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Japan makes arrests on bribery suspicions in Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO – A former Tokyo Olympic organizing committee board member and three people from a clothing company that was a…

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Japan marks 77th anniversary of end of World War II

Japan on Monday marked the 77th anniversary of its surrender in World War II, struggling to help bring momentum to…

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Washington

Japan marks WWII’s end, Kishida doesn’t mention aggression

TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s Prime Minister Fumio Kishida renewed Japan’s no-war pledge at a somber ceremony Monday as his country…

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Business

Asian shares mixed after China cuts key rate, Japan GDP up

BANGKOK — Shares were mixed in Asia on Monday after China’s central bank cut a key interest rate and Japan…

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Live news updates: Japan economy accelerates after Covid restrictions eased

Afghanistan has two anniversaries coming up. Friday is Independence Day, commemorating the signing of the Treaty of Rawalpindi in 1919,…

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South Korea Offers Olive Branch to Japan on War-End Anniversary

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol said Japan is a partner as the two countries…

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Business

Japan ekes out growth as consumers splurge amid COVID surge

TOKYO — Japan’s economy grew at an annual rate of 2.2% for the April-June quarter from the previous quarter, the…

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Washington

Japan marks WWII’s end, Kishida doesn’t mention aggression

TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s Prime Minister Fumio Kishida renewed Japan’s no-war pledge at a somber ceremony Monday as his country…

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Video Games

The beloved, bucolic My Summer Vacation series breaks free from Japan

The release of charming adventure game Shin chan: Me and the Professor on Summer Vacation on Nintendo Switch this week…

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Business

How do people in Asia-Pacific feel about travel right now? It depends on where they live

For the most part, residents of Asia-Pacific can travel again. But some are more confident about packing their bags than…

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