Eight-year prison term sought for president of failed Tokyo travel agency

Prosecutors are demanding eight years behind bars for the president of failed travel agency Tellmeclub, who is accused of defrauding two banks of about ¥550 million in loans by doctoring earnings data. While prosecutors claimed Monday that Chikako Yamada, 68, was “selfish and irresponsible in directing the whitewashing of the documents, knowing the company had…

China’s controversial love guru Ayawawa suspended on Weibo over ‘comfort women’ comments

A controversial love-advice blogger has been banned from China’s largest social network for saying Chinese “comfort women” possessed a “gender advantage” over men that boosted their chances of coming out of the second world war alive. Popular online relationship guru Yang Bingyang, better known as Ayawawa, had her account on Weibo, China\’s version of Twitter,…

China FM visits Japan for talks on N. Korea, local issues

TOKYO, Japan: Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi Sunday began a visit to Japan described as a significant action forward in enhancing wintry relations, as Tokyo attempts to remain involved in a flurry of international diplomacy over North Korea.Wang satisfied his Japanese counterpart Taro Kono in talks anticipated to touch on economic relations, territorial disagreements in…

Japan all set to comply with China on worldwide trade plan, Shinzo Abe says

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday expressed his objective to cooperate with Chinese President Xi Jinping\’s animal cross-border infrastructure advancement job while worrying the requirement for open financial activity across Asia. \”I believe Japan will have the ability to work together well with China, which has been putting forward its one belt, one roadway…

Did Shinzo Abe Tumble Down a Golf Bunker Throughout Round with Trump?

CLAIM A video shows Prime Minister Shinzo Abe rolling down a golf bunker. UNPROVEN RATINGUNPROVEN ORIGIN Another non-troversy emerged from President Trump\’s check out to Japan when a video surfaced purportedly showing Prime Minister Shinzo Abe taking a tumble down a golf bunker: Although this video was Feedback Sources Submitted Under: president trump +1 more…

Commentary: Is Shinzo Abe ready for his moment of truth?

SINGAPORE: When Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe launched a video message suggesting his desire to modify the country\’s constitution, it did not exactly come as a surprise to a lot of observers, both within Japan and outside.May 3 is commemorated as Constitution Memorial Day in Japan each year.While doing so, he likewise revealed a timeline,…

At Least One Pedestrian Killed in Times Square Accident [Breaking News]

owned in the wrong instructions before it jumped a curb.Current reports show that there has actually been at least one death. In addition, 19 other pedestrians were injured. It\’s unclear at this time precisely what triggered the driver to lose control, however authorities have actually already stated that this incident was not an act of…