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Malacañang welcomed the formal ascension to the throne of Emperor Naruhito, saying that it bodes well for the diplomatic ties between the Philippines and Japan. The Philippine Government is confident that this historic opportunity will bring new momentum to further strengthen the already excellent relationship between the Philippines and Japan, built on the legacy of friendship that future generations will continue to treasure and cultivate. The Philippines also shared its

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Global stocks barely moved as weak US retail sales data raised concerns about the health of the world’s largest economy and the possibility of the global recession on Thursday, while sterling was volatile as negotiations on a Brexit agreement persisted. Both Asia-Pacific’s broadest index of shares outside Japan and Japan’s Nikkei was slightly altered in early trade, while US stock futures lost 0.15%. The S&P 500 shed 0.20 percent the

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Rescues staff in Japan searched on Wednesday for the people they lost as the death toll of one of Japan’s strongest typhoons increased to 74. NHK said many residents were killed by floods, as many rivers rushed down their shoreline. Public radio NHK said that 12 people were missing and over 220 injured following a weekend in which Typhoon Hagibis hit the Japanese archipelago. 52 rivers flooded over the eastern

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Rescue workers in Japan worked around the clock on Tuesday in an increasingly desperate search for survivors of a strong weekend typhoon that killed almost 70 people and caused widespread destruction. On Saturday night, Hagibis crashed into Japan, unleashing powerful winds and intense rain that triggered landslides and burst their banks with hundreds of rivers. Local media placed the toll at nearly 70 on Tuesday afternoon, with around a dozen


Typhoon Hanna has worsened further as it moves to southern Ryukyu Islands in Japan, said Monday night state weather office PAGASA. Hanna was spotted at 10 p.m. at 510 kilometers north of Basco northeast, Batanes. It was packaging 155 km / h peak winds and 190 km / h gusts. At 20 km / h, Hanna moved northwest. Friday morning it is anticipated to leave the Philippine region of responsibility.


Russia’s Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday that it had called on the Japanese ambassador in Moscow to complain about what it said was Tokyo’s criticism bordering on an effort to interfere with Russia’s national affairs. Earlier this month, Tokyo called on Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to visit one of four islands that Japan and Russia claimed to be highly regrettable and encouraged Moscow to take positive measures to advance


Asian stocks pushed higher on Wednesday amid advances in the Sino-US trade saga, while the dollar reached double-month highs on the euro as investors wagered on a dovish result from the forthcoming policy conference of the European Central Bank. A Bloomberg study assisted the sentiment that US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer would travel to Shanghai next week for conferences with the Chinese office. Economic consultant to the White House Larry


The Asean+3 Macroeconomic and Research Office (Amro) has reduced its growth predictions for the Philippines in 2019 and 2020 to 6.3% and 6.5% respectively. This was included in the update published in Amro’s Asean+3 Regional Economic Outlook July. Amro expected a 6.4% development for the Philippines for 2019 and 6.6% for 2020 in its prior study. Amro ascribed the slower growth forecasts to the unanticipated slowdown in development in the

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China does not have the West Philippine Sea (WPS), said Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio. In a statement to President Rodrigo Duterte’s fourth State of the Nation Address Monday, the senior judge said China had seven characteristics in the Spratlys plus Scarborough Shoal. He added that China also confiscated Sandy Cay from the Philippines during the Duterte administration. But even when taken together, the region of these geological


MANILA – Japan’s famous Menya Kokoro has finally opened their first mazesoba shop in Philippines. The branch is located at the bustling and beautiful Uptown Mall in Taguig. The restaurant was first opened by Chef Takuma Ishikawa shop in 2013. And after just one year later, Menya Kokoro received the Best Mazesoba Award in Japan. Menya Kokoro has already expanded to other countries including Canada, Korea, Indonesia, Singapore. Now us