Cabinet revises fiscal 2019 budget bill

Cabinet revises fiscal 2019 budget bill

Japan's Cabinet revises the fiscal 2019 budget bill as a result of faulty labor statistics being discovered.

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N.Korea's top envoy arrives in Beijing

N.Korea's top envoy arrives in Beijing

Kim Jong Un's close aide arrives in Beijing en route to the United States to lay the groundwork for a second US-North Ko...

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JOC top denies bribery allegations

JOC top denies bribery allegations

A scandal of Olympic proportions rocks Japan prompting Japan Olympic Committee President Tsunekazu Takeda to deny graft ...

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Japan-Russia talks go nowhere

Japan-Russia talks go nowhere

A Japan-Russia foreign ministers' meeting again shows the deep gap between the nations.

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Japan criticizes S.Korean president's remarks on wartime forced labor ruling

Japan criticizes S.Korean president's remarks on wartime forced labor ruling

Japan criticizes South Korean President Moon Jae-in's remarks on a wartime forced labor ruling.

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Labor minister apologizes for underpaid unemployment benefits

Labor minister apologizes for underpaid unemployment benefits

Japan's labor minister apologizes to millions of people for underpaying unemployment and accident insurance benefits tot...

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Japan buys island for US drills

Japan buys island for US drills

Japan is nearing a deal to buy a small island for US military drills.

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Kim Jong Un arrives in Beijing

Kim Jong Un arrives in Beijing

Nippon TV captured a special train apparently carrying North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in China Tuesday. It arrived in B...

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S.Korean video refutes Japan radar claim

S.Korean video refutes Japan radar claim

South Korea's Defense Ministry releases a video refuting a Japanese claim that a Korean warship's radar locked onto a Ja...

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New era to be announced April 1

New era to be announced April 1

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says the name of the new era to begin with the enthronement of Crown Prince Naruhito will be a...

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