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World 10 Feb 2014 | 10:15 AM

Eleven dead in Japan after worst snowfall in decades hits capital

TOKYO (Reuters) - Eleven people died, more than a thousand were injured and tens of thousands lost power when the worst snowstorm in decades hit Tokyo and areas around the Japanese capital before heading north to blanket the tsunami-hit Pacific coast.

Economy 27 Sep 2013 | 11:21 AM

Corporate Japan strives to beat power crunch

Automatic doors are blocked at offices, subway escalators are disabled and much of the headquarters of Japan's biggest utility sits in semi-darkness - all evidence of how a 2½-year power crunch has forced companies to re-think energy use.

Business 23 May 2013 | 10:37 AM

KLCI falls to low of 1,765, rattled by Japan, HK

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's FBM KLCI fell to a low of 1,765 in mid-afternoon trade on Thursday as investors were rattled by the plunge in Japan's markets and fall in Hong Kong.

World 14 Mar 2013 | 12:00 AM

Japan pays for tsunami cleanup on Canadian coast

OTTAWA - Japan provided $1 million on Wednesday to help clean up debris from the March 2011 tsunami that has washed up along Canada's shores.

World 25 Jan 2013 | 12:00 AM

Japan's Algeria survivors, dead arrive in Tokyo

TOKYO: A plane carrying seven survivors of the Algerian hostage crisis, along with nine of the country's ten dead, arrived back in a shell-shocked Japan Friday.

World 07 Dec 2012 | 12:00 AM

Tsunami alert after 7.3-magnitude quake rocks Japan

TOKYO: A tsunami alert was issued for Japan's northeast coast Friday after a powerful 7.3-magnitude undersea earthquake struck, setting buildings in Tokyo swaying violently.

Nation 07 Dec 2012 | 12:00 AM

Japan's north-east coast on alert after 7.3 quake; no Pacific-wide tsunami generated

HONG KONG: A powerful 7.3 earthquake that struck off Japan's northeastern coast Friday did not generate a Pacific-wide tsunami, a US early warning agency said.

Business 29 May 2012 | 12:00 AM

Guocoland to invest RM12.5b in eco-city

PETALING JAYA: Hong Leong Group’s property arm Guocoland (M) Bhd will invest RM12.5bil under the Greater Kuala Lumpur National Key Economic Area for the development of a 4,000-acre eco-city in Sepang.

Lifestyle 14 May 2012 | 12:00 AM

A new eco-conscious expo in South Korea

South Korea’s new international expo offers a glimpse into the high-tech future of the world’s marine resources.