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Marriott Opens First Ritz-Carlton Reserve In Japan

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BUSINESS TRAVELER
 
Marriott International has opened just the fifth Ritz-Carlton Reserve property worldwide, and the first in Japan.
Higashiyama Niseko Village, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve, is located on Japan’s northernmost island of Hokkaido, at the base of Mount Niseko Annupuri in the winter sport...

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Hotels In Japan Put Safety First In Bid To Lure Back Domestic Travelers

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MAINICHI
 
TOKYO (Kyodo) -- As the summer vacation season arrives, many of Japan's hotels are betting that an emphasis on safety measures rather than low prices will be the best way to attract wary customers amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.
As they seek to make up for lost sales and stay aflo...

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In Japan, Hotels Lose Out On Olympic Bet As Coronavirus Spreads

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JOURNAL PIONEER
 
The Osaka Corona Hotel in western Japan has been eerily quiet and empty the past few weeks.
"Our name is extremely regrettable," Kohei Fujii, the hotel's sales director, said with a sigh as he sat in an empty cafe in the lobby. A sign advertising discounted bottles of Corona bee...

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Imperial Hotel In Tokyo To Be Rebuilt

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THE JAPAN NEWS
 
The operator of the Imperial Hotel in Chiyoda Ward, Tokyo, is planning to rebuild the hotel’s main building and tower, according to sources.
The aging main facility has been in operation for a half-century. Because of that, the hotel hopes reconstruction will help it compete with...

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Masayoshi Son's Big Real Estate Venture With Oyo Runs Into Real Problems In Japan

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JAPAN TIMES
 
Last March, months before the meltdown at WeWork, Masayoshi Son worked through the prospects for another one of his favorite portfolio companies — a startup from India called Oyo.
In a spacious conference hall at his Tokyo headquarters, the billionaire huddled with lieutenants from ...

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Marriott Hotel To Open At Old Yomiuri Nagoya Branch Site

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THE JAPAN NEWS
 
Marriott hotel to open at old Yomiuri Nagoya branch site
A Courtyard by Marriott hotel will be built on the former site of The Yomiuri Shimbun’s Chubu Branch Office in Nagoya, with its opening scheduled for spring 2022, it has been announced.
According to an announcement made Fri...

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Oyo To Launch Hotel Business In Japan

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NIKKEI ASIA
 
Indian Unicorn Announces Joint Venture With Softbank
TOKYO -- Indian hotel startup Oyo said on Thursday that it had established a joint venture with SoftBank Corp. to launch a hotel business in Japan.
Oyo labels itself as one of the world's largest hotel chains with more than 500,00...

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Muji's First Japan Hotel To Be A Test Bed For New Business

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NIKKEI ASIA
 
TOKYO -- Minimalist Japanese retailer Muji will open its first domestic hotel in the heart of Tokyo's ritziest shopping district on Thursday.
 
Muji Hotel Ginza and flagship store to open in ritzy, tourist-heavy Tokyo district
The 79-room Muji Hotel Ginza will serve as a test lab fo...

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Sekisui House, Marriott to Open Roadside Stop Hotels

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THE JAPAN NEWS
 
TOKYO (Jiji Press) — Sekisui House Ltd. and major U.S. hotel chain Marriott International Inc. said Wednesday they will open hotels adjacent to “michi no eki” roadside rest and shopping facilities in cooperation with regional municipalities.
From autumn 2020, Sekisui House and Ma...

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Real Estate Japan Forms Alliance with Airbnb Japan to Promote Private Home Sharing

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JAPAN TODAY
 
TOKYO
Real Estate Japan Inc, a subsidiary of Fuji Media Holdings Inc, Airbnb Japan Inc and matsuri technologies Inc have formed a comprehensive business alliance in the areas of private home sharing and residential leasing, with the aim of promoting the legal growth of private home ...

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