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News Japan: South Korea, Japan welcome U.S. relisting North Korea as sponsor of terrorism

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-missiles/south-korea-japan-welcome-u-s-relisting-north-korea-as-sponsor-of-terrorism-idUSKBN1DL07I
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea and Japan on Tuesday welcomed U.S. President Donald Trump’s move to put North Korea back on a list of state sponsors of terrorism, saying it will ramp up pressure on the reclusive regime to get rid of its nuclear weapons.

News Japan: US military bars troops in Japan from drinking after fatal crash involving Marine police say had 3 times legal blood alcohol level

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/us-military-bans-alcohol-okinawa-marine-involved-deadly-crash-2017-11
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

A Navy corpsman protecting his face from dust blown by an MV-22 Osprey external lift at Landing Zone Bull in California in 2014. US Marine Corps The US military has barred troops in Japan from drinking alcohol or leaving their residences after a US Marine ...

News Japan: Japan Tobacco's new CEO lights up Imperial with M&A talk

News channel or source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/japan-tobacco-actively-pursue-m-111044302.html
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

TOKYO/LONDON (Reuters) - Japan Tobacco Inc (2914.T) sparked takeover speculation on Tuesday by naming a new chief executive who wants the world's third-largest international tobacco maker to do more overseas acquisitions to offset falling cigarette sales ...

News Japan: The problem with Japan isn’t warmongering. It’s a toothless military.

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/global-opinions/wp/2017/11/20/the-problem-with-japan-isnt-warmongering-its-a-toothless-military/
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

John Pomfret, a former Washington Post bureau chief in Beijing, is the author of “The Beautiful Country and the Middle Kingdom: America and China, 1776 to the Present.” This month, President Trump threatened China with the prospect of a remilitarized ...

News Japan: Japan woman claims to have dumped babies in concrete buckets

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/japan-woman-claims-dumped-babies-concrete-buckets-053715368.html
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

Tokyo (AFP) - A mother who dumped four of her babies in buckets filled with concrete that she then kept in her apartment for two decades was arrested in Japan on Tuesday. Mayumi Saito, 53, told investigators she had given birth to the infants between 1992 ...

News Japan: Japan’s small-caps invite scrutiny as liquidity taps turn off

News channel or source: https://www.ft.com/content/9ccc9c26-cdcc-11e7-9dbb-291a884dd8c6
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

Ihara Science is neither a well-known nor a widely followed stock but the Tokyo-based manufacturer stands out for stockpickers who advocate hunting for small companies that have pricing power. In the past 12 months shares in Ihara have almost doubled, and ...

News Japan: U.S. military bans troops in Japan from drinking alcohol after fatal Okinawa accident

News channel or source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2017/11/20/u-s-military-bans-troops-japan-drinking-alcohol/879984001/
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

The U.S. military has imposed an alcohol ban on all its troops in Japan after a U.S. Marine was involved in a fatal accident on the southern island of Okinawa that is suspected to have involved alcohol. The military also said its forces on Okinawa ...

News Japan: Japan Tobacco to actively pursue M&A opportunities -CEO designate

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2017/11/21/reuters-america-japan-tobacco-to-actively-pursue-ma-opportunities-ceo-designate.html
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

TOKYO, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Japan Tobacco Inc will seek acquisition opportunities overseas, said Masamichi Terabatake who is slated to become its CEO in January, to secure growth as the rise of vaping rivals snuffs out the company's cigarette sales at home.

News Japan: U.S. troops in Japan banned from drinking after fatal crash

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2017/11/20/u-s-troops-in-japan-banned-from-drinking-after-fatal-crash.html
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

U.S. military personnel in Okinawa have been restricted to base and banned from drinking alcohol after a Marine was arrested over a crash that killed a Japanese man. The incident could fuel opposition to the U.S. military presence on Okinawa, where about ...

News Japan: What is Nosai no Gi? Japan's Princess Mako prepares for traditional rite of betrothal to college boyfriend

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/what-nosai-no-gi-japans-princess-mako-prepares-traditional-rite-betrothal-college-boyfriend-1648226
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

Princess Mako (R), the eldest daughter of Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko, and her fiancee Kei Komuro (L), smile during a press conference to announce their engagement in September 2017. SHIZUO KAMBAYASHI/AFP/Getty Images Japan's Princess Mako made ...