The Japanese side lauded the GAFI's role in providing all facilitation for Japanese companies working in the country, in addition to its efforts to attract more Japanese investments.
Japanese Ambassador in Cairo: Grand Egyptian Museum is the largest cultural cooperation for Japan in the world.
For decades, nuclear testing led to horrific human and environmental consequences, UN Secretary-General António Guterres says.
Some of Japan’s best-known artists are finding new avenues of expression in areas such as online communication and the environment, as the novel coronavirus outbreak sparks ideas.
Thailand’s emerging student pro-democracy movement has adopted a Japanese cartoon hamster, Hamtaro, as a creative way to get support from young people around the country.
The city is on its highest coronavirus alert level, with experts warning infections appear to be spreading rapidly and widely.
After trial on 50 Egyptian COVID-19 patients since April, Egypt is set to receive more doses of Avigan that accelerates recovery.
Around 140 students headed to an elementary school in Tottori Prefecture that had been closed since April 27.
The Presidential Advisor for Health Affairs said that there is no drug for the COVID-19, but Avigan helps patients recover fast.
Some workers voiced difficulty in following Abe's request due to the nature of their jobs.
Fujifilm Holdings Corp said it will start phase II clinical trials of its anti-flu drug Avigan for COVID-19 patients in the United States, according to the NY Times.
The figure topped the previous record of 189 marked Friday, bringing the total number of infections in the capital to about 1,900.
Fujifilm Holdings Corp said on Thursday it will start phase II clinical trials of its anti-flu drug Avigan for COVID-19 patients in the United States, according to the NY Times.
Japan plans to provide for free the anti-flu drug Avigan to 20 countries hoping to use it to treat coronavirus patients, Kyodo quoted Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi as saying Tuesday.
“At least we have a new goal and planning has started,” he said.
The Chinese government plans to officially recommend the drug's use for treatment, Japan's Jiji Press and other media reported.
The hours-long outage affected its online games but also its e-shop, which was offline for a shorter period.
Leading gymnasts including four-time Olympic gold medallist Biles, who is expected to be among the stars of Tokyo 2020, had been on the original entry list for the event.
Japan’s travel restrictions on South Koreans over the coronavirus epidemic have spurred cancellations of a string of K-pop concerts scheduled in Japan, threatening to hurt the Korean entertainment industry in its most lucrative market.
A British man has died after being infected with coronavirus while in quarantine in Japan on the Diamond Princess cruise ship, Sky News quoted the Japanese health ministry as saying.