Aug. 02, 2015

Tokyo Olympics Panel Chief Apologizes at IOC Meeting

Kuala Lumpur, Aug. 1 (Jiji Press)--Yoshiro Mori, chief of the Tokyo Olympics organizing panel, apologized at an International Olympic Committee general meeting in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday for Japan's decision to review the project for the main stadium for the 2020 event.

Mitsubishi Motors Announces All-New Pajero Sport in Thailand

Bangkok, Aug. 1 (Jiji Press)--Japan's Mitsubishi Motors Corp. <7211> announced a fully remodeled Pajero Sport midsize sport-utility vehicle in Bangkok on Saturday for its first launch in Thailand from October.

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JOC Calls on Govt to Complete New National Stadium by around December 2019
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NSA Has Spied on Cabinet Office, BOJ, MOF, 32 Other Targets in Japan: WikiLeaks