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  1. Plans to move Tsukiji, which opened in 1935, have been in the works for years

    Japan's Tsukiji fish market to stop tourist tuna viewings

  2. A stronger yen dragged down Japan's exports in July, according to official figures

    Japan's trade surplus with US slumps in July

  3. Shoppers browse products at Japanese discount retailer Don Quijote Holdings' store in Tokyo

    Japan's Don Quijote rides high on rule-breaking reputation

    Japanese discount retailer Don Quijote Holdings Co Ltd was once the industry's enfant terrible, overturning standard retail practices with its ...
  4. Tuna wholesalers have been forced to keep their pricey produce in cool trucks until moments before

    Fish fry: Japan heatwave threatens famed tuna auction

    Fishmongers at Tokyo's famed Tsukiji tuna auction are feeling the heat as the ageing market's air conditioners struggle to keep up with a heatwave ...
  5. The scandal at the Tokyo Medical University has shocked Japan

    Nationwide probe after Tokyo medical school excludes women

    Japan Friday launched an unprecedented probe into gender discrimination at all the nation's medical universities after a Tokyo medical school ...
  6. A potential trade war could cloud the outlook for the world's third-largest economy

    Back to black: Japan economy rebounds after first dip in 2 years

    Japan bounced back to growth following its first contraction in two years, official figures showed Friday, but fears of US trade wars clouded the ...
  7. A woman using an umbrella struggles against a heavy rain and wind as Typhoon Shanshan approaches Ja

    Tokyo unscathed as weakening typhoon brushes by, heads north

    Japan's capital of Tokyo was unscathed on Thursday after a weakening typhoon brushed by it and headed north, pounding the coastline with rain and ...
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    Swimming-Pan Pacs perfect prep for 2020, say Olympic hopefuls

  9. The sun sets at 7pm even in midsummer in Tokyo

    Tokyo Olympic chief pushes for daylight saving time

  10. Tokyo 2020 will be the first time the technology will be rolled out for all participants, say

    If the face fits: Tokyo 2020 to deploy facial recognition

    Hundreds of thousands of Tokyo 2020 athletes, staff and reporters will be scanned by cutting-edge facial recognition technology in an Olympic ...