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Woman sues Tokyo medical schools over discrimination
Woman sues Tokyo medical schools over discrimination
A Japanese woman on Wednesday sued three Tokyo medical schools she says rejected her because of her gender and age, in a case her lawyer said was...
Trump’s ‘art of the deal’ costs US exporters and consumers
Trump’s ‘art of the deal’ costs US exporters and consumers
Not content with its trade war against China, United States President Donald Trump’s administration has also opened bilateral trade negotiations...
Crisis-hit Nissan issues fresh profit warning
Crisis-hit Nissan issues fresh profit warning
Nissan issued a profit warning on Wednesday, deepening the woes of the Japanese car giant as it seeks to recover from the shock of former boss...
Ghosn accuses Nissan execs of 'backstabbing' plot
Ghosn accuses Nissan execs of 'backstabbing' plot
Carlos Ghosn has accused "backstabbing" Nissan executives of a "conspiracy" to have him arrested over fears he planned to merge the Japanese firm...
Renault denounces Nissan over Ghosn investigation — report
Renault denounces Nissan over Ghosn investigation — report
Lawyers for French car maker Renault have criticised their Japanese alliance partner Nissan for its handling of an internal probe into the Carlos...
Japan stops journalist going to Yemen
Japan stops journalist going to Yemen
The Japanese government has ordered a veteran freelance journalist to surrender his passport to prevent him from going on a reporting trip to...
Ghosn re-arrested over fresh allegations
Ghosn re-arrested over fresh allegations
Japanese prosecutors re-arrested former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn over fresh allegations Friday, apparently dashing his hopes of being home for...
Star to fallen idol: The Japanese rise and fall of Carlos Ghosn
Star to fallen idol: The Japanese rise and fall of Carlos Ghosn
Carlos Ghosn's status as an outsider in Japan brought him huge success, as his maverick style blew a gale through a musty corporate world, but his...
Trade wars: Is Trump lining up Japan next?
Trade wars: Is Trump lining up Japan next?
While the US takes aim at China, Canada and Mexico over perceived trade imbalances, Japan has kept a low profile, hoping Prime Minister Shinzo...
Japan evacuates major airport after typhoon wreaks havoc
Japan evacuates major airport after typhoon wreaks havoc
A major airport that was cut off when a huge typhoon smashed through its sole access road was being evacuated on Wednesday, as Japan grappled with...
Three Japanese automakers admit false emissions data
Three Japanese automakers admit false emissions data
Japan's Suzuki Motor, Mazda and Yamaha have admitted using false emissions data for some vehicles, the transport ministry said on Thursday, in the...
Japan heatwave kills over a dozen, thousands rushed to hospital
Japan heatwave kills over a dozen, thousands rushed to hospital
Japan's severe heatwave killed at least 15 people and sent more than 12 000 to hospital in the first two weeks of July, official figures show as...

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