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 2018-01-19 21:32 

Gulf Times

Japan govt upgrades economic view for first time in 7 months...

The Japanese government raised its assessment of the economy in January for the first time in seven months due to rising consumer spending, an encouraging sign that inflation could start to pick up this year....

 2018-01-19 15:59 

The Mainichi

Japan refutes US denial about controversial helicopter flight 2018/1/19...

TOKYO (Kyodo) -- The Japanese government on Friday doubled-down on its accusation that the U.S. Marine Corps flaunted safety concerns by flying helicopters above a school near a U.S. air base in Okinawa, despite U.S. military denials....

 2018-01-19 11:13 

Reuters

Japan government upgrades economic view for first time in seven months...

The Japanese government raised its assessment of the economy in January for the first time in seven months due to rising consumer spending, an encouraging sign that inflation could start to pick up this year....

 2018-01-19 11:01 

Japan Times

Supreme Court orders partial disclosure of documents detailing Japanese government's secret funds...

The Supreme Court orders the disclosure of documents on the government's secret funds but allows information on who received them and how they were used ......

 2018-01-19 10:36 

Xinhuanet

Japan maintains U.S. military helicopters fly over school in Okinawa despite U.S. denial...

The Japanese government on Friday reasserted its claim that U.S. military helicopters had flown over an elementary school in Japan's southernmost prefecture of Okinawa....

 2018-01-19 10:28 

NHK

Economic assessment upgraded...

Japanese government officials have upgraded their monthly economic assessment for the first time in seven months....

 2018-01-19 09:41 

Xinhuanet

Japan maintains U.S. military helicopters fly over school in Okinawa despite U.S. denial...

The Japanese government on Friday reasserted its claim that U.S. military helicopters had flown over an elementary school in Japan's southernmost prefecture of Okinawa....

 2018-01-19 08:04 

The Mainichi

Japan to nominate ancient tombs in Osaka for World Heritage...

TOKYO (Kyodo) -- The Japanese government on Friday decided to nominate ancient tumulus clusters in Osaka Prefecture as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site candidate for 2019....

 2018-01-19 07:34 

Reuters

JGBs steady to slightly firmer as BOJ operations draw limited interest...

Japanese government bond priceswere steady to slightly firmer on Friday after the results ofthe Bank of Japan's bond purchase showed limited sellinginterest....

 2018-01-19 06:27 

South China Morning Post

[ Asia ]

Video proves US Marines broke promise not to fly over Okinawa schoolyard: Japanese minister...

The Japanese government on Friday released a video that it says proves the US Marine Corps is flouting safety concerns by flying helicopters directly over a school near a US airbase in Okinawa."As you can see from the video footage, the helicopters...

 2018-01-19 01:30 

The Strait Times

Japanese firms eye Asia factories for generic drugs...

TOKYO (JAPAN NEWS/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - The Japanese government is planning new measures to help Japanese companies construct pharmaceutical factories in Asian countries, where labour costs are lower than in Japan, to encourage the production of more gener...

 2018-01-18 11:50 

Xinhuanet

Japan lodges protest over U.S. military helicopter flying over school again after chopper's window-falling incident...

The Japanese government lodged a protest with the U.S. military Thursday over U.S. military helicopters flying above an elementary school in Okinawa again, after a U.S. CH-53E chopper dropped a window on the school about a month ago....

 2018-01-18 10:14 

Xinhuanet

Japan lodges protest over U.S. military helicopter flying over a school again after U.S. chopper's window-falling incident...

The Japanese government lodged a protest with the U.S. military Thursday over U.S. military helicopters flying above an elementary school in Okinawa again, after a U.S. CH-53E chopper dropped a window on the school about a month ago....

 2018-01-18 07:00 

Japan Times

Strong wage growth key to beating deflation, Japanese government says in report before corporate wage talks...

Japan has entered a new phase in its fight against deflation, but stronger wage growth and improved productivity are needed if the economy is to ......

 2018-01-18 06:30 

Reuters

10-year JGB yield hits 6-mth high, before steadying on bargain-hunting...

Japanese government bond pricesdipped on Thursday, with the benchmark 10-year yield brieflyhitting a six-month high, before reversing early losses to endflat on bargain-hunting....

 2018-01-17 22:57 

Nikkei Asian Review

Japanese government less eager for early issuance of bonds...

TOKYO -- The Ministry of Finance is scaling back its practice of issuing Japanese government bonds one year ahead of schedule, seeing interest rates a...

 2018-01-17 12:26 

The Mainichi

Abe still yet to confirm attendance at Pyeongchang Games opening ceremony 2018/1/17...

The Japanese government is currently torn as to whether Prime Minister Shinzo Abe should attend the opening ceremony of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Feb. 9....

