• Agents Can Discover Japan With NARAT 17 Sep 2019 07:13 NĀRAT has a “one of a kind Japan” fam taking place during Cherry Blossom season, synonymous with the country’s culture. Ultimate Japan – Cherry Blossom FAM takes place March 27 to April 7, 2020 and the 12-day specialty educational program introduces travel …
  • Latest reports from the Ireland camp in Japan; sport on TV a hefty cost for pubs 17 Sep 2019 07:04 It’s safe to say the news coming out of the Ireland camp in Chiba over the last few days has not been the most encouraging with Robbie Henshaw falling to injury while Keith Earls has also been battling a thigh problem. However, the latest news coming from …
  • S. Korea urges IAEA to play role in Japan's Fukushima water discharge plan 17 Sep 2019 06:50 The International Atomic Energy Agency has to play an active role in the possible move by Japan to discharge contaminated water from its disabled Fukushima power plant into the Pacific Ocean, a senior South Korean government official has said. Delivering a …
  • Toyota Rolls Out Completely Redesigned Corolla, Corolla Touring, and Unveils Improvements to the Corolla Sport in Japan 17 Sep 2019 06:40 Toyota City, Japan, Sep, 17 2019 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation announces the launch of its completely redesigned Corolla (Sedan) and Corolla Touring (Wagon) in Japan (previously "Corolla Axio" and "Corolla Fielder" …
  • Japan set to host 'special' World Cup as rugby steps into the unknown 17 Sep 2019 06:18 New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, France and the UK have hosted the Rugby World Cup in the tournament's 32-year history, but Friday's curtain-raiser between Japan and Russia -- the tournament's first game on Asian soil -- will mark a step …
  • 'I don't sulk, I try to make a difference' - prolific Horne eyes Scotland impact in Japan 17 Sep 2019 06:18 George Horne scored his third Scotland try on his seventh cap against Georgia this monthGeorge Horne's capacity to cut holes in defences is clear, but it's only when you put his statistics in context that you get an angle on how ruthless the scrum- …
  • US and Japan conclude initial trade deal regarding tariff barriers 17 Sep 2019 06:12 Washington [USA], Sept 17 (ANI/Sputnik): US and Japan had concluded an initial trade deal regarding tariff barriers between the two nations, US President Donald Trump announced on Monday (local time). "On October 16, 2018, my Administration …
  • Memories of standing up to the All Blacks in Japan in '09 inspiring Ruddock brothers 17 Sep 2019 06:11 Not many siblings get to share one World Cup experience together but the Ruddock boys are now in the midst of their second. It's 10 years since Ciaran and Rhys Ruddock were part of a talented Ireland U20s side that travelled to Japan to compete in the …
  • Japan’s Abe says he will meet Iran’s Rouhani this month in New York: NHK 17 Sep 2019 06:06 FILE PHOTO: Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks at a news conference after reshuffling his cabinet at his official residence in Tokyo, Japan September 11, 2019. REUTERS/Issei Kato TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on …
  • US-Japan reach initial trade deal, says Trump 17 Sep 2019 06:05 Washington, Sep 17 (IANS) US President Donald Trump said on Monday that his administration has reached an “initial” trade deal regarding tariff barriers with Japan, indicating that the agreement doesn’t need to be approved by Congress. “I intend to enter …
  • Land of the Rising Fun: 48 hours in Osaka, Japan's foodie capital 17 Sep 2019 06:04 Welcome to Osaka. With the Ireland rugby team already landed, and thousands of fans set to descend on the nation, the world's eyes are going to be on Japan this autumn. And if you're going - or the tournament whets your appetite for a future trip - …
  • EXPLAINER-Details on car tariffs fuzzy as U.S., Japan head for trade deal 17 Sep 2019 05:56 TOKYO, Sept 17 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has said Washington and Tokyo have reached an initial trade deal that he and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are expected to sign in New York later this month. Top Japanese officials, however, said …
