Japan's super-speedy bullet train is to offer passengers a chance to soothe their tired feet as they zip through the countryside.
Mountaineering official says Everest climbing season begins with new rules requiring climbers to bring down personal garbage.
Taiwan's ambitions to become a regional air hub finally look set to take off.
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Officials were persuaded by evidence that the gentle giants known for delighting tourists are worth more alive than dead.
Nepal will enforce tighter controls of climbers on Mount Everest to ensure the world's highest peak is safe.
Destination races are catching on quickly in Asia.
A Japanese bar is suing a website, arguing that unwanted publicity from a review is damaging its reputation of being little-known and hard to find.
Hong Kong Disneyland has said it will build a third hotel in the theme park to meet demand.
The Nepalese government has announced cuts to mountaineering fees aimed at attracting more climbers.
The country has so much to offer that repeat trips are a must, writes Glenn Lewington.
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