Tokyo stocks fall as tech stocks and Nissan slide

Nikkei hits 1.5-month low amid worries over US-Saudi ties

20 November 2018 – Tokyo stocks dropped today as technology companies receded on weakness in their U.S. counterparts and Nissan Motor fell after its Chairman Carlos Ghosn was arrested...

Japan’s SoftBank unveils office cleaning robots

SoftBank Unveil Office Cleaning Robots

19 November 2018 – SoftBank Group Corp.’s robotics arm today unveiled a cleaning robot equipped with artificial intelligence, planning to start a rental service for offices and restaurants possibly...

Brazil ex-minister says Loss of Cuban doctors will hurt millions

Brazil ex-minister says Loss of Cuban doctors will hurt millions

16 November 2018 – Millions of Brazilians may be left without access to doctors due to the end of a program that brought Cuban physicians to rural and dangerous...

Japanese government to lift age restrictions on US beef

Japan Government To Lift Age Restrictions On US Beef

15 November 2018 – A research panel of Japan’s food safety commission said today that safety would be assured even after the removal of import restrictions on U.S. beef...

D-Day for May as draft Brexit deal prepared

D-Day For May As Draft Brexit Deal Prepared

14 November 2018 – British Prime Minister Theresa May will try to persuade her divided Cabinet today that they have a choice between backing a draft Brexit deal with the...

Gaza fires rockets into Israel after commando raid

Gaza Fires Rockets Into Israel After Commando Raid

13 November 2018 – More than 300 rockets and mortars were launched from Gaza into Israel last night following an Israeli commando raid the previous day that left eight dead...

Evil Netanyahu rushes back to Israel after Gaza violence

Zionist Israeli parliament passes contentious Jewish nation bill

12 November 2018 – Evil Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu rushed back to Israel today, hours after an Israeli army officer and seven Palestinians, including a local Hamas commander,...

Nikkei hits 1.5-month low amid worries over US-Saudi ties

Nikkei hits 1.5-month low amid worries over US-Saudi ties

19 October 2018 – The Nikkei index briefly fell to its lowest level in around a month and a half today amid concern over the worsening of relations between Washington...

Pompeo wants thorough Saudi probe on missing journalist

Pompeo wants thorough Saudi probe on missing journalist

17 October 2018 – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged Saudi leaders yesterday to conduct a “thorough” probe into the disappearance of U.S.-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi two weeks ago....

Investigators search Opel in diesel emissions probe

Investigators search Opel in diesel emissions probe

16 October 2018 – German prosecutors said yesterday that law enforcement officials have conducted searches at automaker Opel as part of an investigation into suspected manipulation of diesel emissions....