Whale Meat From Commercial Hunt Goes On Sale

Whale meat from commercial hunt goes on sale

The first whale meat to be caught since the resumption of commercial whaling has gone on sale in the northern Japanese port city of Kushiro.

Japan resumed commercial whaling on Monday after 31 years. A fleet of small boats set sail from Kushiro and returned with two minke whales.

Japan Resumes Commercial Whaling

Japan resumes commercial whaling

Japan will resume commercial whaling on Monday. The country suspended commercial whaling in 1988 in line with an International Whaling Commission moratorium, but withdrew from the IWC, on Sunday.

Several whaling ships are ready to leave the western port city of Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi Prefecture, on Monday morning to start hunting in the Pacific.

Japan Leaves Iwc To Start Commercial Whaling

Japan leaves IWC to start commercial whaling

Japan withdrew from the International Whaling Commission, or IWC, on Sunday. The country will resume commercial whaling the next day.

Japan joined the IWC in 1951, supporting its pursuit of sustainable whaling by protecting the number of whales.

Docomo Shows 5g In Japan Ahead Of 2020 Commercial Launch

Docomo Shows 5G In Japan Ahead of 2020 Commercial Launch

At Inter Bee 2018 (Tokyo/Japan), Docomo has installed a 5G demo truck with a huge screen inside to demonstrate the power of 5G live streaming video.

The Truck is driving across Japan as part of Docomo’s 5G awareness campaign and has a live 5G base station at the top. The truck we went into didn’t use a live connection, perhaps because the trade show location doesn’t have 5G coverage yet. To reproduce the normal experience, Docomo used pre-recorded videos from previous sessions.

Lexus Prepares Super Bowl Commercial With Ls 500 Flagship Black Panther

Lexus Prepares Super Bowl Commercial with LS 500 Flagship & Black PantherLexus will be returning to the Super Bowl advertising game again this year with a new commercial featuring the 2018 LS 500 sedan and tying in with the new Marvel superhero movie Black Panther.


This pairing is an new move for the Lexus/Marvel partnership, as only the LC coupe has been featured in Black Panther trailers. However, the superhero genre is built on the idea of secret identities, and it's easy to see parallels between the LS flagship and the king of Wakanda.