Wed, 20 Mar 2019 08:40
Japan Olympic chief facing corruption probe to step down
The head of Japan's Olympic Committee said Tuesday he would step down in June, as French authorities probe his involvement in payments made before Tokyo was awarded the 2020 Summer Games.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:00
ROCK THAILAND SEES TOP JAPAN STARTUPS SHARING BIZ MODELS
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:23
Sanrio to launch “Hello Kitty Go Around!! Bangkok” - the first Sanrio Mini Theme Park in Thailand
AHM Entertainment, a leading entertainment company from Japan, partners with Sanrio to present Japan’s most iconic Hello Kitty, a beloved character of a British girl, at an exclusive event ‘Hello Kitty Exclusive Meeting’ this Friday, according to its press release.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 01:00
Chinese ACmaker upbeat on Asean
Midea group sees high growth potential, aims to displace Korean, Japanese brands
Sun, 17 Mar 2019 11:53
Hyundai Card to provide IT system for IBM Japan affiliate
Hyundai Card, South Korea’s credit card service provider, has been selected to provide its cloud-based credit card IT system to an affiliate of IBM Japan, the firm said.
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 13:59
Higa storms to commanding victory at PGM UMW ADT
Johor - Japan’s Kazuki Higa secured his second Asian Development Tour (ADT) title with a superb seven-under-par 65 in the final round of the PGM UMW ADT Championship on Saturday.
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 11:36
International research team ‘wakes up’ mammoth cell nuclei in Japan
TOKYO - New findings indicate that the resurrection of mammoths is not a fantasy, a research team including members from Kindai University is saying, after cell nuclei extracted from the 28,000-year-old remains of a woolly mammoth were discovered to retain some function.
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 11:32
Japan accelerating on space exploration
TOKYO - AXA, Toyota to develop manned lunar rover
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 11:28
Japan’s drone use set to take off with deregulation
The relaxation of regulations on drone operations has spurred the expansion of their fields of use, with some delivering
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:25
Kobayashi shines with a 62 to lead PGM UMW ADT
Johor - Japan’s Shintaro Kobayashi fired a sizzling 10-under-par 62 to take over the lead in the third round of the PGM UMW ADT Championship on Friday.
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 19:03
Higa moves into joint lead with Sweeney at PGM UMW ADT
Johor - Japan’s Kazuki Higa fired a superb seven-under-par 65 to seize the second-round lead with American Kerry Sweeney at the PGM UMW ADT Championship on Thursday.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 06:21
Pancrase enters exclusive partnership with ONE
Tokyo - ONE Championship has just announced that it will be an exclusive partner of Japanese martial arts organization Pancrase.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 01:00
JBIC SUPPORTS HIGH-SPEED RAIL PROJECT
Japan Bank for International Cooperation or JBIC is continuing its support for building a high-speed train in Thailand, as well as supporting small and medium-sized Japanese enterprises expanding their investment in the Eastern Economic Corridor, Finance Minister Apisak Tantivorawong said after meeting with JBIC’s management yesterday.
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 18:30
Japanese ‘gangster’ held for using friend as ‘drug mule’
A 57-year-old Japanese man, who is a self-proclaimed former member of a gang in the Yakuza criminal syndicate, has been arrested for attempting to smuggle drugs to Japan, Crime Suppression Division (CSD) chief Pol Maj-General Jirapop Phuridech told the press on Wednesday.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00
LSIS completes its 3rd large solar plant
LSIS, a South Korean energy solution provider, has completed the construction of a solar plant in Japan capable of producing 18 megawatts of electricity a year, the company said.