TOKYO (Reuters) - South Korea called on Saturday for deeper cooperation with Japan on a China-led development bank, while Japan remained cautious about the lender, which it and ally the United States have held back from joining. A meeting...Show More Summary
Jeep will be the first US brand to return to the Tokyo Motor Show after an eight-year absence, part of an eight-car showcase by Fiat Chrysler Japan. Ford and General Motors have opted not to attend. Continue reading Jeep first American...Show More Summary
A sprawling metropolis blossoms on a 30' stretch of white paper as French illustrator and street artist Thomas Dartigues, a.k.a. Decktwo, freehands the intricately detailed, semi-mythical panorama of Tokyo he calls Expanding Drawing....Show More Summary
The last time the Detroit Three turned up at the Tokyo Motor Show was in 2007. One recession later, Jeep returns to Tokyo to represent the Motor City. Jeep will join Abarth, Alfa Romeo and Fiat on FCA Japan’s stand when the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show kicks off in late October, Automotive News reports. Show More Summary
Earlier this week, One Mile at a Time reported that First Class availability to/from Tokyo and North America was wide open, and many readers took advantage of the opportunity. As tickets are being confirmed today, here is a how-to on selecting seats for your JAL flight. Show More Summary
Jeep will be the first domestic to show at Tokyo since 2007.
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These days, many popular anime and games get live action-stage play adaptations—including Tokyo Ghoul. And let me say, the cast doesn’t look half-bad in costume. Read more...
The Bank of Japan has offered a slightly more upbeat view of the country’s economy. ||| Tokyo - The Bank of Japan maintained its massive stimulus programme and offered a slightly more upbeat view of the world's third-largest economy on Friday, as a modest rebound in consumption helped service-sector sentiment improve to a one-year high. Show More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - Mazda Motor Corp and Mitsubishi Motors Corp said on Friday they would recall about 630,000 more vehicles to replace air bag inflators made by Japan's Takata Corp, following similar moves last week by domestic automakers. Show More Summary
Asian shares rose on Friday after Wall Street set another record high. ||| Tokyo - Asian shares rose on Friday after Wall Street set another record high with prospects for a Federal Reserve rate hike in June all but quashed, while the dollar steadied after losing ground to the euro for the first time this week on downbeat US data. Show More Summary
Crunchyroll has announced the latest offering from their “Crunchyroll Originals” manga/comic line with PARK Harajuku: Crisis Team!, an all-new, full color digital webcomic, set in Tokyo's Harajuku fashion district and made in collaboration with PARK, a local store. Show More Summary
By Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares rose early on Friday after Wall Street set another record high with prospects for a Federal Reserve rate hike in June all but quashed, while the dollar steadied after losing ground to the euro for the first time this week on downbeat U.S. Show More Summary
Exactly what the title says, along with a colourful, but rather carelessly placed parasol. A sight that needless to say is not something one sees everyday. Or indeed the vast majority of days. Making the slightly surreal scene all the more special.
The Tokyo Game Show has revealed this year's promo art meant to go with the theme of "playing games with more freedom," hence the high flying hover board and, presumably, Puzzle & Dragons stuffed mobile phone. And whatever offeringsShow More Summary
And you thought the stamp your favorite coffee shop uses to decorate its cups was cool. Adrian Hogan, an illustrator living in Tokyo, has been crafting stunning panoramas of local scenes as part of his daily sketching practice. Hogan...Show More Summary
Forthcoming May 25th on Nice Age, the young label helmed by Oxford darling, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, brings you the “Tokyo EP” from American producer, MANIK. There is much to admire about this release, with each of it’s three tracks offering a modern interpretation of classic, Chicago psychedelia. Here, we have your exclusive, first look […]
The General Association of Korean Residents in Japan, Chongryon, often referred to as the de-facto embassy of North Korea, on Thursday accused Japanese authorities of carrying out "political repressions" in the spirit of the anti-Pyongyang policy of the United States.
The main visual for Tokyo Game Show 2015 has been unveiled, and according to artist Ippei Gyoubu, the theme of the art is “freedom” reflecting the show’s main theme of “Let’s play games with more freedom.” The Computer Entertainment Supplier’s Association will host this year’s Tokyo Game Show at the Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Japan. […]
Japan has a high suicide rate. It’s one of the highest in the world. And one Tokyo train station, a known suicide spot, is doing what it can to stop people from taking their lives. Read more...