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Small protests against Trump in Japan, Philippines

TOKYO Several hundred people, most of them expatriate Americans, held a protest on Friday in the Japanese capital, Tokyo, against U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, hours before his inauguration in Washington.

Nissan to review UK investment stance once Brexit terms clear

DAVOS, Switzerland Nissan will review the case for future investment in Britain when the terms of the country's departure from the European Union finally become clear, the Japanese carmaker's Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn said on Friday.

Toshiba shares extend losses on accounting woes

TOKYO Shares in Japan's Toshiba Corp extended losses on Friday, weighed down by concern over a potentially bigger-than-expected $6 billion writedown triggered by cost overruns at its U.S. nuclear business.

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Trump takes over as U.S. president, vows to end 'American carnage' in defiant speech

WASHINGTON Donald Trump took power as the 45th president of the United States on Friday and pledged to end the "American carnage" of social and economic woes in an inaugural address that was a populist and nationalist rallying cry. | Video