Typhoon heads to northeast Japan after causing some damage in south - Japan Today
- Typhoon heads to northeast Japan after causing some damage in south Japan Today
- Typhoon Tapah heads to north-east Japan, hundreds of flights disrupted The Straits Times
- High wave, landslide warnings issued for western Japan as powerful Typhoon Tapah heads toward Sea of Japan The Japan Times
- Flights cancelled as Typhoon Tapah approaches Japan Phys.Org
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What to do if you are stopped by the police in Japan - Japan Today
This year — for the first time in its 32-year history — the Rugby World Cup will be held in Asia. On Nov 2, 2019, the International Stadium Yokohama in Japan will ...
Make climate fight 'sexy,' says Japan's new environment minister - Reuters
Japan's new environment minister, Shinjiro Koizumi, pledged on Sunday to mobilize young people to push his coal-dependent country toward a low-carbon ...
Russia and Japan Fought a Bloody War in China (Did History Forget)? - The National Interest Online
Russia and Japan Fought a Bloody War in China (Did History Forget)? The National Interest Online
Key point: World War II could have ended very differently if Russia and Japan continued fighting. This is a story of a battle that was, and a war that wasn't.
Osaka wins Toray Pan Pacific for 1st title in Japan - ESPN
Naomi Osaka breezed past Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-2, 6-3 in the Toray Pan Pacific final on Sunday to capture her first title in the country of her birth.
Host Japan Shows Its Nerves in Rugby World Cup Opener - The New York Times
Host Japan Shows Its Nerves in Rugby World Cup Opener The New York Times
TOKYO — As the first Asian team to host the Rugby World Cup, Japan knew it was on the game's biggest stage on Friday night, and during the opening act it ...
Robot Wolves and Technology Sector Give Aging Japan Some Promise - Bloomberg
The country's demographic decline has created an opening for the technology sector. Can businesses seize the moment?
Japan's Population Problem Is Straining Its Economy. The World Is Watching for a Solution - Bloom...
The government is struggling to entice people to live in rural areas.
Jacinda Ardern confuses Japan for China during Tokyo trip - CNN
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has just kicked off her first official trip to Japan as leader. Unfortunately for her, she appeared to confuse it for China ...
Japan is going wild for luxury toilet paper, even at $12 per roll the super-soft stuff is selling...
The country that brought the world the high-tech toilet has made another contribution to lavatory luxury — and it's bunny rabbit-soft.
U.S.-Japan trade talks will bring peace of mind to farmers, automakers: Motegi - Yahoo Finance
Japanese foreign minister Toshimitsu Motegi said trade talks with the United States will bring peace of mind to farmers and automakers, according to an ...
Japan and Korea are absolute queens of the skincare world—but which one does it better? - Japan T...
Sushi, bubble tea, anime, K-pop. It's no secret that Japan and Korea have become wildly popular in recent years for a number of cute, over-the-top, and ...
A Filmmaker Explored Japan’s Wartime Enslavement of Women. Now He’s Being Sued. - The New York Times
TOKYO — When Miki Dezaki decided to make a documentary for his graduate thesis, he examined a question that reverberates through Japanese politics: Why, ...
Saudi Arabia tells Japan's biggest refiner about possible shipment change: Nikkei - Reuters
(Reuters) - Saudi state oil firm Aramco has told Japanese refiner JXTG Nippon Oil & Energy about a possible change in shipment, raising concern about the ...
10 of the best art museums in Japan - The Guardian
10 of the best art museums in Japan The Guardian
Brilliant gardens and buildings, coupled with great art make these spectacular – and affordable – museums an absorbing visit.
Shinzo Abe’s desperate bet on Trump is backfiring on Japan - The Washington Post
Shinzo Abe’s desperate bet on Trump is backfiring on Japan The Washington Post
Don't be fooled by the new interim trade agreement between Japan and the U.S..
