Travel agency H.I.S Co has opened up ‘Henn na cafe’ in Shibuya, Japan where the coffee is made and served by the sole staff member – a robot!
Japanese marketing firm Piala is giving non-smoking employees an additional 6 days of paid leave a year!
Japan is in the middle of a potato chip crisis after several companies halted sales of hugely popular brands following a bad crop in Hokkaido.
In this week’s catch-up news: ‘Dead man’ wakes up in the morgue, spa amusement park planned in Japan, man makes off with 86-pound pot of gold & time travel!
A skating rink in Japan froze fish beneath the surface of the ice to attract visitors, but will now remove them following public outrage.
A Chinese couple returned a toilet seat to a Japanese hotel along with an apology, after it was reported missing following their stay.
A robot hotel manned almost entirely by robots has opened in Sasebo in South-western Japan.
Women are flocking to a Japanese zoo to catch a glimpse of Shabani, a handsome gorilla who has been subbed ‘ikemen’, or ‘good looking man’ by the locals.
Japan is considering whether to install toilets and drinking fountains in its elevators for emergency situations!
Plot twist: the company behind Dallas Buyers Club suing Australians for copyright infringement is being sued for ‘Godzilla’ copyright infringement!