Japan's Self-Defense Force deploys Osprey

Japan's Self-Defense Force deploys Osprey

Japan's Ground Self-Defense Force deploys 17 Ospreys at a base southeast of Tokyo.

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Tokyo subway goes antimicrobial

Tokyo subway goes antimicrobial

Tokyo Metro is applying an antimicrobial surface coating to their trains to protect passengers from the coronavirus.

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Typhoon-hit Hakone Tozan Railway to resume operations

Typhoon-hit Hakone Tozan Railway to resume operations

Typhoon-hit Hakone Tozan Railway is preparing to resume operations.

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Home features help residents deter coronavirus

Home features help residents deter coronavirus

A home manufacturer and a housing product maker unveil features that can help residents take measures to prevent infecti...

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Japan protests Chinese marine survey in EEZ

Japan protests Chinese marine survey in EEZ

The Japanese government lodges a protest against China after a Chinese ship conducts marine research activity in Japan's...

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159 Japanese head to China on charter flight

159 Japanese head to China on charter flight

Nearly 160 Japanese people fly from Narita airport east of Tokyo to China's Guangzhou on a chartered flight. They inclu...

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"Nest spending" boosts Japan consumption

Japan's household spending has continued to fall amid the coronavirus pandemic. But "nest spending" is a silver lining f...

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Japan to abolish seal-stamping system

Japan to abolish seal-stamping system

Japan is looking to do away with its custom of physical seal stamping and come up with a digitized process.

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Tokyo has daily high 224 coronavirus cases

Tokyo has daily high 224 coronavirus cases

Tokyo confirms 224 new cases of infection with the novel coronavirus, a record high for a single day.

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All venues secured for postponed Tokyo Olympics

All venues secured for postponed Tokyo Olympics

Organizers of the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics have secured all venues for the duration of the postponed games next ye...

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