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Tokyo and Osaka Fashion News: Luxury Fashion in Japan

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Tokyo and Osaka Fashion News: Luxury Fashion in Japan Hiroshi Saito and Sarah Deschamps Modern Tokyo Times The luxury fashion market in Japan is internationally famous because this country is known to consume more items than any other nation. This reality means that major cities like Tokyo, Osaka, Kobe, Nagoya, Sendai, Yokohama, and many others, […]

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Japan Fashion News: Gumna Prefecture Impacting on International Fashion

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Japan Fashion News: Gumna Prefecture Impacting on International Fashion Hiroshi Saito and Sarah Deschamps Modern Tokyo Times International fashion conjures up images of amazing cities like Milan, New York, Paris and Tokyo. This is rightly so because these cities provide numerous exquisite fashion districts within each amazing city. Likewise, all the above cities are blessed […]

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Japan Fashion News: Uniqlo to Focus on Northeast Asian Market

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Japan Fashion News: Uniqlo to Focus on Northeast Asian Market Tomoko Hara and Sarah Deschamps Modern Tokyo Times Uniqlo can be found throughout Japan and not surprisingly this brand is now going to focus on expanding internationally and this notably applies to the Northeast Asian market. In 2013 sales internationally for Uniqlo accounted for 27% […]

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Tokyo and Osaka Fashion News: Growing Influence of International Fast Fashion

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Tokyo and Osaka Fashion News: Growing Influence of International Fast Fashion Michel Lebon and Kanako Itamae Modern Tokyo Time The Japanese Apple Pie continues to attract the crème de la crème of exquisite international fashion brands to the more street style nature of fast fashion. At the same time, it is abundantly clear that the […]

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Record Trade Deficit in Japan and Nuclear Reality: Is Japan Losing its Independence?

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Record Trade Deficit in Japan and Nuclear Reality: Is Japan Losing its Independence? Noriko Watanabe and Walter Sebastian Modern Tokyo Times The anti-nuclear lobby in Japan and the mass media in this nation on a whole continue to focus on the negative side of nuclear power stations. Not surprisingly, the government of Japan is dithering […]

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Tokyo and Osaka Lifestyle: Malene Birger and Flying Tiger Copenhagen from Denmark

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Tokyo and Osaka Lifestyle: Malene Birger and Flying Tiger Copenhagen from Denmark Takeshi Hasegawa and Sarah Deschamps  Modern Tokyo Times Flying Tiger Copenhagen and Malene Birger are providing a touch of Denmark in Japan. Malene Birger is a delightful fashion brand that decided on opening up in Tokyo recently. While Flying Tiger Copenhagen first moved […]

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Osaka and Tokyo Fashion News: GUESS and Frank & Eileen

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Osaka and Tokyo Fashion News: GUESS and Frank & Eileen Michel Lebon and Kanako Itamae Modern Tokyo Times Another year begins in the vibrant fashion scene of Japan and already in early 2014 it is clear that many new changes are in the offing. This applies to brand expansions, new brands entering the Japanese market, […]

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Japan and Social Cohesion: European Union and High Unemployment

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Japan and Social Cohesion: European Union and High Unemployment Pierre Leblanc and Jay Doggett Modern Tokyo Times The eurozone and the European Union (EU) continues to go from one crisis to another and clearly the tunnel is long and dark for many citizens throughout the entire community. Latest figures state that 12% of all nationals […]

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Japan Fashion News: Baroque Japan attracts major Chinese investment

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Japan Fashion News: Baroque Japan attracts major Chinese investment Tomoko Hara and Sarah Deschamps Modern Tokyo Times Baroque Japan is a powerful fashion company in Japan because of brands like Moussy, Shel’tter, Sly, Rodeo Crowns, Black by Moussy, Lilidia, Avan Lily, Enfold and Rienda. Especially adored by younger Japanese ladies this fashion company increasingly expanded […]

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Japan Targeting Banks Involved in Yakuza Loans Scandal: Mizuho in the Firing Line

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Japan Targeting Banks Involved in Yakuza Loans Scandal: Mizuho in the Firing Line Hiroshi Saito and Pierre Leblanc Modern Tokyo Times The banking and finance sector, irrespective if Western banks, Islamic banks, and so forth, is open to major scandals based on the very nature of this sector. Negative areas like money laundering for criminal […]

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