Business

The Mercedes-AMG A 45 4matic will be among the choices available to members.

Tokyo car-share club adds Mercedes to fleet

TOKYO -- A local company will hire out Mercedes-Benz models for rates as low as pocket change in a partnership the German automaker hopes will give young people uninterested in car ownership a taste of luxury driving.Car Sharing Japan, part of the Mi...

Mitsubishi Motors fuel efficiency scandal widens

Suzuki fuel economy data faces ministry's test

TOKYO -- Japan's transport ministry intends to assess the veracity of Suzuki Motor's repor...

Impact of the Kyushu earthquakes

Firms delay fiscal 2016 forecasts to factor in quakes

TOKYO -- Several Japanese companies have postponed the release of earnings forecasts for t...

Startups

Japan's WHILL takes the grand prize at Pioneers Asia

TOKYO WHILL has found a way. The Japanese electric wheelchair maker won the main competi...

Commodities

How a US trend could push up food prices in Japan

TOKYO -- A U.S. state is about to require that food items containing genetically modified ...

Equities

Asia stocks up as risk appetite recovers, pound under fresh pressure

SINGAPORE/TOKYO (Reuters) -- Asian stocks rose on Friday and European markets were expecte...