Wed, 15 Aug 2018 01:00
Joint Venture brings istyle cosmetics to Bangkok
SIAM PIWAT Group yesterday signed a joint venture agreement with istyle Inc , a listed company in Tokyo Stock Exchange, to open its first @cosme store in Thailand.
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 16:33
PGA TOUR Champions to return to Japan in 2019 with Mastercard Japan Championship
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida – PGA TOUR Champions announced today that Mastercard has been named as title sponsor for the Tour’s event in Tokyo. The newly named Mastercard Japan Championship will return to the PGA TOUR Champions schedule the week of June 3-9, 2019.
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 13:49
Nationwide probe after Tokyo med school excludes women
Tokyo - Japan Friday launched an unprecedented probe into gender discrimination at all the nation's medical universities after a Tokyo medical school admitted altering the entrance test results of female applicants to exclude them.
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 23:09
Strong typhoon churns towards Japan
Tokyo - A powerful typhoon was churning towards Japan on Wednesday, prompting the weather agency to warn of heavy rain and strong winds and forcing airlines to cancel scores of flights.
Tue, 07 Aug 2018 14:52
Cat snap: Tokyo 'lucky cat' temple draws Instagrammers
Tokyo's Gotokuji temple has long attracted spiritual visitors with its thousands of figurines of beckoning white cats, thought to bring good luck. But of late it has brought in another breed: Instagrammers.
Tue, 07 Aug 2018 14:48
If the face fits: Tokyo 2020 to deploy facial recognition
Hundreds of thousands of Tokyo 2020 athletes, staff and reporters will be scanned by cutting-edge facial recognition technology in an Olympic Games first, organisers said Tuesday.
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 19:40
Thousands of guns, swords, bullets found buried at Tokyo school
Some 3,000 pieces of military equipment including guns, swords and grenades believed to date back to World War II have been found buried at a Tokyo elementary school, officials said Monday.
Tue, 31 Jul 2018 01:00
Humanoid opera performs in Tokyo
THE ANDROID opera “Scary Beauty,” directed by musician Keiichiro Shibuya, was performed at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation, known as Miraikan, in Koto Ward, Tokyo, on Sunday.
Sat, 28 Jul 2018 01:00
We each have out priorities
Nationality determines popularity of Tokyo tourist areas, a survey finds
Thu, 26 Jul 2018 08:52
Japan executes sarin attack cult members: media
Japan on Thursday executed six more members of the cult behind the deadly 1995 sarin attack on the Tokyo subway, local media said, weeks after the group's leader was hanged.
Tue, 24 Jul 2018 01:00
Autonomous taxi ready for road test in Tokyo
JAPANESE TAXI operator Hinomaru Kotsu Co and robotics startup ZMP Inc have said they will jointly test an autonomous taxi on public roads in central Tokyo starting late next month.
Mon, 23 Jul 2018 15:31
24 Thai SMEs land deals at Tokyo business-matching event
Twenty-four Thai small and medium-sized enterprises successfully matched up with Japanese SMEs . when they took part in the “M-Tech Tokyo 2018” event in Japan last week, the Board of Investment reported on Monday
Mon, 23 Jul 2018 13:36
Tokyo stocks down for third straight day on strong yen
Tokyo stocks fell on Monday for a third straight trading day as the yen firmed against the dollar after US President Donald Trump accused China and the European Union of manipulating their currencies.
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:00
A world without America Cod Satrusayang
On Tuesday, the European Union and Japan signed an economic partnership agreement in Tokyo following a summit meeting in the Japanese capital.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 08:49
Japan, EU sign EPA trade pact
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, center, poses with European Council President Donald Tusk, left, and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker at the Prime Minister's Office in Tokyo on Tuesday.