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Dollar slightly weaker below ¥110.50 in late Tokyo trading
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 12:09:10 +0200
The dollar was moderately weaker below ¥110.50 in Tokyo trading late Monday, dragged down by a fall in long-term U.S. interest rates.At 5 p.m. the ...
© Japan Times
Tokyo stocks turn down on U.S.-China trade jitters and Osaka earthquake
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:24:13 +0200
Stocks turned lower on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Monday, battered chiefly by concerns over a U.S.-China trade war.The 225-issue Nikkei average shed 171.42 points, ...
© Japan Times
State’s ‘Ireland House’ in Tokyo to cost State almost €23m
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 21:25:00 +0200
New building will be biggest ever capital investment by Department of Foreign Affairs
© The Irish Times
State’s ‘Ireland House’ in Tokyo to cost almost €23m
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 21:25:00 +0200
New building will be biggest ever capital investment by Department of Foreign Affairs
© The Irish Times
Venture companies to form new hub for startups in Tokyo’s Gotanda district
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 11:58:22 +0200
About 10 venture firms headquartered in Tokyo’s Gotanda area will form a mutual support group called Gotanda Valley, aiming to turn the district into the ...
© Japan Times
USS Mercy docks in Tokyo for show-and-tell visit with LDP lawmakers
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 14:53:16 +0200
A U.S. naval hospital ship docked in Tokyo’s Ota Ward on Saturday at the invitation of a group of ruling bloc lawmakers who are calling ...
© Japan Times
Tokyo pushes surplus goal forward to 2025 fiscal year in latest economic policy outline
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 13:02:11 +0200
The government approved a key economic policy outline Friday that includes pushing back the goal of achieving a primary balance surplus by five years to ...
© Japan Times
Dollar rises above ¥110.50 in Tokyo on euro weakness
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 11:44:23 +0200
The dollar advanced above ¥110.50 in Tokyo trading Friday, reflecting its surge against the euro following the European Central Bank’s decision to keep policy interest ...
© Japan Times
Tokyo looks to kick start nighttime spending by tourists but transportation remains an obstacle
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 10:01:16 +0200
Businesses in Tokyo are continuing to look for ways to get foreign visitors to spend their time and cash on the capital’s wide-ranging nightlife options.But ...
© Japan Times
Dollar loses ¥110 line in Tokyo amid jitters over U.S. sanctions on China
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 12:40:23 +0200
The dollar fell below ¥110 in late Tokyo trading Thursday due chiefly to worries about U.S. trade sanctions against China.At 5 p.m., the dollar stood ...
© Japan Times
Oriental Land plans $2.3 billion expansion for Tokyo DisneySea
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 12:19:36 +0200
The operator of Tokyo DisneySea is investing ¥250 billion ($2.3 billion) in its biggest expansion in almost two decades as Walt Disney Co. continues to ...
© Japan Times
‘Dead’ husband returns after Tokyo police hand over wrong body to the family
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 15:42:01 +0200
A wife had to inform police the body she thought was that of her missing husband belonged to a stranger after her spouse turned up ...
© Japan Times
Tokyo stocks rise for third day on yen’s fall
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 12:17:47 +0200
Stocks rose for three straight sessions on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Wednesday, boosted by the yen’s drop against the dollar.The 225-issue Nikkei average rose ...
© Japan Times
Dollar stronger above ¥110.60 in late Tokyo trading
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 12:15:11 +0200
The dollar was firmer above ¥110.60 in Tokyo trading late Wednesday, backed by expectations that the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise interest rates.At 5 p.m., ...
© Japan Times
Tokyo approves bill in next step toward enactment of new Trans-Pacific Partnership
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 09:44:32 +0200
The Diet approved a bill Wednesday to ratify the 11-country Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership.The bill was adopted at a plenary session of ...
© Japan Times

Most read news about Tokyo:

Female idol stabbed multiple times by purported fan at event in western Tokyo: police
Sat, 21 May 2016 15:34:51 +0200
A young female idol is in critical condition after she was repeatedly stabbed by an apparent fan in the city of Koganei, Tokyo, police said. Mayu Tomita, 20, has yet to regain consciousness after suffering nearly two dozen stab wounds to her neck and...
© Japan Times
Man arriving at Tokyo’s Haneda airport tested for Ebola
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:32:03 +0100
A man in his 40s who arrived at Tokyo’s Haneda airport Monday after spending two months in Liberia was found to have a fever, and officials decided to check him for Ebola, the Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry said. The result of the blood test...
