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Thu, 03 Sep 2015 22:41:16 GMT
China shows off rising power in marking WWII defeat of Japan
New York Post
The spectacle through the heart of Beijing commemorated Japan's World War II defeat seven decades ago, with helicopters zooming across the sky in an array forming the number 70, but the event also underlined President Xi Jinping's determination to make ...
Thu, 03 Sep 2015 22:19:10 GMT
Warning over Pacific bluefin tuna stocks as Japan meeting ends in stalemate
Japanese fishermen catch fish at a bluefin tuna farm in Croatia before transporting them to Japan. Farmed Pacific bluefin accounts for only a tiny portion of the Japanese market. About 80% of the global bluefin catch is consumed in Japan. Photograph: ...
Controversial Taiji dolphin hunt begins in Japan - but fisherman fail to catch ... - The Independent
Thu, 03 Sep 2015 22:05:42 GMT
Controversial Taiji dolphin hunt begins in Japan - but fisherman fail to catch ...
Dolphin conservationist Ric O'Barry was detained by police ahead of the hunt, for not carrying his passport In a separate hunting development in Japan, fisheries officials announced that they would start the annual coastal whale hunt, and plan to ...
Thu, 03 Sep 2015 22:04:17 GMT
Rebecca Kleefisch to lead trade mission to Japan and Taiwan
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch will lead an eight-day Wisconsin trade mission to Japan and Taiwan this month, state officials said Thursday. "Japan and Taiwan are two important markets in East Asia with a strong history of trade with Wisconsin and ...