SPORTS | F1 Cancels Azerbaijan, Singapore And Japan Races

LONDON – Formula One has already cancelled four other races, including the showcase Monaco Grand Prix in May, and published a revised and shortened provisional schedule due to start in Austria on July 5. ‘As a result of the ongoing challenges presented by COVID-19, we and our promoters in Azerbaijan, Singapore and Japan have taken … Continue reading SPORTS | F1 Cancels Azerbaijan, Singapore And Japan Races

NEWS ALERT | Earthquake Hits Off Coast Of Easter Japan, No Tsunami Warning

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.5 hit off the coast of eastern Japan on Monday but no tsunami warning was issued and there were no immediate reports of damage. The epicenter of the earthquake was off the coast of Ibraki prefecture,  north of Tokyo, and measured at a depth … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | Earthquake Hits Off Coast Of Easter Japan, No Tsunami Warning

CORONAVIRUS | Tokyo Records Most New Coronavirus Cases In A Day As Pressure For Lockdown Builds

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – Japan’s capital recorded more than 70 new coronavirus infections on Tuesday for its highest tally in a single day, as pressure mounted on the prime minister to order a lockdown. Japanese cases topped 2,000, and public broadcaster NHK said 78 cases in Tokyo took its tally of infections past 500. Media … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS | Tokyo Records Most New Coronavirus Cases In A Day As Pressure For Lockdown Builds

NEWS | Japan’s Prime Minister Calls For Schools To Reopen

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA - Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called for schools to reopen during a meeting with government officials on Covid-19 on Friday. Abe said ‘for the schools closed temporarily at the government request, I ask the ministry of education to draw up specific guidelines to resume the schools at the begging of … Continue reading NEWS | Japan’s Prime Minister Calls For Schools To Reopen

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Japan To Announce More Measures On March 10 To Counter Virus: PM Abe

LONDON – Japan will announce a second batch of measures around March 10 to prevent the spread of the coronavirus and mitigate its damage to the economy, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday. The government will take sufficient steps including helping small and medium – sized firms cope with any financial shortfalls by tapping … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Japan To Announce More Measures On March 10 To Counter Virus: PM Abe

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Japan Confirms First Case Of Person Being Reinfected With COVID-19

BUCHAREST  | ROMANIA – Japan has reported its first case of a person becoming reinfected with the coronavirus after appearing to have fully recovered. Officials in Osaka confirmed that a woman who works as a tour bus guide had tested positive for COVID-19 for the second time, further heightening concerns about the spread of the … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Japan Confirms First Case Of Person Being Reinfected With COVID-19

WORLD NEWS | Japan Seeks Interpol Wanted Notice For Garlos Ghosn’s Wife

PARIS | FRANCE - - Japanese authorities have requested the International Criminal Police Organizations (ICPO) for an Interpol wanted notice for the wife of former Nissan Motor boss Carole Ghosn, local media reported on Saturday. If the notice is issued for his wife, Carole, the couple’s travel chances outside of Lebanon may be restricted, Mainichi … Continue reading WORLD NEWS | Japan Seeks Interpol Wanted Notice For Garlos Ghosn’s Wife

BREAKING NEWS | Japanese Prime Minister Begins Arab Tour With Saudi Visit

BREAKING NEWS | Japanese Prime Minister Begins Arab Tour With Saudi Visit RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will arrive in Riyadh today as part of a trip to the Middle East to further enhance bilateral cooperation between Tokyo and the region. Abe is visiting Saudi Arabia and the UAE to … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Japanese Prime Minister Begins Arab Tour With Saudi Visit

KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA | HRH Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Condoles Emperor Of Japan On Victims Of Typhoon

RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, October 15, 2019 – His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense has sent a cable of condolences to Emperor Naruhito of Japan on the typhoon that struck Northern Japan resulting in deaths and missing persons. HRH Crown Prince Mohammed … Continue reading KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA | HRH Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Condoles Emperor Of Japan On Victims Of Typhoon