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100,000 jobs in Japan open to Pinoys — Bello

Posted on Monday, 18 March 2019 12:42 AM | No Comments
Out of the 350,000 job opportunities that Japan will open to foreign nationals next month, 100,000 may likely be allotted to Filipino workers, the Department of Labor said on Sunday...

World’s smallest baby boy goes home from Japan hospital

Posted on Thursday, 28 February 2019 05:35 PM | No Comments
TOKYO, Japan – A baby boy weighing just 268 grams at birth was sent home after months in a Tokyo hospital, the smallest surviving male baby in the world, Keio...

Duterte wants to meet with PM Shinzo Abe anew

Posted on Monday, 11 February 2019 05:19 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte expressed willingness to meet with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo. The statement was made following Japanese Foreign Minister Taro...

PH bans pork imports from Japan due to ASF

Posted on Sunday, 10 February 2019 05:47 PM | No Comments
Agriculture Secretary Manny Piñol has ordered the immediate ban on the entry of pork and other pork products from Japan following reports that African swine fever has reached said coutry.

Japan donates 8 mobile drainage pumps to PH

Posted on Monday, 21 January 2019 01:47 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The government of Japan donated eight mobile drainage pumps and 17 power generation sets with tower lights to the Philippines as part of its commitment to help...

Japanese school girl set to be the world’s youngest Go player

Posted on Monday, 7 January 2019 01:55 PM | No Comments
 A Japanese school girl is set to become the world’s youngest professional Go player when she enters the board game’s rankings as a 10-year-old in April. In a news conference...

Japan to withdraw from International Whaling Commission

Posted on Wednesday, 26 December 2018 02:25 PM | No Comments
  Japan will withdraw from the International Whaling Commission (IWC) and resume commercial whaling from July, it announced on Wednesday (December 26), abandoning a decades-old campaign to persuade the commission...

Japan emperor thanks people, empress in last birthday message

Posted on Monday, 24 December 2018 10:34 AM | No Comments
    Emperor Akihito released his last birthday message, thanking the people of Japan and Empress Michiko for supporting him throughout his life on the throne, before he stepped out...

SoftBank alum unveils ‘affectionate’ companion robot in Japan

Posted on Wednesday, 19 December 2018 08:42 AM | No Comments
Japanese startup Groove X, founded by an alumni of SoftBank Group Corp’s robotics unit, unveiled its first creation on Tuesday (December 18), a companion robot designed to make users happy. The Lovot, a...

DFA: No Filipinos affected in Japan blast

Posted on Tuesday, 18 December 2018 11:04 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) confirmed on Tuesday (December 18) that there were no Filipinos affected by the recent blast at a restaurant in Toyohara District,...