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Since the economic bubble burst in Japan in the 1980s, the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (and their forebearers) have been working to get the economy back on track. Japan, as with many other countries, did rebuild but were hit with another recent recession, where they saw...

What better way to commute than riding a taxi serving ice cold drinks this summer. This is one of the taxi services the taxi operator, Nihon Kotsu, has recently introduced to help commuters freshen up before moving to their next destination. These taxis are called Lemon Hospitality Taxis which...

Japan is the land of amazing beauty and seasonal changes. However, the summer can be brutal with its record humidity and heat. Thank God for the ubiquitous convenience stores and drink vending machines easily available to quench your thirst. The options are endless, from the standard water to even...

Japan is often seen as a somewhat conservative country when it comes to fashion. For example, it's normal to see people in bizarre or overly fashionable outfits in big cities like Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, and Kyoto, but chances are slim in smaller cities or in the countryside. Nowadays, while...

Established in 1899, Suntory Beer is one of the world's greatest beers. Over the years, it has committed to providing Japan with excellent beer, and Suntory is always actively developing new products that bring new enjoyment to consumers. This time, they are introducing 15 limited-edition cans displaying 'shinkansen' trains...

Since 1965, Japan has developed a close relationship with kan kohi (canned coffee). In a survey conducted in the country, a typical Japanese consumer can consume an average of 100 cans of coffee each year. To keep up with the fast growing demand of the Japanese tastebuds, beverage industries...

Besides skincare, another secret of Japanese women is the use of supplements such as collagen. While some scientists claim that ingesting collagen is no different from ingesting protein powder, I am more inclined to believe the Japanese as they totally have the best skin quality in the world. d.hatena.ne.jp/ Collagen...

Whiskey... Love it or hate it, it is here to stay. Movies, TV shows, magazines, everyone is promoting whiskey these days. Whether you like it on the rocks, with gin, with a water back, or simply in a bottle with a straw (if it has been one of those weeks),...

When most people think of whiskey (or whisky, depending where it’s from, of course!) they tend to think of Ireland and Scotland but for quite some years now Japan has been becoming more and more well known for producing some of the best whiskey around. Yamazaki Distillery tour Author's photo One...

If you are beer connoisseur and you are based in Tokyo, here are the three beer museums you can visit. You can sip a beer and look at the history of local beer making. 1. Yebisu Beer Museum sapporoholdings.jp/ sapporoholdings.jp/ Being one of the oldest breweries in Japan inspired from the German beer...

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