Sat, 23 Sep 2017 01:00:00
RP, Japan to firm up funding for infra projects
ECONOMIC MANAGERS of the Duterte administration in the Philippines and the Japanese government next week will firm up financing commitments for 315.4 billion peso in big-ticket infrastructure projects, the Department of Finance said yesterday.
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 14:20:41
Japan government not responsible for Fukushima: court
Tokyo - A Japanese court ruled Friday that the plant operator not the government was responsible for the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster, ordering the former to pay damages.
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:38:31
Japan FM urges countries to cut ties with N.Korea
NEW YORK - Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono called Thursday on countries to cut diplomatic ties with North Korea as part of pressure to end the regime's nuclear and missile drive.
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:41:40
TAT targets more Japanese women and first-time visitors
Promoting more Japanese first-time and female visitors to Thailand is a core theme of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT)’s marketing presence at Tourism Expo Japan (TEJ) 2017.
Mon, 18 Sep 2017 01:00:00
N Korean missiles passing over Japan must not become routine
North Korea has fired a ballistic missile over the Japanese archipelago again. The missile flew over Hokkaido and fell into the Pacific Ocean about 2,200 kilometres east of Erimomisaki cape.
Sat, 16 Sep 2017 12:46:53
Simple but very, very smooth
The very best of Japanese design simplicity goes on show today at Central Embassy in an exhibition with a name as pleasing as the brand itself: “What is Muji?”
Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:03:55
Pavilions hotels plans aspirational projects across Asia, Europe
Pavilions Hotels and Resorts, a bespoke luxury hospitality brand, has announced a major project in Niseko, an exclusive mountain destination on the Japanese island of Hokkaido.
Thu, 14 Sep 2017 13:50:23
Japanese firm to offer 'drive-thru' funeral service
A Japanese funeral parlor is set to offer relatives the chance to pay their final respects to deceased loved ones without leaving the comfort of their cars.
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 20:09:22
Govt expects Bt500bn Japanese investment in EEC
Industry Minister Uttama Savanayana said on Wednesday that he expects new investment from Japanese investors in the first five years of the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) development project to be at least Bt500 billion.
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 15:48:00
Thai SMEs visit Japanese firms aimed at elderly market
Krungsri has taken more than 30 Thai SME entrepreneurs to Osaka, Japan to help them get a better understanding of business opportunities related to Thailand’s transition into an afeing society.
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 12:42:31
Modi, Abe get India's first bullet train going as ties deepen
NEW DELHI - As India's premier Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe prepare to break ground on the country's first bullet train project Thursday, experts say the collaboration could signal a massive leap for its overburdened and deadly railways.
Tue, 12 Sep 2017 01:00:00
Huge Japanese business delegation focuses on EEC
About 50% of FDI for first half of the year comes from single economic partner.
Mon, 11 Sep 2017 14:38:37
Isuzu expands vehicle line-up in Laos and Cambodia
Due to double-digit growth in Cambodia and Laos, Japanese commercial vehicle giant Isuzu had decided to expand its product line-up with the launch of the new Mu-X pickup passenger vehicle.
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Sat, 09 Sep 2017 15:52:07
Japanese firm to invest US$70m in Xieng Khuang cattle farm of Laos
XIENG KHUANG, Laos - A Japanese company is in the process of amassing a dairy herd and building a huge milk processing plant in Xieng Khuang province as part of its Australian cattle husbandry project.
Sat, 09 Sep 2017 01:00:00
IHI boosts Thai investment
IHI Corporation, a Japanese industrial conglomerate, has committed to expanding its investment in energy, automobile and infrastructure projects in Thailand, its Eastern Economic Corridor and the rest of Southeast Asia.