Japan gov't to spend $6.5 mil on typhoon-hit areas

Japan gov't to spend $6.5 mil on typhoon-hit areas

Japan's prime minister says the government will spend about 710 million yen ($6.5 million) to help typhoon-affected area...

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Japanese patrol ship and North Korean fishing boat collide

Japanese patrol ship and North Korean fishing boat collide

A Japanese patrol boat collides with a North Korean fishing boat in Japan's EEZ off Ishikawa Prefecture, central Japan.

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PM Abe calls for debate on Constitution

PM Abe calls for debate on Constitution

Japan's prime minister calls for debate on the Constitution in a policy speech to parliament.

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KEPCO scandal update

KEPCO scandal update

Kansai Electric Power Company leaks information on nuclear power plant-related projects to a former deputy mayor in conn...

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Abe, Trump ink joint statement on trade

Abe, Trump ink joint statement on trade

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and US President Donald Trump reach a trade deal and sign a joint statement.

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PM Abe denounces attacks on Saudi oil facilities

PM Abe denounces attacks on Saudi oil facilities

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe denounces the recent attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia but avoids officially accusing ...

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Case of 2016 U S  Osprey crash in Okinawa sent to prosecutors

Case of 2016 U S Osprey crash in Okinawa sent to prosecutors

The Japan Coast Guard sends the case of a U.S. Osprey crash in Okinawa 3 years ago to the public prosecutors' office.

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Japan, US  wrap up trade talks

Japan, US wrap up trade talks

Japan and the United States wrap up final ministerial trade talks before the bilateral summit meeting on Wednesday.

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Japan, S. Korea remain at odds

Japan, S. Korea remain at odds

Japan and South Korea remain at odds over rulings on compensation for former requisitioned workers during World War II a...

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N. Korean official says Japan needs to take action

N. Korean official says Japan needs to take action

North Korea's ambassador for normalizing relations with Japan says concrete action from Tokyo is needed to realize summi...

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