'Fairy Japan' wins first group world championship gold - The Japan Times
'Fairy Japan' wins first group world championship gold The Japan Times
Japan won its first group world championship in rhythmic gymnastics on Sunday, capturing the group five balls competition along with a silver in three hoop.
Ireland wary of Japan threat after manhandling Scotland - The Japan Times
Ireland wary of Japan threat after manhandling Scotland The Japan Times
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt dismissed suggestions his players can take it easy after starting their Rugby World Cup campaign with a resounding win over.
Japan expected to repeat little more than past promises at UN Climate Action Summit - The Japan T...
OSAKA – With a major United Nations summit slated for Monday to tackle the global climate crisis, U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres' message to ...
Nuclear Fallout Drives Japan To World's Cleanest Energy Source - OilPrice.com
Japan needs to find an alternative to nuclear energy, and it needs to do so in a hurry. The Japanese energy mix has been in a serious state of flux since the ...
'I stuck out more in Japan than in America' - The Japan Times
'I stuck out more in Japan than in America' The Japan Times
Illustrator Christine Mari Inzer used her talent for drawing as a way to process identity in her homeland.
Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Trial Ends With Acquittals of 3 Executives - The New York Times
Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Trial Ends With Acquittals of 3 Executives The New York Times
TOKYO — A Japanese court on Thursday acquitted three former Tokyo Electric Power Company executives who had been accused of criminal negligence for ...
Rugby World Cup 2019: Tattooed fans risk being kicked out of Japan's public baths - The Telegraph
Tattooed rugby world cup fans have been warned they risk being kicked out of Japan's public baths, as body art is associated with the local mafia. More than ...
Rugby: Japan as host makes World Cup "very special" for Eddie Jones - Kyodo News Plus
For England coach Eddie Jones, leading a team at a World Cup in Japan is "very special."
Japan Inc. takes another crack at the US restaurant market - Nikkei Asian Review
Japan Inc. takes another crack at the US restaurant market Nikkei Asian Review
TOKYO -- Japanese restaurant chains are trying out a new ingredient in their latest attempt to expand in the U.S., but it is no ordinary ingredient --
Japan-South Korea spat presents ‘interesting dilemma’ for China: Mahbubani - South China Morning ...
Japan-South Korea spat presents ‘interesting dilemma’ for China: Mahbubani South China Morning Post
China can play the role of stabiliser in the ongoing dispute between Japan and South Korea, which could significantly change the chemistry of the region says ...
Abe rival Taro Yamamoto says Japan's sales tax hike is 'crazy' and should be abolished - The Japa...
Just as Japan braces itself for a hike in the sales tax to 10 percent on Oct. 1, one of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's would-be rivals is calling for it to be.
Typhoon Tapah Disrupts Hundreds of Flights in Japan, South Korea - Bloomberg
Hundreds of domestic flights in Japan were canceled because of Typhoon Tapah, and the storm caused similar disruptions in South Korea as it moved to make ...
Japan's Nodoka Okisawa wins prestigious competition for young conductors in France - The Japan Times
A 32-year-old Japanese woman won the top prize at a prestigious international competition for young conductors held Saturday in Besancon, eastern France. N.
China and Trump Are Making Japan Nervous - The Wall Street Journal
China and Trump Are Making Japan Nervous The Wall Street Journal
Tokyo. People often say the center of gravity in American foreign policy has shifted to the Indo-Pacific. But what exactly does that mean for America's alliances ...
How virtual streamers like Kizuna Ai became Japan's biggest YouTube attraction - The Japan Times
Kizuna Ai, the most popular streamer in Japan, is an anatomically exaggerated, perpetually adolescent girl in frilly thigh-high socks and a pink hair ribbo.
US may OK plan to remove 2.5% tariffs on Japan vehicle imports in future - The Japan Times
Japan and the United States are in the final stages of talks on leaving the possibility open that Washington will remove its 2.5 percent tariffs on vehicle.