  • Japan may release oil reserves after Saudi attacks 17 Sep 2019 05:33 DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – Trade minister Isshu Sugawara says Japan is closely monitoring any possible impact on its oil supply as well as market movements following a weekend attack on key Saudi Arabian oil facilities. Sugawara said in a statement …
  • Trump tells Congress trade deal with Japan has been reached and will be signed ‘in the coming weeks’ 17 Sep 2019 05:32 WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that the United States has reached initial trade agreements with Japan on tariff barriers and digital trade that will not require congressional approval. In a letter to the U.S. Congress released by …
  • Currency provision won't be in Japan-U.S. trade deal: Aso 17 Sep 2019 04:47
  • Trump says he reached interim trade deal with Japan, but details remain scarce 17 Sep 2019 04:35 The statement came less than a month after Trump announced an agreement “in principle” with Japan at the Group of 7 summit in Biarritz, France. The president told reporters it was “a very big transaction" that would be “tremendous for the farmers.” At …
  • Trump says U.S. reaches trade deals with Japan, no word on cars 17 Sep 2019 04:13 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday Washington had struck trade agreements with Tokyo that could be implemented without congressional approval, but stopped short of assuring Japan that new tariffs would not be slapped on vital …
  • Currency provision won't be in Japan-U.S. trade deal: Aso 17 Sep 2019 04:12 FILE PHOTO: Japanese Finance Minster Taro Aso leaves the G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors' meeting at the IMF and World Bank's 2019 Annual Spring Meetings, in Washington, April 12, 2019. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan TOKYO ( …
  • Scottish chip shop owner ready to batter rivals at rugby World Cup in Japan 17 Sep 2019 03:56 A Scots chip shop owner is hoping his scrumptious suppers will help our World Cup rugby squad batter the opposition in Japan. High frier Calum ­Richardson, who runs ­Stonehaven’s award-winning Bay takeaway , touched down in Tokyo yesterday. Speaking from …
  • Asian Markets Fall Amid Geopolitical Risks; U.S., Japan Reach Initial Trade Accord 17 Sep 2019 03:51 Investing.com - Asian markets fell in morning trade on Tuesday amid geopolitical risks in the Middle East. China’s Shanghai Composite and the Shenzhen Component were down 0.8% and 0.7% respectively by 10:30 PM ET (02:30 GMT). Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index …
  • Japan seeks to confirm no additional tariffs on auto exports to U.S. -Motegi 17 Sep 2019 03:42 TOKYO — Japan plans to reconfirm in the final stage of trade talks with the United States that Washington will not impose additional tariffs on Japanese vehicles and auto parts, Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Tuesday. U.S. President Donald …
  • Japan's Ichiran ramen coming to Singapore as a pop-up stall in October 17 Sep 2019 02:50 Lifestyle The popular chain will be serving only 700 bowls of its ramen each day from Oct 3 to 20 at Takashimaya Square. 17 Sep 2019 09:48AM (Updated: 17 Sep 2019 09:50AM) Bookmark From Oct 3 to 20, ramen lovers will get to slurp up a bowl of the tonkotsu- …
  • PM to visit Japan and attend the UN General Assembly 17 Sep 2019 02:32 Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern Prime Minister MP for Mt Albert 17 Sept 2019 PĀNUI PĀPĀHO MEDIA STATEMENT Prime Minister to visit Japan and attend the UN General Assembly Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern travels to Tokyo later this week for an official Summit meeting …
  • 80,000 homes still without power after Japan typhoon 17 Sep 2019 02:23 80,000 homes still without power after Japan typhoon TOKYO: Almost 80,000 homes are still without power a week after a powerful typhoon battered eastern Japan, authorities said Monday, with sustained heavy rain prompting evacuation orders and hampering …
