Japan's military deployed helicopters to rescue people seen in aerial footage standing on balconies waving towels to attract attention.
13 Oct 2019 9:59 AM
The dramatic move by House of Representatives Democrats compounded investors’ anxieties.
25 Sep 2019 12:55 PM
The company has not given a specific timeline for the resumption of full output.
17 Sep 2019 10:33 AM
Local media showed residents in Chiba hurriedly covering broken roofs with blue tarps.
16 Sep 2019 2:38 PM
Yahoo Japan aims to buy 50.1 per cent Zozo, whose market value was 680 billion yen.
12 Sep 2019 10:30 AM
‘The only option will be to drain it into the sea and dilute it,’ the minister, Yoshiaki Harada, told a news briefing in Tokyo.
10 Sep 2019 4:01 PM
In the United States, crude stockpiles are likely to have fallen for a fourth consecutive week last week.
10 Sep 2019 10:48 AM
The airport said it delivered 2,000 bottles of water, 19,000 bags of crackers and 18,000 bed rolls to stranded passengers.
10 Sep 2019 9:45 AM
Saikawa is suspected of improperly adding 47 million yen (USD 440,000) to his compensation by altering the terms of a bonus.
09 Sep 2019 10:37 AM
US crude was down 26 cents, or 0.5 per cent, at USD 54.84 a barrel by 0644 GMT, while Brent was down 6 cents at USD 58.60 a barrel.
03 Sep 2019 1:19 PM
WTI futures, slumped last week by nearly 2 million barrels to their lowest since December.
30 Aug 2019 11:09 AM
Toyota will take a 4.9 per cent stake in Suzuki Motor Corp. valued at 96 billion yen (USD 908 million).
28 Aug 2019 4:13 PM
Crude oil prices have fallen about 20 per cent from 2019 highs reached in April.
28 Aug 2019 11:54 AM
'We saw a great progress,' Japan's minister in charge of trade talks with the US, Toshimitsu Motegi, told reporters in Washington.
25 Aug 2019 3:19 PM
Osaka is adamant she will defend her title, saying she would most likely play in New York even against her doctor’s wishes.
22 Aug 2019 6:37 PM
Tokyo Olympic organizers are offering hospitality packages to Japan residents with prices soaring to 6.35 million yen (INR 43 lakhs).
22 Aug 2019 3:40 PM
India's attacking approach in the match paid off as they walked off the pitch as winners of the competition.
21 Aug 2019 12:13 PM
The Indian team bounced back from their 1-2 loss against New Zealand with an impressive display in their third match at Oi Hockey Stadium.
20 Aug 2019 1:57 PM
MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.53 per cent, while Japan’s Nikkei rose 0.54 per cent.
20 Aug 2019 12:13 PM
India had made an impressive start to the tournament, thrashing Malaysia 6-0 in their opening match.
19 Aug 2019 11:12 AM