Cultural highlights of Japan: readers’ travel tips - The Guardian
Cultural highlights of Japan: readers’ travel tips The Guardian
Shrines, onsens and classical theatre vie with baseball and hip-hop as Japan's kaleidoscopic array of culture delights our tipsters on their travels. Guardian ...
Japan set to host 'special' World Cup as rugby steps into the unknown - CNN International
Japan set to host 'special' World Cup as rugby steps into the unknown CNN International
Japan has been a quiet presence on rugby's international stage for decades, but now the Far East nation is set to soak up the limelight.
Landmark paternity case challenges Japan's work culture - CNN
A 38-year-old Japanese national has filed a lawsuit against his employer for alleged harassment after taking paternity leave, in a landmark case that looks set to ...
Japan’s Mitsubishi Says Rogue Oil Trader Lost $320 Million - The Wall Street Journal
Japan’s Mitsubishi Says Rogue Oil Trader Lost $320 Million The Wall Street Journal
Japan's Mitsubishi said a subsidiary has lost about $320 million on energy derivatives, after a rogue employee in Singapore entered into secret unauthorized ...
'It's a dominatrix with an onion': Meet Japan’s mad mascots - BBC News
When the mascots of the 2019 Rugby World Cup had their big reveal on Twitter, the reaction was… well, mixed: "Is it supposed to be a cat?" "Rugby mascot ...
A new take on old Japan – that's Omori - The Guardian
A new take on old Japan – that's Omori The Guardian
In a village north of Hiroshima, traditional culture is evolving into a modern idyll, as a talented family revives the fortunes of a quiet backwater.
Japan defense minister: Not aware of any Iran involvement in Saudi attacks - Reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan has not seen any intelligence that shows Iran was involved in the recent attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities, Japan's new defense ...
Tapioca imports to Japan surge, thanks to bubble tea popularity - Nikkei Asian Review
Tapioca imports to Japan surge, thanks to bubble tea popularity Nikkei Asian Review
TOKYO -- The huge popularity of bubble tea in Japan is driving an import boom in tapioca.Japan imported some 6300 tons of tapioca in the first seven.
Buzzing about Ginpachi: Rooftop beekeeping in Japan's capital - The Japan Times
Buzzing about Ginpachi: Rooftop beekeeping in Japan's capital The Japan Times
Since 2006, Ginpachi has been raising bees on the rooftops of Ginza, creating a local hive-to-table network of apiaries and bee gardens, prooving nature is ...
Hadleigh Parkes column: Japanese culture and World Cup excitement - BBC Sport
In his latest BBC Sport column, Hadleigh Parkes gets excited for Wales' World Cup opener against Georgia and talks Japanese culture.
Disputing Trump Claims, Japan Says No Evidence Iran Was Behind Saudi Attack - Common Dreams
Japanese Defense Minister Taro Kono told reporters Wednesday that he has not seen any intelligence indicating Iran was behind the attacks on Saudi Arabian ...
KAMEOKA CORNER: Exploring superstitions in Japan - Stillwater News Press
KAMEOKA CORNER: Exploring superstitions in Japan Stillwater News Press
I suppose every country has superstitions and Japan is certainly no exception. Like our own superstitions, we associate some with children, but some are taken ...
The insiders' guide to Japan's Rugby World Cup cities - The Guardian
With the Rugby World Cup about to kick off, Olivia Lee asks locals from the nine cities hosting home nations matches for top places to eat and drink, and the ...
Adorable Japanese mascot helps Ann Arbor celebrate 50th anniversary with sister city Hikone - MLi...
Hikonyan visited the UM campus, Ann Arbor schools, the downtown library and a cherry tree planting ceremony.
Abe vows to improve Japan's social welfare as population grays - The Japan Times
Abe vows to improve Japan's social welfare as population grays The Japan Times
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged Friday to step up efforts to reform social security as Japan faces a multitude of challenges stemming from its rapidly gr.