  • Trump says interim trade deal is in place with Japan, but details remain scarce 17 Sep 2019 02:19 President Trump said Monday that he had reached a trade deal with Japan but provided no details of its terms, including whether he had agreed to rule out imposing tariffs on Japanese automobiles. “I am pleased to report that my Administration has reached …
  • Pompeo urges 'constructive dialogue' between S. Korea, Japan 17 Sep 2019 02:11 US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday emphasized the need for "constructive dialogue" between South Korea and Japan, two US allies that have been locked in a bitter dispute over trade and history. Pompeo discussed the matter in a phone call …
  • Trump says U.S., Japan ready to sign limited trade deal 17 Sep 2019 00:15 WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump notified Congress on Monday that the U.S. and Japan were prepared to enter a limited agreement that would lower some tariffs and set terms of digital trade. Trump and his counterpart in Japan, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, …
  • Japan to nominate ex-top currency diplomat Asakawa as ADB head - sources 17 Sep 2019 00:07 TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s government is expected to nominate Masatsugu Asakawa, the country’s former top currency diplomat, as its candidate to become next head of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), two people familiar with the matter said. The top ADB post …
  • US Reaches Initial Trade Agreement With Japan Regarding Tariff Barriers - White House 16 Sep 2019 23:58 Business 01:18 17.09.2019(updated 01:40 17.09.2019) Get short URL In a statement by the White House Office of the Press Secretary Monday evening, US President Donald Trump announced the US and Japan had concluded an initial trade agreement regarding trade …
  • Trump Says U.S. and Japan Have Reached Initial Trade Agreement 16 Sep 2019 23:56 WASHINGTON — President Trump said on Monday that his administration had reached an initial trade agreement with Japan and planned to announce a deal in the coming weeks. The trade pact is expected to increase access for American agricultural products like …
  • Trump says US has reached 'initial' trade deal with Japan 16 Sep 2019 23:53   "My Administration looks forward to continued collaboration with the Congress on further negotiations with Japan to achieve a comprehensive trade agreement that results in more fair and reciprocal trade between the United States and Japan," the …
  • Greenberg Traurig Attorneys to Speak at The Legal 500 GC Summit Japan 16 Sep 2019 23:50 Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP Shareholders Koji Ishikawa and Steven V. Walkowiak will participate in a panel discussion titled “The Rise of E-Sports in Japan” on September 19 at The Legal 500 GC Summit Japan being held in Tokyo. DALLAS (PRWEB) …
  • Utah Gov. Gary Herbert will lead trade delegation to Japan this week — but he’s skipping Hong Kong 16 Sep 2019 23:49 Gov. Gary Herbert will lead a trade mission to Japan this week, accompanied by representatives from 22 of Utah’s leading companies and organizations. The governor-led delegation will meet with investors, business leaders, trade associations and government …
  • Trump says U.S. reaches trade deals with Japan, no vote needed 16 Sep 2019 23:14 (Adds quotes from Trump letter, details on avoiding vote) WASHINGTON, Sept 16 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that the United States has reached initial trade agreements with Japan on tariff barriers and digital trade that will not …
  • US reaches trade deal with Japan 16 Sep 2019 23:04 President Donald Trump says the United States has reached an initial trade agreement with Japan. In a letter to Congress released by the White House, Trump said he intends to enter into the deal on tariff barriers in the coming weeks. He said he will also …
  • Sol3 Mio reveal Japan gig during Rugby World Cup after Moses Mackay leaves Celebrity Treasure Island 16 Sep 2019 23:03 Kiwi classical singing superstars Sol3 Mio are set to perform in Tokyo in the days between the Rugby World Cup semi-finals and final. The trio will play what it called an "intimate concert" on October 29, when they will be joined on stage by …
