JAPAN on Monday announced a much anticipated sales tax hike in 2019 to address the nation's huge public debt, despite warnings that it could hobble growth in the world's third-biggest...

JAPAN will announce on Monday a sales tax hike in 2019 after repeated delays, reports said on Sunday, in an effort to address the nation's huge public debt. ...

WHEN Honda Motor Co launched the latest version of its N-Box a year ago, it promoted features on the pint-sized car such as error-detecting pedals, automatic emergency braking and moveable seats,...

[TOKYO] Japan's Nikkei fell to its lowest close in two-weeks on Friday, tracking weakness on Wall Street as rising US Treasury yields have dimmed the allure of most stocks except financial ones...

JAPAN transferred excess renewable energy supplies between two of its electricity regions for the first time since a major shakeup of its power sector, the country's grid monitor told Reuters...

JAPANESE Prime Minister Shinzo Abe kept key ministers in their posts in a cabinet reshuffle on Tuesday, including finance, trade and foreign affairs, while appointing just one woman to the new lineup.

[TOKYO] Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was expected to keep key ministers in their posts in a cabinet reshuffle in Tuesday, including finance, foreign affairs and the economy minister who has...