Tokyo transformed: Global sporting events put spotlight on Japan's capital - CNN
Tokyo will host two of the world's biggest sporting events: The Rugby World Cup in 2019 and the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Check out some of the ...
Starbucks Japan Has Green Apple Jelly And Baked Apple Pink Frappuccinos - Delish.com
Apple-picking season has officially begun both here and in Japan, and in celebration, the Japanese outposts of Starbucks have introduced some pretty wild ...
Rugby World Cup: How Wales created a home-away-from-home in Japan - CNN International
Rugby World Cup: How Wales created a home-away-from-home in Japan CNN International
You could be forgiven for thinking that you were in the center of Cardiff on an international match day due to the number of buildings proudly decorated with ...
Trump Says U.S., Japan Reach Initial Agreement on Tariffs - Bloomberg
In a notice to Congress on Monday, Trump also said the U.S. will be entering an “executive agreement'' with Japan over digital trade.
iPhone 11 debuts to throngs of Japanese buyers - Nikkei Asian Review
iPhone 11 debuts to throngs of Japanese buyers Nikkei Asian Review
TOKYO -- Apple's new iPhone 11 debuted in Japan on Friday and was met with long lines of eager buyers across the country, a key market for the U.S. co.
Japan typhoon leaves thousands stranded at the airport - CNN
A powerful typhoon in Japan has left one person dead, more than 100 flights canceled, and thousands of people stranded at the airport.
Japanese activists join global climate strike ahead of UN summit on global warming - The Japan Times
Young people in 117 countries on Friday called on policymakers to take overdue steps against climate change as part of a global strike just days ahead of the ...
Shinjiro Koizumi: A rising star in Japanese politics - BBC News
Last month, Shinjiro Koizumi, a Japanese lawmaker who is the second son of popular former Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi, grabbed headlines after he ...
'I thought I was going to die with the pressure,' says Japan's Tamura - Rugby World Cup 2019
'I thought I was going to die with the pressure,' says Japan's Tamura Rugby World Cup 2019
After enduring restless nights in the countdown and a nervous start, the host nation's fly-half has vowed to find his best form against Ireland.
Tattoos in Japan: Why they're so tied to the yakuza - BBC News
Body art is seen as being offensive to some people in Japan because of the link to organised crime.
Heads-up for a Japan holiday today - ForexLive
Heads-up for a Japan holiday today ForexLive
Its a Japanese market holiday today for Autumn Equinox Day. This will thin forex liquidity out somewhat, but once Singapore and Hong Kong are in it'll likely ...
Sky Views: Rugby is the focus but Japan's economic lessons are more important - Sky News
Sky Views: Rugby is the focus but Japan's economic lessons are more important.
Japan may have to dump radioactive Fukushima water into the ocean because it's out of storage spa...
Eight years after Japan's worst nuclear disaster, the government is not sure what to do with the contaminated water that remains -- but its environment minister ...
Irish expats in Japan on sumo wrestling, the death of office culture... and why the party always ...
This weekend, as the Rugby World Cup kicks off, the Irish population in Japan will swell from that of a village to a small city.
Japan's richest man fears Brexit could turn UK into 'sick man of Europe' - CNN
London (CNN Business) Japan's richest man has warned that Brexit is "practically impossible" and could take the United Kingdom back to the economic ...
More than 100 arrested in Paris 'yellow vest' protests - The Japan News
More than 100 arrested in Paris 'yellow vest' protests The Japan News
PARIS (AFP-Jiji) — Over a hundred demonstrators were arrested at yellow vest protests in Paris on Saturday as about 7500 police were deployed to deal with ...
Apple's largest store in Japan opens Saturday in Tokyo - Apple Newsroom
Apple's largest store in Japan opens Saturday in Tokyo Apple Newsroom
In the heart of the Marunouchi business district, Apple will open its newest and largest store in Japan across from Tokyo Station this Saturday.
