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Japan sees limited impact from U.S. decision on Iran sanctions: minister

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Japan’s Minister of Trade and Industry Hiroshige Seko arrives at Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s official residence in Tokyo, Japan, August 3, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan expects a limited impact from a U.S. decision to force buyers of Iranian crude oil to stop purchases from next month, trade and industry minister Hiroshige Seko Read More

Asian shares steady after Easter weekend; oil hits 2019 highs

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares were little changed on Tuesday, hovering not far from nine-month peaks hit last week, with concerns China may slow the pace of policy easing curbing the market’s enthusiasm. FILE PHOTO: Visitors are seen as market prices are reflected in a glass window at the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) in Tokyo, Read More

Kim Jong-un will visit Russia & meet Putin ‘soon’ – North Korean state media

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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un plans to visit Russia to meet with President Vladimir Putin “soon,” the North Korean Central News Agency has reported, in what would be the first meeting of the two heads of state. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov earlier confirmed that the two leaders are scheduled to meet before the end of Read More

Oil jumps on U.S. plans to tighten Iran sanctions, dollar eases

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Crude oil jumped almost 3% on Monday after the United States said it will tighten a clamp-down on Iranian oil exports in May while U.S. equities were little changed as Wall Street braced for corporate results in a busy earnings week. FILE PHOTO: A trader works on the floor at the Read More

Nissan to reject new integration proposal from Renault – Nikkei

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FILE PHOTO: Renault CEO Thierry Bollore, Renault Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard, Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa, Mitsubishi Motors Chairman and CEO Osamu Masuko cast their shadows at a joint news conference in Yokohama, Japan, March 12, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (Reuters) – Nissan Motor Co Ltd will reject a management integration proposal from French partner Renault SA and Read More

Ex-Nissan Chairman Ghosn indicted on aggravated breach of trust charge

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FILE PHOTO : Former Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn sits inside a car as he leaves his lawyer’s office after being released on bail from Tokyo Detention House, in Tokyo, Japan, March 6, 2019. REUTERS/Issei Kato TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese prosecutors indicted former Nissan Motor Co Chairman Carlos Ghosn on Monday on a charge of Read More

Toyota establishes research institute in China to study hydrogen, green technologies

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The logo of Toyota is seen on a car during the Prague Autoshow in Prague, Czech Republic, April 13, 2019. REUTERS/David W Cerny BEIJING (Reuters) – Japan’s Toyota Motor Corp said on Sunday it was setting up a research institute in Beijing in partnership with Tsinghua University to study car technology using hydrogen power and Read More

BLIND Japanese sailor completes pioneering non-stop Pacific crossing

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Steering a vessel in the open sea may sound like an impossible task for a blind person, but 52-year-old Mitsuhiro Iwamoto has proven otherwise by completing an impressive non-stop journey across the Pacific. The Japanese-born sailor who now resides in San Diego reached the port of Fukushima in his 40-foot (12-meter) cutter on Saturday morning Read More

Japan asks Pentagon to share military airbase for civilian flights during 2020 Olympics

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Japan has asked the Pentagon for permission to use its own military airstrip, currently shared with US forces, during the 2020 Olympic Games. An Air Force spokesman said the US is “excited” to consider the proposal. Tokyo is seeking to increase its passenger capacity during the competition in July and August 2020 by making use Read More