The Japan News (Japan)

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Nissan Motor Co. is considering assigning two committee posts to its largest shareholder, Renault SA, under the new administration that will be organized after a shareholders meeting later this month, according to sources.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - A growing number of professional baseball and soccer stadiums are installing seating that draws on technology used in automobile seats, allowing spectators to sit in comfort for long periods.

​TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - A potential new star has emerged on the Japanese triathlon scene. Kenji Nener, born in Australia to a Japanese mother, is currently in the process of obtaining Japanese nationality.

NEW YORK (The Japan News/ANN) - The number of fathers who actually use childcare leave is very small in Japan according to a UNICEF report.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - A close aide of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido opeful that the Japanese government will increase its support for his side.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The Japan Coast Guard plans to establish one of the nation’s largest bases at Kagoshima Port, to support security operations.

​TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - An Airbus A350 arrived at Haneda Airport on Friday morning ahead of its introduction into the Japan Airlines fleet. 

KAMAKURA, Kanagawa (The Japan News/ANN) - Hydrangeas are seen in bloom at Hasedera temple in Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture.

MITANE, Akita (The Japan News/ANN) - A pair of workers on wooden boats pluck buds from junsai edible water plants at a pond in Mitane, Akita Prefecture, on Thursday.

TEHRAN (The Japan News/ANN) - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani confirmed that Iran and the United States should avoid a military clash and strive to ease growing tensions.