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  1. Business - Banking & Finance

    Diners Club sale draws interest from Japanese banks

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:40am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Tokyo Banks look at Diners Club sale in Japan Citigroup's Diners Club card brand in Japan is among assets drawing interest from lenders as the bank seeks bids for its ... with the card unit, the sources said. Citigroup, whose 33 branches in Japan represent less than 1 per cent of its global total, is scaling back in the country as near-zero interest rates, tepid loan ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1592717/diners-club-sale-draws-interest-japanese-banks
  2. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Japan, China foreign ministers discuss how to improve soured relations

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 10:44am by Keira Lu Huang, KYODO, Reuters

    ... Agencies in Naypyidaw, Myanmar and Keira Lu Huang Wang Yi holds talks with Japanese counterpart Foreign Minister Wang Yi called on Japan to "make practical efforts to overcome ... pre-conditions," he said. "First, Japan doesn't do anything to offend China and, second, the public should accept such a meeting." Lian Degui, deputy director of Japanese studies ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1570512/japan-china-foreign-ministers-meet-discuss-steps-improve-ties
  3. News - Asia - DIPLOMACY

    Foes China and Japan finally headed for talks during Asean: sources

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 03:52pm by AP, AFP

    ... Agencies in Naypyidaw Beijing and Tokyo making 'final preparations' for first bilateral talks in nearly two years; Japan and South Korea also slated for fence-mending talks Japan ... in its position that it will not hold a summit with Abe unless Japan recognises the existence of a territorial dispute over the Senkaku Islands, administered by Japan but claimed by China, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1569977/foes-china-and-japan-finally-headed-talks-during-asean-sources
  4. News - Asia - TYPHOON

    Japan orders 1.6m to flee Typhoon Halong; one dead, travel chaos

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 11:04am by AFP, Reuters

    ... Agence France-Presse and Reuters in Tokyo Typhoon Halong killed one person in Japan on Sunday and injured 33, media said, as authorities ordered 1.6 million people out of the path ... and caused widespread disruption to travel at the beginning of the summer holiday season. Watch: Typhoon Halong slams into Japan's western main island One man was washed away in an overflowing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1570513/typhoon-halong-makes-landfall-japans-western-main-island
  5. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan issues highest typhoon alert as Halong approaches

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 06:45am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Top alert issued as typhoon nears Japan's weather agency yesterday issued its highest alert as Typhoon Halong barrelled towards its southwest, warning ... of southwestern Japan, the agency said. Halong, packing winds of up to 180km/h, was likely to make landfall in southwestern Japan late yesterday or early today, according to the agency. Television footage ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1570301/japan-issues-highest-typhoon-alert-halong-approaches
  6. News - Asia - WEATHER

    Six injured, 500 flights cancelled as Typhoon Halong lashes southern Japan

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 06:54pm by AFP

    ... lashed southwest Japan today, prompting authorities to order the evacuation of half a million people near swollen rivers. The highest typhoon warning was hoisted earlier this afternoon. The ... in southern Japan. Airlines, including Japan’s two major carriers Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways, cancelled about 500 flights on Saturday, affecting more than 20,000 passengers. It would have ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1570044/japan-issues-highest-alert-typhoon-halong-stirs-high-waves-and-grounds
  7. News - Asia - MARITIME DISPUTE

    Chinese ships advance in waters near Diaoyus defying Japan’s white paper warning

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 02:03pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Japan notes peculiar timing of the ships' approach, coming after Tokyo published defence paper and during naval drills Chinese coastguard ships sailed ... the Japanese coastguard said. The ships entered the area around 10am local time and left about two hours later, it said. Japan and China's coastguard, despite current tensions, are taking part ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1567585/defying-japans-warning-chinese-ships-advance-waters-near-diaoyus
  8. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    China's 'dangerous acts' at sea could have consequences, warns Japan white paper

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 11:55am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Tokyo criticises Chinese and North Korean military action in disputed waters, stoking concerns over a possible escalation in conflict Japan warns China over'dangerous acts' Japan warned that China’s “dangerous acts” over territorial claims in the East China Sea could lead to “unintended consequences” in the region, as fears grow of a potential ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1566830/japan-slams-chinas-growing-threat-505-page-defence-paper
  9. News - Asia - SINO-JAPANESE RELATIONS

    Japan, China seek talks to mend ties at Beijing Apec meeting, report claims

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 12:39pm

    ... Reuters in Tokyo Tokyo denies specific arrangement made for meeting of leaders in November Japan and China are trying to arrange two-way talks between their leaders at an Apec summit ... to the Yasukuni Shrine, which China sees as a symbol of Japan’s past militarism. Japan’s top government spokesman brushed aside the report, adding that he only knew that Fukuda was in China as chairman ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1566106/japan-china-seek-talks-mend-ties-beijing-apec-meeting-report-claims
  10. Business - Economy - industry

    Japan out to regain influence over Brazil amid greater China exposure

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 05:13am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Rio de Janeiro Prime Minister Abe and top corporate officials visit the country to bolster economic relations Japan looking to regain edge over China in Brazil In the 1950s, Japan helped Brazil establish industries such as steelmaking and initiated key purchases of Brazilian iron ore. Now the Asian nation is seeking to regain influence in Latin America's ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1566551/japan-out-regain-influence-over-brazil-amid-greater-china-exposure

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