesday, 24 December 2014

What you missed last week: クロマグロ Kuro Maguro

A Live Bluefin Tuna クロマグロ cutting show was presented last Friday at En Japanese Dining Bar @ Alocassia. Chef Ganeko Yutsuki specially flew in from Okinawa to showcase his cutting skills 

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Monday, 22 December 2014

Enjoy enjoy Okinawan-style HANAMI (Cherry Blossom viewing)

Many of us will probably travel from March to April to attend the Cherry Blossom festivals in main island, Japan. Guess where you can attend in January? Yes, Japan’s first cherry blossoms 

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Friday, 19 December 2014

Couples will be banned from this restaurant!

A restaurant in Japan will be denying entry of couples on Christmas Eve this year. As part of the ‘Anti-Loneliness’ trend in Japan, the spaghetti restaurant, PIA PIA 

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Monday, 15 December 2014

New Wave of Japanese Architecture

The Japan Creative Centre, Embassy of Japan and Tokyo University of Science are proud to present a lecture entitled 'New Wave of Japanese Architecture: Design, Technology and Education' 

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Monday, 15 December 2014

Amazing event! Just look at the crowd

The largest edition of South-east Asia’s most anticipated Jpop and Anime Festival, Anime Festival Asia 2014, was held last weekend at the Suntec Singapore convention & exhibition centre 

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Wednesday, 10 December 2014

Best Japanese Dining @ Epicurean Star Award

Two Japanese restaurants walked away with three Awards at the annual Restaurants Association of Singapore (RAS) Epicurean Star Award Gala Dinner held last week 

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Tuesday, 02 December 2014

What's Your View?

Sony has recently launched the ‘WHAT’S YOUR VIEW?’ regional campaign to capture two distinct photographic perspectives through the lenses of Sony’s sleek α5100 and α6000 cameras 

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Monday, 01 December 2014

Sushi Lovers: Pacific Bluefin Tuna is at risk of extinction

The Pacific Bluefin Tuna (Thunnus orientalis), クロマグロ, which is often used in sushi and sashimi dishes, is becoming harder to get and more expensive. Due to the increasing demand, the Bluefin Tuna 

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Friday, 21 November 2014

New TOYOTA's fuel cell sedan powered by HYDROGEN

Toyoto Motor has recently launched a fuel cell sedan 'Mirai' in Tokyo, a next-generation environment-friendly vehicle powered by HYDROGEN. The fuel cell sedan will go on sale in Japan 

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Thursday, 20 November 2014

Asanoya Bakery opens today, 2pm to 11pm

Opening to public from 2pm to 11pm today, everyone get to enjoy 20% off all bread and beverages, whilst stock last, at the newly opened Asanoya bakery café at Wilby Central 

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Saturday, 15 November 2014

Canon PhotoMarathon XII Results

The region’s largest photo competition, Canon PhotoMarathon 2014 (Singapore) took place on 1 November and let's take a look at the winning works 

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Monday, 10 November 2014

Yamaha Motor unveils two new YZF-R1 Supersport motorbikes

Yamaha Motor unveiled its new flagship YZF-R1 and high-end YZF-R1M supersport motorbikes at the 03 November press event of the EICMA international motorcycle show 

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Wednesday, 05 November 2014

Toyota Classics Charity Asian Tour moved audience

Toyota Classics, a regional Corporate Social Responsibly (CSR) program by Toyota, debuted its 25 Anniversary Charity Asian Tour with a successful one-night only concert 

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Tuesday, 04 November 2014

Niigata Fair weekend in pictures

In conjunction with the Niigata Fair at Isetan Jurong, the traditional Oni-daiko (鬼太鼓) performances from Sado-island in Niigata Prefecture were held last weekend 

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Tuesday, 04 November 2014

Hello Kitty 4.2km Run

The world's most famous feline character, HELLO KITTY, celebrated her 40th birthday with an inaugural Hello Kitty Run held at Sentosa yesterday. More than 17,000 participants 

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Sunday, 02 November 2014

Whisky Live Singapore: Nikka whisky

In the fifth edition of the Whisky Live Singapore, Nikka whisky featured its flagship brand TAKETSURU Pure Malt, award-winning blended malt name in honor of its founder and offered fascinating cocktails 

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Monday, 27 October 2014

What you missed at a-nation last Saturday

a-nation Singapore, the first overseas concert in South-east Asia for Japan’s largest summer festival ‘a-nation’, held a successful showcase for a crowd of 2,000 last Saturday 

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Monday, 20 October 2014

Ayumi Hamasaki and m-flo

Performing artistes Ayumi Hamasaki, as well as m-flo, attended the 「a-nation singapore」media conference yesterday afternoon. They will be joining 5 other artistes from Japan 

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Saturday, 18 October 2014

Oishii Japan 2014

Oishii Japan 2014 opens yesterday with the largest showcase of authentic Japanese food and beverages featuring 266 exhibitors from 32 Prefectures of Japan across 6,000 sqm 

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Friday, 17 October 2014

Sake Festival Singapore

The Sake Festival Singapore 2014, in its second edition, took place last Sunday at Suntec Convention Centre, featuring over 30 booths of sakes

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Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Japan’s largest summer festival 'a-nation'

GENERATIONS, a dynamic vocal and performance group from Japan, will be joining a number of Japanese artistes at a-nation singapore, the first overseas concert in South-east Asia

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Tuesday, 07 October 2014

Where are you Doraemon?

The largest Doraemon exhibition ‘100 Years before the Birth of Doraemon’ was held last summer in Hong Kong. The exhibition featuring 100 cute Doraemon

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Tuesday, 07 October 2014

Thumb Extension Stylus (Designed in Japan)

If your smartphone or tablet is too big for your hand, try this Thumb extension stylus that extends your 'finger' by about 15mm more and help you where you can’t reach at

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Thursday, 25 September 2014

Sentō (銭湯) is getting popular!

