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Japan and Singapore discuss easing coronavirus entry restrictions

Singapore – Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi and his Singaporean equivalent Vivian Balakrishnan satisfied Thursday to discuss easing cross-border restrictions executed in action to...

Japanese moms and kids plan on fewer outings in summer amid coronavirus: poll

About 77 percent of mommies with kids stated they will certainly have fewer strategies than in 2014 for tours throughout summer break, as...

Attention turns to damages owed by Japanese ship owner after oil spill off Mauritius

Liability for damages remains in emphasis after greater than 1,000 lots of heavy oil for gas splashed from the Japanese-possessed mass service provider...

Kanagawa Prefecture suspends TikTok account

Yokohama, Kanagawa Pref. – Kanagawa Prefecture suspended its account on the TikTok social networks application recently, Gov. Yuji Kuroiwa exposed Wednesday.Concerns have actually...

Japan to offer Bangladesh loans worth ¥338 billion for infrastructure

The Japanese federal government claimed Wednesday it will certainly expand loans completing up to ¥338.25 billion ($3.17 billion) to Bangladesh for 7 jobs,...

Tokyo governor’s stay-in-Tokyo request affects prime minister’s holiday plans

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe shows up to discover it tough to continue with his summertime holiday plans, each time when Tokyo Gov. Yuriko...

Coronavirus changing Japanese summer traditions

The spread of the unique coronavirus is changing summer traditions in Japan, with brand-new types of seasonal occasions arising many thanks to electronic...

35 years after horror of JAL 123 crash, some still wait for answers

London – On Aug.12, 1985, Japan Airlines Flight 123 removed from Haneda Airport in Tokyo, bound for Osaka International Airport. Onboard were a...

Kanagawa Prefecture suspends its TikTok account

Yokohama, Kanagawa Pref. – Kanagawa Prefecture put on hold its account on the TikTok social networks application recently, Gov. Yuji Kuroiwa exposed Tuesday.Concerns...

Japan to fight ruling recognizing Hiroshima ‘black rainfall’ victims

OSAKA – The main federal government and also Hiroshima city governments appealed Wednesday a site ruling last month by the Hiroshima District Court...

Tokyo logs 222 coronavirus cases, topping 200 again after short lull

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government validated 222 coronavirus infections Wednesday, exceeding the 200 mark when again after having actually maintained it listed below that...

Japan’s #FreeAgnes campaign shows support for Hong Kong activist

While the globe concentrates on the apprehension and also launch of Hong Kong media magnate Jimmy Lai, it’s the circumstances of 23-year-old activist...

Japan Airlines crash that killed 520 marked in Gunma, 35 years on

Maebashi, Gunma Pref. – Relatives on Wednesday honored the 35th wedding anniversary of the Japan Airlines jetliner crash that killed 520 guests and...

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Tabletop games on a roll as families in Japan stay home in pandemic

Amid the COVID-19-induced stay-at-home requests, an age-old pastime is experiencing a renaissance: tabletop games.Take Nanja Monja, a Russia-born card game featuring colorful illustrations of...

Japan and Singapore discuss easing coronavirus entry restrictions

Singapore – Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi and his Singaporean equivalent Vivian Balakrishnan satisfied Thursday to discuss easing cross-border restrictions executed in action to...

Japan banks ink $330 million deal for Qatar’s first megasolar project

The Japan Bank for International Cooperation and also Mizuho Bank have actually authorized a $330 million (¥35 billion) syndicated financing for a strategy...