  • Kiwi coach Jamie Joseph blunt on Japan's RWC goal - 'Our team wants to make the top eight' 16 Sep 2019 22:46 Brave Blossoms coach Jamie Joseph wasn't shy expressing what Japan's goal is this year while hosting the Rugby World Cup, saying the team is aiming to make history. Joseph was asked by media days out from the tournament's opening what were the …
  • US and Japan reach trade agreement 16 Sep 2019 22:40 US President Donald Trump announced on Monday that a trade agreement with Japan has been reached. "My Administration looks forward to continued collaboration with the Congress on further negotiations with Japan to achieve a comprehensive trade …
  • US Defense Contractor to Build Upgrade Facility for F-35 Stealth Fighters in Japan 16 Sep 2019 22:38 U.S. defense firm Lockheed Martin has been awarded a contract to build a F-35 maintenance repair and upgrade facility in Japan. U.S. defense contractor Lockheed Martin has been awarded a $25.2 million contract last month by the U.S. Department of Defense ( …
  • Trump says U.S. reaches trade deal with Japan 16 Sep 2019 22:33 WASHINGTON, Sept 16 (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Monday the United States has reached an initial trade agreement with Japan. In a letter to Congress released by the White House, Trump said he intends to enter into the deal on tariff barriers …
  • 60-person delegation from Japan visits North Korea 16 Sep 2019 22:15
  • Experts from Japan to help Maharashtra govt tackle floods: CM Fadnavis 16 Sep 2019 22:14 Sangli was the worst-hit district in the recent Maharashtra floods. (File Photo) Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday said the state government has sought help from Japan to formulate a long-term plan to tackle floods, which will be financed by the …
  • Envoy- Japan keen to provide long-term cooperation to Bangladesh 16 Sep 2019 22:04 Outgoing Japanese Ambassador Hiroyasu Izumi meets with President M Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban on Sunday, September 15, 2019 PID Japanese investment in many fields has accelerated the development in socio-economic sectors in Bangladesh, said President Hamid …
  • South Korea to remove Japan from whitelist this week 16 Sep 2019 22:04
  • Japan Reports New Chinese Ship Incursion in Senkaku Waters 16 Sep 2019 21:49 Japan Reports New Chinese Ship Incursion in Senkaku Waters TOKYO – Japan reported on Monday an incursion by Chinese ships in its territorial waters, the third such incident registered in a month near the remote Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea. This …
  • England will peak in Japan - May 16 Sep 2019 21:02 England winger Jonny May (with the ball) is heading to Japan to compete in his World Cup campaign Rugby World Cup Hosts: Japan Dates: 20 September to 2 November Coverage: Full commentary on every game across BBC Radio 5 Live and Radio 5 Live Sports Extra, …
  • Governor Greg Abbott Heading To Japan, South Korea On Economic Development Mission 16 Sep 2019 20:41 AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Governor Greg Abbott will lead an economic development mission, including representatives from three North Texas entities, to Japan and South Korea, September 20-27. The week-long mission will make stops in Osaka, Nagoya, and …
  • 'Time for China, not US, to mediate S. Korea-Japan row' 16 Sep 2019 20:25
  • ‘Weathering With You’ is selected as Japan’s best bet at the Oscars 16 Sep 2019 19:44 Sample newspaper article 第92回米アカデミー賞国際長編映画賞(旧外国語映画賞)部門の日本代表に、新海誠監督のアニメーション作品「天気の子」が決まったと、日本映画製作者連盟が26日、発表した。 今後、世界各国の代表作品から候補作が絞られ、来年2月に受賞作が決まる。アニメが日本代表に選出されたのは第70回(1998年)の宮崎駿監督「もののけ姫」以来。宮崎監督の「千と千尋の神隠し」は2003年、前年に創設された長編アニメ賞部門に出品され、受賞した。 …
  • U.S. retailer seeks to shake up Japan’s merchandise market 16 Sep 2019 19:43 Kodai Senga’s 12-strikeout no-hitter on the night of Sept. 6 was more than just a historic moment — it was the first of his career and the first since the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks franchise relocated to Kyushu from Osaka in 1988 — for the ace pitcher. Senga’ …
