The Japan News (Japan)

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Suzuki Motor Corp. has notified the transport ministry that it will recall about 2.02 million vehicles of 29 models following revelations of wrongdoing in vehicle inspections at factories.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga announced that U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump will make a state visit to Japan from May 25-28.

HIROSHIMA (The Japan News/ANN) - Bouldering, BMX feature at Hiroshima urban sports festival

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc. is seeking to hire foreign workers with the newly established “specific skills” residence status to conduct decommissioning work at its Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant, according to sources.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - This year’s 10-day Golden Week holiday presents a good opportunity for company workers to try their hand at side jobs. 

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - A purported Banksy artwork is being considered for exhibition at the Tokyo government building in Shinjuku Ward, Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike said during a lecture in the capital on Wednesday.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Six months have passed since the new Toyosu fish market opened in Koto Ward, Tokyo. While it is gaining a certain degree of popularity among tourists, the market’s seafood sales are lower than before its relocation from the famed Tsukiji market. 

ISE, Japan (The Japan News/ANN) - The Emperor formally reports his April 30 abdication at the Geku outer shrine at Ise Jingu in Ise, Mie Prefecture, on Thursday.

PARIS (The Japan News/ANN) - Japan’s economy ministry held discussions with the French government and tried to independently create a framework in which the Japanese government could be involved in blocking a plan to merge Nissan Motor Co. and Renault SA, according to in-house Nissan emails obtained by the Japan news.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The United States has proposed disclosing some of the top-secret details of its state-of-the-art F-35 stealth fighter jet to Japan to encourage joint development of an aircraft that will succeed the Air Self-Defence Force’s F-2 fighter, the Japan News has learned.