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UK PM Johnson backs Tokyo Olympics,...

UK PM Johnson backs Tokyo Olympics

World

Sat, Jun 12 2021

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, which were postponed last year due to the global spread of the coronavirus,...

Japan, Australia raise concerns about...

Japan, Australia share China...

East Asia

Wed, Jun 9 2021

Calls have grown from some Western nations to investigate if China's actions in Xinjiang amount to...

'We cannot postpone again,' says Tokyo...

Tokyo 2020 chief: We cannot postpone...

East Asia

Thu, Jun 3 2021

Japan is battling a fourth wave of infections with just 50 days left to the start of the Games

Japan to provide medical equipment to...

Japan to provide medical equipment to...

Coronavirus

Wed, May 26 2021

Japan will continue to cooperate with Bangladesh to overcome the Covid-19 crisis, says the Japanese Embassy...

Japanese journalist to be deported from...

Japanese journalist to be deported from...

World

Fri, May 14 2021

45 journalists and photographers remain in custody across Myanmar

Japan to felicitate Uttara Group

Japan to felicitate Uttara Group

Business

Thu, Apr 29 2021

Matiur, also the first President of Japan-Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JBCCI), will be...

S Korea court dismisses 'comfort women'...

S Korea court dismisses 'comfort women'...

World

Wed, Apr 21 2021

Mainstream historians say up to 200,000 women, mostly from Korea but also other parts of Asia including...

Biden backs Japan PM on holding safe...

Biden backs Suga on holding safe and...

World

Sat, Apr 17 2021

The Tokyo Games are due to open in July, with only Japanese spectators in the stands, after already being...

Health experts: Tokyo Olympics must...

'Tokyo Olympics must be...

World

Fri, Apr 16 2021

Olympic and government officials have said further postponement of the Games is out of the question

Biden, Suga poised to present united...

Biden, Suga poised to present united...

World

Fri, Apr 16 2021

Biden and Suga will also discuss Beijing's treatment of Muslims in the Xinjiang region

Japan to release contaminated Fukushima...

Japan to release contaminated Fukushima...

East Asia

Tue, Apr 13 2021

The plan has been opposed by China, South Korea, Japan's fishery industry

US, Japan, S Korea show united front...

US, Japan, S Korea show united front...

North America

Sat, Apr 3 2021

The three officials vowed trilateral cooperation towards denuclearization

Japan confirms largest-ever loan package...

Japan confirms largest-ever loan package...

Bangladesh

Sat, Apr 3 2021

Fatima Yasmin, secretary of the Economic Relations Division, and Japanese Ambassador to Bangladesh Ito...

Kyoto's earliest cherry blooms in 1,200...

Kyoto's earliest cherry blooms in 1,200...

World

Thu, Apr 1 2021

The earlier flowering times of species such as cherry blossoms often pointed to global warming

Japan says to work closely with US,...

Japan says to work closely with US,...

East Asia

Wed, Mar 31 2021

Close coordination between these 3 countries is indispensable in maintaining regional stability, says...

Japan PM Suga says to probably invite...

Japan PM might invite Biden to the...

East Asia

Fri, Mar 26 2021

The heads of other Group of Seven industrialized nations had voiced support for the Summer Games to be...

Envoy: Japan to make more investments...

‘Japan to invest more in Bangladesh...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Mar 21 2021

PM Sheikh Hasina appreciative of Japan’s contribution to Bangladesh’s economic...

International spectators to be barred...

International spectators to be barred...

World

Sun, Mar 21 2021

Some 600,000 Olympic tickets purchased by overseas residents will be refunded, as will another 300,000...

Massive earthquake of 7.2 magnitude...

Massive earthquake rocks Japan

World

Sat, Mar 20 2021

No immediate reports of deaths or injuries

Japan announces $10 million emergency...

Japan announces $10m aid for...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Mar 18 2021

Japan has contributed $155 million to the humanitarian assistance in Cox’s Bazar, where the forcibly...

Japanese PM Suga: Economic ties with...

Japanese PM Suga: Economic ties with...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Mar 17 2021

‘Bangladesh is an attractive destination for the Japanese business community’