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Hotel staffed entirely by robots to open in Japan

After robot servers and concierges, Japan is set to open a hotel staffed entirely by robots.

Mt Fuji in Tokyo

The most popular 2015 travel destination among Asians

Japan has emerged the most popular vacation destination in 2015 for travelers in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and mainland China.

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Lady Gaga photographs herself for Shiseido

Lady Gaga has been signed up as the latest face of Japanese cosmetics brand Shiseido, according to a report published by WWD.

Hello Kitty themed suite

Japanese hotel opens Hello Kitty-themed suites

A hotel in Japan has created two Hello Kitty-themed rooms as the sun sets on the feline character’s 40th anniversary year.

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Japan star sushi chef warns against overfishing

Japanese sushi maestro Jiro Ono, whose creations are the best in the world, warned Tuesday of a sea change in ingredients due to overfishing.

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Nestle to ‘hire’ 1000 robots to sell Nescafe in Japan

Nestlé, the world’s largest food and drink conglomerate, has bought 20 humanoid robots to help sell coffee machines in its stores across Japan.

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