Mon, 21 May 2018 07:55:18
Japan-US trade surplus edges up in April
Japan's politically sensitive trade surplus with the US edged up in April, government data showed Monday, after Tokyo warned it may take retaliatory measures against US tariffs.
Sat, 19 May 2018 01:00:00
ANZ sells majority stake in JV bank in Cambodia
AUSTRALIA and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) has announced that it had reached an agreement to sell its 55 per cent stake in Cambodian joint venture ANZ Royal Bank to J Trust, a Japanese holding company listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Thu, 17 May 2018 16:37:36
NokScoot invites travellers’ applications
NokScoot is inviting hopefuls to compete to become one of 10 travellers the airline recruits to fly free from Bangkok to Tokyo as part of its “best job in Thailand” campaign.
Thu, 17 May 2018 07:52:46
Tokyo stocks open higher on Wall St gain, weak yen
Tokyo stocks opened higher on Thursday after two days of losses, supported by gains on Wall Street and a weak yen.
Tue, 15 May 2018 14:57:56
Struggling Toshiba returns to black, avoids delisting
Struggling Japanese conglomerate Toshiba said Tuesday it had bounced back into the black after a disastrous year and will avoid a humiliating delisting from the Tokyo stock exchange.
Sun, 13 May 2018 13:30:00
Mega banks in Japan to hire more science students
TOKYO - A growing number of financial institutions are interested in hiring more new graduates with science and engineering degrees in spring 2019.
Sun, 13 May 2018 01:00:00
Japan, China must build mutual confidence
During their meeting in Tokyo, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang agreed to proceed with the improvement of overall bilateral relations by taking advantage of the 40th anniversary this year of the conclusion of the Japan-China Treaty of Peace and Friendship.
Mon, 14 May 2018 01:00:00
The wearability of understanding
Japanese kimono makers seek to revive declining industry with the 2020 Tokyo Olympics firmly in their sight
Wed, 09 May 2018 01:00:00
Tokyo summit will have a big impact on Asean
Asean should not miss the chance to seriously engage in the crucial peace negotiations in the trilaterial summit among Japan, China and South Korea.
Tue, 08 May 2018 08:48:42
Tokyo stocks open mixed amid worries over Iran deal
Tokyo stocks opened mixed on Tuesday as worries that US President Donald Trump may leave the Iran nuclear deal weighed on the market.
Wed, 09 May 2018 01:00:00
Mumbai gets a Mango Tree
Having won loyal followings at its branches in Bangkok, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Manila and London, Thai-inspired restaurant chain Mango Tree has arrived in Mumbai, India, with a luxurious setting in the new Horizon lifestyle complex.
Mon, 07 May 2018 07:46:37
Tokyo stocks open higher
Tokyo stocks opened slightly higher Monday after gains on Wall Street last week, as a mixed US jobs report was seen as reducing the odds of faster interest rate hikes.
Mon, 07 May 2018 01:00:00
Bringing the outside in
A Tokyo digital art museum looks to “expand the beautiful”
Fri, 04 May 2018 08:27:15
Boxing still at risk of Tokyo 2020 exclusion - IOC
Lausanne - The International Olympic Committee on Thursday refused to rule out the possibility of excluding boxing from the 2020 Tokyo Games amid ongoing concerns over the sport's governing body.
Sat, 28 Apr 2018 08:58:26
Digital art museum to open in Tokyo
TOKYO - Visitors encounter a vast expanse of Venetian glass lamps as they enter a room of the Mori Building Digital Art Museum: Epson teamLab Borderless.