Nagoya Mayor Takashi Kawamura, two others file for election

NAGOYA – Nagoya Mayor Takashi Kawamura, 68, and two other people have filed to run in the April 23 mayoral election. The challengers are lawyer Masateru Iwaki, 62, a former deputy mayor of Nagoya, and former corporate employee Toshimitsu Ota, 68 ... ( read original story ...)

Tokyo stocks open higher on weaker yen

TOKYO: Tokyo stocks opened higher on Monday with a weaker yen ... exporters as it inflates repatriated profits and spurs buying of their shares. "The Syria news was bad for markets, but it's not like something big is going to happen today, tomorrow ... ( read original story ...)