Either dreams do come true or Mazda has been manipulating us all along. Four months after the automaker’s global director and senior managing executive officer Yuji Nakemine doused rumors of an RX sports car, a new report from Japan’s...Show More Summary
Nintendo has been recently trying to expand its portfolio outside of games published on its own consoles. And taking a look at Pokémon Go, you could say they’ve been quite successful so far. However, in Japan the company has been involved with much more than games for years. Show More Summary
Starz’s adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s acclaimed contemporary fantasy novel American Gods will launch exclusively for Amazon Prime members in Germany, Austria, the UK and Japan in 2017. The series is slated to premiere on Starz stateside in 2017 as well. American Gods tells the story of a war brewing between old and new gods. Show More Summary
Wood is an increasingly common feature in train stations that have become regional symbols because of their unique designs.
Russia is ready to supply part of its surplus electricity in the Far East to Japan and South Korea, Russia’s Minister for the Development of the Far East, Alexander Galushka said.
Pyongyang’s launch was criticized by China, Japan and South Korea, three nations that have recently had reasons to squabble.
A recent look at some overseas music industry numbers in Japan has revealed streaming's continued growth, and that physical sales, while still dropping, are slower to decline there. Additionally, and unlike the US, ringtones continue to take up an appreciable share of the market there as well. _______________________________ Guest post...
ASIA PIVOT: North Korea test fires ballistic missile from submarine. The US Pacific Command tracked the missile over and into the Sea of Japan, also known as the East Sea, approximately 300 miles off the coast of North Korea. This was the first time a North Korean missile entered Japan’s air defense identification zone, Japanese […]
Although the Bleach manga is coming to an end, fans can rejoice that the series will live on in a new live action adaptation. Warner Bros Japan has green lit the adaptation, and […]
In April 1960, not yet finished with high school, 17-year-old Eiko Kawasaki boarded a Soviet ship called the Kryl’ion in the Japanese port of Niigata and set sail on the journey of a lifetime, to a place she was told was paradise: North Korea. She and hundreds of her fellow passengers had heard...
For the past two years, Sega Japan has been hiding a coded message on the plastic bags it gives out to those who win crane game prizes. Nobody realized they contained a secret message. That is, until now. Read more...
The goblin shark is a weird deep-sea creature first discovered off the coast of Japan in 1898. It has a ghoulish appearance, thanks to jaws that can stretch well away from the rest of its head. Scientists have assumed the goblin shark...Show More Summary
Japan is stunning, everyone is so friendly and the food is amazing!There have been so many times where I've been lost and a random person has come up to me and tried to help direct me in the correct direction. I've even had my taxi driver drop me off and I (with my hand signals) asked where I was suppose to go. Show More Summary
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TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan, China and South Korea agreed to urge North Korea to refrain from provocation and follow U.N. Security Council resolutions, after the country's latest missile launch towards Japan early on Wednesday.
New York-based companies exported $24.8 billion worth of goods to Japan, Malaysia and nine other Asian nations in 2014, according to the U.S. Commerce Department, accounting for more than a quarter... To view the full story, click the title link.
Evening Headlines Bloomberg: East Asia’s Foreign Ministers Hold Talks Amid Regional Tensions. The foreign ministers of Japan, China and South Korea will have plenty to discuss when they sit Wednesday morning in Tokyo for their first formal talks in five years. Show More Summary
- Capcom in cooperation with JR East - compatible with smart cards used in Japan’s transport system - will include 9,000 Japanese train stations in the game
If the submarine claim is verified, the test would represent a significant advance in the North’s ability to strike American and allied forces.
Americas The US Missile Defense Agency’s (MDA) plan to equip unmanned, high-endurance, long-endurance aircraft with high-power electric lasers in order to shoot down ballistic missiles in their boost phase will see a proof of concept test between 2020-2021. It’s been reported that this fall, the agency plans to award contracts to two industry teams for […]