Japanese Media

Japanese journalist Yamamoto dies after being caught in Syria crossfire

Mika Yamamoto

A journalist died of wounds she sustained in a gunfight between Syrian forces and rebels in Aleppo yesterday, becoming the first Japanese national killed in the 17-month-old conflict.

Wednesday, 22 August, 2012, 3:37am

Japanese-US harbour talks fail

Japan's shipping industry and the Japan Harbour Transportation Association has failed to agree on amending port practices that have become the target of United States trade sanctions, according to a Jiji Press report.

10 Oct 1997 - 12:00am

New in the Post

In a further improvement of our service to readers, the South China Morning Post is now taking syndicated services of articles from The Guardian newspaper in Britain and from the Kyodo news agency in Tokyo. These add to what is already Hong Kong's widest range of news services.

13 Jul 1996 - 12:00am