• Mon, 19 Feb 2018 09:45:33
    Tokyo stocks open higher after Wall St gains
    Tokyo stocks opened higher on Monday, buoyed by investor relief over continued gains on Wall Street last week.
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  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 08:04:24
    Tokyo stocks open higher as volatility fears ease
    Tokyo stocks opened higher on Friday, extending gains on Wall Street as investors regained confidence and set aside inflation fears that stoked volatility earlier in the month.
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  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Tickled pink: Japan lovers taste new chocs on Valentine's Day
    Tokyo - It is a marriage made in Heaven for cute-obsessed Japan: this Valentine's Day, lovers can present the object of their affection with a world first -- naturally bright pink chocolate.   
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  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Threat to boxing at Olympics
    Thailand's member on the International Olympic Committee has confirmed that boxing might be removed from the Tokyo 2020 schedule.
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 13:28:51
    Toto worker creates movable toilet system
    TOKYO - Toshihiko Yoshitomi, 36, who works in the Appliances Development Department of Toto Ltd., succeeded in October in developing a movable flushing toilet system — something previously considered difficult to realize.
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 11:58:31
    Drone to probe Fukushima N-plant interior
    TOKYO - Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. plans to use a small unmanned aerial vehicle to closely inspect conditions inside the No. 3 reactor building of the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant as early as this month.
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 11:55:39
    Sushi from a star chef
    There’s something delicious happening down in Phuket tomorrow (February 11) and Monday as Sri Panwa welcomes Chef Nakamura of the 2-Michelin Star Sushi Umi restaurant from Tokyo to the resort’s Baba Iki restaurant.
  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 08:30:37
    Tokyo stocks dive more than 3%, extending global slump
    Tokyo stocks dropped more than three percent on Friday after European and US stocks suffered big drops as volatility continued to dog equity markets.
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  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Japanese art for the Spring
    The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo is showcasing several spring-inspired masterpieces at its annual spring exhibition to introduce 20th-century Japanese art to the public.
  • Wed, 07 Feb 2018 08:27:18
    Tokyo's Nikkei index rebounds over 3% after Wall St rally
    Tokyo stocks rebounded more than three percent in opening trade on Wednesday with investors relieved to see New York shares staging a rally after sharp drops.
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  • Tue, 06 Feb 2018 08:27:17
    Tokyo stocks plunge over 4% after Wall Street sell-off
    Tokyo stocks plunged more than four percent in opening trade Tuesday with investor sentiment hit by a sell-off on Wall Street and the yen's surge against the dollar.
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  • Mon, 05 Feb 2018 07:28:20
    Tokyo stocks open lower tracking falls on Wall Street
    Tokyo stocks opened lower on Monday, tracking drops on Wall Street, as investors kept close watch for several corporate earnings results in Japan.
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  • Mon, 05 Feb 2018 11:00:00
    Virtual currencies facing worldwide backlash
    TOKYO - A worldwide trend is gaining strength towards more strictly regulating virtual currencies that are traded online.
  • Tue, 30 Jan 2018 15:50:13
    More flight options between Bangkok and Tokyo
    Thai AirAsia X affirms its commitment to the Japanese market by increasing its frequency of flights from Bangkok (Don Mueang) to Tokyo (Narita) from two to three flights per day, allowing travellers to fly in the morning, afternoon and at night just in time for Sakura season.
  • Tue, 30 Jan 2018 08:29:01
    Tokyo stocks open lower after Wall Street falls
    Tokyo stocks opened lower on Tuesday, with investor sentiment weighed down by a strong yen and a retreat from records on Wall Street.
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