Japan earthquake: 6.2 magnitude quake hits west of country

A powerful earthquake with a suspected magnitude of 6.6 has shaken western Japan, injuring seven people -– one seriously. The Meteorological Agency said the earthquake occurred Friday at 2:10 p.m. (0510 GMT) in Japan's western prefecture of Tottori ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

Cost fears as Tokyo toughens tobacco laws
views 327
A battle over an anti-smoking law in Tokyo is beco...
Tokyo 2020: Budget uncertainty will continue to 20...
views 343
TOKYO (AP) — Uncertainty over the final budget for...
First “Nikko Style” Lifestyle-Brand Ho...
views 84
Nikko Style Nagoya will be located in Nagoya’s pop...
Osaka splits with coach Bajin
views 27
(Reuters) - Naomi Osaka, winner of the past two gr...
BoJ holds, but more upbeat on outlook
views 260
The Bank of Japan keeps monetary policy steady and...
Chris Grayling to Japan: 'Some of our trains ...
views 414
Transport minister urges counterparts from Japan t...
Japanese PM: North Korea may be capable of missile...
views 325
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the upper ho...
Japan to ease language requirements for unskilled ...
views 103
TOKYO -- The Japanese government plans to ease res...
Conrad Osaka Hotel Opens in Japan
views 243
The Conrad Hotels & Resorts brand celebrates furth...
Modi asks Japan’s MSMEs to explore business ...
views 43
TOKYO: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday a...

Magnitude 6.6 quake jolts western Japan, no tsunami warning or major damage

TOKYO An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 shook western Japan on Friday, the Japan Meteorological ... Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a news conference. The epicenter of the earthquake was in Tottori prefecture at a depth of ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

Japan has opposite problem to Ireland: it is givin...
views 76
If the thought of trying to buy a family home in I...
2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami
views 345
The hypocentral region of this earthquake extended...
Is Shinzo Abe offering Japan’s Samurai bonds as a ...
views 60
Now, whether by intention or otherwise, Abe’s agre...
Wells Fargo CEO to testify before Senate banking p...
views 290
Praxair Inc Cm (NYSE:PX) was reduced too. Axelsen ...
Aussies enter Melbourne to Osaka in a 40-footer
views 276
Sandringham Yacht Club and Hokko Yacht Club in Osa...
Emirates to deploy Airbus A380 serving the Dubai-O...
views 86
2018-Jun-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates, the wor...
Japan Should Let Naomi Osaka Play Doubles
views 24
(Bloomberg Opinion) -- Naomi Osaka is the toast of...
Light earthquake 4.5 mag, 122 km ENE of Hasaki, Ja...
views 53
A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occur...
Earthquake standards are on shaky ground
views 308
In 1952, the government devised a map of Japan tha...
Japan to withdraw from International Whaling Commi...
views 47
(Reuters) - Japan will withdraw from the Internati...

Japan to lend to sanctioned Russian bank to push island talks – Nikkei

TOKYO: State-backed Japan Bank for International Cooperation will lend about 4 billion yen (US$39 million) to Russia's Sberbank, which is subject to Western sanctions, in the hope of advancing talks on a territorial dispute, the Nikkei business daily said ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

TOKYO | Asian stocks most lower amid trade uncerta...
views 107
TOKYO — Asian shares were mostly lower in muted tr...
Tokyo Whale Sells $230 Million of Bitcoin in Mt. G...
views 103
Digital coin investors closely follow the moves of...
Here’s How to Book a Roundtrip Flight to Jap...
views 260
This "hack," which allows you to score sub-$400 ro...
Best Western Announces A New Hotel in Downtown Osa...
views 60
Scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2019, Be...
Is Japan’s Finance Ministry at the breaking ...
views 214
TOKYO -- Former Finance Ministry official Nobuhisa...
TOKYO | Construction robots weld, bolt, lift to be...
views 128
TOKYO | April 23, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Robots that ...
Japanese Yen Steady As Kuroda Sticks Firmly To His...
views 79
The contrast between a Bank of Japan still stuck w...
International students in Japan fall behind in job...
views 74
TOKYO -- Foreigners at Japan's universities begin ...
Uber IPO on the cards? Japanese tech firm SoftBank...
views 198
Uber looks set to take a big step on the path towa...
Osaka alliance to purchase Tokyo landmark building
views 188
TOKYO -- A group of leading Osaka-area companies, ...

How the world would benefit by turning Japanese

HAVING just returned from my second visit to Japan, I’m struck by the vast differences between them and us. I’m experiencing a strange type of sadness and not just regular post-holiday blues. I was in Japan with my boyfriend to see Boston rock band ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

With a Submarine, Japan Sends a Message in the Sou...
views 100
The drills were the first involving a submarine th...
Tokyo’s brokerage district looks to fintech ...
views 221
TOKYO -- Tokyo's Kabutocho district ... The rise o...
THAI cancels all flights to and from Osaka after T...
views 83
Thai Airways International (THAI) has cancelled mo...
Third fire ant infestation confirmed at Nagoya por...
views 363
NAGOYA – A third fire ant infestation has emerged ...
Japan exports sink 3.8 pct in Dec, hit by China sl...
views 28
For the year, imports outpaced the rise in exports...
Heavy snowfall hits Japan, coldest day in much of ...
views 266
TOKYO - Temperatures plunged to their lowest level...
Japan minister agrees to share Toshiba case inform...
views 300
Westinghouse Electric Co., Japan's Kyodo news agen...
Yokohama to Introduce New OTR Tire
views 351
The MYX S01 will be part of the company’s range of...
Japan approves record defence spending that favour...
views 200
TOKYO, Dec 22 (Reuters) - Japan's government appro...
Motion to Dismiss Filed by Property Owner to Defea...
views 226
Liquid, Inc. (head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, JAPA...

