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Japan’s Famed Tsukiji Fish Market Celebrates New Location
October 15, 2018

Japan’s Famed Tsukiji Fish Market Celebrates New Location

By Thisanka Siripala
After a two year political saga, the relocation of Tokyo’s Tsukiji fish market is finally complete.

How Japan Reacted to North Korea's Ballistic Missile Overflight of Its Territory
August 31, 2017

How Japan Reacted to North Korea's Ballistic Missile Overflight of Its Territory

By Mina Pollmann
Japan enters a new era of North Korean provocations with great unease.
Asia’s Pricey Cities
March 27, 2017

Asia’s Pricey Cities

By Anthony Fensom
Singapore, Hong Kong, and Tokyo are among the world's most expensive cities to live in, according to a recent report.

Japan Commissions New Attack Submarine
March 16, 2017

Japan Commissions New Attack Submarine

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The new super quiet diesel electric attack submarine was handed over to the Japanese navy this week.

Duterte: Settle South China Sea Dispute With a Little Help From Japan?
October 26, 2016

Duterte: Settle South China Sea Dispute With a Little Help From Japan?

By Ankit Panda
The Philippine president's talk of multilateralism over the South China Sea involving Japan will concern China.

United Kingdom and Japan Hold First-Ever Joint Fighter Exercise
October 25, 2016

United Kingdom and Japan Hold First-Ever Joint Fighter Exercise

By Franz-Stefan Gady
For the first time since the end of World War II, British fighter aircraft are ‘targeting’ Japanese warplanes.

What Yuriko Koike's Governorship Triumph in Tokyo Means for Japan
August 02, 2016

What Yuriko Koike's Governorship Triumph in Tokyo Means for Japan

By Ankit Panda
Yuriko Koike comes to the governorship of Tokyo with a complex political background.
Japan to Receive 4 New V-22 Osprey Aircraft
July 22, 2016

Japan to Receive 4 New V-22 Osprey Aircraft

By Franz-Stefan Gady
U.S. defense contractor Boeing has been awarded a $545 million contract for the delivery of 4 V-22 aircraft to Japan.

Did Japan Just Lose the Bid to Build Australia's New Subs?
April 21, 2016

Did Japan Just Lose the Bid to Build Australia's New Subs?

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The Australian government has allegedly ruled out Japan's sub bid, according to an Australian media report.

Japan’s Military to Get New Assault Amphibious Vehicles
April 12, 2016

Japan’s Military to Get New Assault Amphibious Vehicles

By Franz-Stefan Gady
BAE Systems has been awarded a contract to supply 30 Assault Amphibious Vehicles.

Gundam: Japan's Top Pop Culture Phenomenon
March 16, 2016

Gundam: Japan's Top Pop Culture Phenomenon

By William Ashbaugh
Think of Star Wars and Star Trek merged into one franchise to visualize the impact of Gundam on Japanese pop culture.
Japan Commissions New Stealth Attack Submarine
March 16, 2016

Japan Commissions New Stealth Attack Submarine

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The new diesel-electric attack submarine was handed over to the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force last week.

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