The Sydney Morning Herald
Why Japan doesn't want South Korea serving Kim Jong-un a map mousse
The Sydney Morning Herald
Japan's unease extends beyond the moussed maps, of course. Given the speed at which the summit-level diplomacy is playing out, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been working overtime to make sure his country is not forgotten. Last week, he travelled to US ...
Japan is big time angry about the dessert being served at the Korea Summit
Korean summit: Japan objects to mango dessert decorated with controversial map
Dessert at Korea summit causes uproar in Japan
Bank of Japan keeps its monetary policy steady, removes time frame for price goal
The Bank of Japan kept monetary policy steady on Friday and removed a phrase on the time frame for achieving its 2 percent inflation target, suggesting it is no rush to reach its elusive price goal with the economy in good shape. As widely expected ...
Bank of Japan removes timeframe for price goal, keeps policy steady
Bank of Japan drops target date for 2% inflation
Bank of Japan on hold as Kuroda starts second term
Ominous Views of Japan's New Concrete Seawalls
In 2011, a devastating tsunami crashed into the northeast coast of Japan, destroying entire villages, killing thousands and causing a meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. In the wake of the disaster, the Japanese government ...
Japanese scientists invent real life 'Transformer' robot that morphs into a car
Brave Robotics chief executive officer Kenji Ishida, who initiated the co-project with Asratec —an affiliate of the Japanese mobile phone giant SoftBank— said he was motivated by his childhood transformer heroes in anime movies. "The robots I've seen ...
Japan Is Making Our Transformer Dreams Real
Japan unveils 'transformer' robot
Autobots Roll Out! – Transforming robot unveiled in Japan
The Business Times
Japan retail sales growth slows in March
Japanese retail sales grew at a slower pace in March, missing estimates, while a preliminary reading for industrial output posted a second consecutive month of growth. Retail sales rose 1 per cent year on year in March, according to preliminary figures ...
Japan's March factory output beats expectations, inventories build up
Japan factory output up in March as jobless rate stays flat
Japan March industrial output up 1.2% month on month
The New 'God Of War' Is Less Interesting Than Cardboard In Japan
Since its release last week in Japan, the new God of War on PS4 has sold quite well in Japan but not as well as cardboard it seems. Released on the same day was Nintendo Labo for the Switch, the latter has done very well. Topping the charts with its ...
Aims And Goals Of Japan's New Self-Regulatory Cryptocurrency Exchange Association
Regulation in Japan has taken a long and winding route - the Asian country was the first to recognize Bitcoin as a form of legal tender, but it is also the country where the two biggest hacks in the history of this ecosystem happened; Mt. Gox ...
A rare victory for #MeToo in Japan
The #MeToo movement has barely touched Japan. “This is a land of men,” says a (male) former official, who says there are “many, many” such cases. The imbalance between men and women in society and the workplace is more lopsided than in other rich ...
Japan offended by political jab in the dessert at North Korea summit
A dessert dish that South Korea plans to serve at Friday's summit with the North has enraged Japan, which is demanding the “distasteful offering” not be served. The mango mousse – dubbed “Spring of the People” in a publicity photograph — depicts the ...
Yahoo! Japan Earnings Preview: Sustained Top Line Growth Expected From Major Segments
Yahoo! Japan is scheduled to announce its Q4 FY'17 (fiscal 2017 ends March 2018) results on April 27. The company has reported steady revenue growth from its core media and e-commerce verticals in recent quarters. The company continues to expand its ...