Tokyo

Type: City
Name: Tokyo
Country: Japan
Latitude: 35.669998
Longitude: 139.770004
population: 8,336,611
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 45 mins ago - 7 reports

Ex-Japanese prime minister Mori meets with South Korea's Park

SEOUL -- Acting as a goodwill envoy, former Japanese Prime Minister Yoshiro Mori met with South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Friday to deliver a personal message from Japan's current leader calling for top-level talks.According to South Korea's presidential ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - 1 hour ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 5 reports

Nikkei marks highest close in nearly 7 years

Jiji Press Stocks advanced sharply on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Friday on the heels of higher U.S. equities and the yen’s rapid falls, pushing up the benchmark Nikkei index to its highest closing level in nearly seven years.The 225-issue Nikkei average ... [Published The Japan News - 6 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 3 reports

iPhone 6 Global Launch Pictures: Yes, Tokyo Is Adorable

The iPhone 6: we've gawped , and guffawed , but fact is this is a beautiful phone -- and lots of people want one.So aside from the few early adopters who managed to buy one and immediately drop it , the launch has gone off without a hitch so far.From ... [Published Huffington Post UK - 13 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 11 reports

Opportunists cash in on delayed iPhone launch in China

By Theodora D'cruz and Yuya ShinoSINGAPORE/TOKYO (Reuters) - Lured by the promise of profit from smuggling the new iPhones into China, opportunists joined the thousands of Apple Inc fans lining up to buy the devices as they were launched on Friday across ... [Published Bayou Buzz - 8 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 7 reports

Dollar, pound surge in Asia after Scotland vote

TOKYO: The pound rallied against major currencies Friday as Scotland rejected independence from the United Kingdom, while the dollar closed in on the 110 yen level for the first time in more than six years.Sterling jumped to a two-year euro high in morning ... [Published thestar.com.my - 11 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 5 reports

Japan has postponed anti-sanctions

Japan decided to wait with the introduction of fresh anti-punishment. The government decided to look at the further decision of the Russian Federation and how to develop the Ukrainian crisis.The government of Japan intends to take the final decision on ... [Published RIN.ru - 10 hours ago]
Entities: Japan, Russia, Tokyo
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 5 reports

Nikkei ends at 6-year-and-10-month high on dollar's rise to 109 yen

TOKYO (Kyodo) -- Tokyo stocks advanced Friday, with the Nikkei stock index ending at a nearly seven-year high, as the U.S. dollar's strength in the lower 109 yen zone lifted investor sentiment.The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average ended up 253.60 points, ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 11 reports

Dollar trades in upper 108 yen range in early Tokyo deals

The U.S. dollar changed hands at the upper 108 yen level early Friday in Tokyo.At 9 a.m. local time, the dollar was quoted at 108.80-81 yen compared with 108.64-74 yen in New York and 108.54-55 yen in Tokyo at 5 p.m. local time Thursday.The euro fetched ... [Published China.org.cn - 19 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 6 reports

Land values on the rise in Japan's big 3 cities

TOKYO -- Land values in the three major cities of Japan are marking notable increases, bolstered by the mild economic recovery.The average market value of residential land in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya was up on the year for the first time in six years as ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - 23 hours ago]
Entities: Tokyo, Japan, Nagoya
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 5 reports

Tokyo shares jump higher by break on strong U.S. dollar

Tokyo shares ended the morning session higher Thursday on a strong U.S. dollar which changed hands at the mid-108 yen level, and therefore boosted exporter shares.The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average jumped 160.84 points, or 1. 01 percent, higher from Wednesday ... [Published China.org.cn - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 6 reports

Yen falls against dollar, Nikkei advances

The Japanese yen hit a 6-year low against the US dollar in Tokyo on Thursday amid expectations of a steady US economic recovery.The yen was trading above 108 yen to the dollar on Thursday morning for the first time in 6 years.Market sources say investors ... [Published NHK - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 5 reports

Seoul leans closer to Tokyo, but summit still out of reach

TOKYO -- South Korea's government is showing flexibility for talks with Japan -- as long as they are not between Park Geun-hye and Shinzo Abe.Park remains adamant about Japan apologizing for its wartime treatment of Korean "comfort women" before she sits ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Sep 17 2014]

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"If the ECB puts additional easing measures in place, the euro will weaken, but if it takes no further steps, the currency will stiffen" Karakama said. The Oct. 2 meeting of the ECB's Governing Council will hold the key, market observers say
"This is a response [to London's housing density], but I just spoke with a Japanese journalist who told me this needs to be in Tokyo, this would be a proper flat there. Maybe we should take this concept to Tokyo."
...Tom Daly, the Vice President of Infrastructure, notes that the organization is always evaluating potential new locations, and that "For Canada, the major metropolitan areas including Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver are well served from POPs in Seattle, Chicago, and New York with reasonable latency and connect times. Again, as traffic grows, we will consider investments into additional POPs as needed."
...Their commitment to quality and performance is something we value at Legacy," said Chris Kapsalis , GM, Legacy Marketing Partners. "We are grateful for the confidence Yokohama has shown in our ability to activate their inaugural year, and are excited to incorporate our golf experience into their event" Kapsalis added

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