© Japan Times
Two arrested over ¥43 million robbery in Tokyo
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:47:02 +0200
Two Romanian nationals were arrested Monday on suspicion of robbing a 63-year-old man of ¥43 million in cash in front of a bank in Tokyo in April, police said. Gheorghe-Aurel Strejan, 25, and Jan Miura, 37, allegedly stole the victim’s bag...
© Japan Times
Two arrested over ¥43 million robbery in Tokyo
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:47:02 +0200
Two Romanian nationals were arrested Monday on suspicion of robbing a 63-year-old man of ¥43 million in cash in front of a bank in Tokyo in April, police said. Gheorghe-Aurel Strejan, 25, and Jan Miura, 37, allegedly stole the victim’s bag...
© Japan Times
Man kicked to death in row over seat at Tokyo ramen shop
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:33:37 +0200
A man who allegedly kicked a fellow diner to death in a fight over seats in a Tokyo ramen shop calmly returned to his food as the other man lay dying, media reported Tuesday. Shinichiro Imanishi, 37, was being questioned in connection with the death of...
© Japan Times
Man kicked to death in row over seat at Tokyo ramen shop
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:33:37 +0200
A man who allegedly kicked a fellow diner to death in a fight over seats in a Tokyo ramen shop calmly returned to his food as the other man lay dying, media reported Tuesday. Shinichiro Imanishi, 37, was being questioned in connection with the death of...
© Japan Times
Moderately strong earthquake rattles Tokyo area
Mon, 16 May 2016 14:39:15 +0200
A magnitude-5.6 earthquake hit the Kanto region Monday evening, shaking northern Ibaraki Prefecture with an intensity of lower 5 on the Japanese scale and 4 in wide areas in the region, the Meteorological Agency said. No tsunami warning was issued. The...
© Japan Times
Tokyo stocks edge up in choppy trading
Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:36:25 +0200
Stocks ended slightly higher Friday in choppy trading ahead of the weekend. The Nikkei ended up 24.27 points, or 0.17 percent, at 14,429.26. The Topix gained 5.09 points, or 0.44 percent, to close at 1,169.99. After opening weaker on the heels of the...
© Japan Times
Typhoon leaves seven dead as it heads toward Tokyo
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:04:59 +0200
A powerful typhoon slammed into western Japan on Thursday, ripping up trees, causing widespread flooding and sending mudslides plowing into houses. At least seven people were reported dead and nearly 50 injured. Tens of thousands were urged to seek shelter...
© Japan Times
Typhoon leaves seven dead as it heads toward Tokyo
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:04:59 +0200
A powerful typhoon slammed into western Japan on Thursday, ripping up trees, causing widespread flooding and sending mudslides plowing into houses. At least seven people were reported dead and nearly 50 injured. Tens of thousands were urged to seek shelter...
© Japan Times
SNSD holding first Tokyo Dome concert in December
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:38:28 +0200
Girls’ Generation. (SM Entertainment)The nine megastars of K-pop girl group Girls’ Generation will hold the group’s firs
© The Korea Herald
SNSD holding first Tokyo Dome concert in December
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:38:28 +0200
Girls’ Generation. (SM Entertainment)The nine megastars of K-pop girl group Girls’ Generation will hold the group’s firs
© The Korea Herald
Two schoolgirls die in Tokyo condo leap
Sat, 06 Sep 2014 08:16:37 +0200
Two female sixth-graders died Friday after jumping out of a Tokyo condominium in Ota Ward, police said. Although one of the girls was still alive when they were found on the premises of the building at around 3:30 p.m., she was later pronounced dead at...
© Japan Times
Two schoolgirls die in Tokyo condo leap
Sat, 06 Sep 2014 08:16:37 +0200
Two female sixth-graders died Friday after jumping out of a Tokyo condominium in Ota Ward, police said. Although one of the girls was still alive when they were found on the premises of the building at around 3:30 p.m., she was later pronounced dead at...
© Japan Times
Man guns down wife in Tokyo cafe
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 10:40:00 +0200
A man fatally shot his wife Sunday night in a cafe in the Ikebukuro district of Tokyo, apparently in a fit of anger during a quarrel. The suspect, whom police believe is a 54-year-old Chinese resident of Itabashi Ward, was collared on the street in front...
© Japan Times
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