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  1. News - Asia - JAPAN

    With new cabinet post, Yuko Obuchi's political star keeps rising in Japan

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 05:18am by Julian Ryall

    ... birth rate. As well as her duties as a politician and minister, Obuchi has completed a master's degree in public policy and was most recently serving as deputy finance minister. Her rise ...

  2. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Crying Japanese politician who became internet sensation to quit over expenditure scandal

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 02:17pm by Associated Press in Kobe

    ... and Fukuoka from the city of Nishinomiya in the last fiscal year, according to his political funds report. He also purchased stamps worth some 1.75 million yen in the business year that ended ...

  3. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japanese cabinet set to relax defence rules despite strong opposition

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 10:47pm by Julian Ryall

    ... Julian Ryall in Tokyo Cabinet will rubber stamp dramatic changes to pacifist constitution today despite fiery protest and opposition from half the population Abe unmoved by charter critics ... But they admit there is little likelihood public sentiment will halt the dramatic shift in security policy before it is rubber-stamped by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's cabinet today. Witnesses said ...

  4. Property - International - JAPAN

    Tokyo seen as No 1 market in Asia Pacific for property investment in 2014

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 03:47am by Peggy Sito

    ... Kong recently for several reasons, among them cooling measures that included a doubling of stamp duty. ...

  5. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Recent child abuse cases in Japan 'just the tip of the iceberg', say experts

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 11:43pm by Julian Ryall

    ... to a window frame. And also this month, the director of an IT company was arrested in Tokyo after stamping on the feet of a boy who was reading in a book store. Four similar incidents were reported ...

  6. Sport - Rugby - JAPAN

    Living the Wright dream in the professional era

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 09:37pm by John Carney

    ... to duty with the Tokyo Shokki Shuttles. But home is still where his heart is. "It's been great playing in Japan, but I'm really keen to play sevens for Hong Kong again," he ...

  7. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Shinzo Abe urges Japanese to take 'pride' in nation in public address

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 10:57pm by Julian Ryall

    ... analysts said. "The duties incumbent upon us are to express deep respect for the efforts of those who have gone before us, to develop further this peace and prosperity and pass it down so ...

  8. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan plans to raid dormant bank accounts to raise new revenue

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 10:35pm by Julian Ryall

    ... in comparison with the national debt and I think it is very doubtful that the government would actually spend the principle- which they would be duty bound to repay if the owners came forward- ...

  9. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japanese diplomat arrested over suspicious fire at embassy in DRC

    Posted Dec 03rd 2013, 02:33pm by Julian Ryall

    ... in Kinshasa. The 20-strong staff of the embassy were transferred to temporary offices at the ambassador's official residence and a nearby apartment complex and were able to continue their duties ...

  10. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Tokyo governor Naoki Inose resigns over undeclared 50m yen loan

    Posted Dec 20th 2013, 02:24am by AFP

    ... to influence policy. "I have decided to resign from the post of Tokyo governor," Inose told a hurriedly arranged press conference. "I intended to fulfil my duty of explaining to the city ...




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