World Cup: Japan beats Australia to qualify for Russia 2018

The victory means Japan now join the already qualified Brazil and Iran ... Visit cnn.com/football for more news and videos South Korea next play fourth-place Uzbekistan -- who are level with Syria in the group on 12 points, though they have an inferior ... ( read original story ...)

UK Prime Minister May seeks to reassure Japan on Brexit

TOKYO (AP) - British Prime Minister Theresa May sought to reassure Japanese business leaders about Brexit on Thursday, saying she is laying the foundation to take the bilateral trade and investment relationship to "a whole new level" as the U.K. leaves the ... ( read original story ...)

Japan Defense Ministry seeks missile interceptors in budget

"We think Japan is obliged to explain its real intention to the international community," Hua Chunying, China's foreign ministry spokeswoman, told a regular news conference. Japan has criticized Beijing over its military spending and assertive maritime ... ( read original story ...)

The Latest: UK, Japan urge Chinese pressure on North Korea

She and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe spoke at a news conference after the two met on the second day of her three-day visit to Japan. Abe called the launching of a North Korean missile over Japan earlier this week an unprecedented and outrageous act. ( read original story ...)

Aston Martin announces £500m UK-Japan deal

Aston Martin has announced a £500m trade and investment deal between the United Kingdom and Japan. The luxury car brand said on Wednesday it would step up its exports to Japan, open a number of new offices next year and expand its dealer network. ( read original story ...)