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Oil surges after OPEC indicates it will maintain output cuts

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

Bitcoin sinks abruptly after seven weeks of recovery

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

Japan bans drones over Olympic, military sites

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

Nissan's Saikawa to stay on as president, Renault chief to join board: Sources

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

Oil rises as Middle East tensions mounts, set for weekly gains

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

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Japan city to shut red-light zone during G20 summit

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

Rejoice, delight as new Japan Emperor greets people for first time

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

New Japanese Emperor Naruhito ascends Chrysanthemum throne

Japan's new Emperor Naruhito formally ascended the Chrysanthemum Throne, a day after his father's historic abdication.

01 May 2019 10:42 AM

Emperor Akhito steps down as Japan marks the end of 'Heisei' period

'Heisei' that is 'achieving peace' period ended with Akhito stepping down as Japan's Emperor.

30 Apr 2019 2:22 PM

Japan court grants USD 4.5 million bail to Carlos Ghosn

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

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My husband is mentally abused in detention: Ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn's wife

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

Adding to Ghosn woes, Nissan set to further slash profit outlook: Report

The automaker is scheduled to announce its full-year earnings results on May 14.

24 Apr 2019 11:18 AM

Problems surmount for Carlos Ghosn as Japan Court hit fresh charges

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

Blind Japanese sailor completes Pacific voyage without interruption

A blind Japanese sailor completed his non-stop Pacific voyage on Saturday, local media reported.

20 Apr 2019 1:38 PM

Carlos Ghosn to be indicted on additional charge: Report

Tokyo prosecutors are likely to indict former Nissan Motor Co Ltd boss Carlos Ghosn on an additional charge.

19 Apr 2019 2:38 PM

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Uber wins USD 1 billion investment from Toyota, SoftBank fund

Toyota has already invested USD 500 million in Uber as the firm races Google-owned Waymo.

19 Apr 2019 9:48 AM

Japanese professor shows students how to produce cocaine, meth

A Japanese professor could face up to 10 years in jail after getting his students to produce ecstasy, in an echo of TV show 'Breaking Bad'.

19 Apr 2019 8:26 AM

Japan Supreme Court turns down Carlos Ghosn's appeal to end detention

He's been charged with falsifying financial documents in under-reporting his compensation and with breach of trust in dubious payments.

15 Apr 2019 12:39 PM

Carlos Ghosn detention extended until April 22: Japan Court

A Japanese court ruled that Carlos Ghosn will remain in detention until April 22, as prosecutors grill the former Nissan boss.

12 Apr 2019 4:55 PM

Carlos Ghosn's wife Carole Ghosn to be questioned in Tokyo court

The wife of Nissan's former Chairman Carlos Ghosn will be questioned by prosecutors in a Tokyo court on Thursday.

11 Apr 2019 12:08 PM

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