The spacecraft's landing on the asteroid Ryugu, just 900 meters (3,000 feet) in diameter, came after an initial attempt in October was delayed because it was difficult to pick a landing spot on the asteroid's rocky surface. ...
Yahoo. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 22:03:38 -0500.
Japan's Nikkei snapped four straight days of gains on Friday morning as weak U.S. economic data dampened sentiment, though the selling was contained by more signs of progress in U.S.-China trade talks.
Reuters. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 21:43:47 -0500.
LONDON (AFP) - Japan wants Britain to have frictionless trade with the European Union after Brexit, its ambassador said on Thursday (Feb 21), insisting a damaging no-deal scenario should be avoided.
Straits Times. Fri, 22 Feb 2019 02:19:17 +0800.
Influx of money into the economy in the form of business and capital spending coupled with business-friendly economic and monetary policies has been pivotal in boosting Japan???s economic growth.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 14:18:00 GMT.
A Japanese spacecraft began its approach Thursday toward a distant asteroid on a mission to collect material that could provide clues to the origin of the solar system and life on Earth.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:57:37 EST.
New research finds that a compound in a traditional Japanese medicinal plant could boost cellular health and protect against the ill effects of aging.
Medical News Today. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 00:00:00 PST.
Researchers in Japan think they have found an answer to the fundamental biological question of how individual cells know which way to position themselves within a complex, multicellular body. ...
Science Daily. Wed, 20 Feb 2019 14:50:30 EST.
A Japan Air Self-Defense Force (JASDF) Mitsubishi F-2B fighter aircraft operating from Tsuiki Air Base in Fukuoka Prefecture crashed into the Sea of Japan (also known as East Sea) near Yamaguchi Prefecture on 20 February. ...
Kosuke Takahashi, Tokyo. Janes 360. Wed, 20 Feb 2019 11:00:00 GMT.
DUBLIN - The "Japan IVD Market Size, Share, Major Deals & Company Analysis - Forecast to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. ... ...
Business Wire. Wed, 20 Feb 2019 10:34:00 UTC.
Worries about the UK's exposure to Huawei may make the Five Eyes partners, and perhaps France, Germany or Japan, less inclined to co-operate, says expert.
Latika Bourke. Sydney Morning Herald. Wed, 20 Feb 2019 19:05:56 +1100.
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.