Powerful magnitude 6.6 earthquake rocks Japan, no threat of tsunami

TOKYO – A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 shakes western Japan, but there is no danger of a tsunami being caused. The Meteorological Agency said the earthquake occurred Friday at 2:10 p.m. in Japan's western prefecture of Tottori ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

Yearbook photo of American arrested in Japanese wo...
views 169
according to Japanese media. Bayraktar attended Wi...
Banking Software Market with growth, latest trends...
views 137
5 United States Banking Software Development Statu...
New SEMI Japan President to Drive SEMI 2.0 in Japa...
views 224
View original content with multimedia:http://www.p...
Tokyo Games to cost $13B
views 272
Organizers of the Tokyo Olympics estimate the tota...
Nagoya dye house looks abroad to keep traditional ...
views 308
A dye house in Nagoya that specializes in kuro mon...
Auction house seeks IPO as art sale boom swells Ho...
views 104
Tokyo Chuo Auction has filed for a stock market li...
Tokyo stocks fall at open, Toyota up on US investm...
views 275
Tokyo stocks fell Tuesday as exporters dropped and...
Japan-led Turkish nuclear plant project mired in c...
views 226
TOKYO -- A Japan-led nuclear power plant project i...
Olympics: Discussions ongoing over Tokyo 2020 mara...
views 57
Tokyo 2020 vice-president Toshiaki Endo, Japan's f...
Perfect day for Kenya as Kipsang wins Tokyo Marath...
views 389
Tokyo (AFP) - Kenya's Wilson Kipsang stormed to vi...

Tokyo governor vows to use 2020 Games to tackle demands of graying society

Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike vowed Friday to use the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics to create a city that can cope with the demands of a rapidly aging population. Graying Japan is one of the world’s fastest aging societies, with the number of centenarians rising to ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

Sapporo Holdings to Purchase Anchor Brewing for $8...
views 224
Japan’s Sapporo Holdings Limited today announced t...
Japanese businessman Toshiaki Ogawara who ‘discove...
views 317
He provided the institute with $1 million in fundi...
The Latest: Japan expects concrete action by North...
views 166
Japan's leader is welcoming the outcome of the int...
5 B.C. families stranded in Japan get Canadian vis...
views 102
“What was bizarre about it is that there is no ind...
US defence chief Mattis visiting South Korea and J...
views 291
While campaigning, Donald Trump accused South Kore...
Bank of Japan Holds Fire as It Faces Calls for Exi...
views 336
TOKYO—Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda rejected ...
Nikkei rebounds from 3-week low as automakers, mac...
views 25
TOKYO, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Japan’s Nikkei surged on...
S. Koreans condemn right-wing Japanese hotel disto...
views 243
South Korean news organizations, the majority of t...
Tokyo Gas suggested backdoor talks for new fish ma...
views 324
The Tokyo government's main negotiator for the pur...
DAVE MUSTAINE Goes Lingerie Shopping In Tokyo (Vid...
views 311
Dave Mustaine went lingerie shopping with his wife...

Tokyo Metro draws criticism over official mascot’s see-through skirt

news site J-Cast reports (October 18). The Ekino character has appeared at numerous Tokyo Metro events, and is popular among fans for her round eyes, slightly troubled expression and old-school drawing style that sets her apart from the glossy stylized ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

Osaka shows best and worst in Paris first-round wi...
views 110
PARIS: Japan's Naomi Osaka displayed the best and ...
Osaka becomes third player to secure WTA Finals be...
views 100
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - U.S. Open champion Naomi Osa...
World’s Most-Prized Fish Sold for $3.1 Milli...
views 52
(Bloomberg) -- One of the world’s most expensive f...
Japan pledges assistance for reconciliation and ne...
views 290
Defence Minister of Japan Thomomi Inada said that ...
Astro Japan Property : AJA asset manager sells int...
views 281
Astro Japan Property Group (ASX: AJA) today announ...
Japan tax agency head set to resign amid cronyism ...
views 161
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's National Tax Agency chie...
Kobe Steel loses Japan quality seal on some copper...
views 300
Kobe Steel said Thursday it had found four new cas...
Nagoya warns castle tower could collapse in strong...
views 279
NAGOYA – The Nagoya Municipal Government on ...
Tokyo court denies appeal by Nissan ex-chair Ghosn...
views 38
TOKYO -- A Tokyo court rejected Thursday another a...
Conference promotes Japan’s financial investment i...
views 237
Tokyo (VNA) – Vietnam’s Finance Ministry and Daiwa...