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07:16 am

Van ploughs through crowd in Barcelona, killing at least 13

07:06 am

Japan's imports jump in July on robust domestic demand

06:46 am

Top Japan, US officials reaffirm importance of extended deterrence

06:38 am

S&P 500 posts biggest decline in 3 months on Washington worries

06:35 am

Tepco poised to float 10-year bonds

06:23 am

North Korea tells UN chief nuclear program not up for negotiation

06:23 am

Moon backs South Korean forced laborers' fight for compensation

06:21 am

New US ambassador calls Japan alliance 'ironclad'

06:06 am

Stocks, US yields fall on US policy doubts, Barcelona attack

06:00 am

AI offers hope for Japan's empty-home epidemic

05:56 am

MassMutual to sell Hong Kong business for $1.68bn

05:35 am

Russian-North Korean company draws up war contingency plan

05:14 am

Sony releases AI development tool accessible to beginners

05:13 am

Toyota puts car sharing through its paces in Honolulu

05:06 am
Japan Market Pulse:

How long will small-cap stocks keep their lure?

05:06 am

Japan's foreign minister eyes November visit to Russia

05:05 am

Hyundai unveils fuel cell SUV with 580km range

04:26 am

Xi stresses cooperation in talks with US military chief

04:13 am

Iseki to expand Indonesian tractor plant to lift supply to US

04:08 am

Investors snub Tokyo stocks on lower earnings expectations

03:50 am

Japan pledges greater defense role in US alliance

03:34 am

Tencent's stratospheric growth nears turning point

03:18 am

Japan to step up defense spending amid Pyongyang threat

03:04 am

Seven & i unit seen with profit jump after clothing revamp

03:00 am

Human rights groups rip jail terms for Hong Kong activists

01:36 am

Indonesia's Tokopedia gets top investment from Alibaba

01:33 am

Alibaba shares jump as net profit doubles on online shopping fervor

01:30 am

Apple suppliers in Taiwan voice concerns following mass blackout

01:15 am

Hong Kong's China stock benchmark to include private companies

01:04 am

China Airlines sees second-half comeback after interim loss