Tag archive for ‘Japan’
By news On Friday, February 23rd, 2018
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Curling: South Korea stay strong to reach final v Sweden

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) – Kim Eun-jung secured South Korea’s first Olympic curling medal with a pressure packed final shot to seal a nail-biting 8-7 extra-ends victory over Japan in the women’s More...

By news On Friday, February 23rd, 2018
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Olympics: Kim’s cheer squad ‘charm offensive’

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) – They cheer, dance and sing in perfect unison. But these are not your ordinary cheerleaders. Charm offensive North Korea’s “Army of Beauties”, an all-female cheerleading More...

By news On Friday, February 23rd, 2018
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With Easy Ride trial, Nissan takes new step toward being Uber competitor

YOKOHAMA (Reuters) – Facing a future in which self-driving cars may curb vehicle ownership, Nissan Motor Co is taking its first steps to becoming an operator of autonomous transportation services, hoping More...

By news On Friday, February 23rd, 2018
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Japan wins WTO dispute over Fukushima-related food

TOKYO/SEOUL (Reuters) – The World Trade Organization largely upheld a Japanese complaint against South Korean import bans and additional testing requirements imposed on Japanese seafood because of the 2011 More...

By news On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Japan wins WTO dispute over South Korean bans on Fukushima-related food

TOKYO/GENEVA (Reuters) – A World Trade Organization ruling on Thursday largely upheld a Japanese complaint against South Korea’s import bans and additional testing requirements imposed on Japanese seafood More...

By news On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
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Japan’s cryptocurrency exchanges to form new self-regulating body: sources

TOKYO (Reuters) – Sixteen Japanese cryptocurrency exchanges will fix plans as early as next week to create a self-regulating body in a bid to better safeguard investors after a $530 million digital money More...

By news On Sunday, February 18th, 2018
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Chemmy Alcott: My most memorable holiday was my honeymoon to Tanzania | Travel News | Travel

WHAT IS YOUR MOST MEMORABLE HOLIDAY? My honeymoon. I’ve been quite indulgent with travel in my life but the one thing I saved was a safari, because I really wanted to do something special with my future husband More...

By news On Saturday, February 17th, 2018
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Big One fears as earthquake ‘cluster’ strikes Pacific Ring of Fire | World | News

Scientists in California have analysed 101 major earthquakes around the Pacific Ring of Fire, a horseshoe-shaped geological disaster zone, between 1990 and 2016. They believe a cluster of tremors around the area More...

By news On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Exclusive: Walmart in talks to buy more than 40 percent of India’s Flipkart – sources

MUMBAI (Reuters) – Walmart Inc (WMT.N) is in talks to buy a stake of more than 40 percent in Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart, a direct challenge to Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) in Asia’s third-largest economy, More...

By news On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Wes Anderson’s tale of deported dogs opens Berlin film festival

BERLIN (Reuters) – U.S. director Wes Anderson’s “Isle of Dogs” – a quirky movie about a Japanese city that deports its dogs to a garbage dump island during an outbreak of canine flu – became More...