- Japan may expand air bag recalls; worried about impact on industry
Honda Motor and Mazda Motor may have to recall another 200,000 cars in Japan to replace Takata Corp air bags if Takata complies with a U.S. order to recall cars across the United States rather than just ...
Yahoo. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 19:19:58 GMT.
- Japan country profile
Provides an overview of Japan, including key events and facts about this earthquake-prone country on the western rim of the Pacific.
BBC News. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 15:12:15 GMT.
- Newspaper retracts 'sex slaves' term
Japan's biggest paper retracts use of the term "sex slaves" for women who worked in World War Two army brothels in a controversial move.
BBC News. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 13:51:57 GMT.
- Japanese Newspaper Prints Apology for Using the Term ‘Sex Slaves’
The conservative Yomiuri Shimbun said it was “inappropriate” to suggest that those known euphemistically as “comfort women” had been recruited against their will.
By Jonathan Soble. International Herald Tribune. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 13:42:39 GMT.
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- 'Resident Evil HD' Released Early In Japan
Being in Japan has its benefits, as the Biohazard HD Remaster (aka: Resident Evil HD) was released on PS3 and 360 yesterday. ...
By Ollie Barder. Forbes. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 05:42:00 GMT.
- Japan to Ask Automakers to Recall Vehicles With Faulty Takata Airbags
An order from the Transportation Ministry on driver’s-side airbags would lead to the recall of an additional 200,000 vehicles in Japan, the transportation minister said.
By Jonathan Soble. International Herald Tribune. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 04:39:13 GMT.
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- Takata recalls could shake trust in Japan auto industry, minister warns
Takata's safety crisis linked to five fatal auto accidents threatens to shake confidence in Japanese manufacturing and the country's auto industry, the nation's transport minister warned.
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- Turkish Deputy PM signals he may keep current position in 2015
Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan has signaled he may retain the position of economy head in an interview with the Nikkei business daily in Japan
Hurriyet. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:08:00 +0200.
- Cloud-based Testing Service "Developers AppKitBox" Now Includes Remote Control Feature to Aid Game Testing
TOKYO, Nov. 27, 2014 -- NTT Resonant now offers Remote Control Testing, a feature that allows users to test games that employ multi-touch using their smartphone as a controller, on their Remote TestKit service. 1. ...
PR Newswire. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 01:00:00 EST.
- Chinese spokesman urges Japan to abide by four-point agreement
A Chinese defense ministry spokesman on Thursday urged Japan to abide by a four-point principled agreement reached recently between the two countries.
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.
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map of Japan.
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