Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will treat Trump to an imperial banquet and front row seats at a sumo tournament during the trip.
25 May 2019 3:10 PM
The USD 70 billion Japanese trade surplus with the US is dwarfed by China’s USD 379 billion surplus.
25 May 2019 9:28 AM
Trump will not be the first foreign dignitary to present a trophy to a sumo tournament winner.
22 May 2019 1:30 PM
US West Texas Intermediate crude was 82 cents, 1.3 per cent, higher at USD 63.58 a barrel.
20 May 2019 10:33 AM
After many lackluster months, the price of bitcoin started to rally from early April, hitting a 10-month high earlier this week.
17 May 2019 3:09 PM
Current law already bans the flying of drones over key facilities such as the Prime Minister's Office and the Imperial Palace.
17 May 2019 2:55 PM
Washington withdrew a year ago from a nuclear deal with Tehran and re-imposed sanctions, prompting a deterioration in relations.
17 May 2019 12:02 PM
The appointments are likely to be announced on Friday and presented for approval at a shareholder meeting in June.
17 May 2019 11:27 AM
Brent crude futures were at USD 73.00 a barrel at 0303 GMT, up 38 cents, or 0.5 per cent.
17 May 2019 9:56 AM
Japan will host the G20 summit in Osaka on June 28-29, with Donald Trump and China's President among the world leaders expected to attend.
16 May 2019 2:54 PM
Cheers and screams filled the air in Tokyo on Saturday as new Japanese Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako made their first greetings.
04 May 2019 8:58 AM
Japan's new Emperor Naruhito formally ascended the Chrysanthemum Throne, a day after his father's historic abdication.
01 May 2019 10:42 AM
'Heisei' that is 'achieving peace' period ended with Akhito stepping down as Japan's Emperor.
30 Apr 2019 2:22 PM
Akihito, who has had treatment for prostate cancer and heart surgery, said that his age would make it hard for him to carry out his duties.
30 Apr 2019 11:26 AM
Ghosn also faces two charges of deferring some USD 80 million of his salary and hiding this in official documents to shareholders.
25 Apr 2019 9:21 AM
Ghosn, ex-Nissan boss, could soon walk out of detention centre to prepare his defence against multiple charges of financial misconduct.
25 Apr 2019 9:11 AM
The elegant 52-year-old with long blonde hair has become a passionate spokeswoman for her husband, loudly proclaiming his innocence.
24 Apr 2019 2:01 PM
The automaker is scheduled to announce its full-year earnings results on May 14.
24 Apr 2019 11:18 AM
Japanese authorities on Monday hit former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn with a fresh charge of aggravated breach of trust.
22 Apr 2019 12:24 PM
A blind Japanese sailor completed his non-stop Pacific voyage on Saturday, local media reported.
20 Apr 2019 1:38 PM