Nikkei posts 14 straight days of gains

Nikkei posts 14 straight days of gains

Japan's Nikkei index was up a 14th straight day for the first time since 1961.

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Nissan workers speak out

Nissan workers speak out

A Nissan worker tells Nippon TV there wasn't an atmosphere for speaking about unqualified inspectors.

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Sensors and scanners moving IoT forward

Sensors and scanners moving IoT forward

An expo in Tokyo has sensor and scanning innovations pushing the IoT forward and making things ever more connected.

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Bluefin tuna could get cheaper

Bluefin tuna could get cheaper

With catches possibly set to rise 50%, the price of bluefin tuna may be going down.

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Johnson & Johnson recalls soft contact lenses

Johnson & Johnson recalls soft contact lenses

Johnson & Johnson recalls about 37,000 boxes of soft contact lenses due to contamination.

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US seeks FTA with Japan

US seeks FTA with Japan

The US shows strong interest in a bilateral free trade deal during the second round of the Japan-US Economic Dialogue he...

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Kobe steel CEO apologizes for data falsification

Kobe steel CEO apologizes for data falsification

Kobe steel CEO Hiroya Kawasaki apologizes for falsifying data and says that data for core steel products were also alter...

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Mercury plummets around Japan

Mercury plummets around Japan

Temperatures plunge as unseasonably warm weather gives way to a cold spell.

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Toshiba removed from watchlist

Toshiba removed from watchlist

The Tokyo Stock Exchange removes troubled Toshiba from its investor watchlist.

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Kobe Steel suspected of new falsification

Kobe Steel suspected of new falsification

Kobe Steel is suspected of falsifying data on iron powder in addition to aluminum and copper.

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