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How her dying father’s lost recipe made Hiroe Tanaka a millionaire

Childhood favorite: Lanterns hang outside a Kushikatsu Tanaka restaurant in Tokyo in April. | BLOOMBERG

By Min Jeong Lee,Hiroyuki Sekine,Toshiro Hasegawa
- via The Japan Times    May 13, 2017

When Hiroe Tanaka’s father died, he left behind something that would change her life: a recipe for fried meat on a stick. It was an ...

Shimme offers unpretentious pub cuisine for all

Oozing with umami: A plate of Shimme

By J.J. O'Donoghue
- via The Japan Times    May 13, 2017

As much as I love eating out in restaurants that run the gamut from high class to low, from holes in the wall, to all-you-can-eat, ...

Chiefs rookie quarterback Mahomes unharmed in robbery

via The Japan Times    May 16, 2017

Rookie Kansas Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes escaped injury after being robbed outside a Texas home after attending a college baseball game, authorities said Monday in describing the holdup as ...

Reciting the rescript to flaunt your Japanese

By Mark Schreiber
- via The Japan Times    May 15, 2017

If you'd like to learn the Imperial Rescript on Education as a Japanese memory test, it's less than a single A4 page in length.

Introducing the verb ‘kamau’

By Akemi Tanahashi,Hitomi Tashiro
- via The Japan Times    May 15, 2017

"Kamau" means "to take care of" or "to mind" and is mainly used in the negative form.

Let’s discuss cars with automatic braking

via The Japan Times    May 15, 2017

The government aims to boost the proportion of cars with automatic braking.

Poland’s Jet Story finds success in the U.S. and Europe

By Jan Onghanseng
-    Aug 31, 2016

With a recent change in brand, Polish business jet operator Jet Story is hoping to attract a larger clientele, specifically in Western Europe and the United States. Through brokers and potential pa...

Puro Chile: Unique aesthetic, shared sensibility

By Francis Pacheco
-    Aug 30, 2016

Puro Chile was formed in 2004 to promote the best of the Chilean architecture and design, which is characterized by simplicity and adaptability to the country’s geographic reality. The project has ...

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