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Six of the biggest media companies in Japan are to launch a new video platform. It will be specifically targeted at smartphone users. Called Premium... [Read More]
Brad Pitt attended a fan-packed ceremony in Japan to launch his latest movie, 'War Machine' on Netflix. (May 24) [Read More]
AT&T and Verizon top the 2017 Forbes Global 2000 list of the world's largest telecom companies, while China Mobile and Japan's Nippon Telegraph & Telecom... [Read More]
T. Rowe Price Japan (PRJPX) a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) seeks long-term growth of capital through investment in common stocks of large and small... [Read More]
Former Finance Minister Kaoru Yosano, known as one of the top policy mavens among lawmakers, has died, an employee of his office said Wednesday. He... [Read More]
Major political parties remain divided over how to tackle the stalled relocation of the Tsukiji wholesale market in Tokyo as they prepare for the upcoming... [Read More]
Life as a yakuza mobster is getting so hard that some are resorting to shoplifting food. Two members of an organized crime gang were arrested... [Read More]
The number of homeless people in the nation decreased to 5,534 as of January, down 701 from a year earlier, the Ministry of Health, Labor... [Read More]
U.S. President Donald Trump has tapped a longtime legal adviser to serve as his private attorney while a special counsel investigates whether his campaign... [Read More]
Instead of merely dismissing the credibility of the documents, the administration should fulfill its duty of accountability by clearing up any suspicions surrounding the project. [Read More]
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc (8306.T) said Takashi Oyamada, chief executive of its core banking unit, would step down for health reasons, disrupting a well-planned... [Read More]
An agreement has been reached between the governments of India, Sri Lanka and Japan to set up the LNG terminal as a 50:50 joint venture... [Read More]
The Nuclear Regulation Authority formally confirmed Wednesday that two reactors on the Sea of Japan have met safety standards, paving the way for their res... [Read More]
Three foreign members of the Fukuoka tech entrepreneur community discuss whether the city's efforts to style itself as an international startup hub are paying off. [Read More]
The dollar bounced back above ¥111.50 in Tokyo trading Wednesday, following a hawkish remark by the head of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. At... [Read More]
In what is likely a warning to nuclear-armed North Korea, the U.S. military on Wednesday showed off to media its Global Hawk surveillance drone, which... [Read More]
As a contentious and now internationally controversial bill to criminalize conspiracies faces stiffening opposition in the Diet, dozens of local government... [Read More]
Japanese residents in Manchester, England, expressed shock that the deadly terrorist attack at a concert hall took place in a city known for welcoming diff... [Read More]
There's a certain art to dealing with a Donald Trump handshake. And Tajikistan's strongman president, Emomali Rahmon, appears to have gotten it down to a... [Read More]
SoftBank Group Corp said on Wednesday it plans to appoint heads of key overseas subsidiaries to the group's board of directors, as the Japanese firm's... [Read More]