  • Japan to build central database to bolster monitoring of remote islands 16 Sep 2019 19:42 The government plans to build a central database to strengthen the monitoring of remote islands that define Japan’s territorial waters and exclusive economic zone, according to sources. The database will list basic information on remote islands, such as …
  • Japan eyes stronger law to protect women from exploitation 16 Sep 2019 19:42 The welfare ministry is considering crafting a new law to strengthen the protection of females, including schoolgirls, from sexual exploitation, according to informed sources. The law would provide the legal basis for prefectural consulting centers for …
  • US Tax Treaty Updates Japan and Spain 16 Sep 2019 18:50 Clayton & McKervey Posted 09/13/2019 Long-awaited treaty protocols, signed in 2013, were finally ratified in July 2019.  The details for Japan and Spain are below: Japan The protocol with Japan entered into force on August 30, 2019, provides …
  • 'Thailand have beaten Japan before; so can we' - Malaysia's Nabil 16 Sep 2019 18:03 Malaysia U-15 forward Nabil Qayyum is adamant that they are capable of surprising Japan in the coming AFC U-16 Championship qualification. BY        ZULHILMI ZAINAL       Follow on Twitter Malaysia U-15 forward Nabil Qayyum Zainuddin is adamant that they …
  • Scopely opening Japan office 16 Sep 2019 17:58 Share this article Scopely is continuing its year of growth, as The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that the mobile publisher behind Star Trek Fleet Command and The Walking Dead: Road to Survival is setting up shop in Japan. The company has enlisted former …
  • Princess Kako of Japan, 24, dons a traditional kimono as she meets the Austrian president 16 Sep 2019 16:58 Japan's Princess Kako of Akishino met Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen today on her first official overseas trip. Kako, 24, the niece of the Japanese Emperor, donned traditional dress as she met with Austria's leader to mark the 150th …
  • Alabama beats out Japan, China sites for $195M expansion project 16 Sep 2019 16:44
  • Khairil determined to help Malaysia defeat Japan 16 Sep 2019 16:01 Malaysia U-15 will get to face off against defending champions Japan in the AFC U-16 Championship qualifiers, having previously lost 3-1 to them. BY        ZULHILMI ZAINAL       Follow on Twitter One of the boys set to captain Malaysia in the coming 2020 …
  • UPDATE 1-Japan's SoftBank increases stake in Brazilian lender Banco Inter 16 Sep 2019 15:35 FILE PHOTO: The logo of SoftBank Group Corp is displayed at the SoftBank World 2017 conference in Tokyo, Japan, July 20, 2017. REUTERS/Issei Kato/File Photo SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) has raised its stake in Banco …
  • Maruti Suzuki’s Japan-India Institute for Manufacturing, Gujarat records 100% placement 16 Sep 2019 15:35 Maruti Suzuki's Japan-India Institute for Manufacturing (JIM), Mehsana, Gujarat has recorded a 100% placement yet again for the second consecutive batch of students. JIM says that the batch of 308 students has been offered placement in reputed …
  • Wales rugby team choir on song in Japan 16 Sep 2019 15:28 Wales' World Cup rugby squad sings the Welsh hymn Calon Lan at a reception in Japan. The players were reciprocating after local schoolchildren had sung for them in Welsh. Watch Eddie Butler's Rugby World Cup preview, BBC One Wales, Monday, 16 …
  • US And Japan Reach Agreement - No New Trade Tariffs On Japanese Vehicles 16 Sep 2019 15:07 The United States will agree not to raise tariffs or introduce curbs to import quotas on Japanese cars when the country's leaders meet next week, the Tokyo Shimbun newspaper reported on Monday. The newspaper said the pledge would be part of a joint …
  • Dolphins seen swimming close together 'for comfort' before being killed in Japan 16 Sep 2019 14:58 Heartbreaking moment dolphin family swims close together and 'mum comforts them all' before Japanese hunters move in to slaughter the family and take others into captivity Pod of pilot whales - a species of dolphin - were herded into a cove in  …
