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News Japan: Japan remain undefeated under new boss with Venezuela draw

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/japan-remain-undefeated-under-boss-venezuela-draw-145459598--spt.html
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

Japan drew with Venezuela 1-1 in a home friendly on Friday with defender Hiroki Sakai netting his first goal for the Blue Samurai, who stay undefeated under their new coach. The draw in Oita came as J...

News Japan: Captain Leitch says Jones changed Japan's rugby culture

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/captain-leitch-says-jones-changed-japans-rugby-culture-175007159--spt.html
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

Michael Leitch paid tribute to former coach Eddie Jones on Friday for changing Japan's rugby culture, on the eve of a Twickenham reunion with the now England boss. Japan, next year's World Cup hosts, ...

News Japan: Jewish-Japan links on BTS

News source: http://koreatimes.co.kr/www/opinion/2018/11/667_258833.html
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

BTS has apologized for wearing a T-shirt bearing the photo of an atomic bomb exploding in Japan and sporting a wardrobe resembling Nazi symbols. The global K-pop sensation said it was not its ...

News Japan: From Japan, US VP Denounces 'Authoritarianism and Aggression'

News source: https://thediplomat.com/2018/11/from-japan-us-vp-denounces-authoritarianism-and-aggression/
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

The United States seeks collaboration, not control, in the Indo-Pacific region, Vice President Mike Pence said during a visit to Japan this week, adding that there was no place for ...

News Japan: Japan, Australia move to cement ties

News source: https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/australianz/japan-australia-move-to-cement-ties
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

Japan and Australia yesterdayagreed to deepen defence ties and jointly fund regional infrastructure projects, bringing the two nations closer together amid shared concerns about China's growing region...

News Japan: Spat over WWII brothels shows Japan's trouble in facing past

News source: http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/AJ201811170016.html
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

A journalist close to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has defended her view that Korean women who were sent to Japanese wartime military brothels were not sex slaves, and accused a liberal-leaning ...

News Japan: Face off: Realistic masks made in Japan find demand from tech, car companies

News source: http://www.asiaone.com/asia/face-realistic-masks-made-japan-find-demand-tech-car-companies
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

OTSU, Japan - Super-realistic face masks made by a tiny company in rural Japan are in demand from the domestic tech and entertainment industries and from countries as far away as Saudi Arabia. The 300 ...

News Japan: Japan’s FSA Aims to Regulate Custodial Cryptocurrency Wallet Providers

News source: https://www.livebitcoinnews.com/japans-fsa-aims-to-regulate-custodial-cryptocurrency-wallet-providers/
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

Bitcoin regulation in Japan has taken on an interesting aspect. Self-regulation seems to be the primary approach. Exchanges have put together their own regulatory body to introduce new guidelines. Tha...

News Japan: Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe deepens ties with Australia in historic visit to Darwin

News source: https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/australianz/japans-prime-minister-shinzo-abe-deepens-ties-with-australia-in-historic-visit-to
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

SYDNEY - Japan and Australia on Friday (Nov 16) agreed to deepen defence ties and jointly fund regional infrastructure projects, bringing the two nations closer together amid shared concerns about Chi...

News Japan: How Japan Airlines Plans to Solve Its Drunk Pilot Problem

News source: http://fortune.com/2018/11/16/japan-airlines-drunk-pilots/
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

Japanese air carriers have an issue with drunk pilots, but they and the Japanese government are moving to fix it. Last month, a Japan Airlines pilot was arrested at London’s Heathrow airport for ...

News Japan: India, Japan Conclude First Dharma Guardian Military Exercise

News source: https://thediplomat.com/2018/11/india-japan-conclude-first-dharma-guardian-military-exercise/
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

India and Japan concluded their first land-based joint military exercise on Wednesday. The first iteration of the Dharma Guardian exercise between the Indian Army and Japan’s Ground Self-Defense ...

News Japan: Aging Japan Reckons With Immigration Debate to Meet Labor Demands

News source: https://www.ozy.com/fast-forward/aging-japan-reckons-with-immigration-debate-to-meet-labor-demands/90524
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

When Prime Minister Shinzo Abe devised a plan to create two new visa categories, he wanted to appease Japanese companies that are gripped by labor shortages and desperate to hire more foreign staff. B...