 2018-01-17 05:53 

Reuters

[ UK ]

JGBs dip on subdued BOJ debt-buying operation...

Japanese government bond prices dipped on Wednesday, anchored down by a bearish footing to the Bank of Japan's regular debt-buying operation....

 2018-01-17 05:53 

Reuters

JGBs dip on subdued BOJ debt-buying operation...

Japanese government bond pricesdipped on Wednesday, anchored down by a bearish footing to theBank of Japan's regular debt-buying operation....

 2018-01-17 05:38 

Malay Mail Online

Japan tells public broadcaster not to repeat false missile alert...

TOKYO, Jan 17 — The Japanese government called on public broadcaster NHK today to make sure a false alarm warning of a North Korean missile launch will not be repeated, with tensions still high because of the North's missile and nuclear...

 2018-01-17 05:37 

The Strait Times

Japan government tells public broadcaster NHK not to repeat false missile alert...

TOKYO (REUTERS) - The Japanese government called on public broadcaster NHK on Wednesday (Jan 17) to make sure a false alarm warning of a North Korean missile launch will not be repeated, with tensions still high because of the North's missile and nucl...

 2018-01-17 05:12 

The Mainichi

Japan rejects S. Korea's call for additional measures on comfort women...

VANCOUVER (Kyodo) -- Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono on Tuesday rejected a South Korean request that the Japanese government take additional measures over the issue of Korean women who were forced into Japan's wartime military brothels....

 2018-01-17 05:10 

One America News Network

Japan government tells public broadcaster not to repeat false missile alert...

TOKYO - The Japanese government called on public broadcaster NHK on Wednesday to make sure a false alarm warning of a North Korean missile launch will not be repeated, with tensions still...

 2018-01-17 05:09 

Reuters Canada

Japan government tells public broadcaster not to repeat false missile alert...

The Japanese government called on public broadcaster NHK on Wednesday to make sure a false alarm warning of a North Korean missile launch will not be repeated, with tensions still high because of the North's missile and nuclear programs....

 2018-01-17 05:09 

US News & World Report

Japan Government Tells Public Broadcaster Not to Repeat False Missile Alert...

TOKYO (Reuters) - The Japanese government called on public broadcaster NHK on Wednesday to make sure a false alarm warning of a North Korean......

 2018-01-17 05:09 

Business Insider

Japan government tells public broadcaster not to repeat false missile alert...

TOKYO (Reuters) - The Japanese government......

 2018-01-17 05:09 

Reuters

Japan government tells public broadcaster not to repeat false missile alert...

The Japanese government called on public broadcaster NHK on Wednesday to make sure a false alarm warning of a North Korean missile launch will not be repeated, with tensions still high because of the North's missile and nuclear programs....

 2018-01-17 04:47 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Japan government tells public broadcaster not to repeat false missile alert...

The Japanese government called on public broadcaster NHK on Wednesday to make sure a false alarm warning of a North Korean missile launch will not be repeated, with tensions still high because of the North's missile and nuclear programmes....

 2018-01-17 01:31 

Japan Times

Tokyo rejects Seoul's demand for additional measures on 'comfort women'...

Foreign Minister Taro Kono on Tuesday rejected a South Korean request that the Japanese government take additional measures over the issue of Korean women who ......

 2018-01-16 13:47 

Japan Times

Japan to send two ministers — but not Abe — to opening ceremony of Pyeongchang Games: sources...

The Japanese government plans to send two ministers to the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, next month, instead of Prime ......

 2018-01-16 05:07 

Reuters

JGBs steady to firmer after strong 5-year bond auction...

Japanese government bond priceswere steady to slightly firmer on Tuesday, after an auction of2.2 trillion yen ($19.8 billion) five-year government bondsattracted strong demand....

 2018-01-16 04:15 

Sputnik International

Japan Reportedly Prepares Compatriots' Evacuation Plan From Korean Peninsula...

TOKYO (Sputnik) - The Japanese government has started working out a plan of evacuation of compatriots, as well as of the US citizens from South Korea by sea in case of potential attack conducted by North Korea, local media reported Tuesday....

 2018-01-16 01:36 

The Strait Times

83 per cent of Japanese reject further demands from South Korea over comfort women: Poll...

TOKYO (THE YOMIURI SHIMBUN/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - According to the latest Yomiuri Shimbun survey, 83 per cent of respondents supported the Japanese government's stance of refusing additional demands from the South Korean government regarding the 2015 To...

 2018-01-15 07:03 

Reuters

JGBs mostly inch lower; reaction to Kuroda comments muted...

