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  1. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Ageing politicians look to lead the young with Next Generation Party

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 11:01pm by AFP

    ... the present row over their ownership with China, which claims them under the name Diaoyus. Japanese public life is largely dominated by older men, whose conservative views on gender and equality were ...

  2. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan’s diplomatic ‘blue book’ reasserts claims to islands, angering China and South Korea

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 11:34pm by AFP

    ... order of international law". Beijing has claimed ownership of almost all of the South China Sea, angering other regional neighbours including the Philippines. It has also routinely sent ...

  3. Property - International - JAPAN

    Sekisui House buys Tokyo office tower for 74b yen

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 05:47am by Reuters

    ... ownership shifted to a group of lenders. Sekisui House largely relies on housing property for its revenue, earning just 2.4 per cent of its 1.8 trillion yen in sales from office properties last ...

  4. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Obama touches down in Japan for first leg of tension-filled Asian tour

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 04:59pm by AFP

    ... relating to Japan’s 1930s occupation of vast swathes of the country. In the seas to the southwest, boats from China and Japan spar for ownership of a small chain of islands. ...

  5. News - China - JAPAN

    Japan warns China that seizure of ship could have consequences

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 05:12pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... of China. The move is the latest to illustrate the bitter enmity at the heart of Tokyo-Beijing ties, with the two sides embroiled in a dispute over the ownership of a small archipelago and snapping ...

  6. News - Asia - JAPAN

    US sees lax security at Japan’s nuclear sites as terror risk

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 11:32pm by Julian Ryall

    ... report said. "Other Japanese officials have insisted that in a nation where gun ownership is rare and privacy rights are zealously guarded, armed guards and background checks ...

  7. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan plans satellites to monitor foreign ships in territorial waters

    Posted Jul 07th 2013, 03:41pm by AFP

    ... shortly before 1pm. Ships from the two countries have for months traded warnings over intrusions into what each regard as their territory, as Beijing and Tokyo jostle over ownership of the islands. The four-decade territorial row reignited last September when Japan nationalised three islands in the chain, in what it said was a mere administrative change of ownership. Last Wednesday, ...

  8. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Volcanic eruption adds new island to Japan's far southern Ogasawara chain

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 04:45pm by AP

    ... and South Korea over ownership of other islands far from the tiny islet. Video: New Japan islet created in volcano eruption "This has happened before and in some cases the islands ...

  9. News - China - JAPAN

    Japan defence minister accuses China of jeopardising ‘peacetime’

    Posted Oct 29th 2013, 12:05pm by Agence France-Presse in Tokyo

    ... islands but is fuelled by historical animosities and nationalism. Japan says it annexed unclaimed islands in 1895 and maintains China’s claims of ownership date only from the discovery of fossil ...

  10. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Okinawans flirt with idea of independence

    Posted Jul 07th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... have called for exploiting the independence movement to say there are splits even in Japan over the legitimate ownership of the islands. "There is a growing feeling that Okinawans just ...




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