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German president visits Japan
German President concludes three-day visit to Japan

German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier concludes his three-day tour of Japan today. Steinmeier met with Japanese…

US and South Korea to begin Vigilant Storm air exercises

Five days of joint US-South Korean military exercises begin today.  Styled “Vigilant Storm”, more than…

Kishida Australia visit
Japanese PM Kishida to conclude visit to Australia

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida will conclude his three-day trip to Australia today. Kishida met…

Japan to lift entry restrictions on foreign nationals
Japan to lift entry restrictions on foreign nationals

After banning almost all foreign travelers for over two years due to COVID-19, Japan will…

normalized Sino-Japanese relations
50th Anniversary of Normalized Sino-Japanese Relations

Today marks the 50th anniversary of normalized relations between China and Japan. Despite the strong…

Shinzo Abe funeral
Japan to hold state funeral for Shinzo Abe

The state funeral for former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will be held in Tokyo…

2022 Tourism Expo Japan
2022 Tourism Expo Japan to conclude

The 2022 Tourism Expo Japan will conclude today. The four-day expo, themed “Restart: Taking on…

US President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida
Biden and Kishida to meet during UN General Assembly

A tentative summit planned to take place between Japanese PM Fumio Kishida and US President…

8th Tokyo International Conference on African Development to begin

Today marks the start of the 8th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD). Launched…

Shinzo Abe funeral
Funeral for Shinzo Abe to be held in Tokyo

The funeral of former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will commence in Tokyo today, days…