Wed, Nov 25 2015
TOKYO Toyota Motor Corp on Wednesday said it would replace Takata Corp airbag inflators in 1.6 million cars in Japan that had previously been recalled after concluding that they may still be unsafe.
TOKYO Japan will see mostly average to warmer weather from December to February, the official forecaster said on Wednesday.
(This story filed on 24th November has been refiled to correct "ministry" to "minister" in the eight paragraph.)
Tue, Nov 24 2015
USS RONALD REAGAN The U.S. and Japanese navies established a new level of cooperation to resupply each others vessels during joint exercises in the seas south of Japan last week, the commander of the U.S. Seventh Fleet said on Tuesday.
Mon, Nov 23 2015
TOKYO A blast at Japan's controversial Yasukuni Shrine for the war dead in Tokyo on Monday damaged the ceiling of a public toilet near an entrance, but did not cause any injuries, police said.
Fri, Nov 20 2015
Sprint Corp said it would raise about $1.1 billion in cash through a sale and lease-back deal with a company whose backers include Japan's SoftBank Group Corp , the U.S. telecom company's majority owner.
WASHINGTON The U.S. State Department has approved the sale of three unmanned drones worth $1.2 billion to Japan, the Pentagon said Friday.
SINGAPORE An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 struck 112 km (70 miles) southeast of Japan's Bonin islands on Friday, about 1,000 km south of the capital Tokyo, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
MANILA Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe may consider a request from the Philippines for large coastguard ships to patrol the disputed South China Sea, after the two allies reached a deal on defense equipment and technology.
Wed, Nov 18 2015
TOKYO Japan's securities watchdog is likely to recommend Toshiba Corp be fined about 7 billion yen ($57 million), a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday, in what would be a record in the country for accounting-related violations.
Carson drops to 9 percent among Republican voters in the latest Reuters/Ipsos poll