  • New trade pact with Japan taking shape 16 Sep 2019 14:44 Commodity organizations want to make sure their producers will be able to compete on a level playing field with other suppliers in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the European Union. The Trump administration held a conference call on the Japan pact for …
  • Wales rugby team belt out rendition of Calon Lan at official Rugby World Cup welcome ceremony in Japan 16 Sep 2019 14:22 Wales have produced a rousing rendition of Calon Lân at their official Rugby World Cup welcome ceremony in Japan. Since their arrival in Kitakyushu, the players have been wowed by local schoolchildren, who have sung them the Welsh national anthem as well …
  • I paid $8 and found Japan’s best secret 16 Sep 2019 14:06 It’s one of the hottest destinations for Aussie travellers — but before you visit Japan, check out these top tips from Escape readers who’ve already been. NOT SO GOLDEN We had a great holiday in Japan, except the timing was NOT good. Our visit coincided …
  • U.S. mobile developer Scopely expands into Asia with new Japan office 16 Sep 2019 13:50 U.S. mobile game developer-publisher Scopely is expanding into the Asia-Pacific region with the opening of a new office in Japan. The company, which has worked on a number of licensed games including The Walking Dead: Road to Survival, WWE Champions, and …
  • South Korea files WTO dispute with Japan on export curbs 16 Sep 2019 11:52 GENEVA (Reuters) - South Korea has initiated a WTO dispute against Japan’s latest export curbs, the World Trade Organization said on Monday, amid increased tensions between the two Asian powers. In July, Japan imposed tighter controls on exports of three …
  • The Latest: Japan could release reserves after Saudi attacks 16 Sep 2019 11:46 Updated 6:24 am CDT, Monday, September 16, 2019 This image provided on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, by the U.S. government and DigitalGlobe and annotated by the source, shows damage to the infrastructure at at Saudi Aramco's Kuirais oil field in Buqyaq, …
  • Rugby World Cup: How Wales created a home-away-from-home in Japan 16 Sep 2019 11:19 Roads lined with fans and a stadium full of cheering on watchers also greeted the Welsh rugby team in the Japanese city of Kitakyushu when they arrived on Saturday. The Japanese city is Wales' base for their pre-Rugby World Cup camp, and the locals …
  • Skilling to Employment: Maruti Suzuki's Japan-India Institute for Manufacturing, Mehsana, Gujarat records 100% placement for the second consecutive year 16 Sep 2019 11:07 The Japan-India Institute for Manufacturing (JIM), Mehsana, Gujarat has secured 100% placement for its second successive batch of students. The batch of 308 students have been offered placement in reputed organizations. A CSR initiative of Maruti Suzuki …
  • Japan-Celebrates-Ghanaian-For-Foiling-Suicide 16 Sep 2019 10:52 A Ghanaian chief, Nana Opare Kwafo I, demonstrated bravado when he rescued a Japanese woman who attempted to commit suicide by jumping from the 13th floor of the Yokohama Isezakicho Washington Hotel on Friday, August 30, 2019. The woman, believed to be in …
  • Wales training session in Japan attracts 15,000 crowd 16 Sep 2019 10:20 Fans watching Wales opening training session at Kitakyushu StadiumA crowd of more than 15,000 people watched Wales' first training session in Japan for the Rugby World Cup. Queues stretching more than a kilometre began building up three hours before …
  • South Korean beer imports from Japan plunge 97pct 16 Sep 2019 09:55 South Korean imports of Japanese beer slumped almost to zero last month in the face of a consumer boycott sparked by a bitter trade and historical dispute between Seoul and Tokyo, data showed Monday. Japanese companies shipped $223,000 worth of beer to …
  • Taiwan surpasses Japan in January-July optical lens exports 16 Sep 2019 09:34 Taiwan surpasses Japan in January-July optical lens exports Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES, Taipei Monday 16 September 2019 Taiwan recorded US$1.21 billion in optical lens exports in January-July 2019, exceeding Japan's US$1.16 billion for the first time, …
