So when is a recession not a genuine recession? Apparently when it's "technical." Unfortunately, the term "technical recession" appears to be well on the way to devolving into what has long been considered the real definition of a recession for the purpose of discounting its validity.
Bassike debuts the first advertising campaign for its denim line with a new round of images that highlight an androgynous focus. Bassike’s quality denim is made in Japan utilizing traditional construction and wash techniques, elevating special sentiments. The post Bassike Launches 2015 Denim Campaign appeared first on The Fashionisto.
True to its "one phone every six months" schedule, the Japanese phone maker, Sony, revealed its next flagship phone, the Sony Xperia Z4 last April 21. The phone is said to be part of Sony's line of high-end phones, the Xperia Z seri...
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At a recent drift event in Japan, former D1 champion Nobuteru Taniguchi took to the course in a stock Tesla Model S. Right away the car seems eager to invoke sideways shenanigans, and the driver is able to link a few turns together. It's clear that the mighty power output and instant torque of the Model S can make for a car that likes playing off...
01./00. [3DS] Style Savvy 3: Kira Kira Code (Nintendo) - 55.179 / NEW 02./00. [PS4] Dying Light (Warner Entertainment Japan) - 25.530 / NEW 03./00. [3DS] Future Card Buddy Fight: Yuujou no Jounetsu Fight! (FuRyu) - 16.630 / NEW 04./04. Show More Summary
Here are some photos of the Towada City Plaza (2015) in Aomori, Japan, by Kengo Kuma and Associates, photographed by Ken Lee.To contribute your Flickr images for consideration, just::: Join and add photos to the archidose pool To contribute your Instagram images for consideration, just::: Tag your photos #archidose
Japan has identified five categories of agricultural products as “sensitive,” given its longstanding protections for politically powerful farm interests. They include beef and pork, wheat and barley, sugar, rice and dairy products. Click here for the full story
AirAsia X has officially applied with the US Department of Transportation for a permit as well as route authority to operate Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (KUL) to Honolulu (HNL) via Osaka, Japan (KIX). The proposed start date would be November 2015 with 4x weekly service aboard a two class A330-300 (Business and Economy). Show More Summary
During and prior to World War II, both Germany and Japan committed numerous atrocities, of which the Holocaust and the Japanese "comfort women" might merely be the most well known. After their respective surrenders, Germany was forced to take responsibility for its horrible acts, but Japan was not. Show More Summary
Techland’s Dying Light made its debut in Japan lats week, coming in a respectable second place behind Nintendo’s Girls Mode 3: Kirakira Code. The zombie shooter sold 25,530 units on PlayStation 4, while the top earner for the week moved a little over 55,000 units on 3DS. Another western release when landed on the chart, […]
By Joe Koizumi Japan’s Kazuto Ioka captured the WBA flyweight belt by scoring a majoirity decision (115-113, 116-113, 114-114) over defending champ Juan Carlos Reveco from Argentina over twelve close rounds on Wednesday in Osaka, Japan. For Ioka, it was … Continue reading ? The post Ioka dethrones WBA 112lb champ Reveco appeared first on Boxing News.
Researchers at the RIKEN Evolutionary Morphology Laboratory and the University of Tokyo in Japan have determined that the eardrum evolved independently in mammals and diapsids--the taxonomic group that includes reptiles and birds. Published...Show More Summary
35 year old South Korean striker Lee Dong-Gook scored twice in today’s 3-2 AFC Champions League defeat to Japanese club Kashiwa Reysol. Dong-Gook failed to score in 23 Premier League appearances for Middlesbrough in the Premier League back in 2007. He has enjoyed a very successful spell at Jeonbuk Motors in South Korea, scoring 134 […]
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — South Korea expressed deep regret Wednesday that Japan's leader did not repeat his predecessors' apologies for the country's aggression during World War II. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told Asian and African leaders in Indonesia on Wednesday that Japan has "feelings of deep remorse" over the war. Show More Summary
By Joe Koizumi IBF 105-pound champ Katsunari Takayama, Japan, kept his belt as he was awarded a unanimous technical decision (80-71, 87-84, 86-85) over Fahlan Sakkreerin Jr. of Thailand due to the champ’s bad cuts over eyebrows midway in the … Continue reading ? The post Takayama keeps IBF 105lb belt on technical decision appeared first on Boxing News.
Police in Tokyo are investigating the drone found on the roof of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's office. Aerial footage shows a piece of cardboard over the device. It reportedly tested positive for a "minuscule" amount of radiation. Charlie Rose reports.
Artist Thomas Romain is one of the few foreigners working in the anime industry in Japan. He’s done art direction on Symphogear and recently designed the mecha for Space Dandy. Today, he’s going to give us building drawing tips. Thanks, Thomas! Read more...
Here is what you need to know. Japan posts its first monthly trade surplus since June 2012. Japan swung to a trade surplus for the first time in almost three years. An 8.5% jump in exports, coupled with a 14.5% drop in imports, left Japan with a surplus of 229.3 billion yen ($1.9 billion). Show More Summary
By Jared Ferrie YANGON (Reuters) - Japan's Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd (BTMU) has invested $100 million to become the first foreign lender in decades to open a branch in Myanmar on Wednesday, said Chief Executive Officer Go Watanabe. Show More Summary