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  1. News - Asia - JAPAN

    'Comfort women' claims not corroborated, Japanese review finds, but 1993 apology stands

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 03:53am by AFP

    ... a multibillion-dollar settlement in regard to property and claims. The issue also infuriates China, which regularly castigates Tokyo on its attitude to the past. ... Korea but also from China, were forced to work in brothels as "comfort women", serving imperial troops before and during the second world war. While mainstream opinion holds ...

  2. News - Asia - JAPAN

    China’s wily fake goods importers have Japanese officials on the run

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 10:30pm by Julian Ryall

    ... Julian Ryall in Tokyo China's wily makers of fakes swamping customs Japanese fashion brands and customs authorities are struggling to keep up with the rapidly changing techniques employed by manufacturers of fake goods, as record amounts flood in from China. Statistics released by Japan's customs show 28,135 fake items were seized at ports or airports last year, 5.7 ...

  3. Property - International - JAPAN

    Mori Trust eyeing property purchases at home and abroad

    Posted Dec 05th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... has Mori eyeing global deals Japanese billionaire Akira Mori plans to buy as much as 100 billion yen (HK$9.4 billion) in properties in Tokyo, New York and London, his company's first ... compared with 14 per cent in the US, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. Acquisitions overseas will focus on properties whose values can withstand market downturns, Mori said. The company may ...

  4. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan claims 280 uninhabited islands

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 12:29am by Kristine Kwok and Teddy Ng

    ... Kristine Kwok and Teddy Ng Tokyo announces plan to register 280 isolated isles as state property, as National Security Council is launched, tightening Abe's grip Japan lays claim ... waters. "We will register the remote islands as state property to enhance their management," Yamamoto said. Also yesterday, Tokyo formally launched the administrative office ...

  5. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan ponders law banning foreigners buying land near to military sites

    Posted Oct 28th 2013, 11:14pm by Julian Ryall

    ... transaction, but there are absolutely no guarantees that will happen every time," he told the South China Morning Post. "That is why other countries already have restrictions on what land or property can be bought by foreign nationals," he said. "And, to me, that makes complete sense. "I would hope that other countries would not see this as a case of nationalism, ...

  6. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Sale of North Korean 'embassy' in Tokyo delayed over money-laundering claim

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 11:34pm by Julian Ryall

    ... Kato told the South China Morning Post. "The address is fake and the registration of the company must therefore be illegal." No deadline has been set for the court to make a decision on whether the transaction will go ahead, but Kato is confident any investigation will lead back to the North Korean leader. "Kim Jong-un wants to save face and not lose this property ...

  7. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan to move Patriot missiles to Okinawa

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 07:35pm by AFP

    ... and property against ballistic missiles,” Onodera told a news conference. The move came as the country remains on full alert ahead of an expected mid-range missile launch by North Korea. South Korean intelligence says the North has prepared two mid-range missiles for imminent launch from its east coast, despite warnings from ally China to avoid provocative moves at a time of soaring military ...

  8. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan hosts IMF summit 50 years after economic miracle

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 11:31am by Agence France-Presse in Tokyo

    ... saw the economy take up second spot globally behind the United States in 1968. That lasted until the late 1980s when a financial and property market bubble burst, prompting Japanese firms ... reason,” he said. Over the “lost decades” that followed the downturn, tens of thousands of firms went bust and in 2010 Japan lost its cherished spot as the world’s No 2 economy to a rising China ...



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