PHOTO GALLERY: People walking through the dappled light of the Medina of Fez in Morocco; a woman walking through her roofless house after a tornado in Missouri and the kaleidoscopic entrance to a mall in Tokyo
ABC News. Sat, 25 May 2019 04:07:28 -0400.
The Rebels claimed a bonus-point win in Tokyo but a concussion for Wallabies halfback Will Genia could see him miss next week's clash with NSW.
Roy Ward. Sydney Morning Herald. Sat, 25 May 2019 17:28:59 +1000.
TOKYO (AP) - President Donald Trump needled Japan over the U.S.-Japan trade imbalance as he kicked off a state visit to the country Saturday that's been tailor-made to his whims and ego. ...
Jill Colvin and Darlene Superville. Washington Times. Sat, 25 May 2019 00:30:09 -0400.
Some men and women in uniform, he told DailyMail.com as he left the White House for Japan, are 'treated very unfairly' when they live out their elite training.
Daily Mail. Fri, 24 May 2019 19:51:41 GMT.
More than two decades after researchers discovered the 3,800-year-old remains of "Jomon woman" in Hokkaido, Japan, they've finally deciphered her genetic secrets.
Live Science. Wed, 22 May 2019 09:00:00 EDT.
The Japanese government wants schools to spark more creativity and innovation. But could there be some unspoken cultural barriers to this transition? We explore.
By Peg Tyre, Contributor. Forbes. Sun, 19 May 2019 22:18:00 +0000.
President Trump stepped back from opening another front in a global trade war by delaying tariffs on automobiles until later this year.
Ana Swanson and Jack Ewing. New York Times. Fri, 17 May 2019 17:19:47 GMT.
International scientists criticized on Friday a Russian plan to release 10 captive killer whales into the Sea of Japan rather than return them to their original habitat, saying it could endanger the mammals' lives.
Reuters. Fri, 17 May 2019 11:11:19 -0400.
The Trump administration announced Friday that it will delay tariffs on cars and auto parts imports while it negotiates trade deals with Japan and the European Union.
Camila Domonoske. NPR. Fri, 17 May 2019 09:15:57 -0400.
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.