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In an age when the internet provides an abundance of information, still ignoring the varieties of Japanese cuisine could be seen as a form of self-exile from pleasure. While making a list of the “best” non-fiction on the subject is certainly subjective, the following books, which offer immersive writing based on research, first-hand impressions and …

You are what you eat and if you want to live to be 100 years old then you might want to start eating the right foods. So where to start ?Blue zones are regions of the world inhabited by some of the oldest and healthiest people on the planet. The areas, discovered by Dan Buettner, …

The main government spokesperson on Sunday raised the possibility of extending the coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo, Osaka and seven other prefectures beyond its expiration date of May 31. As the number of new infections remains high in these areas, the emergency is expected to be largely extended, possibly until June 20. The government …

Okinawa Prefecture on Wednesday asked the central government to add it to areas under the COVID-19 state of emergency, amid a wave of infections in the south island prefecture. The prefecture reported a record number of new daily infections of 203, up from 168 the day before. The occupancy rate of hospital beds for COVID-19 …

Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command (NAVFAC) Pacific awarded a $ 45 million firm fixed price contract on May 10 to Core Tech-HDCC-Kajima, LLC, of ​​Tamuning, Guam, for the construction of a medical clinic and dental at the Guam Marine Corps base. The contract supports the Defense Policy Review Initiative and is funded by the Government …

When it comes to food, we all have our favorite brands. Our loyalty to these marks makes it easy to spot the logos associated with them in television shows and cartoons, although some of these marks are modified due to legal rights. For example, McDonald’s is a staple fast food restaurant known around the world, …

~~ ~ The investment of Chinese tech giant Tencent Holdings Ltd. in Rakuten Group, Inc. is sounding the alarm bells among Japanese authorities. Unable to eliminate fears that customer information and other private communications could be leaked to Chinese authorities through Tencent, the government plans to closely monitor Rakuten as part of the Foreign Exchange …