Mt. Fuji Live Japan
Mon, 22 Dec 2014 14:48:45 GMT
Is Japanese debt a ticking time bomb?
Abenomics crashes on sending the Topix higher and higher to investors' glee, but an implicit bet on the creditworthiness of Japan accompanies the trade. After decades of deflation, the nation that was once on track to overtake America as the world's largest ...
Mon, 22 Dec 2014 14:46:46 GMT
Panel: Asahi not to blame for criticism of Japan
TOKYO — An independent panel says there is no clear evidence that reports by the Asahi newspaper quoting fabricated witness accounts led to international criticism over Japan's use of Asian women in wartime military brothels. The Asahi appointed the ...
Mon, 22 Dec 2014 14:44:33 GMT
China building military base in islets near Diaoyutais
Focus Taiwan News Channel
Taipei, Dec. 22 (CNA) China is building a military base in islets off the coast of China's Zhejiang Province in an attempt to enhance its response capability in case of "emergency events" in the East China Sea, Japan's Kyodo News Agency reported Monday.
Mon, 22 Dec 2014 14:41:20 GMT
Legoland puts blocks in place for Eastern parks
Times of Malta
Visitors arrive for a media preview of Legoland Malaysia at Nusajaya in the southern state of Johor in September 2012. Destined to form models of the Burj Khalifa and Tokyo Tower, 90 million toy bricks will be used in new Legoland Parks in Dubai, Japan and ...