Japanese government bonds mostlyedged down on Monday, though longer maturities were underpinnedby the fact that the Bank of Japan maintained the amount of itsbond purchases in its buying operations....

 2018-01-15 04:45 

The Strait Times

Japanese government plans to back bid for KL-Singapore high-speed rail project: Report...

TOKYO - The Japanese government will help a Japanese corporate consortium win a bid for the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR), reported Nikkei Asian Review.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-15 03:11 

Malay Mail Online

Japan govt to back bid for RM36b Malaysia-Singapore rail link project...

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 15 — The Japanese government will be providing financial backing to the country's 10-company consortium for its bid for the Malaysia-Singapore high-speed rail (HSR) link project worth up to US$9 billion (RM35.6 billion), a...

 2018-01-14 23:06 

NHK

Japan to beef up support for Western Balkan states...

The Japanese government is set to support economic and social reforms in 6 Western Balkan nations. Among them are Serbia and Montenegro....

 2018-01-14 22:27 

Japan Times

Taro Kono calls Japan's energy policy 'lamentable' and vows to promote renewables...

In a rare expression of dissent, Foreign Minister Taro Kono on Sunday criticized the Japanese government's energy policy as "lamentable" and pledged to promote renewable ......

 2018-01-14 21:38 

Yomiuri Shimbun

[ the-japan-news.com ]

Poll: 83% reject further demands from S. Korea over comfort women...

According to the latest Yomiuri Shimbun survey, 83 percent of respondents supported the Japanese government's stance of refusing additional demands from the South Korean government regarding the 2015 Tokyo-Seoul agreement on the comfort women issue....

 2018-01-14 20:59 

NHK

Govt.:Difficult to squeeze in Abe-ICAN meeting...

The Japanese government has said it would be difficult to approve a request for a meeting with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. The appeal was made by the anti-nuclear weapons group that won last year's Nobel Peace Prize....

 2018-01-12 17:53 

Nikkei Asian Review

Japan offers $23m in fresh aid for Rohingya refugees...

YANGON -- The Japanese government will provide an additional $23 million to help repatriate Rohingya Muslims who have fled Myanmar, Foreign Minister T...

 2018-01-12 15:02 

The Mainichi

Editorial: PM Abe should attend Pyeongchang Games opening ceremony...

As the Pyeongchang Olympic Games loom, there are growing calls within the Japanese government for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe not to attend the games' opening ceremony set for Feb. 9. The push for his absence is aimed at underscoring Japan's protest...

 2018-01-12 10:46 

China Post

Japan grants Myanmar $3 million to repatriate Rohingya Muslims...

Japan's Foreign Minister Taro Kono on Friday urged Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi to safely repatriate Rohingya Muslims who have fled violence in Rakhine state, as the Japanese government pledged 330 million Japanese yen ($2.5 million; $3 milli...

 2018-01-12 08:43 

The Mainichi

Japan gov't considering Aegis Ashore for cruise missile defense 2018/1/12...

KAUAI, Hawaii -- As it plans to deploy land-based Aegis Ashore missile defense systems, the Japanese government has begun deliberating adopting capabilities to not only intercept ballistic missiles from North Korea, but cruise missiles fired by other coun...

 2018-01-12 07:46 

Japan Times

Japanese government 747 loses panel while en route to Hokkaido; no injuries reported...

A metal panel flew off a Japanese government plane Thursday while it was en route from Tokyo to Hokkaido, the Air Self-Defense Force said.The panel ......

 2018-01-12 07:30 

The Asahi Shimbun

EDITORIAL: Tokyo must act to ensure U.S. copter safety in Okinawa:The Asahi Shimbun...

The Japanese government has a duty to make maximum efforts to ensure the safety and security of peop...

 2018-01-12 06:26 

The Hindu

'Japan conveys concern over Rohingya to Myanmar's Suu Kyi'...

The Japanese government announced emergency grant aid of 330 million yen ($2.97 million) to Myanmar to help members of the minority who return to Myanmar from Bangladesh....

 2018-01-12 04:22 

South China Morning Post

[ Asia ]

Japan to focus refugee screening system on those who want protection, not employment...

The Japanese government said Friday it will introduce a stricter refugee screening system next week as a surge in the number of applicants believed to be seeking employment rather than protection has put the process under strain.Under the current system, ...

 2018-01-11 18:17 

Nikkei Asian Review

Japan looks to bring Okinawan liquor to the world...

TOKYO -- A Japanese government panel will begin working with the private sector later this month on ways to promote awamori, a distilled rice liquor i...

 2018-01-11 16:13 

NHK

Panel may have fallen from Japanese govt. plane...

Japan's Air Self-Defense Force, or ASDF, suspects that a metal panel may have fallen from a Japanese government aircraft during flight....

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