The Japan News (Japan)

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - It is important to continue to tenaciously reduce burdens on users by promoting low communications charges.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Renault SA has shown its intention to approve a new administration system that Nissan Motor Co. plans to propose at its shareholders meeting.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The government plans to create a certification system for automobile devices that hinder sudden starts and acceleration when drivers mistake the accelerator for the brake.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - A team of National Museum of Nature and Science researchers and others plans to attempt to row a dugout canoe from Taiwan to Japan’s westernmost point.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) -  Yamagata Prefecture experienced an earthquake measuring up to upper 6 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7 on Tuesday night.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Rakuten Inc., an e-commerce company  and supermarket chain Seiyu GK announced that they will offer a delivery service using drones.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) -  The Private Lodging Business Law (also known as the minpaku law) allows travellers to stay in vacant rooms in houses for a fee.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The ticket designs for the Rugby World Cup, which will open on Sept. 20, were revealed Monday in Tokyo.

(The Japan News/ANN) - The former residence of Eiichi Shibusawa (1840-1931) — the “father of Japanese capitalism” and future occupant of the new ¥10,000 bill — is set to return to near its original location in Koto Ward, Tokyo.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The Finance Ministry on Tuesday announced that a poll will be conducted to select the design of ¥500 coins that are part of a fourth series of coins commemorating the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games.