The N700S - the 's' stands for 'Supreme' - has a top speed of 360kph (223mph), though the line it serves, the Tokaido Shinkansen line, has a maximum operating speed of 285kph (177mph).
Daily Mail. Mon, 06 Jul 2020 19:45:16 GMT.
As the president of the Tokyo Olympics, Yoshiro Mori knows experts will have to come up with defenses against COVID-19 for the postponed games to open a year from now.
Fox News. Mon, 06 Jul 2020 17:33:52 GMT.
BEIJING (AP) - Asian stock markets rose Monday as investors shrugged off rising coronavirus cases in the United States and some other countries. Benchmarks in Shanghai, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Southeast Asia advanced. ...
Joe Mcdonald. Washington Times. Mon, 06 Jul 2020 04:39:56 -0400.
The Japanese sake industry has long been excluding women from the essential production work. Now more women have joined the industry as key workforce and proven their excellence. Miho Imada of the Imada Brewery is a stellar example.
By Akiko Katayama, Contributor. Forbes. Sun, 05 Jul 2020 12:21:01 -0400.
Pfizer (PFE) releases promising early results from its COVID-19 vaccine study. Several new drug/line extensions get approval in the United States, EU and Japan.
Kinjel Shah. Zacks. Fri, 03 Jul 2020 12:19:00 GMT.
ISTANBUL (AP) - A private airline official, four pilots and two flights attendants went on trial in Istanbul on Friday, accused of smuggling former Nissan Motor Co. chairman Carlos Ghosn out of Japan to Lebanon, via Turkey. ...
Mehmet Guzel. Washington Times. Fri, 03 Jul 2020 04:55:26 -0400.
The Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (JGSDF) will establish a new electronic warfare (EW) unit at Camp Kengun in Kumamoto Prefecture on Kyushu Island between March ...
Janes 360. Thu, 02 Jul 2020 13:08:42 Z.
Japanese Ambassador to Russia Toyohisa Kozuki stressed that the most important issue at the moment regarding the organization of Olympic Games was to provide safeguard measures to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus
Tass. Tue, 30 Jun 2020 20:16:29 +0300.
Japan said it will step up its defence capability in space and improve its ability to detect and track missiles, while cooperating with the United States in response to what it called a growing threat from North Korea and ...
New Zealand Herald. Tue, 30 Jun 2020 14:10:07 +1200.
The documentary "Koshien: Japan's Field of Dreams," premiering Monday on ESPN, chronicles the tournament that made stars out of Shohei Ohtani and Yusei Kikuchi.
ESPN. Mon, 29 Jun 2020 11:40:48 EST.
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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.