  • Japan skateboard sensation, 13, cools Olympic talk after world title 16 Sep 2019 09:20 TOKYO: Japanese schoolgirl Misugu Okamoto is refusing to entertain thoughts of Tokyo Olympic gold despite becoming skateboarding's youngest world champion at the weekend. The 13-year-old captured the skateboarding park world championships title in Sao …
  • No more for me: South Korean beer imports from Japan plunge 97% 16 Sep 2019 09:20 SEOUL: South Korean imports of Japanese beer slumped almost to zero last month in the face of a consumer boycott sparked by a bitter trade and historical dispute between Seoul and Tokyo, data showed on Monday (Sep 16). Japanese companies shipped US$223,000 …
  • 2019 Top Jobs in Japan Week 38 16 Sep 2019 09:19 If you’re looking to work in Japan, check back here each week as we look through our database of top jobs in Japan posted to GaijinPot and pick some of the ones we think are most interesting. You can apply directly to these companies by creating a profile …
  • Where to now for Japan–South Korea relations? 16 Sep 2019 09:19 Japan–South Korea tensions are at their worst since the two countries normalised relations in 1965. Tensions over Japan’s colonisation of the Korean peninsula (1910–1945) and the territorial dispute over the Dokdo/Takeshima islets have long simmered in …
  • Top Things to Do in Aichi Prefecture: A Guide to Traveling in Central Japan 16 Sep 2019 09:19 Located in the heart of Japan is a prefecture that is at once forwardly futuristic and richly historic: Aichi. An innovative hub of Japan’s manufacturing industries, Aichi is famously the home of transport, electric and general machinery production for the …
  • WOR: Clash of Champions, New Japan, AAA in New York, more! 16 Sep 2019 08:47 Wrestling Observer Radio with Bryan Alvarez and Dave Meltzer is back with tons to talk about including full reviews of WWE Clash of Champions, New Japan Destruction, and AAA in New York, plus news, RAW vs. football notes and more. A fun show as always so …
  • South African Springboks ready to tackle Rugby World Cup in Japan 16 Sep 2019 08:34 The Rugby World Cup 2019 kicks off on Friday and the South African team are already feeling the love away from home. Shortly after arriving in Japan, Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus revealed one thing he had on his wish-list ahead of the team’s World Cup …
  • Teams from Japan and overseas present ideas for space elevator at event in Fukushima 16 Sep 2019 08:34 MINAMISOMA, FUKUSHIMA PREF. – A two-day demonstration test for a space elevator it’s hoped could link Earth and a space station in the future ended in Minamisoma, Fukushima Prefecture, on Sunday. The test, the second of its kind, was organized by the Japan …
  • Kawasaki aims to help children of foreign nationals overcome language barrier as Japan accepts more workers from overseas 16 Sep 2019 08:33 KAWASAKI – As Japan welcomes more foreign workers under a new visa system introduced in April, a city near Tokyo with a large foreign population is taking steps to help such workers’ children overcome the language barrier in school. In the city of Kawasaki …
  • Japan may give Typhoon Faxai special designation to release more state funds for storm-hit areas 16 Sep 2019 08:33 KYONAN, CHIBA PREF. – The government is considering designating Typhoon Faxai as an extremely severe disaster warranting additional state support for affected areas, a senior official said Monday. “We’ve gathered all information available to consider …
  • Japan typhoon leaves almost 80k homes without power 16 Sep 2019 08:26 Almost 80,000 homes are still without power a week after a powerful typhoon battered eastern Japan, authorities said Monday, with sustained heavy rain prompting evacuation orders and hampering recovery efforts. Typhoon Faxai powered into the Tokyo region …
  • Japan’s Taro Kino: Houthi Threat to Saudi Oil Supply ‘Most Worrying’ 16 Sep 2019 08:20 Taro Kono, the defense minister of Japan, said that threats to his country’s oil supply was the “most worrying scenario” he could imagine in international relations, in the wake of attacks on Saudi Arabian oil production facilities.  “The most pessimistic …
