MAINBOARD-LISTED Straits Trading Company is looking to acquire three freehold apartment buildings in Tokyo, Japan, for a total of 3.08 billion yen (S$39.5 million).

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks closed down more than two per cent on Friday, hit by worries about the US-China trade war and the yen's rise against the dollar.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks closed higher on Tuesday, propped up by investors buying on dips ahead of a central bank decision in the US.

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index gained two per cent on Friday, recouping some of the previous day's sharp losses triggered by the yen's appreciation.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks closed marginally higher on Friday in cautious trade ahead of closely watched US jobs data.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks fell Tuesday on a strong yen with all eyes on a highly anticipated US-China meeting at the Group of 20 summit later this week.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks closed lower on Thursday, taking a negative lead from Wall Street amid lingering worries over the US-China trade war, while concerns over Hong Kong protests also weighed on...

[TOKYO] Japanese stocks hit the skids on Monday as investors fretted about the rising risks to global and domestic growth from a potentially protracted and widening tariff war between the United...

[TOKYO] Tokyo shares edged up on Monday, as investors expressed relief over US President Donald Trump taking a softer stance towards Japan as the two countries attempt to resolve a thorny trade...

A NEW model of bullet train set to enter service ahead of the Tokyo Olympics hit a record speed of 360 kilometres per hour in a test run, operator JR Central said.