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With eye on 3 SEZs, Japan wants to boost...

Japan to boost investment in BD

Business

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Ambassador Ito said he has been advocating that Araihazar should be the best possible economic zone in...

OP-ED: A closer look at the Tokyo Olympics...

OP-ED: A closer look at the Tokyo Olympics...

SM Ali Reza

Mon, Jul 26 2021

And why it matters to Japan

OP-ED: To watch or not to watch?

OP-ED: To watch or not to watch?

The Conversation UK

Sat, Jul 24 2021

The Tokyo Olympics raises difficult questions for fans

Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony starts...

Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony starts...

East Asia

Fri, Jul 23 2021

Organizers have put strict virus measures in place, banning overseas fans for the first time ever, and...

245,000 AstraZeneca Covid jabs to arrive...

Japan sends 245K AstraZeneca jabs for...

Coronavirus

Fri, Jul 23 2021

The consignment is part of 2.9 million vaccine doses committed by Japan

Japan win softball opener as Games 'of...

Japan win softball opener as Games 'of...

World

Wed, Jul 21 2021

Japan, with about 34% of the population having had at least one dose of the vaccine, has been concerned...

Japan landslide death toll hits 15

Japan landslide toll now 15

World

Sun, Jul 18 2021

Fourteen people remain unaccounted for

Olympics chief urges Japan to support...

Olympics chief urges Japan to support...

Sports

Sat, Jul 17 2021

IOC chief Thomas Bach, who has faced scattered protests since arriving in Japan, appealed to the public...

Tokyo Olympics chief reassure worried...

Tokyo Olympics chief reassure worried...

Sports

Sat, Jul 17 2021

About 11,000 athletes and tens of thousands of officials and media are flying in for the Games, which...

Japan's 'Recovery Olympics' message...

Japan's 'Recovery Olympics' message...

Sports

Tue, Jul 13 2021

Initially, organisers had said a spectator ban in Tokyo and surrounding areas would not affect regions...

Heavy rain hits Japan, over 120,000...

Heavy rain hits Japan, over 120,000...

South-East Asia

Sat, Jul 10 2021

A week ago, heavy rains lashed the resort city of Atami, triggering landslides that have killed 9 people...

Tokyo Olympics organizers bow to pressure...

Olympics organizers bow to pressure...

World

Fri, Jul 9 2021

Japan has not suffered the explosive outbreak seen elsewhere but has recorded over 800,000 cases and...

Japan to declare Covid-19 emergency...

Japan to declare Covid-19 emergency...

World

Thu, Jul 8 2021

Japan has not experienced the kind of explosive Covid-19 outbreaks seen in many other countries but has...

Rescuers resume search for 24 missing...

Rescuers resume search for 24 missing...

World

Tue, Jul 6 2021

The operation heavily depends on rescuers working with their hands, the use of heavy machinery deemed...

Japan resumes rescue work after deadly...

Japan resumes rescue work after deadly...

East Asia

Sun, Jul 4 2021

In the affected area where intermittent rain continued, about 387 people have been evacuated as of Sunday...

Two killed after Japan landslide sweeps...

2 dead in Japan landslide

World

Sat, Jul 3 2021

Some 20 people are still missing after heavy rain 

Delta variant sweeps Asia, prompting...

Delta variant sweeps Asia

World

Fri, Jul 2 2021

WHO warns it could soon become the dominant form of the virus

UK PM Johnson backs Tokyo Olympics,...

UK PM Johnson backs Tokyo Olympics

World

Sat, Jun 12 2021

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, which were postponed last year due to the global spread of the coronavirus,...

Japan, Australia raise concerns about...

Japan, Australia share China...

East Asia

Wed, Jun 9 2021

Calls have grown from some Western nations to investigate if China's actions in Xinjiang amount to...

'We cannot postpone again,' says Tokyo...

Tokyo 2020 chief: We cannot postpone...

East Asia

Thu, Jun 3 2021

Japan is battling a fourth wave of infections with just 50 days left to the start of the Games

Japan to provide medical equipment to...

Japan to provide medical equipment to...

Coronavirus

Wed, May 26 2021

Japan will continue to cooperate with Bangladesh to overcome the Covid-19 crisis, says the Japanese Embassy...