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Japan’s wholesale price fall eases in June, weak demand clouds outlook

13-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Japanese wholesale prices fell in June at a slower pace after sinking at the fastest rate in four years in May, as a rebound in Chinese demand lifted commodity costs and [...]
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Japan, US vow cooperation on N Korea as nuclear talks snubbed

Japan, US vow cooperation on N Korea as nuclear talks snubbed

13-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Kyodo News | 6:02 AM

Japan and the United States on Friday confirmed their cooperation on North Korea as the reclusive state rebuffs calls to resume denuclearisation negotiations, while [...]
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US bases in Japan on lockdown amid new COVID-19 outbreak

13-Jul-2020 Intellasia | UPI | 6:02 AM

US military bases in Japan entered lockdown status this week after COVID-19 infections were discovered and a surge of infections was observed in Tokyo. The entrance to Camp [...]
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Going vacant: Japan’s empty offices drag real estate shares down

13-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:02 AM

Rising vacancies for offices in central Tokyo are weighing on shares of Japan’s real estate developers and owners as the market digests the damage that the pandemic has [...]
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Tokyo confirms 206 new cases of coronavirus infections NHK

13-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Tokyo officials confirmed 206 new coronavirus infections on Saturday, public broadcaster NHK reported, as Japan’s capital struggles with a resurgence in cases after the [...]
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Accused Ghosn escape plotters too much flight risk for bail: US judge

13-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

A US judge said on Friday two Massachusetts men pose too great of a risk of flight to be released on bail given “spectacular” allegations that they helped [...]
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Japan city training foreigners to be leaders in time of disasters

13-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Kyodo News | 6:02 AM

A local tourism association in northeastern Japan held a training session Saturday to prepare some foreign residents in the city to become leaders who can help others from [...]
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Japan to discuss travel ban easing with China, S. Korea, others

13-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Kyodo News | 6:02 AM

Japan is looking to begin discussions with around 10 countries and regions including China, South Korea and Taiwan next week on easing travel restrictions imposed to curb the [...]
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No bail for 2 accused of helping ex-Nissan boss escape Japan

13-Jul-2020 Intellasia | ABC27 | 6:02 AM

A Massachusetts father and son who prosecutors say helped smuggle Nissan’s former chair out of Japan last year were denied bail by a federal judge in Boston on Friday. [...]
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Japan looks to ease travel ban on China, Korea and others in Asia

13-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Japan Times | 6:02 AM

With an eye toward putting the economy on a recovery track, Japan is set to start negotiations to relaunch business travel between 10 Asian countries including China and [...]
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Japan urges nightclubs to act to stem coronavirus spikes

11-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Japanese host and hostess clubs must act quickly to ensure they abide by rules to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus after nightlife districts became new hot spots in a [...]
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BOJ offers virtual tour as headquarters off limits amid pandemic

11-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Forced to cancel a popular on-site tour due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Bank of Japan created a virtual one that takes viewers through the brick corridors, dome-roofed [...]
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Japan to discuss travel ban easing with China, S. Korea, others

11-Jul-2020 Intellasia | KyodoNews | 6:02 AM

Japan is looking to begin discussions with around 10 countries and regions including China, South Korea and Taiwan next week on easing travel restrictions imposed to curb the [...]
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Search for missing continues in rain-hit southwestern Japan

11-Jul-2020 Intellasia | KyodoNews | 6:02 AM

Rescue workers on Friday continued to search for 16 people missing on the southwestern Japan main island of Kyushu following torrential rain since last week. Police resumed [...]
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Empty Offices Growing in Tokyo as Virus Gives Tenants Pause

11-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:02 AM

Rising vacancies for offices in central Tokyo are weighing on shares of Japan’s real estate developers and owners as the market digests the damage that the pandemic has [...]
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