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A Japanese sushi boss shelled out more than $117,000 January 5 for a giant bluefin tuna, raising concerns once more about this threatened species.
Kobe beef and eye-wateringly expensive Yubari melons are protected products, like champagne, after Japan Tuesday granted them special status.
Tokyo is now home to the largest Saint Laurent store in the world – bigger even than your average penthouse.
Japan has banned imports of French foie gras due to a bird flu outbreak, an agriculture ministry official said.
A gold-coated Kit Kat bar will hit stores in Japan late November, but at an eye-watering US$16 a finger (limited to 500 pieces) it will only be available for the lucky few.
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French designer Jean Paul Gaultier is set to release his affordably priced collection for the Japanese retailer Seven & i on October 1.
Italian designer Ermenegildo Zegna has created a new collection, inspired by Japan’s fashion and craftmanship, reports Women’s Wear Daily.
Drinks giant Suntory has sent whisky to the International Space Station to test how zero gravity affects the drink’s “mellowness”.
Japanese brewing and distilling company Suntory is sending its world-class whiskey to age where few liquors have gone before: outer space.
Have you always dreamed of staying in a library after hours? Japan has the solution: a library hotel, the “Book and Bed Hotel,” will open this fall.
Cosmetics company Shiseido has just released a new television ad starring Lady Gaga that will air in Japan.
A hotel in Japan almost entirely run by robots has opened its doors to the public.
A bunch of grapes fetched a record one million yen, or approximately $8,200, at an auction in Ishikawa, Japan.
For the second year in a row, Kyoto, Japan has been voted the world’s best city by readers of Travel + Leisure magazine.
A Japanese company has created a limited-edition eel-flavored soda as a refreshing summer treat.
A single pair of premium melons fetched an eye-watering 1.5 million yen ($12,400) at an auction in Japan on Friday.
At a state dinner Shinzo Abe, Barack Obama and hundreds of guests will tuck into an array of food that links Japan and the United States.
Sushi Mizutani, which has two Michelin stars, has an “across-the-board policy” of not accepting bookings by non-Japanese customers.