Japan

9 Ways To ‘Fall’ In Love With Kyushu, Japan

You may have been to Tokyo, Osaka and Hokkaido, and may even proclaim yourself to be a true lover of Japanese culture, people or history — a Japanophile, or the Japanese equivalent, ‘shinnichi’ (親日). However, you wouldn’t call yourself a true fan unless you’ve been to Kyushu. Earlier this year, AirAsia launched a new route...
29 May 2019
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Is the Quad still relevant?

Talks of the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue – or Quad – consisting of the US, Japan, India and Australia resurfaced in November 2017 after an almost 10-year hiatus.

5 December 2018
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What now for Japan’s Abe?

Coupled with a strong majority in both houses of parliament, Abe is set to make changes to the Japanese constitution.

25 September 2018
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Airbnb facing blowback

Nearly a decade later, blowback against home-sharing is threatening to take the wind out of its sails.

8 July 2018
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