Monthly Archives: February 2014

MGM Resorts Chairman & CEO Discusses the Ability of Integrated Resorts In Japan to Accelerate International Travel

TOKYO – Chairman & CEO of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) believes international tourism and travel to Japan could surpass government projections if a comprehensive Integrated Resort strategy is implemented…

News Princess Jellyfish’s Higashimura Launches Tokyo Tarareba-jou Manga

  This year’s April issue of Kodansha‘s Kissmagazine, which shipped on Monday, announced that Akiko Higashimura will launch a new series, titledTokyo Tarareba-jou)(Tokyo “What If” Girls), in the magazine’s May issue, which ships on…

Japan to issue license plates for Tokyo Olympics

With the aim of building up momentum for the major sporting event in summer 2020, the transport ministry will design a special license plate for the first time ever. During…

Russia proves themselves a worthy host for Winter Olympics

Russia proves themselves a worthy host for Winter Olympics

The most prestigious sporting event of all time has once again come and gone in a flash. The 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia were officially closed Sunday after…

Memorable and not so memorable moments of the 2014 Olympics

Memorable and not so memorable moments of the 2014 Olympics

Memorable and not so memorable moments of the 2014 Olympics Most memorable moments: 1. USA Mens sweep ski slopestyle 2. Meryl Davis and Charlie White win gold for USA in…

Which Brands Won and Lost the Sochi Olympics on Social Media?

Which Brands Won and Lost the Sochi Olympics on Social Media?

Which Brands Won and Lost the Sochi Olympics on Social Media? The Sochi Winter Olympics are officially over, and the general consensus is that these may not have been the…

Olympic 2014 Medal Count: Analyzing Final Tally and Top Countries from Sochi

Olympic 2014 Medal Count: Analyzing Final Tally and Top Countries from Sochi

The curtain has officially closed on the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, and the road to Pyeongchang has started as the next Winter Games will be held in 2018. But…

Olympic 2014 Medal Count: Analyzing Final Tally and Top Countries from Sochi

Japan to include crewmembers among foreign tourist arrivals

The Japan Tourism Agency has decided to include crewmembers aboard aircraft and ships entering Japan among the number of foreign tourist arrivals in this country from this year, agency officials…

Olympic Games - Tokyo governor: Disaster prevention is top priority

Olympic Games – Tokyo governor: Disaster prevention is top priority

Speaking to Reuters a day after the end of the Sochi Winter Games, Masuzoe, elected this month, said he had had to travel to Russia to assure the International Olympic…