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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
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.
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.
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)
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.
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.
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".
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.
Crumbling Mt. Gox files for liquidation
Mark Karpeles, Mt. Gox CEO, leaves the Tokyo District Court in Tokyo, Japan, after its bankruptcy filing.
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.
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.
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.
Sakura In Full Bloom
Made my first trip to Japan this year, and made it in time to see the Sakura bloom.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
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.