Japan-South Korea frictions may throw wrench into talks

TOKYO -- Some in the Japanese government are concerned that long-standing issues with South Korea will hamper progress at a three-way summit including China later this year. The Tokyo meeting will mark South Korean President Park Geun-hye's first visit to ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

iCracked Japan adds 9 new stores throughout Japan
views 174
With four locations in Tokyo, and locations in Osa...
Osaka: Cop shoots and injures man who refused to d...
views 41
During the incident, the other man fled the scene,...
N'Dam defeats Murata in split decision
views 158
TOKYO (AP) — WBA middleweight interim champion Has...
Take a digital tour of Tokyo’s neighbourhoods with...
views 188
I was very happy I decided to bring my camera with...
Japan November exports show signs of recovery as y...
views 124
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's exports in November fell...
Nikkei slips from 2-year peak after North Korea br...
views 78
TOKYO, Sept 22 (Reuters) - Japan’s Nikkei share av...
Nissan's quarterly profit falls on weak Japan...
views 119
TOKYO -- Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co. repor...
Japan jobs, household spending hint at pick up in ...
views 131
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's unemployment rate in Oct...
Tillerson says diplomacy with North Korea has ‘fai...
views 139
Thursday’s news conference in Tokyo also looks to ...
Armenia and Azerbaijan’s Evolving Implicit Rivalry...
views 105
However, Armenian diplomats have repeatedly assert...

Nikkei drops as US election uncertainty sours mood, shippers jump

while Japan’s three major shippers jumped after news that they will merge their container shipping businesses. The Nikkei fell 0.5 percent to 17,353.04 by midmorning, after ending at a six-month high on Friday. US shares fell and the dollar dropped on ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

Japan tracks dementia patients with QR codes attac...
views 103
A Japanese city is keeping track of elderly dement...
Japanese companies hold off on floating bonds
views 98
TOKYO -- Major Japanese enterprises including the ...
Nikkei hits 26-year high; Fast Retailing top contr...
views 60
The broader Topix ended 0.5 per cent higher at 1,8...
Government, Japan Inc. trying to assess Brexit imp...
views 193
More than 1,200 Japanese firms are operating in Br...
Japan plans to raise pension age beyond 70
views 45
ss/jm (Reuters) Each evening at 1830 UTC, DW's edi...
Japanese train line apologizes for departing secon...
views 78
The Tsukuba Express line takes Japanese commuters ...
L.L. Bean's newest Bootmobile is kicking it i...
views 138
The four-wheeled tribute to the Maine-based retail...
Australia and Japan reverse tourism relationship
views 55
Back in 1998, at the height of our summer, Austral...
Japan unveils record defence budget against N. Kor...
views 62
Japan's defence budget will swell to a record $46 ...
Qantas to fly seasonally to Osaka
views 111
And with the Free Trade Agreement in place, the ne...

Is Nikkei Ready To Rise Again?

After successful tests of its broken multi-decade downtrend, Japan’s Nikkei 225 has a chance to commence a new up leg... We’ve been pointing out the thinning nature of the stock market rally of late. In fact, as recently as yesterday we noted that just ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

Japan protests to China over submarine near disput...
views 71
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan protested to China on Frid...
Unforgettable photos from the Japanese attack on P...
views 64
Under the South Pacific sun on December 7, 1941, t...
Japan’s regulator urged Coincheck to fix flaws bef...
views 128
The FSA earlier this week issued a business improv...
Japan business mood hits decade-high – BOJ t...
views 118
* Big manufacturers' sentiment index plus 22 vs f'...
Top Japanese bank seeks stake in Indonesia’s...
views 78
TOKYO -- Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ aims to buy ...
Japan's top FX diplomat signals readiness to ...
views 90
The finance minister makes the final decision on w...
BOJ’s Funo says bank no longer setting deadl...
views 114
SAPPORO, Japan (Reuters) - Bank of Japan board mem...
Japan’s prime minister eyes legacy with proposed c...
views 147
TOKYO: Japan could hold its first referendum on re...
Nikkei Hits More Than 2-Week Highs on Weaker Yen
views 142
Japan's Nikkei share average rose to more than two...
Japan, int'l body to promote human security i...
views 190
Japan on Monday partnered with the U.N.-affiliated...

Bank of Japan Trims Inflation Forecasts

TOKYO—The Bank of Japan revised down its inflation forecasts Tuesday following a raft of poor data, but held off expanding stimulus in a sign that Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda has set the bar much higher for taking action. At the end of a two-day meeting, the ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

Shоhei Ohtani Bids Farewell Tо Fans In Japan Befоr...
views 98
SAPPORO, Japan (AP) — Los Angeles Angels-bound Sho...
Japan’s Inflation Edges Higher But Remains Far Fro...
views 67
Japanese inflation sped up in October but price ri...
Sapporo snow festival opens, featuring Trump sculp...
views 137
The annual Sapporo snow festival began Monday in t...
Bank of Japan March meeting summary: Policy will r...
views 148
TOKYO (Reuters) - Bank of Japan board members said...
Business News & Financial News | Reuters
views 129
TOKYO Shares in Toshiba Corp tumbled on Wednesday ...
Aso becomes Japan’s longest-serving finance minist...
views 43
Taro Aso on Monday became Japan’s longest-serving ...
Nikkei hit as N.Korea fires missile, reportedly pr...
views 132
The Nikkei dropped 0.1 per cent to 20,032.35 ... t...
Japan’s banks look southeast
views 70
Japan's manufacturing industries have been enjoyin...
Nikkei edges down in choppy trade as ex-dividend a...
views 125
TOKYO, March 29 Japan's Nikkei share average edged...
Japan’s Kansai region abuzz over chance to host G-...
views 43
OSAKA – 2018 has just begun, but Osaka and Kyoto a...

