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Trump denies new tariffs on Japan autos “at this moment”

August 27, 2019

Washington, Aug. 26 (Jiji Press)–U.S. President Donald Trump, visiting France for a Group of Seven summit, said Monday he is “not at this moment” considering imposing additional automotive tariffs envisioned for national security reasons on imports from Japan. The comment

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The ‘Jurassic Plastic’

August 27, 2019

Visitors look at an installation art made of discarded plastic toys at the ‘Jurassic Plastic’ exhibition at ChangChui Creative Park, the Aircraft Flea Market in Bangkok, Thailand, 26 August 2019.The ‘Jurassic Plastic’ art exhibition by Japanese artist Hiroshi Fuji, displays

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G7 Summit

August 27, 2019

Brazil’s indigenous chief Raoni Metuktire of the Kayapo people looks on upon his arrival to give a press conference in Bidart, south-west France on August 26, 2019, as the annual G7 Summit, attended by the leaders of the world’s seven

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China-Japan diplomacy

August 26, 2019

China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi (C) poses for a group photo with Seiko Noda (3rd L) and other members of the Japan-China Parliamentary Friendship Association, during their visit to the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing on August 26, 2019. (Photo

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G7 Summit: Surfers and surf students

August 26, 2019

Chile’s First Lady Cecilia Morel (L), French President’s wife Brigitte Macron (2nd L), President of the World Bank Group’s wife Adele Malpass, Australia’s Prime Minister’s wife Jenny Morrison (3rd L), Japan’s Prime Minister’s wife Akie Abe (3rd R), European Council

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G7 Summit: Leaders and guests

August 26, 2019

Dignitaries pose for the family photo during the G7 summit at Casino in Biarritz, France, 25 August 2019.The G7 Summit runs from 24 to 26 August in Biarritz.EPA / IAN LANGSDON Jiji Press

G7 Summit: Mr. and Mrs. Abe with Mr. and Mrs. Macron

August 26, 2019

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, second left, and first lady Akie Abe, left, are welcomed by French President Emmanuel Macron, second right, and first lady Brigitte Macron, right, before a dinner session in Biarritz, France, Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019. The

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Tokyo Games seen offering biz chances to sports tech startups

August 26, 2019

Silicon Valley–Attention is being paid to “sports tech” startups that use information technologies in providing new ways of watching sporting events and advising athletes on methods of training. In Japan, moves to introduce such sports-linked IT have been gaining pace,

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