The Japan News (Japan)

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - By capturing an overwhelming share of the market, the plan to merge Yahoo Japan operator Z Holdings Corp. and Line Corp. is aimed at strengthening their customer bases. 

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - It has been learned that a man arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a woman figured out where she lived from scenery reflected in her eyes in a photo she posted on social media.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - A merger is being negotiated with free messaging app provider Line Corp, said operator of Yahoo Japan, Z Holdings Corp. (ZHD).

​TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The main part of the Daijosai thanksgiving ceremony, began Thursday evening at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, following related ceremonies earlier on the same day.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The organising committee of the 2020 Tokyo Games is mulling a course for the Olympic marathon in Sapporo that loops around the center of the city.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Two top figures in the Liberal Democratic Party are making opposing moves in pursuit of the same goal - to become the “post-Abe” leader. 

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - In its midterm consolidated financial report for the half fiscal year ending in September, Nissan Motor Co. has reported a massive 85 per cent decline in operating profits.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - A set of halls built at the East Gardens of the Imperial Palace for the Daijosai thanksgiving ceremony, were unveiled to the press on Wednesday.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Amid a surge in foreign visitors, over-tourism is increasingly causing problems in the lives of local residents.

FUKUSHIMA (The Japan News/ANN) - A worker puts the finishing touches on a rat figure in a craft workshop in Nishi-Aizu, Fukushima Prefecture, ahead of the Year of the Rat in the Chinese zodiac in 2020.