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Japan PM Abe, China's Xi agree on need for 'free, fair' trade

Jun 27 2019

OSAKA Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to work together to promote "free and fair trade" in talks on Thursday that included a "complicated" global economic landscape, a Japanese official said.

Knife-wielding man slashes schoolgirls at bus stop in Japan, killing two

May 30 2019

TOKYO A knife-wielding man slashed at a group of schoolgirls at a bus stop in Japan on Tuesday, killing one girl and an adult who may have been the father of one child, media reported. | Video

INSIGHT-The kids aren't alright: Japan struggles to protect its most vulnerable children

May 26 2019

TOKYO, May 24 Miwa Moriya was 6 when social workers told her she was going to a Christmas party, but instead moved her into a group home for about 60 children in a small city in western Japan.

The kids aren't alright: Japan struggles to protect its most vulnerable children

May 23 2019

TOKYO Miwa Moriya was 6 when social workers told her she was going to a Christmas party, but instead moved her into a group home for about 60 children in a small city in western Japan.

Nissan files claim against Ghosn's sister in Brazil court

Dec 14 2018

SAO PAULO/TOKYO Nissan Motor Co has filed a court claim against Carlos Ghosn's sister that references alleged "unjust enrichment", escalating a battle being waged in Brazilian courts between the car maker and its once-celebrated former chairman.

CORRECTED-Nissan board to meet for ousting Ghosn as future of alliance in focus

Nov 22 2018

* Board meeting planned on Thursday afternoon - Nissan official

Renault names Ghosn stand-ins amid tension over Nissan probe

Nov 20 2018

PARIS/TOKYO French carmaker Renault tapped its chief operating officer and a senior board member to fill in for embattled boss Carlos Ghosn, after an investigation by alliance partner Nissan led to his arrest on suspicion of financial misconduct. | Video

Nissan shares slump as global alliance rocked by Ghosn arrest

Nov 20 2018

TOKYO Nissan Motor Co's shares fell nearly 6 percent on Tuesday as Chairman Carlos Ghosn's arrest a day earlier sent shockwaves through the business world and threw into doubt the future of Japan's No.2 automaker and its global alliance. | Video

Powerful quake paralyses Hokkaido in latest disaster to hit Japan

Sep 07 2018

TOKYO A powerful earthquake paralyzed Japan's northern island of Hokkaido on Thursday, killing at least seven people, triggering landslides and knocking out power to its 5.3 million residents.

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