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Japan would help with initial costs of N Korea denuclearisation only after IAEA inspections

14-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

Japan is prepared to help shoulder some of the initial costs of North Korea’s denuclearisation only after the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) restarts [...]
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Japan warns US-Korea drills ‘vital’

Japan warns US-Korea drills ‘vital’

14-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

US military drills with South Korea and Washington’s troop presence there are “vital” for regional security, Japan said Wednesday, raising concerns after US [...]
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Japan, US, S. Korean delegations in Singapore in contact before summit

13-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

A Japanese delegation in Singapore kept in close contact with US and South Korean counterparts Monday, with Japan hoping to keep abreast of developments related to a [...]
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Japan to provide $50 bil. finance aid for Indo-Pacific infrastructure

13-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

Prime minister Shinzo Abe said Monday Japan will set up a new $50 billion framework to help finance state-of-the-art infrastructure projects in the Indo-Pacific region, a [...]
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Japan Protests Russian Plan To Lay Cable To Disputed Islands

13-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

Japan has lodged a protest against Russia’s plan to lay fiber-optic cables to disputed islands that lay between the two countries, calling the construction work illegal [...]
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Japan delegation arrives in Singapore ahead of Trump-Kim summit

12-Jun-2018 Intellasia | The Mainichi | 6:02 AM

With just two days to go before the historic US-North Korea summit, senior officials of Japan arrived in Singapore on Sunday to collect information about the outcome of the [...]
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A US fighter jet has crashed into the sea off Okinawa in Japan

12-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

A US military F15 fighter jet crashed in waters off Japan’s southern island of Okinawa, where the bulk of US forces in Japan are based, during a routine training [...]
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Japan April core machinery orders rise 10.1pct month on month

12-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Japan’s core machinery orders rose 10.1 per cent in April from the previous month, reversing the prior month’s decline in a sign of a recovery in capital [...]
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PM: 1980s ‘Look East Policy’ more about adopting Japanese work ethic and value system

12-Jun-2018 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:02 AM

Prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the Look East Policy he initiated in 1982 was not just about studying and working in Japan, but more importantly adopting the work [...]
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Japan slams Russia for laying cables to disputed island

12-Jun-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Japanese officials criticised Russia on Monday for its plans to lay fibre-optic cables to islands disputed by Tokyo and Moscow, calling the construction work [...]
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US, Japan decline to sign G7 agreement to reduce plastic waste in oceans

12-Jun-2018 Intellasia | the Globeand Mail | 6:02 AM

The United States and Japan declined to sign onto an agreement between the other G7 countries to reduce the amount of plastic waste in the world’s oceans and cut down [...]
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Up to 60,000 drivers in Japan suspected of having dementia, police report finds

11-Jun-2018 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:02 AM

Law requires elderly drivers who show signs of dementia to see a doctor to renew licenses Up to 60,000 elderly drivers in Japan showed signs of possible dementia, a police [...]
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Beijing keeping close watch on ongoing Malabar wargames by India, US & Japan

Beijing keeping close watch on ongoing Malabar wargames by India, US & Japan

11-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:02 AM

Indian warships had the Chinese Navy for company for some time as they sailed across “five seas and two oceans” to the island of Guam for the Malabar war games [...]
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Japan Issues First Official Rejection of Crypto Exchange License Application

11-Jun-2018 Intellasia | CCN | 6:02 AM

Two business suspension orders and three on-site inspections later, Japan has handed down its first-ever official rejection of a cryptocurrency exchange application. [...]
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Japan, US eye ‘free, fair and reciprocal’ trade talks in July

Japan, US eye ‘free, fair and reciprocal’ trade talks in July

11-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Asahi | 6:02 AM

Japan and the United States plan to hold “free, fair and reciprocal” trade talks in July in an attempt to help ease frictions over Washington’s bulging [...]
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