The Latest: Japan execs plead not guilty in nuclear case

TOKYO — The Latest on the trial of three Japanese utility executives for the Fukushima nuclear plant disaster (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Three former executives of Tokyo Electric Power Co. have pleaded not guilty to charges of negligence for the 2011 ... ( read original story ...)

Tokai Tokyo Financial : Announcement of the New Management Team

Note: This English translation is for reference purposes only. In the event of any discrepancy between the Japanese original and this English translation, the Japanese original shall prevail. We assume no responsibility for this translation or for direct ... ( read original story ...)

Nikkei hovers near 2-year highs as tech shares support

TOKYO, June 29 Japan's Nikkei share average rose on Thursday morning to hover near two-year highs after Wall Street rebounded, with tech shares, like Advantest Corp and Shin-Etsu Chemical, outperforming the overall market. The Nikkei gained 0.5 percent to ... ( read original story ...)

Japan and Europe are racing to agree a big free trade deal

While President Trump talks tough on trade, Europe and Japan are getting on with business. Negotiators from the European Union and Japan say they're close to striking a major free trade agreement that could jump-start talks for other potential deals. ( read original story ...)