An up-close look at one of Japan’s five Ryuseito swords, forged from meteorites【Photos】 - SoraN...
One of Japan's most beautiful blades is now on display, and owes its existence to some dude who just wanted to eat some potatoes and pickles.
Japan takes on China with a planned $20 billion investment in Africa - CNN
Japan's private sector will invest $20 billion over three years in Africa, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe promised Wednesday.
The Japan-South Korea dispute isn’t just about the past - Washington Post
The Japan-South Korea dispute isn’t just about the past Washington Post
The quarrel between Japan and South Korea reached a new low last week when Seoul pulled out of an intelligence-sharing agreement that had taken the ...
Irish Rugby World Cup fans in Japan: Be aware of wild boar, snakes and pricey steak - The Irish T...
Irishman's guide to Kobe: The best places to drink, foods to try, how much you can expect to pay and trails to walk.
Cash-strapped RTE flies advertising executives to Japan for World Cup game - Independent.ie
RTE has flown a number of senior advertising industry executives to Japan on a five-day trip to watch Ireland's opening game in the Rugby World Cup.
South Korea demands Olympic officials ban Japan's 'Rising Sun' flag at 2020 games - Fox News
South Korea on Wednesday formally asked the International Olympic Committee to ban Japan's "Rising Sun" flag from next year's Tokyo Olympics, comparing it ...
Global Perspective: Japan should try to mend fences with S. Korea - The Mainichi
The Japan-Korea Forum was launched in 1993 to facilitate mutual understanding and improve bilateral relations through exchanges among various experts.
Stunning Tokyo train designed to feel like a living room - CNN
Seibu Railway's sleek "Laview" train in Japan not only gets you from Point A to Point B fast, it's designed for comfort.
Twitter launches its controversial ‘Hide Replies’ feature in the US and Japan - TechCrunch
Twitter's controversial “Hide Replies” feature, aimed at civilizing conversations on its platform, is launching today in the U.S. and Japan after earlier tests in ...
Gerry Thornley in Japan: How many journalists does it take to get the train to Tokyo? - The Irish...
Japan seems uber-efficient and productive, yet it's safe, and personal space is not invaded.
How Virtual Streamers Became Japan’s Biggest YouTube Attraction - Bloomberg
Kizuna Ai, the most popular streamer in Japan, is an anatomically exaggerated, perpetually adolescent girl in frilly thigh-high socks and a pink hair ribbon.
Transgender woman granted long-term residency in Japan - CNN
Tokyo (CNN) A Southeast Asian woman has become the first transgender person to receive a long-term residential permit in Japan due to her same-sex ...
'Symbol of the devil': Why South Korea wants Japan to ban the Rising Sun flag from the Tokyo Olym...
Tensions have once again flared between Japan and South Korea -- and this time, it's over a flag.
'Vinegar oozing insect' potato chips a crisp hit in west Japan - The Mainichi
SATSUMASENDAI, Kagoshima -- The whip scorpion, an insect which when threatened protects itself by emitting a liquid with a vinegar-like smell, has lon.
USDA relaxes rules for Japanese unshu oranges and sand pears - The Packer
Rules governing the U.S. imports of Japanese unshu oranges and sand pears will be changed to allow for easier access to the U.S. market.
Tokyo tower to become Japan's new tallest skyscraper - CNN
Construction has begun on a soaring tower that will become Japan's tallest skyscraper. The ambitious Toranomon-Azabudai project, in central Tokyo, aims to be ...
Japan's 10 best start-ups to work for, according to LinkedIn - CNBC
Artificial intelligence, automation and machine learning are just a few of the new technologies Japan's top start-ups are embracing, according to LinkedIn.
U.S. and Japan strike trade deal ‘in principle’ - POLITICO
Trump and Abe announced the agreement at the G-7 summit in France, with hopes for a formal signing in September alongside U.N. General Assembly ...
