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  1. Nintendo's massive profits were fuelled by a surge in demand for its Switch consul its popular

    Nintendo reports bumper US$1bn net profit in first quarter

    Nintendo on Thursday reported net profit surged to $1 billion in the first quarter, with players stuck at home during the coronavirus virus ...
  2. Boats tow the giant Olympic rings, which are being temporarily removed for maintenance, at the wate

    Olympic rings temporarily removed from Tokyo Bay

    The Olympic rings monument installed in Tokyo Bay for the 2020 Summer Games was temporarily removed for maintenance on Thursday and will return in ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike attends a joint news conference with Japan's Economy M

    COVID-19: Tokyo governor to call for restraint in travel during upcoming holidays

    Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike is expected to urge residents of the Japanese capital to stay home as much as possible over an upcoming major holiday ...
  4. The rings were towed away for maintenance

    Giant Olympic rings in Tokyo towed away for maintenance

    A giant set of Olympic rings installed off Tokyo's waterfront was towed away for inspections and maintenance Thursday after coronavirus forced the ...
  5. Japan on August 6 marks the 75th anniversary of the nuclear bomb attack on Hiroshima, with the

    Hiroshima marks 75 years since atomic bombing in scaled-back ceremony

    Bells tolled in Hiroshima on Thursday for the 75th anniversary of the world's first atomic bombing, with ceremonies downsized due to the novel ...
  6. Japan on August 6 marks the 75th anniversary of the nuclear bomb attack on Hiroshima, with the

    Japan marks 75th anniversary of Hiroshima atomic bomb

    Japan on Thursday marks 75 years since the world's first atomic bomb attack, with the coronavirus pandemic forcing a scaling back of ceremonies to ...
  7. Japan?s Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi (pictured March 2020) will meet British Foreign Secretary

    Japanese foreign minister in UK for post-Brexit trade talks

    Japan's foreign minister on Wednesday began a three-day trip to Britain in a bid to wrap up negotiations on a post-Brexit trade agreement.
  8. Japan gargling medicine sold out, Aug 5, 2020

    Gargling solution flies off Japan's shelves after governor touts anti-coronavirus effect

    Japanese drugstores were stripped bare of gargling solution by Wednesday, a day after the governor of the western prefecture of Osaka suggested it ...