The Japan News (Japan)

OSAKA (The Japan News/ANN) - Osaka prefectural police officers search a moat at Osaka Castle ahead of the G20 summit in Osaka.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Seven-Eleven Japan Co., the nation’s largest convenience store operator, will open 14 outlets next month in Okinawa Prefecture.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The Foreign Ministry will create a document in English to explain to immigration officials overseas Japanese passports having both maiden names and married names printed on them.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Crop damage due to global warming have spurred the development of heat-resistant rice varieties around the country. 

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - This is the third installment of a four-part series on the summit of the Group of 20 major economies in Osaka, where Japan proposed framework would be discussed to monitor plastic waste in oceans.

OSAKA (The Japan News/ANN) - Students who will serve as interpreters for foreign media at the upcoming G20 summit in Osaka attend a ceremony to launch the volunteer group at an Osaka prefectural government office.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - This is the second installment of a four-part series on the summit of the Group of 20 major economies in Osaka discussing international business.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The banking sector’s business environment has seen fundamental changes with a need for plan for Resona Holdings, Inc. to survive.

​ITOMAN, Okinawa (The Japan News/ANN) - A memorial ceremony was held on Sunday in the Peace Memorial Park to commemorate those who died in the Battle of Okinawa, Okinawa Prefecture.

​NARA (The Japan News/ANN), Japan - Plastic bags and a number of foreign objects have been found in the stomachs of deer in Nara Park.