In the Ōta city (大田区) of Tokyo Metropolis, public bathhouses (also known as Sentō) are gaining popularity with tourists. With more than 693,717 populations living in 59.46 kilometres square area

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Tuesday, 16 September 2014

Nikon is the official camera of SIPF 2014

Nikon Singapore is proud to be the official camera of the 4th Singapore International Photography Festival (SIPF) 2014. The photography festival is a biennial event gathering creative minds

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Friday, 12 September 2014

What you may have missed at the DJ Night

Held last Saturday at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Marina Bay Sands, STGCC hosted DJ Night featuring 3 top Japanese DJs, Inu, D.watt and sasakure.UK

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Tuesday, 09 September 2014

Cosplayers : Asian Pop Culture Stars

Catch Kakkoi cosplayer Lenneth XVII (above) and Kawaii cosplayer Aliga at STGCC 2014, a two-day event held at Marina Bay sands. Priced at $19 for a one-day pass and $25 for a two-day pass

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Friday, 05 September 2014

Japan's Idea Superstore

4 September - Japan creative life store, Tokyu Hands, officially opens today. Shop and be inspired by new and popular Japanese products in their first store in Singapore

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Thursday, 04 September 2014

Turn your creativity into dollars with LINE stickers

With more than 490 million users, LINE Creators Market allows individuals and businesses to create and sell original and innovative stickers to all LINE users

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Wednesday, 03 September 2014

Hello Kitty’s 40th Anniversary in festive style!

SANRIO HELLO KITTY TOWN Nusajaya, the first official Hello Kitty Town experience outside Japan, is proud to present Hello Kitty Friends Forever, a party celebrating Hello Kitty’s 40th Anniversary

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Monday, 01 September 2014

Go Japan! Tailored plan for travel to Japan

Exclusively at NATAS Holiday 2014, Tenet Sompo Insurance is offering 45% off TravelJoy Single Trip plan with free limited edition luggage tag

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Friday, 29 August 2014

UNIQLO to launch the first SEA E-Commerce

Targeted to launch early September 2014, Singapore will be the first Southeast Asian country to introduce UNIQLO’s E-commerce (desktop) and M-commerce (mobile) platforms

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Thursday, 28 August 2014

Casio EDIFICE Festival of Speed

Experience the thrill of the racing season, EDIFICE Festival of Speed, at Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza this weekend. Participate in the Go-kart race and Racing Stimulators challenge

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Saturday, 23 August 2014

A look at the fountain pen collections

The three days ‘Maki-e Art Exhibition’ held at Japan Creative Centre (JCC) ends today. Namiki showcased some of its finest and most exclusive limited edition fountain pen collections

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Friday, 22 August 2014

LINE Launches Official Account for Manchester United

LINE, the world’s leading mobile platform with more than 490 million users, has recently announced the launch of an Official Account for the world famous football club, Manchester United

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Friday, 22 August 2014

AirAsia is now on LINE!

AirAsia is now on LINE, the world’s leading mobile platform which has over 490 million users in 230 countries. The airline will be sharing news, exciting new promotions and contests

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Wednesday, 13 August 2014

Niigata Rice Tasting 2014

The 2nd Niigata Rice Tasting event successfully took place at the Concorde Hotel on 1st August 2014 with four rice producers introduced different types of rice such as the renowned Koshihikari

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Thursday, 07 August 2014

Machicon 街コン Returns

For the third time in South East Asia, Machicon Singapore hosted over hundred male and female participants at 12 participating restaurants in Liang Court on Monday evening. The third edition was held exclusively

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Wednesday, 09 July 2014

Japanese automobile at The Cars@Expo

6 July - The Cars@Expo, the biggest one-stop car-mart event in Singapore, was held at Singapore Expo Hall 5. It featured new and pre-owned vehicles

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Sunday, 06 July 2014

Japanese Kit Kat Matcha hits neighbourhoods

[Hai Discover] - Not many people are aware that Japanese Kit Kat Matcha (Green Tea Flavor) from Japan has hit our shores, mainly in the neighbourhoods. The green tea flavored Kit Kat comprises

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Saturday, 28 June 2014

Tanabata 七夕 celebrates the reunion of the Cowherd & Weaver Girl

This July and August, Liang Court celebrates another Japanese cultural festival for the first time in Singapore – Tanabata 七夕. A Japanese version for Chinese Star Festival 乞巧节, 

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Saturday, 21 June 2014

Nihonshu: The art of sake making and tasting

16 June - Nine sake masters from Japan gathered and revealed their age-old traditions in sake making at Marina Bay Sands. More than 30 Japanese sake from breweries with a collective experience of 1673 years

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Thursday, 19 June 2014

F.A.M Cosplay singles competition

15 June – One highlight of this year Funan Anime Matsuri is the Cosplay singles competition where cosplayers stand to win up to $350 worth of CapitaVouchers. Yesterday was the last day

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Monday, 16 June 2014

Nikon Photo Contest Returns

The Nikon Photo Contest has been held since 1969 to provide an opportunity for photographers around the world to communicate and to enrich the photographic culture for professionals and amateurs alike.

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Saturday, 14 June 2014

2015 Sony World Photography Awards

The 2015 Sony World Photography Awards, organised by the World Photography Organisation, is now open for entries. 

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Thursday, 05 June 2014

Konnichiwa, Singapore!

Rakuten, Japan’s number one online shopping mall, has landed in Singapore with a Big Bang!

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Posted by Dominic Chow

Friday, 28 March 2014

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