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As many as 87 injured in Japan after ferry collides with 'marine creatures'

Five people were seriously injured in the accident, which occurred just before the hydrofoil was due to arrive on Sado island.

10 Mar 2019 9:31 AM

Guinness honors oldest Japanese woman at 116

Japanese woman who loves playing the board game Othello is being honoured as the world's oldest living person.

09 Mar 2019 11:35 AM

Ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn pays bail, set to leave Japan prison

Former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn posted bail of 1 billion yen ($9 million) in cash, paving the way for his release from a Tokyo detention.

06 Mar 2019 11:51 AM

Tokyo court finally grants bail to Ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn

A Tokyo court on Tuesday granted ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn bail in a shock decision that could see the auto tycoon freed.

05 Mar 2019 11:09 AM

Ghosn lawyer says pursuing different strategy to previous legal team

Nissan itself has alleged Ghosn deferred a portion of his compensation until after retirement as a way to keep his salary out of public eye.

04 Mar 2019 1:37 PM


Japan's emperor marks 30th year of reign at National Theatre in Tokyo

The government-sponsored ceremony at the National Theatre in Tokyo was attended by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Empress Michiko.

24 Feb 2019 5:44 PM

Honda CEO says decision to end production in UK not Brexit related

Honda Chief Executive Takahiro Hachigo made the statement at a news conference in Tokyo.

19 Feb 2019 2:55 PM

Report says Japan's PM nominated Trump for Nobel Peace Prize on US request

Japan's Shinzo Abe nominated US President Donald Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize after receiving a request from the US government.

18 Feb 2019 1:05 PM

Nissan downgrades full-year forecast, logs nine-month profit fall

Nissan downgraded its net profit forecast to 410 billion yen for the fiscal year to March

12 Feb 2019 3:28 PM

SoftBank Group's third-quarter profit leaps 60 pc, beating estimates

SoftBank’s operating profit in the Oct-Dec quarter was 438.3 billion yen versus 274 bn yen a year earlier.

06 Feb 2019 12:47 PM


Toyota nine-month net profit dives 30%, cuts forecast

Toyota's net profit for the nine months to december came to 1.42 trillion yen, down 29.3 percent from the same period the previous year.

06 Feb 2019 11:23 AM

Nissan poised to propose Ghosn replacement on board: report

At this gathering in April, shareholders also will be asked to remove Ghosn and his right-hand man Greg Kelly from the board.

04 Feb 2019 1:04 PM

Plane skids off runway, closing parts of Tokyo's Narita main hub

The officials and the carrier said the 201 passengers and crew had all been escorted off the Boeing 787 jet with no serious injuries.

01 Feb 2019 10:40 AM

Japan ditches porn

Japan's convenience stores to ditch porn mags ahead of Olympics.

22 Jan 2019 3:29 PM

Ghosn appeals against Japan bail rejection

Since his stunning arrest on November 19 the auto tycoon has languished in a Tokyo detention centre.

17 Jan 2019 1:09 PM


Nissan executive on leave for tasks related to Ghosn arrest

Munoz is among several executives media have speculated could be a possible successor to Ghosn.

05 Jan 2019 12:31 PM

Shares in SoftBank mobile unit rebound after earlier plunge

The shares were 8.3 per cent down at their lowest point -- 22 per cent below the IPO price.

20 Dec 2018 1:37 PM

Six missing after two US military planes crash off Japan

One serviceman has already been rescued and is thought to be in a stable condition.

06 Dec 2018 3:59 PM

Mitsubishi Motors dismisses Ghosn as chairman

Ghosn’s arrest marked a stunning fall for an executive who dominated the Japanese auto industry.

26 Nov 2018 3:34 PM

Nissan aims to nominate new chairman by around Dec 20: source

The new chairman would hold the post “at least” until Nissan’s next shareholder meeting.

23 Nov 2018 1:06 PM