Category Archives: Current Affairs

Abe vows cooperation in French Olympic payments probe

Abe vows cooperation in French Olympic payments probe

Abe vows cooperation in French Olympic payments probe TOKYO — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday vowed cooperation with French investigators probing payments allegedly made to help Tokyo secure…

Abe sticks to script on sales tax hike plans after deadly quakes

Abe sticks to script on sales tax hike plans after deadly quakes

Abe sticks to script on sales tax hike plans after deadly quakes TOKYO — The government is sticking with plans to raise the sales tax next year, barring a financial…

Japan plunges into recession, in defeat for Abe’s growth efforts

Nuclear weapons-free world seems distant

Nuclear weapons-free world seems distant   Japan tried to revive momentum toward a world free of nuclear weapons at the Group of Seven foreign ministers’ meeting in Hiroshima, but questions…

Can you spot this sword-fighting Japanese schoolgirl video quiz’s four huge surprises? 【Video】

Can you spot this sword-fighting Japanese schoolgirl video quiz’s four huge surprises? 【Video】

Can you spot this sword-fighting Japanese schoolgirl video quiz’s four huge surprises? 【Video】   Click here to view original web page at en.rocketnews24.com Want to discuss about the post you…

Kitajima stunned after failing to qualify for Rio in 100-meter breaststroke

Kitajima stunned after failing to qualify for Rio in 100-meter breaststroke

Kitajima stunned after failing to qualify for Rio in 100-meter breaststroke Kosuke Kitajima failed to secure a trip to his fifth successive Olympics after not meeting the qualifying standard in…

Western artist challenges Japanese 2020 Olympic logo designer with new logo proposal

Japan business mood worsens to 3-year low

Japan business mood worsens to 3-year low TOKYO — Japanese big manufacturers’ business sentiment deteriorated to the lowest in nearly three years and is expected to worsen in the coming…

North Korea fires two ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan; one flew 800 km

North Korea fires two ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan; one flew 800 km

North Korea fires two ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan; one flew 800 km SEOUL – North Korea test fired what appeared to be two medium-range ballistic missiles on Friday,…

Japan hit for hasty bid to restart reactors as problems, safety fears surge

Japan hit for hasty bid to restart reactors as problems, safety fears surge In the wake of problems with restarted nuclear reactors in Japan, concerns have grown that the country’s…

Inside the world of recruitment

Inside the world of recruitment

Inside the world of recruitment In an industry with as many players as recruitment, it would be natural to assume there is a lot of competitiveness, and even antagonism, among…

Sea Shepherd struggling to find Japan's whaling fleet

Sea Shepherd struggling to find Japan’s whaling fleet

Sea Shepherd struggling to find Japan’s whaling fleet SYDNEY — Environmental activist group Sea Shepherd admitted on Monday it was struggling to find Japanese whaling vessels in the vast Southern…