N. Korean pingpong squad gets nod to compete in championships in Japan
Putting politics aside, the government will grant entry permits to members of the North Korean national table tennis team so it can compete in the 2014 World Team Table Tennis...
S. Korea investigates capsized ferry crew, stowage as rescue hampered
MOKPO/JINDO, South Korea--A junior officer was steering a South Korean ferry when it capsized two days ago, investigators said on April 18, as rescuers battled strong tides and...
A robotics assembly plant operated by a Japanese company in China's Jiangsu province (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
Japanese investment in China posts 47% year-on-year drop in first...
BEIJING--China’s Commerce Ministry said direct investments by Japanese companies in the January-March period tumbled by 47.2 percent from the same period last year due to the strained relations between the two nations.
Beijing invites Tokyo governor for first time in 18 years
China's growth slows to 24-year low of 7.4 percent
Confidant of Xi met with Abe in Tokyo to smooth bilateral relations
Junichi Ihara, director-general of the Foreign Ministry's Asian and Oceanian Affairs Bureau, is swarmed by reporters in Seoul on April 16 after his meeting with Lee Sang-deok, the director-general of the South Korean Foreign Ministry's Northeast Asian Affairs Bureau, to discuss the "comfort women" issue. (Akihiko Kaise)
'Comfort women' issue again open for discussion between Japan,...
SEOUL--Japan and South Korea moved to ease the deep chill in their relations by holding talks here April 16 on the "comfort women" issue and agreeing to another meeting on the subject in Tokyo in May.
N. Korean embassy complains to Britain after salon mocks leader's...
Fears rise for 287 still missing more than a day after ferry sinks ...
South Korea says 293 missing in ferry disaster
Vietnamese employees develop websites in Japanese at Evolable Asia in Ho Chi Minh City. (Akihiro Nishiyama)
Japanese companies set up IT businesses in Vietnam
HO CHI MINH CITY--As the Vietnamese government invests in information technology education, the country's rapidly growing pool of talent is attracting notice from Japanese website and smartphone app developers.
Forgiving Filipinos try to cash in on long-detested Japanese army...
Official says a sub will be deployed for first time to search for...
INSIGHT: Philippine, Vietnamese navies to unite against China over ...

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