Never at a loss for news when it comes to ryokucha (Japanese green tea).

Boom Boom Room Izakaya to open in old Brisbane bank vault
BRISBANE’S CBD will welcome a cool, new underground Japanese eatery and bar, complete with a private dining room inside an old bank vault.
Posted: September 22, 2020, 1:00 am
29 Best Tea Gift Baskets & Sets: Your Ultimate List
Tea gift baskets and sets are a thoughtful and healthful gift for your family and friends. Good for the body and mind, these super sippers are also delightful soul soothers.
Posted: September 21, 2020, 10:57 am
New Japanese specialty goods store Guu San opens in Tsim Sha Tsui
A one-stop shop for all things Japanese, Guu San offers a range of Japanese lifestyle products, along with food and drink options, in Tsim Sha Tsui.
Posted: September 21, 2020, 12:03 am
KTDA to set up Japanese tea factory
The Kenya Tea Development Agency Limited (KTDA) is in the final stages of setting up Africa’s first Japanese specialty green tea production factory as part of its long-term product diversification ...
Posted: September 18, 2020, 2:42 am
KTDA To Set Up Africa’s First Japanese Green Tea Production Factory
The Kenya Tea Development Agency Limited (KTDA) is in the final stages of setting up Africa’s first Japanese specialty green tea Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | ...
Posted: September 17, 2020, 7:30 am
Kenya turns to Japanese green tea to boost earnings
Kenya's leading tea producer is setting up a specialised factory to produce Japanese sencha green tea, it said on Thursday, in a move aimed at raising farmers' earnings from the crop. NAIROBI, Sept 17 ...
Posted: September 17, 2020, 6:39 am
Africa: KTDA to Set Up Africa's First Japanese Green Tea Production Factory
Nairobi — The Kenya Tea Development Agency Limited (KTDA) is in the final stages of setting up Africa's first Japanese specialty green tea production factory as part of its long-term product ...
Posted: September 16, 2020, 5:00 pm
Top Japanese Firms Band Together to Clean Up Ocean Plastic Waste
A group of top companies in Japan -- where nearly every chocolate, banana or tea bag is individually wrapped -- is trying to find a way to reduce the amount of plastic the nation dumps in the sea.
Posted: September 16, 2020, 2:00 pm
Marie Kondo and JFOODO ‘Spark Joy’ for Japanese Green Tea
The Japan Food Product Overseas Promotion Center (JFOODO) is rolling out a new Japanese green tea promotion for the U.S. market. The promotion began in August and features Marie Kondo as the ...
Posted: September 15, 2020, 11:20 am
A heritage sake brewery in Japan has released a craft gin made with Japanese botanicals
The new Aka Torii gin features Japanese flavours like green tea, cedar, wasabi, sansho pepper and even oyster shells ...
Posted: September 14, 2020, 11:37 pm
Lough Neagh eels could be recognised in Japan for first time
Armagh Bramley apples and Lough Neagh eels could be officially recognised in Japan for the first time following a UK trade agreement. It is the UK’s first major trade deal outside the EU. “This is ...
Posted: September 11, 2020, 4:07 am
Innovation and a New Use for Japanese Tea Plants
Tea seed oil could potentially help bolster the Japanese tea industry, says expert Den Shirakata of Den’s Tea.
Posted: September 8, 2020, 11:52 am