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3 hrs ago | Business Times

Japan, US to back ASEAN's sea surveillance: report

US President Barak Obama will discuss the issue with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during his visit to Japan next week.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Star Online

Cycling in Japan: Touring the city of Tokyo while surviving on budget meals

A group of Malaysians take their folding bikes on a tour of a fish market in Tokyo and temples in Kamakura, while surviving on budget meals.

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News Max

Japan Whale Hunt to Kick Off in Pacific Despite Recent Court Ruling

Japan announced this week it will soon start a reduced whale hunt in the Pacific Ocean after shutting down its operations in Antarctica last month because of a ruling by the International Court of Justice.

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The Japan Times

Widow challenges no charges for Ghanaian husband's deportation death

The Japanese widow of a Ghanaian who died after being overpowered by immigration officials during deportation filed a complaint Friday against prosecutors' decision not to indict the officials.

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Pacific Daily News

Japan's electronic music scene

If you're a big fan of electronic dance music on Guam, no doubt you've bemoaned the fact that the Krewellas and Martin Garrixes of the world never come to our little island.

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Business Times

Japan will continue scientific whaling in Pacific: reports

If confirmed, the move will likely spark anger among environmentalists who hailed last month's ruling by the UN's International Court of Justice that Tokyo's hunt in the Southern Ocean was a commercial activity disguised as science.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Forbes.com

Exclusive Interview With Zack Snyder, Director Of 'Batman Vs. Superman'

Director Zack Snyder at the Japan premiere of his film "Man of Steel" in Tokyo, Japan, Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013.

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Related Topix: Watchmen, Man of Steel, Sucker Punch, World News, Japan,

NBC San Diego

4th Naval Officer Charged in Navy Bribery Scandal

A fourth U.S. Navy officer has been implicated in a far-reaching bribery scandal involving a defense contractor's CEO, an NCIS agent and multiple senior naval officials.

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PR-inside.com

Recent Study: Japan Real Estate Investment Corporation (8952) -...

The company operates through three business segments, namely, Property Management, Property Acquisitions and Sale, and Financial Strategy.

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Sys-Con Media

Panasonic's 'One Sky, One Road' Takes You 80 Hours, 4,500 km Drive Across Japan

Panasonic has organized this public viewing event to share the joy of driving around the Japanese Archipelago with people in The 80-hour full playback movie, covering the route from Cape Sata in Kagoshima Prefecture to Cape Soya in Hokkaido with stopovers in places like Nichinan Phoenix Road, Miyazaki Prefecture; Great Seto Bridge, Okayama ... (more)

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Check-in.aero

Lufthansa launches home-printed bag tag with RFID

The holder for Lufthansa's HomeTag has an embedded RFID chip that includes an extra copy of all of the baggage details.

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The Star Online

The Wind Rises

Back in 2008, Hayao Miyazaki wrote a manga series Kaze Tachinu . The manga is loosely based on the short story The Wind Has Risen by Tatsuo Hori and tells a fictionalised account of the life and times of Jiro Horikoshi, the designer of Japan's Zero plane.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Anime and Manga, World News, Japan,

Billboard

Coldplay Reveals Intimate Live Shows for - Ghost Stories' Launch

Coldplay have unveiled their first run of live shows in support of the band's new studio album, "Ghost Stories".

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Despite doubts, Japan prepares end to ban on defending allies

The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force destroyer Takanami, left, sails alongside the USS McCampbell on March 9, 2014, in the Pacific Ocean.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Crumbling Mt. Gox files for liquidation

Mark Karpeles, Mt. Gox CEO, leaves the Tokyo District Court in Tokyo, Japan, after its bankruptcy filing.

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PR-inside.com

SymBio Pharmaceuticals Limited (4582) - Financial and Strategic SWOT...

The company develops drug candidates to target the underserved medical needs in the therapeutic areas of autoimmune, oncology and hematology diseases.

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Related Topix: Oncology, Medicine, Hematology, Nausea, Vomiting, Health, World News, Japan,

TechEBlog

3 Strange and Creepy Abandoned Theme Parks in Japan

Photographer Reginald Van de Velde didn't go to Japan for the normal tourist attractions, but rather for the sole purpose of exploring its abandoned theme parks.

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Korea Herald

Seoul, Tokyo hold sex slavery talks

Seoul and Tokyo on Wednesday began their first director-general-level meeting on the issue of Korean victims of Japan's wartime sexual slavery as they struggled to mend their strained ties.

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CNN

Sakura In Full Bloom

Made my first trip to Japan this year, and made it in time to see the Sakura bloom.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

PR-inside.com

New Market Study Published: Mitsui-Soko Co., Ltd. (9302) - Financial...

Mitsui-Soko offers logistics and warehousing services to its customers. The company operates through its segments, namely, Domestic Logistics, Domestic Port Terminal, Global Network, Air Cargo, Other Logistics and Real Estate.

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