Japan Media

Japanese billionaire Maezawa will make childhood dream come true with space flight

Baikonur, Kazakhstan, December 7 (Reuters) – Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa said he could barely contain his excitement a day before soaring to the International Space Station as a prelude to a more ambitious trip around the moon with Elon Musk’s SpaceX scheduled for 2023. The 46-year-old fashion mogul and art …

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Tomoyuki Sugano refuses to step aside and stays with the Yomiuri giants

Right handed Tomoyuki Sugano has decided to pass on the international opt-out in his contract and will stay with the Yomiuri Giants for at least one more season. Sugano has told Yahoo Japan and other media that his goal is to help the Giants win a championship in 2022. Sugano …

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Opposition party targets expense allowances

One of the big winners in the October 31 lower house election was Osaka-based Nippon Ishin no Kai, who tripled the number of seats he holds in parliament, making him the second-largest opposition force. after the Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan. In interviews following the poll, Nippon leader Ishin Ichiro …

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Digital Edge Takes Five Facilities Across Japan For $ 230 Million

37m | Melanie Mingas Digital Edge has completed its largest acquisition to date, paying Itochu Techno-Solutions (CTC) $ 230 million for one of its five data centers in Japan. The deal adds 5,000 cabinets and 18.5 MW of capacity to Digital Edge’s presence in Japan and brings its total capacity …

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Japan, US commanders call for strengthened relationship

The commanders of the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force and the United States Navy stressed that the two countries will strengthen their ties to achieve a free and open Indo-Pacific, with friendly nations. Exercises involving the MSDF have been underway since November 21 in the waters around Japan. Warships from the …

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How a doctorate can lead to an international career in academia

Professor Hitoshi Nasu, obtained his doctorate in 2006 With bachelor’s and master’s degrees obtained in his home country of Japan, Professor Hitoshi Nasu had his future mapped out for him – staying in Japan and pursuing a career in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Despite the pressure to follow this …

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Additional border security measures to protect Australians from new ‘Omicron’ COVID-19 variant

Date published: November 27, 2021 Type of support: Press release Public: General public These actions are carried out on the basis of prevention and are considered proportionate to the risk and consistent with the actions envisaged by other countries. As of now, anyone who is not a citizen or permanent …

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Equity issue

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Oil prices retreat amid demand and supply pressures

A worker takes a sample of crude oil from an oil well operated by the Venezuelan state oil company PDVSA in Morichal, Venezuela, July 28, 2011. REUTERS / Carlos Garcia Rawlins Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register now Japan has announced it could release oil reserves …

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Chinese media: tennis player Peng to appear soon

The editor of a Chinese Communist Party-affiliated newspaper said tennis player Peng Shuai would reappear in public soon, amid growing questions over her apparent disappearance. Peng was reportedly not seen in public after a text posted on her social media account earlier this month said she had previously had an …

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