The Asian nation’s staging of the event, which kicked off on Sept. 20, has been a huge success.
01 Nov 2019 8:14 PM
Two weeks ago, Typhoon Hagibis caused widespread flooding and left more than 80 people dead or presumed dead across Japan.
26 Oct 2019 11:31 AM
Hisahito, 13, the lone royal male in his generation, is second in line to throne after his father Crown Prince Akishino.
18 Oct 2019 12:17 PM
As per Cabinet Office, around 5,500 people remain housed in shelters and more than 2,30,000 people had been evacuated ahead of the storm.
16 Oct 2019 6:43 PM
By Tuesday morning, some 34,000 households were still without power, and 133,000 homes had no water.
15 Oct 2019 12:15 PM
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
It was the second paternity leave harassment case to be heard in Japan in recent weeks.
09 Oct 2019 1:05 PM
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
Nagashima cautioned against the risk of communicable diseases as people fly in from around the world.
13 Sep 2019 3:46 PM
Yahoo Japan aims to buy 50.1 per cent Zozo, whose market value was 680 billion yen.
12 Sep 2019 10:30 AM
At least 48 other people were sent to hospital for symptoms of heatstroke Tuesday.
11 Sep 2019 10:27 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
Experts feel that the two countries are also natural allies in the field of defence and security.
02 Sep 2019 4:03 PM
WTI futures, slumped last week by nearly 2 million barrels to their lowest since December.
30 Aug 2019 11:09 AM