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2017 San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival

Celebrating its 15th year, the 2017 San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival (SFISAFF) is the longest running South Asian film festivals in the United States. Hosted by 3rd i, the SFISAFF takes place November 9-12/ 18, 2017 and showcases a rich variety of feature...

Dong-A Pharmaceutical + Baskin-Robbins

South Korean-based Dong-A Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. has teamed up with American ice cream chain, Baskin-Robbins to turn its signature energy drink Bacchus into a sorbet. First launched in 1963, Bacchus is a non-carbonated energy drink. Previously sold only in pharmacies, the drink has become available...

Takashi Murakami at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery

Famed Japanese contemporary artist, Takashi Murakami is currently on exhibition at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo, New York. Running November 4, 2017 through January 28, 2018, “The Deep End of the Universe” marks Murakami's first large-scale installation in Western New York. Known for his success in...

Lego Creator Taj Mahal

Denmark-based construction toy manufacturer, Lego announced a new release of the Creator Expert Taj Mahal set. Discontinued in 2010, the re-issue will be be bigger and better than ever featuring over 5,900 pieces. The set stays true to the one of the world's most iconic...

Zauo Coming to New York City

Tokyo-based restaurant chain, Zauo is set to open its first United States location in New York City. Located in New York City's neighborhood of Chelsea, the three-story restaurant takes fresh seafood to the next level by offering guests the opportunity to catch their own dinner. First...

2017 Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival

Celebrating its 21st year, the 2017 Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival (Reel Asian) is Canada’s largest Asian film festival. Running November 9-18, 2017, the Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival hosts more than 80 films and videos from over 14 countries and offers a unique...

McDonald’s Barista Collection 2017 Fall

American hamburger fast food giant, McDonald’s has recently launched a limited edition McCafé menu for the Japanese market. Under the tagline “Barista Collection,” the new McCafé menu will be available for the 2017 fall season and consists of three apple-themed drinks including the Chunky Apple...

2017 San Francisco International Tea Festival

Celebrating its 6th year, the 2017 San Francisco International Tea Festival is a unique celebration of all things tea. Running November 12, 2017 at the Ferry Building in San Francisco, the festival offers an opportunity to explore a world of fine teas through meeting and...

Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster 50th Anniversary Japan

[gallery size="large" link="none" ids="21364,21365"] In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Lamborghini in Japan, the Italian automobile manufacturer has introduced the Asian market debut of the Aventador S Roadster supercar. Called the Aventador S Roadster 50th Anniversary Japan, the car is limited to just 5 unique...

Krispy Kreme ‘Enjoy Halloween Kawaii’

American doughnut chain, Krispy Kreme is continuing its tradition of celebrating the Halloween holiday with a limited edition collection of doughnuts for the Japanese market. Available between September 13 and October 31, 2017, the ‘Enjoy Halloween Kawaii’ collection features five scary-themed doughnut designs. Flavors include the...