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Japan lifts Covid travel ban on Bangladesh,...

Japan lifts travel ban on...

East Asia

Sun, Sep 19 2021

The entry ban was imposed in June as part of Japan’s quarantine measures on all foreign nationals...

Japan PM candidates differ on same-sex,...

Japan PM aspirants differ on same-sex,...

East Asia

Sat, Sep 18 2021

The four candidates will line up for another televised debate on Saturday

37 years after its release, Japan message...

37-year-old message found in

World

Fri, Sep 17 2021

Members of a Japanese natural science club released 750 bottles, containing contained messages in English,...

Feline generous: Japanese cat lovers...

Cat lovers give $2 mn to kidney...

World

Tue, Sep 14 2021

Around 3,000 unsolicited donations were sent to the researchers hours after their article was published...

KCNA: North Korea test-fires new 'long-range...

N Korea test-fires new 'long-range cruise...

East Asia

Mon, Sep 13 2021

North Korea missile test poses threats to neighbours, says the US

US, Japan, S Korea to meet over N Korea...

US, Japan, S Korea to meet over N Korea...

World

Sat, Sep 11 2021

The three countries have been discussing ways to break a standoff with North Korea over its nuclear weapons...

Mitsubishi pens MoU with Bangladesh...

Mitsubishi pens MoU with Bangladesh...

Business

Sat, Sep 4 2021

The Japanese auto giant is looking to expand its footprint in the country as it expects the automobile...

Japan PM Suga to step down after year...

Japan PM Suga to step down after year...

East Asia

Fri, Sep 3 2021

His approval rating has nosedived to an all-time low of 31.8% over his government’s pandemic...

Japan finds another Moderna vial suspected...

Japan finds Moderna vial containing...

East Asia

Wed, Sep 1 2021

No safety or efficacy issues have been identified from the incident, says Modena

Japan confirms more Moderna vaccine...

More Moderna vaccine contamination in...

East Asia

Sun, Aug 29 2021

It comes a day after the Japanese health ministry said it was investigating the death of two men who...

2 die in Japan after suspended Moderna...

Suspended Moderna shots kill 2 in...

World

Sat, Aug 28 2021

Japan halted the use of 1.63 million Moderna doses shipped to 863 vaccination centres nationwide

Bangladesh to get 634,920 more AstraZeneca...

634,920 more AstraZeneca doses from...

Coronavirus

Fri, Aug 27 2021

Latest shipment would take total number of vaccines Japan sent to Bangladesh through Covax to over three...

Dhaka Metro Rail mainline test run on...

Dhaka Metro Rail mainline test run...

Communication

Fri, Aug 27 2021

Once complete, metro rail will be able to transport 60,000 people an hour, considerably reducing travel...

Naval exercise of Quad countries starts...

Quad's joint naval drill starts off...

World

Thu, Aug 26 2021

The 25th edition of the Malabar exercise is taking place in the midst of growing convergence of interests...

Japan suspends 1.6 million Moderna doses...

Japan suspends 1.6m doses of Moderna...

East Asia

Thu, Aug 26 2021

The health ministry said it would work with drugmaker Takeda to secure alternative doses to avoid disruption...

Japan expands virus emergency after...

Japan expands virus emergency after...

East Asia

Wed, Aug 25 2021

The country has been recording over 20,000 new cases a day in recent weeks

Covid-19: Bangladesh to receive about...

635K AstraZeneca jabs due from Japan...

Bangladesh

Sun, Aug 22 2021

Japan hopes that fair, equitable and comprehensive access to safe and effective vaccines will be ensured...

Bangladesh gets 781,440 doses of AstraZeneca...

781,440 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine...

Bangladesh

Sat, Aug 21 2021

With this shipment, the total amount of dispatched vaccines from Japan now stands at over 2.4 million...

Bangladesh to receive over 780,000 AstraZeneca...

780,000 AstraZeneca vaccines to arrive...

Coronavirus

Fri, Aug 20 2021

The vaccines are being provided under the Covax facility

Nearly $100m stolen in Japan crypto...

$97m stolen in Japan crypto heist

World

Fri, Aug 20 2021

Last week, digital token platform Poly Network was at the centre of a $600m heist and since then, the...

Japan's exports extend gains, machinery...

Japan's exports extend gains, machinery...

Business

Wed, Aug 18 2021

The mixed batch of indicators underscored fragility in the world's third-largest economy, which grew...