A brewery and a bakery here have joined forces to develop "Bread Weizen," a low-malt beer made from bread crusts trimmed from loaves used for school lunches. The beer, with its bready fragrance, ... ( read original story ...)
OTSU -- The Shiga Prefectural Government launched the local digital currency "Biwako" on July 25, aiming for people to use it to enjoy various experiences at registered spots in Shiga, while ... ( read original story ...)
An Irishman at risk of losing his farm. An American having suicidal thoughts. An 84-year-old widow's lost life savings: People caught in the meltdown of crypto lender Celsius are pleading for their ...
The spread of the highly transmissible BA.5 Omicron subvariant has led to a record number of daily cases of Covid in Tokyo and cities across Japan, surpassing 230,000 for the first time last week. ( read original story ...)
The number of families or individuals affected by the magnitude 7 earthquake that hit northern Luzon on Wednesday continued to pile up way beyond the initial figures on ... ( read original story ...)
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The Bank of Japan will not waver in its monetary easing policy to promote more robust wage growth, a deputy governor said Thursday, n ...
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Japan’s biggest defence contractor, has warned that the survival of the country’s struggling defence sector is at stake as the government debates a historic increase in ... ( read original story ...)
The city of Sapporo wants to host the 2030 Winter Games despite hard lessons from last year’s sporting festival ... ( read original story ...)
Japan is seeing a rise in programs to donate hair to make medical wigs for children suffering from cancer and other diseases, but a lack of knowledge among donors and a shortage of manufacturers is ... ( read original story ...)
A diving shop in the southern Japan prefecture of Okinawa apologized after a photograph online that showed its customers posing on the shipwreck of a U.S. warship from World War II sparked a protest ... ( read original story ...)
Tokyo has no shortage of romantic outdoor date spots, but with the oppressive heat and humidity of summer, now might not be the best time to take that walk in the park or visit a theme park. Of course ... ( read original story ...)
All-you-can-eat ('tabehoudai') buffets offer a wide variety of food from sushi to desserts. While the buffet style is prevalent in other countries as well, it is one of Japan's characteristics that ... ( read original story ...)
This week, we're talking about where all of this crypto VC money is possibly gonna go. To get this in your inbox every Thursday, you can subscribe on TechCrunch's newsletter page. The reality is that ...
For several reasons, crypto has now essentially become a minefield. Investors are feeling more scared than ever to come in, and even some of the top platforms in the market have now been rendered ...
Qinwen Zheng (No. 49 in the world) takes on Naomi Osaka (No. 40) in the Round of 32 of the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic.Osaka is the favorite (-180) in this match against the ... ( read original story ...)