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  1. Property - International - JAPAN

    Mori Trust eyeing property purchases at home and abroad

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

    ... Bloomberg in New York Billionaire developer keen to acquire office towers and 'smart' buildings at home and abroad as he embarks on first big investment for four years Strong yen 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 ...

  2. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Scores killed or missing as huge landslide engulfs Hiroshima suburb

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:17am

    ... roared past us,” he said. A woman spoke of how she had escaped death because of where she had been at the time the disaster struck. “I was able to survive as I stayed in the middle of the house. ...

  3. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japanese firms encourage workers to sleep on the job

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 09:48pm by GDN

    ... approach: employees can take a 30-minute siesta any time between 1pm and 4pm. Japan's workers have more reason than most to give in to the urge. According to a poll by the US National Sleep ...

  4. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan 'strongly protests' Russian military exercises on disputed Pacific islands

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 06:39pm by Reuters

    ... going into a deep chill. In his first year in office, Abe met Putin five times, while failing to secure a summit with the leaders of neighbouring China or South Korea. Closer ties are driven ...

  5. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Subsidies for storing nuclear debris from Fukushima plant offered by Tokyo

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 10:58pm by Julian Ryall

    ... committed to finding a permanent solution to dealing with the debris within 30 years, the amount of time that experts believe the two towns will be uninhabitable because of high levels of radiation. ...

  6. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Hiroshima marks anniversary of atomic bombing as anti-nuclear sentiment runs high

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 06:26pm by AFP

    ... as anti-nuclear sentiment runs high in Japan. Bells tolled as ageing survivors, relatives, government officials and foreign delegates observed a moment of silence in the rain at 8.15am local time, when ... at the time, remembered hearing “voices from the brink of death” begging for “water, please”. “The pleas were from younger students,” the mayor said, recounting the survivor’s grisly description ...

  7. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Scandal-hit research scientist commits suicide in research centre

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 10:41pm by AFP

    ... a statement. The withdrawn study's other co-author, Teruhiko Wakayama of the University of Yamanashi, did not immediately respond to an email seeking comment. Obokata is taking part in new ...

  8. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japanese anime producer may have made its last film

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 05:08am by Staff Reporter

    ... because it's unable to cross the high hurdle of announcing a new film on an annual basis," the staffer said.Other Japanese studios have taken a pause like this before. Established ...

  9. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Ex-Tepco executives deserve indictment over Fukushima nuclear crisis, says Tokyo panel

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 01:30pm by AFP

    ... with the prosecutors' decision and asked the inquest panel to review the case last October. The new ruling means that prosecutors must reconsider their decision. Another refusal to indict may end the possibility of charges for the former Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco) managers. But if the panel challenges prosecutors' decision a second time, a group of court-appointed lawyers would ...

  10. News - Asia - JAPAN

    More Japanese women freeze eggs and put their careers first

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 06:14am by KYODO

    ... Kyodo in Tokyo New guidelines lead many to put childbirth on hold for sake of careers More Japanese women freezing eggs More and more career-oriented Japanese women are now seeking ... last November. The new guidelines allow women to preserve their eggs cryogenically if they are concerned about a decline in reproductive function due to age or other reasons. But it does ...




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