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Group of 20 finance projects give $77 billion a year to fossil fuels: watchdog The analysis showed that China, Japan, Canada and South Korea were the worst offenders. Posted: May 27, 2020 11:42 am by The Japan Times
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Restaurant group Skylark to end late-night services Skylark Holdings Co. said Tuesday that it will stop offering late-night services at some 2,600 group restaurants, including those under the Gusto and Jonathan’s brands, … Posted: May 26, 2020 9:25 pm by The Japan Times
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Many firms continue to push teleworking after emergency state lifted Hitachi said it will ask its employees to work from home in principle through the end of June, except for such cases as infrastructure inspections. Posted: May 26, 2020 9:17 pm by The Japan Times
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Japan still world's top creditor at end of 2019 Japan remained the world’s largest creditor at the end of 2019, with the net balance of external assets held by its government, companies and individual investors hitting a record ¥364.53 trillion ($3.40 trillion), the Finance Ministry said Tuesday. (Japan Times) Posted: May 26, 2020 8:28 pm...
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Osaka izakaya woos virus-wary drinkers with face shields A Japanese-style izakaya pub in Osaka has started distributing free face shields for use by its customers, in the hope of regaining drinkers after the state of emergency, over the novel coronavirus, was lifted last week. (Japan Times) Posted: May 26, 2020 8:22 pm by News On...
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Pachinko parlors going bankrupt amid closures Pachinko parlors in Japan are struggling, with some going bankrupt, after the country declared a state of emergency in April and many establishments were asked to stay closed. (NHK) Posted: May 26, 2020 8:17 pm by News On Japan
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After Hana Kimura's death, Japan moves to unmask cyberbullies Japan’s ruling Liberal Democratic Party on Tuesday began discussions on new rules to stop online abuse after the death of Netflix star Hana Kimura, who had reportedly suffered from social media bullying. (Nikkei) Posted: May 26, 2020 8:15 pm by News On Japan
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Tokyo’s 'State of Emergency' is over but - Japan Travel Update PM Abe ended Japan’s State of Emergency but what does that mean? We’ll go over the news. (ONLY in JAPAN) Posted: May 26, 2020 8:12 pm by News On Japan
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