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Japan set to target zero emissions by...

Japan set to target zero emissions by...

East Asia

Fri, Oct 23 2020

Japan previously said it would aim to reduce emissions by 80% by 2050 and achieve net-zero emissions...

Britain inks post-Brexit trade deal...

Britain inks post-Brexit trade deal...

Europe

Fri, Oct 23 2020

The agreement has been trumpeted by London as a sign to Brexit opponents that agreements can be struck...

Japan to provide $5m for Rohingyas,...

Japan pledges $5m for Rohingyas,...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 21 2020

The contribution will support 2,400 Bangladeshi local farmers in Cox’s Bazar district who will...

Japan, Vietnam boost defence ties as...

Japan, Vietnam boost defence ties as...

Southeast Asia

Mon, Oct 19 2020

The resource-rich South China Sea is claimed in its entirety by Beijing but is also contested by Vietnam,...

India, Japan reign supreme at Sheikh...

India, Japan reign supreme

Sports

Sun, Oct 18 2020

Baki, participating from the host venue at Gulshan Shooting Complex, scored 617.3 points out of a total...

Japan to continue supporting Bangladesh’s...

Japan to continue supporting Bangladesh’s...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 10 2020

The Japanese envoy expressed his keenness to work further on improving the business environment here...

Yomiuri: Japan to remove travel ban...

Japan to end travel ban for 12...

World

Thu, Oct 8 2020

The 11 other countries and regions include China, Taiwan, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea,...

Japan, Australia, India discuss strategic...

Japan, Australia, India discuss strategic...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Oct 7 2020

Indian media had speculated that India will invite Australia to participate in the annual Malabar naval...

NHK: China's foreign minister may visit...

NHK: China's foreign minister may visit...

World

Sun, Sep 27 2020

The visit would come after Suga talked on the phone with Chinese President Xi Jinpingand and two leaders...

OP-ED: Japan takes a break?

OP-ED: Japan takes a break?

Forrest Cookson

Fri, Sep 25 2020

Why Suga may be just the prime minister Japan needs

Suga: Japan, South Korea need to repair...

'Japan, S Korea need to repair...

East Asia

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Cooperation between Japan and South Korea, as well as between Japan, the US and South Korea, are crucial...

Marseille: Neymar made racist remarks...

Marseille accuse Neymar of racism

Sports

Wed, Sep 23 2020

Villas-Boas' side have evidence of the Brazil forward making the comments on two occasions

Avigan shown to be effective in Japanese...

Avigan shown to be effective in Japanese...

East Asia

Wed, Sep 23 2020

Avigan acts on the RNA of viruses, inhibiting their ability to replicate

OP-ED: Where will Japan go from...

OP-ED: Where will Japan go from...

SM Ali Reza

Sat, Sep 19 2020

What to expect from Yoshihide Suga

Japan's new PM Suga pledges to tackle...

New Japan PM pledges to tackle...

East Asia

Thu, Sep 17 2020

A long-time Abe adviser and right-hand man, Suga has said his run was inspired by a desire to continue...

Japan's Suga to formally take up PM...

Japan's Suga to formally take up PM...

East Asia

Wed, Sep 16 2020

He faces numerous challenges, including tackling Covid-19 while reviving a battered economy and dealing...

Japan ruling party head Suga preparing...

Japan's Suga preparing cabinet

East Asia

Tue, Sep 15 2020

Suga will serve out Abe's term as party leader through September 2021

Japan ruling party elects Yoshihide...

Yoshihide Suga set to replace Abe

East Asia

Mon, Sep 14 2020

Given the LDP's legislative majority, Suga is expected to handily win a parliamentary vote Wednesday...

Osaka's third Grand Slam, anti-racism...

Osaka's third Grand Slam, anti-racism...

Tennis

Sun, Sep 13 2020

Public broadcaster NHK broke into its regular news programme to flash the news of the 22-year-old's...

Japan's Abe urges stronger defences...

Japan's Abe urges stronger defences...

East Asia

Fri, Sep 11 2020

The LDP's coalition partner Komeito is firmly opposed to any offensive military expansion

UK secures agreement with Japan on first...

UK secures agreement with Japan on first...

Europe

Fri, Sep 11 2020

Critics say such agreements are unlikely to replace exports lost to the EU if a deal cannot be struck...