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  • Japan Prosecutors Set to Rule on Possible Fukushima Indictments

    Japan Prosecutors Set to Rule on Possible Fukushima Indictments

    Japanese prosecutors must decide this week whether to charge Tokyo Electric Power Co executives for their handling of the 2011 Fukushima disaster, in a process that could drag the operator of the stricken nuclear plant into criminal court.

  • US, Japan to Conduct Joint Military Drill for Island Defence

    US, Japan to Conduct Joint Military Drill for Island Defence

    Japan said on Tuesday it would hold a bilateral military exercise with the United States in November to ensure smooth joint operations between the two countries' militaries and bolster island defence capabilities.

  • Japan Court Orders Facebook to Reveal Revenge Porn IP Addresses

    Japan Court Orders Facebook to Reveal Revenge Porn IP Addresses

    In response to the order the Facebook revealed IP addresses connected to two accounts that were uploading personal information and private pictures.

  • Toyota Recalls 247,000 Vehicles in US over Takata Air Bags

    Toyota Recalls 247,000 Vehicles in US over Takata Air Bags

    Toyota Motor Corp recalled 247,000 cars, SUVs and pickup trucks in the United States on Monday because of potentially defective front passenger air bag inflators from Japan's Takata Corp that can rupture and spray metal shrapnel, according to US safe...

  • Wall Street Gains Despite IBM Hit, Build on Japan Stocks Surge

    Wall Street Gains Despite IBM Hit, Build on Japan Stocks Surge

    On Wall Street, IBM shares closed down 7.1 per cent at $169.10. While IBM's miss limited the Dow's gains, the index turned modestly higher before the end of the US session, while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq advanced.

  • Asian Shares Tread Water as China GDP Awaited

    Asian Shares Tread Water as China GDP Awaited

    MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was flat in early trade, while Japan's Nikkei stock average drooped about 0.2 per cent.

  • Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha to Visit Japan

    Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha to Visit Japan

    Air Force chief Arup Raha will leave on a four-day visit to Japan tomorrow during which he will call on top Japanese political leadership and hold talks with his counterparts from Japan and other countries.

  • Japan to Send Team to North Korea for Update on Abductions

    Japan to Send Team to North Korea for Update on Abductions

    Japan will send officials to North Korea for an update on the reclusive country's investigation into the fate of Japanese citizens abducted decades ago to train spies, Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said on Monday.

  • Nikkei Posts Biggest Gain Since June 2013

    Nikkei Posts Biggest Gain Since June 2013

    Japan's Nikkei share average surged 4.0 per cent on Monday to post its biggest daily rise since June 2013 as investors took heart from upbeat US data and the weaker yen lifted exporters such as Toyota Motor Corp and Honda Motor Co.

  • Man Jailed in Japan for Making Guns With a 3D Printer

    Man Jailed in Japan for Making Guns With a 3D Printer

    Yoshitomo Imura, 28, was found guilty of making two guns at his home and publishing a video online detailing the process, said the Yokohama District Court.

  • Second Japanese Female Cabinet Minister Resigns: PM Shinzo Abe

    Second Japanese Female Cabinet Minister Resigns: PM Shinzo Abe

    Two of the five women in Shinzo Abe's Japanese cabinet resigned on Monday beset by allegations of misusing political funds, dealing a blow to the prime minister's efforts to boost the profile of women.

  • Japan Industry Minister Resigns over Make-Up Scandal: Reports

    Japan Industry Minister Resigns over Make-Up Scandal: Reports

    Japan's industry minister resigned on Monday over claims she spent political donations on make-up and other items unconnected to politics, reports said, in a blow to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

  • 4,000 Take Part in Mount Fuji Eruption Drill

    4,000 Take Part in Mount Fuji Eruption Drill

    Nearly 4,000 people took part on Sunday in a mass evacuation drill to test responses to a possible eruption of Japan's highest peak Mount Fuji, weeks after a nearby volcano blew its top and killed at least 56.

  • In Blow to Shinzo Abe, Japan Minister to Quit as Soon as Sunday Over Funds Scandal: Reports

    In Blow to Shinzo Abe, Japan Minister to Quit as Soon as Sunday Over Funds Scandal: Reports

    In a blow to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan's new trade and industry minister will resign as soon as Sunday over allegations that groups backing her misused political funds, Japanese media said.

  • Chinese Coastguard Vessels Patrol Disputed Waters

    Chinese Coastguard Vessels Patrol Disputed Waters

    China has sent coastguard vessels to disputed waters in the East China Sea after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe angered Beijing by sending a ritual offering to a Tokyo shrine that honours the dead from Japan's wars.

  • Japan's 'Sacred' Rice Farms Rotting From Inside

    Japan's 'Sacred' Rice Farms Rotting From Inside

    Shuichi Yokota may be the future of Japan's struggling rice industry.

  • Japan Rolls Out 'Long-Held Dream' With First Commercial Jet in 50 Years

    Japan Rolls Out 'Long-Held Dream' With First Commercial Jet in 50 Years

    To the sound of drums and a children's choir, Mitsubishi Aircraft on Saturday rolled out Japan's first commercial jet in half a century, amid doubts it can attain an ambition to sell more than 2,000 aircraft in a competitive market segment.

  • Japan Unveils First Passenger Jet in Four Decades

    Japan Unveils First Passenger Jet in Four Decades

    The first passenger aircraft to be made in Japan in nearly four decades was unveiled on Saturday as its manufacturer pushed into the booming regional jet sector with an eye to taking on industry giants Embraer and Bombardier.

  • Japan Industry Minister May Resign Over Make-Up Scandal: Report

    Japan Industry Minister May Resign Over Make-Up Scandal: Report

    Japan's industry minister could resign over claims she spent political donations on make-up, local media reported on Saturday, potentially delivering a blow to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's bid to restart nuclear power.

  • Leaders of China and Japan Are Likely to Meet, Briefly, for First Time

    Leaders of China and Japan Are Likely to Meet, Briefly, for First Time

    The leaders of Japan and China are likely to meet for the first time next month on the sidelines of a regional summit in Beijing, shaking hands in a carefully negotiated display of good will that Japanese officials say they hope will lower tensions b...

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