Nintendo cuts profit outlook as yen strength offsets Pokemon

said that earnings from affiliates in the most recent financial quarter totaled 12 billion yen, most of which came from Pokemon-related businesses. "Pokemon GO got a bigger reception than we had expected," Kimishima said at a news briefing in Osaka after ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

Earthquake measuring 6.3 magnitude hits Japan – is...
views 82
A 6.3-magnitude earthquake has hit the east coast ...
Tokyo disaster drill focuses on preparing foreigne...
views 61
A disaster drill aimed particularly at providing s...
Japan elections: Will Abenomics help Shinzo Abe wi...
views 88
These are external links and will open in a new wi...
Japan’s ‘comfort women’ — sex slaves used in WWII ...
views 127
You can almost feel the government of Japan runnin...
Asia markets mixed, haunted by uncertainty on trad...
views 174
TOKYO -- Asian shares were mixed in lacklustre tra...
Japan launches next-generation geostationary meteo...
views 132
Japan launched a next-generation geostationary met...
R29's Ultimate Guide To Osaka — In 60 S...
views 141
Aside from the financial investment, it also requi...
Skiers injured by flying rocks on Japanese volcano
views 75
When visibility improved about 10 minutes later, h...
Japan Post takes first net loss since privatizatio...
views 138
The 400.3 billion yen write-down, which saddled th...
Nikkei falls on stronger yen; financials tumble on...
views 144
TOKYO, Jan 30 Japan's Nikkei share average fell on...

Asia markets set to drop at open; ASX opens down, BOJ, RBA eyed

Nikkei (Nihon Keizai Shinbun: .N225) futures in Chicago traded 0.09 percent lower at 17,405, and Osaka futures slipped 0.29 percent to 17,390. The Japanese benchmark index last finished at 17,425.02. In China, the official and Caixin manufacturing ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

“Not a Credible Currency”: Japan’s Finance Ministe...
views 73
Japan Finance Minister Taro Aso claims that there ...
Favoring Osaka, Macau billionaire says Tokyo doesn...
views 129
Lawrence Ho, the billionaire owner of Melco Resort...
Russian sailor acquitted of gun charge in ‘illegal...
views 134
“I am overjoyed that I can say I am no longer a cr...
IMF upgrades eurozone, Japan; leaves world outlook...
views 95
The International Monetary Fund upgraded the econo...
Japanese construction firms targeted in fresh raid...
views 68
The train line will link Tokyo, Nagoya and Osaka. ...
Tokyo surge leads broad Asia gains, eyes on Trump-...
views 85
Tokyo resumed its surge on Thursday, leading a bro...
Tokyo 2020: Budget uncertainty will continue to 20...
views 122
TOKYO (AP) — Uncertainty over the final budget for...
Thakral invests in 2 more properties in Osaka
views 79
SINGAPORE (Nov 29): Thakral Corporation has expand...
Nikkei hit as N.Korea fires missile, reportedly pr...
views 132
The Nikkei dropped 0.1 per cent to 20,032.35 ... t...
Will Japan take a gamble on casinos?
views 146
The first casinos in Japan are likely to appear on...

Shocking blog post forces debate on the financial drain of dialysis in Japan

Last month Yutaka Hasegawa, the freelance announcer who hosted the TV Osaka program “News Real Friday,” caused a stir with a personal blog post criticizing people who receive dialysis treatments. The regular theme of Hasegawa’s blog is how certain ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

Nikkei rises on global stock rally, heads for 13 s...
views 74
TOKYO, Oct 19 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share ave...
Japan public TV sends mistaken missile alert
views 63
NHK television issued the message Tuesday on its i...
Agency: Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku member died from ab...
views 162
Rina Matsuno died after being rushed to a Tokyo ho...
Japan’s central bank trims bond purchases, p...
views 55
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Speculation the Bank of Japa...
Japan consortium to build power station, port in B...
views 122
TOKYO -- A consortium comprising five Japanese com...
Japan Central Bank to Weigh Unpredictable Factor a...
views 133
TOKYO—At the Bank of Japan, cautious optimis...
Expect to see the Toyota Corolla GTI Concept at 20...
views 85
At the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show, expect automakers li...
Japan-Saudi ties strengthen after King Salman’s vi...
views 155
offering such encouragement as that the TSE is one...
TH Real Estate eyes Japan property on growth outlo...
views 214
US pension giant TIAA is setting its sights on Jap...
Nissan’s Super-Compact EV Drives Car Sharing Servi...
views 196
“Choimobi Yokohama,” a round-trip car-sharing serv...