‘Preparation is everything’: the real Eddie Jones’s hard road to Japan - The Guardian
In helping England's coach, Eddie Jones, write his autobiography Donald McRae has gained a unique, unfettered insight into the tough, uncompromising ...
Japan's veteran maulers happy to die in their boots - Reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan may have been seen as a leftfield choice to host the Rugby World Cup but if you want a sense of the country's long love affair with the ...
Japan goes 1-2 in men's final in Salt Lake figure skating - The Mainichi
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Japan's Keiji Tanaka and Sota Yamamoto finished 1-2 in the men's final at the U.S. International Figure Skating Classic.
Japan's “Hikikomori” Population Could Top 10 Million - Nippon.com
The government estimates that Japan has 1.15 million hikikomori, people who have withdrawn from society. But Saitō Tamaki, a leading expert on this matter, ...
Severe Tropical storm Tapah hits Japan - NHK WORLD
Severe Tropical storm Tapah hits Japan NHK WORLD
Severe tropical storm Tapah is battering parts of western and southwestern Japan. It is expected to affect most of the country through Monday.
The Japanese Diet: Benefits, Food List, and Meal Plan - Healthline
A traditional Japanese diet is typically rich in nutrients and believed to provide an array of health benefits. This article covers everything you need to know about ...
There's another major trade war that's starting to heat up while everyone is focused on the US an...
The argument between Japan and South Korea is heating up and has a chance to cause economic problems for the world.
Exploring Japan’s soy sauce island - The Independent
Exploring Japan’s soy sauce island The Independent
After two hours on Japan's Shodoshima Island I know I'll never look at a bottle of soy sauce in the same way. In fact, I've already made a mental note to bin the ...
Win a trip to Japan with Air NZ to support the All Blacks - New Zealand Herald
Win a trip to Japan with Air NZ to support the All Blacks New Zealand Herald
Thanks to Air NZ, we have a trip to Japan for a lucky NZH Premium/ NZME print subscriber.
Rugby World Cup an ‘immense’ opportunity to build Irish presence in Japan, Coveney says - The Iri...
Tánaiste reminds Ireland rugby supporters to remember they are 'ambassadors'
Taliban: Ceremony was planned for peace accord - NHK WORLD
NHK has learned that Afghanistan's Taliban insurgent group and the administration of US President Donald Trump were planning to invite the foreign ministers ...
Japan should scrap nuclear reactors after Fukushima, says new environment minister - The Guardian
Shinjiro Koizumi says: 'We will be doomed if we allow another accident to occur'
Invisible-ink stamps to identify gropers on Japanese public transport sell out in minutes - CNN
A new device aimed at tackling sexual harassment on crowded trains and public transport has sold out just half an hour after it went on sale in Japan.
The Real Issue Between Japan and Korea Is Trust - Bloomberg
Japan's foreign minister says the question is whether promises between two nations will be kept.
Look Out Below! Japan's Hayabusa2 Drops Target Markers on Asteroid Ryugu - Space.com
Japan's Hayabusa2 mission is preparing to send one last rover to the surface of the asteroid Ryugu.
Japan's anime tourism: A blend of cash and chaos - The Japan Times
Japan's anime tourism: A blend of cash and chaos The Japan Times
When Liu Chenyu and Ji Xiaotian arrived in Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture, for their honeymoon early this summer, the Great Buddha and Tsurugaoka ...
Nakamura and Maeda win Japan’s Marathon Grand Championship - International Association of Athleti...
Nakamura and Maeda win Japan’s Marathon Grand Championship International Association of Athletics Federations
Japan's selection process for their 2020 Olympic marathon team culminated in victory for Shogo Nakamura and Hinomi Maeda at the Marathon Grand ...
Japan's former empress Michiko has surgery for breast cancer - The Guardian
The 84-year-old Michiko, wife of former emperor Akihito, has undergone surgery for early-stage breast cancer.