  • LG Innotek to showcase LED, communications modules for cars in Japan 16 Sep 2019 07:52 LG Innotek, the electronic parts affiliate of LG Group, said Monday that the company would showcase around 20 kinds of car components at an upcoming automotive show in Japan this week. The LG affiliate will, for the first time, take part in the Automotive …
  • Robbie Henshaw out of World Cup opener but will remain with Ireland in Japan 16 Sep 2019 07:34 As he approaches a collection of Irish journalists at the back of a cramped media room on the 24th floor of Ireland's hotel in Chiba, the 20-times capped Connacht centre says 'Is this The Left Wing?' He's referring to Independent.ie's …
  • Japan’s veteran maulers happy to die in their boots – in pictures 16 Sep 2019 07:30 Nagayama examines a patient at his hospital in Tokyo. As a doctor, he is aware of the risks involved in playing a high impact sport at his age and the club’s website gives advice on health precautions and even links to a life insurance company Photograph: …
  • Around 80,000 Houses Still Without Power A Week After Japan Typhoon 16 Sep 2019 07:29 The national weather agency Monday issued new warnings for heavy rain in Chiba. (AFP) Tokyo: Almost 80,000 homes are still without power a week after a powerful typhoon battered eastern Japan, authorities said Monday, with sustained heavy rain prompting …
  • Riders on the storm: Rugby World Cup ready for Japan typhoons 16 Sep 2019 06:55 TOKYO: Rugby World Cup organisers have learned from a massive typhoon that smashed into Tokyo and disrupted some teams' arrivals, saying it highlighted their "meticulous" contingency planning for natural disaster-prone Japan. Just days before …
  • Almost 80,000 homes still without power a week after Japan typhoon 16 Sep 2019 06:49
  • Robots and floating hotels: Olympics Japan style 16 Sep 2019 06:46 When Tokyo hosted its first Olympic Games in 1964, it gave the world a glimpse of a new Japan emerging from the devastation of World War II. As the Olympics returns to the city after more than half a century, Tokyo promises again to showcase the best of …
  • Letter from Japan: Home team need early scalps to get populace behind them 16 Sep 2019 05:40 First rule of sports reporting is to gain access. Second rule of sports reporting is to unearth usable quotes. Dead late for the Japan’s unlisted press conference, thankfully several of their squad do not understand their adopted language either. The …
  • Uncovering Japan's ancient fermented 'superdrink' 16 Sep 2019 04:00 It's a hot and humid summer day in Heian-era Japan (794-1185 AD); a noble, steaming under his multi-layered aristocratic silk robes, sips a cup of amazake (sweet sake) to alleviate his natsubare (summer fatigue) – or so the story might go. Amazake, a …
  • Ireland’s Schmidt wary of threat from Japan, Scotland 16 Sep 2019 03:15 Ireland’s Schmidt wary of threat from Japan, Scotland MAKUHARI: Ireland may be the number-one ranked team, but head coach Joe Schmidt is taking nothing for granted as he prepares to face Pool A rivals Scotland and Japan at the Rugby World CupThe Irish take …
  • Russia take on Japan in their WC opener 16 Sep 2019 03:15 Russia take on Japan in their WC opener PARIS: Russia have ‘tripped’ into the Rugby World Cup according to head coach Lyn Jones, leaving them at a disadvantage against hosts Japan who they face in the tournament opener on Friday. The Bears, ranked 20th in …
  • Rugby World Cup: Wales prepare for Japan humidity with baby oil 16 Sep 2019 02:05 Wales have broken out the baby oil in their aim to slip to victory at the rugby World Cup. Kiwi coach Warren Gatland told BBC Sport that his training sessions in Japan have featured the team using rugby balls covered in baby oil to help the players adjust …
  • Japan’s deepening diplomatic crisis with South Korea 15 Sep 2019 20:59 Author: Lauren Richardson, ANU Japan’s relationship with South Korea is not amicable at the best of times. Yet in recent months it has entered a rapidly descending diplomatic spiral of unprecedented depth and scope. Mounting bilateral friction over the …