Japan shares up by most in two weeks on trade truce hopes
The Nikkei index ended Monday up 0.78 per cent at 23,292.81 points.
Nikkei down, investors still wary over US-China trade
The benchmark Nikkei average dropped 0.5 per cent to 23,293.91 but were up 1.6 per cent for the month.
So much for the love of sports: 41% Indians would rather lose their job than miss a historic match
42% Indian sports fans may even choose to miss their honeymoon for a big event.
Japan's yen gains, yuan down on trade woes, Hong Kong strife
The Chinese yuan fell to a three-week low in onshore trade on concern.
China terminates anti-dumping duties on pyridine imports from India, Japan
China on Wednesday terminated its six-year long anti-dumping measures on pyridine imports from India and Japan after the domestic producers asked the government to withdraw the reinvestigations of the duties.
2,887 days: Abe becomes Japan's longest-serving premier
The 65-year-old is also the second-longest-serving leader of the Group of Seven major economies behind only German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who has been in office since 2005. Abe's grip on power remains firm as he passes the landmark, with his tenure likely to last until at least September 2021 and no clear successor yet on the horizon.
Japanese fast-food 'yakitori kebabs' get space thumbs-up; astronaut can now take cans to ISS
The approved yakitori will come in two flavours - soy sauce and yuzu kosho.
Just Herbs raises $1.5 million in pre-series A funding
The company said the funds will be infused towards portfolio and distribution expansion besides new customer acquisition.
When music met tech: Japan uses song co-created by AI to welcome Pope Francis
Producer-composer Inoue shares composing credit with 'Amadeus Code AI'.
Winter season treats: Discover the culinary & cultural delights in Japan, Falkland Islands
Wear a Kimono and have Tofu in Japan or meet the Penguins in Falkland Islands.
SoftBank to create $30 bln tech giant with Yahoo Japan, Line Corp merger
The deal, which would combine the providers of two of Japan's top QR code payment services, offers SoftBank access to 164 million Line users and their data in Japan and Southeast Asia as it expands into services outside its core wireless business. It also offers Line a deep-pocket patron who can offer its tech expertise, including potentially via the giant Vision Fund.
The voyage home: Japan's Hayabusa-2 probe to head for Earth
The mission took the fridge-sized probe some 300 million kilometres (186 million miles) from Earth, where it explored the asteroid Ryugu, whose name means "Dragon Palace" in Japanese -- a reference to a castle at the bottom of the ocean in an ancient fable. Hayabusa-2 will receive its orders to head for home on Wednesday, break free of the asteroid's gravity on November 18
Investors can wait for Sun to shine in Japan and China
Historically, strategy formulation and execution has been one of the key strengths of Sun Pharma.
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