A Japanese billionaire, Yusaku Maezawa, wants artists to join him on a pioneering spaceflight. We asked some leading candidates about the idea.
Andrew Dickson. New York Times. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 20:54:22 GMT.
Harley-Davidson (NYSE: HOG) is a manufacturer of heavyweight motorcycles and commands a 50% share in the heavyweight motorcycle market in the US with a strong presence in Europe and Japan. ...
By Trefis Team, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 14:42:00 -0400.
This Autumn, ZELA restaurant will be jetting in to London, bringing a unique blend of Japanese and Mediterranean cuisine, craft cocktails and slick service with Ibizan beats. ...
Hsyndicate. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 15:46:54 +0200.
A new artificial intelligence test can detect the early signs of dementia, Japanese researchers revealed, and could help medical professionals diagnose and provide clinical treatment for their patients.
Newsmax. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 09:15:50 EDT.
Japan’s Ministry of Defense (MoD) has decided to delay the deployment of the first five of 17 Bell-Boeing MV-22B Osprey tiltrotor aircraft it has ordered from the United States amid fierce local opposition. ...
Kosuke Takahashi, Tokyo. Janes 360. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 00:00:00 GMT.
A Delta Air Lines plane flying from Shanghai to Seattle made an emergency landing in the Japanese capital on Sunday for an equipment check, a Delta customer service representative said.
Reuters. Sun, 23 Sep 2018 04:37:20 -0400.
Calsonic Kansei has lined up about 5 billion euros ($5.9 billion) in financing from Japanese banks to help fund its proposed acquisition of Fiat Chrysler's Magneti Marelli unit, Reuters reported.
AutoNews.com. Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:39:02 EST.
A Japanese spacecraft released two small rovers on an asteroid on Friday in a mission that could provide clues to the origin of the solar system.
Mari Yamaguchi. Fox News. Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:44:50 GMT.
Officials believe the spaceship Hayabusa-2 has put rovers on an asteroid's surface, making history.
BBC News. Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:18:45 GMT.
Facts About Japan
Japan, an island state off the east coast of Asia, is governed as a
constitutional monarchy. Its capital city is Tokyo; its second
largest city is Osaka. Japan's national currency is the Yen.
In 2007, Japan's estimated population was 127,433,000, and Japanese is
the primary language spoken in Japan.
For more news and information about Japan, visit this official
Japanese government website. For detailed maps of Japan, visit
this Japan map website.
Click on the small Japan map shown at right to display a full-size
map of Japan.