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Michigan coalition plans campaign to cut payday loan rates

Lansing — A coalition of Michigan groups has taken the first step toward launching a petition campaign to drastically reduce the rates that payday lenders can charge customers for short-term loans. Last Wednesday, a ballot proposal committee called Michiganders for Fair Lending submitted its petition wording to the State Department. The group hopes to use […]

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Discover Kitcho, the Michelin-starred Japanese restaurant in Beijing until November 28

Beijing’s Michelin Guide, now in its second year, has been a point of contention with some diners, who argue it doesn’t fully represent the breadth of the city’s food scene. For example, no Japanese restaurant in the capital has yet received a Michelin star (which is perhaps not so surprising given the high standards of […]

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Trade groups challenge CFPB payday loan rule opening case with Fifth Circuit | Ballard Spahr LLP

Trade Groups Challenging the Payment Provisions of the CFPB’s 2017 Final Rule on Payday Loans/Auto Titles/High-Rate Installment Loans (2017 Rule) filed their opening brief with the fifth circuit. The Business Groups appealed to the Fifth Circuit from the final judgment of the District Court granting the CFPB’s motion for summary judgment and staying the payment […]

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Country Snapshot: Japanese Hotel Market to Grow by 18,000 Rooms [Infographic]

According to the TOPHOTELPROJECTS construction database, Japan will experience steady growth in the coming years, fueled by expansion to Osaka, Kyoto and Tokyo. Our researchers report that 72 hotels with 17,730 rooms are currently in the works across Japan. We take a closer look at the country’s development slate and highlight some projects that are […]

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Japanese park English dog poop warning doesn’t mince words 【Why is Engrish happening?】

kanji oddity leads to some harsh language in reminder to pet owners. Like many people, since the start of the pandemic, I have spent a lot more time walking around my neighborhood than before. When you feel locked in the house but still trying to avoid the crowds, Japan’s often congested trains and subways are […]

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Japanese restaurant Hide Yamamoto to reopen in Studio City

Melco Resorts & Entertainment has announced the reopening of the upscale Japanese restaurant Hide Yamamoto in Studio City starting this Friday, November 19. The restaurant was founded by Chef Yamamoto, trained under the prestigious French chef Roger Verge, the man who pioneered the nouvelle cuisine movement in France in the 1960s. Chef Yamamoto had the […]

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Kura Sushi, a Japanese restaurant known for its sushi conveyor belt, comes to Philly

Kura Sushi, a Popular Japanese restaurant chain that brings sushi, ramen, and other dishes to customers on a conveyor belt, is coming to Philadelphia. The company will be opening its first Pennsylvania location at 1721 Chestnut St. in Center City during the spring, the Philadelphia Business Journal reported. Restaurants strive to serve healthy meals using […]

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Naomi Watanabe launches new clothing collaboration with Japanese restaurant chain Saizeriya

It seems like Japanese icon Naomi Watanabe can’t stop these days. Loved across Japan for her charming personality and keen fashion sense, Naomi moved to New York City last year and has since worked with big fashion brands like Kate Spade. Some people may not be aware that Watanabe also has his own fashion brand […]

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The Japanese Restaurant Association Festival will take place on November 14 at the JACCC

Ramen is a staple of the annual food festival. The Japanese Restaurant Association of America presents LA Eats Japan, which takes place for the first time in an outdoor venue, on Sunday, November 14, at the Japanese American Cultural & Community Center, 244 S. San Pedro St. in Little Tokyo. Running from 11:00 am to […]

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Do you like Japanese cuisine? Solaire Resort reopens the authentic Japanese restaurant Yakumi

Jan Milo Severo – Philstar.fr November 3, 2021 | 2:16 p.m. MANILA, Philippines — Authentic Japanese restaurant Yakumi recently reopened at Solaire Resort in Parañaque City with safety guidelines in place. In an exclusive interview with Philstar.comSolaire’s vice president for food and beverage, Bastian Breuer, said Yakumi’s main advantage over its competitors is the authenticity […]

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Now open in Plano, Japanese restaurant Hanakin offers sushi, soba, sake and more

Now open in Plano’s former Smashburger restaurant, Hanakin is inspired by izakaya, which translates from Japanese to English as “sake restaurant”. In Japan, an izakaya is a casual beverage outlet with a menu offering a wide variety of small dishes. Hanakin translates to “Thank goodness it’s Friday”. “I visited Japan when I was young and […]