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Japanese cheese squeeze: Local manufacturers fret over EU deal | Life , Living | THE DAILY STAR

Japanese cheese squeeze: Local manufacturers fret over EU deal | Life , Living | THE DAILY STAR | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
It was three decades ago, but Kazuhiko Ochiai still remembers his first taste of cheese when he visited France, a palate pleaser that inspired the former researcher to start producing his own variety in Japan.
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Shoot for the Stars or the Sun?: Marketing to Chinese vs. Japanese Luxury Consumers

Shoot for the Stars or the Sun?: Marketing to Chinese vs. Japanese Luxury Consumers | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
What are the big differences between Japanese and Chinese luxury consumers?
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Japan data: Overall Household Spending for August: +2.8% m/m (expected +0.1%)

Japan data: Overall Household Spending for August: +2.8% m/m (expected +0.1%) | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
Monster beat for this … plenty of double-takes happening right now
up 2.8% y/y
- expected 0.1% y/y, prior 0.1
Japanese consumers seemingly went nuts with the spending in August. 
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Vent (and mute) your anger with the Sakeboard Shouting Jar

Vent (and mute) your anger with the Sakeboard Shouting Jar | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
Anger management, Japanese-style.
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Keen on cruising: Japan joins the latest global travel trend

Keen on cruising: Japan joins the latest global travel trend | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
Cruising is a big industry, with millions of people getting on board countless luxurious vessels around the world each year. And while Japan might not be the first destination you think of when considering a cruise, the country is becoming more popular and it’s people keener on cruising. With an…
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Tourism promotion lures Japanese with scents of Gold Coast - The Queensland Cabinet and Ministerial Directory

Tourism promotion lures Japanese with scents of Gold Coast - The Queensland Cabinet and Ministerial Directory | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
In an innovative attempt to lure more Japanese visitors to the Gold Coast, the Palaszczuk Government has worked with a Japanese company to develop a range of tea that smells like the Coast.
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Who is Yoshi, the 14-year-old Japanese Instagram fashion star? –

Who is Yoshi, the 14-year-old Japanese Instagram fashion star? – | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
Yoshi has gained the attention of Virgil Abloh, Nicola Formichetti, and Helmut Lang.
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Japan's online fashion revolution gathers speed as brands bid to catch up with industry leader Zozotown

Japan's online fashion revolution gathers speed as brands bid to catch up with industry leader Zozotown | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
Zozotown, which swooped in as a little-known retail website and prodded once-reluctant Japanese consumers to shop online for clothes, is now facing stiff c
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DOT to boost Japanese tourist arrivals | Philippine Information Agency

DOT to boost Japanese tourist arrivals | Philippine Information Agency | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
 TOKYO, Japan, July 5 -- “As we face the next half of 2018, we look forward with excitement to hitting a new high in Japanese tourism arrivals by breaching the 600,000 mark,” said Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat during the recen
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Suntory, Asahi, and Coca-Cola are rolling out colorless drinks in Japan this summer —

Suntory, Asahi, and Coca-Cola are rolling out colorless drinks in Japan this summer — | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
Coffee, tea, and beer now all look just like water.
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Snoopy fever continues in Japan as Peanuts Hotel opens in Kobe in August

Snoopy fever continues in Japan as Peanuts Hotel opens in Kobe in August | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
The hotel, whose slogan is "where guests feel comfortable" (taken from a 1962 Peanuts comic strip), is a celebration of the world's most famous beagle and
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GVB working to restore prominence of Japanese visitor market - KUAM.com-KUAM News: On Air. Online. On Demand.

GVB working to restore prominence of Japanese visitor market - KUAM.com-KUAM News: On Air. Online. On Demand. | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
Tourism numbers are off this year by 3.4%, as the Japanese market continues to drag. Slowly but surely though, the Guam Visitors Bureau is trying to revive the once-dominant market. Speaking before th
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Japan economy minister says expects consumer spending to keep rising | Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Japan economy minister says expects consumer spending to keep rising | Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
Japanese Economy Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Tuesday that he expected consumer spending to continue rising but that he would monitor the impact of accelerating inflation on consumer sentiment. Japan's overall consumer price index rose in January at the fastest pace since July 2014, due partly to an increase in
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VOX POPULI: Once-trendy gas stations now disappear at rate of 1,000 a year:

VOX POPULI: Once-trendy gas stations now disappear at rate of 1,000 a year: | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
While driving a car these days, I often find it difficult finding a gas station.The one I have used
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Japan household spending posts biggest rise in three years, signals steady recovery | Euronews

Japan household spending posts biggest rise in three years, signals steady recovery | Euronews | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
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TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's household spending jumped in August at the fastest annual pace in three years as bigger bonuses boosted consumption,
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The arrival of Japanese tourists brings a ray of hope to the city

The arrival of Japanese tourists brings a ray of hope to the city | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
Tour operators said that the group of 13 Japanese had initial doubts whether the state was safe to travel post the floods.
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70% of online Japanese fashion sales through mobile phones –

70% of online Japanese fashion sales through mobile phones – | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
Japanese consumers love to shop online and prefer to use apps on smartphones to make purchases, with Japan leading the world in mobile transactions.
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Rental clothes add a new wrinkle to fashion in Japan

Rental clothes add a new wrinkle to fashion in Japan | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
TOKYO -- Rental clothing services are taking off in Japan as consumers tighten their belts and youths find different ways to stay well-dressed.Fashion
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Editorial: Time to bring in more of those Japanese travellers

Editorial: Time to bring in more of those Japanese travellers | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
The inaugural Japan-Fiji Trade and Business Symposium at the Sofitel Fiji Resort and Spa on Denarau Island will no doubt enhance more investment into the |
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Japan Is Back In The Spotlight, And It’s Here To Stay

Japan Is Back In The Spotlight, And It’s Here To Stay | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
Japanese luxury consumers are back in the limelight, and the country seems to have renewed its love affair with everything “luxury.”
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Luxury brands can no longer overlook Japanese consumers: Agility

Luxury brands can no longer overlook Japanese consumers: Agility | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
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Amazon effect: BOJ says online shopping pushing down core inflation | Reuters

Amazon effect: BOJ says online shopping pushing down core inflation | Reuters | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
The spread of online shopping in Japan is dragging down consumer inflation, the central bank said, highlighting the "Amazon effect" on prices and the challenges policy makers face as they try to pull the world's third-biggest economy out of years of stagnation.
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Hello Kitty Shinkansen bullet train unveiled in Japan

Hello Kitty Shinkansen bullet train unveiled in Japan | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
(CNN) — There are two things that will never get old in Japan. Hello Kitty -- Sanrio's adorable mouthless character -- and bullet trains. And now they're coming together. Japan's Shinkansen train operator, West Japan Railway Co. Ltd announced it will launch a Hello Kitty-themed Shinkansen bullet train on June 30. Aimed at revitalizing regional…
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Subscription fashion: more Japanese renting clothes and bags –

Subscription fashion: more Japanese renting clothes and bags – | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
Fashion rental services are proliferating in Japan.
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Place your bets: Local governments in Japan weigh the benefits of applying for a casino license

Place your bets: Local governments in Japan weigh the benefits of applying for a casino license | Japanese Travellers | Scoop.it
As North Korean leader Kim Jong Un stepped over the border of the demilitarized zone in Panmunjom for a historic summit with South Korean President Moon Ja
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