"Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman to Visit Japan"       "The Full Text of Japan's Emperor Akihito's Rare Video Speech to the Public"       "Japan’s Nuclear Regulator Approves ``Unsafe`` Mihama 3 Safety: Greenpeace"       "Japan to Extend Grant Aid of US$300,000 for Vaccination Campaigns in Syria"       "Japan Deplores Israel's Lawless Policies on Settlements"      

Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman to Visit Japan

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Mohammed bin Salman

Tokyo- (PanOrient News) Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Crown Prince and Minister of Defense of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will pay an Official Visit to Japan from Wednesday, August 31 to Saturday, September 3, 2016, the Foreign Ministry in Tokyo said.

During his stay in Japan, Mohammed bin Salam will have an Imperial Audience with the Emperor of Japan, A statement issued by the ministry said adding that Mr. Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, will hold a meeting with the p...

The Full Text of Japan's Emperor Akihito's Rare Video Speech to the Public

Monday, August 8, 2016

Emperor Akihito

Tokyo- (PanOrient News) Below is full text of the video message by Japan's 82-year-old Emperor Akihito issued to the Japanese nation today, Monday 8 August 2016. The speech came amid reports of his desire to abdicate due to his advanced age:

Message from His Majesty The Emperor

A major milestone year marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II has passed, and in two years we will be welcoming the 30th year of Heisei.

As I am now more than 80 years old and there are times ...

Japan’s Nuclear Regulator Approves ``Unsafe`` Mihama 3 Safety: Greenpeace

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Mihama Nuclear Power Plant across the bay

Tokyo- (PanOrient News) Japan' Nuclear Regulatory Authority today approved the safety assessment of the Mihama 3 reactor, despite admitting on the 20th of July that the agency is both understaffed for its safety assessment tasks and made public statements about seismic risks without understanding the facts, Greenpeace said.

These statements would be consistent with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) task force, the Integrated Regulatory Review Service (IRRS), assessment of the NRA ...

Japan to Extend Grant Aid of US$300,000 for Vaccination Campaigns in Syria

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Survived the bombing with her pet

Tokyo- (PanOrient News) The Japanese government will extend emergency grant aid of 3 hundred thousand US dollars through United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and World Health Organization (WHO) for multi-antigen vaccination campaigns in Syria.

A statement issued by the Foreign Ministry in Tokyo said this emergency grant aid is to provide support for nationwide multi-antigen vaccination campaigns in Syria, such as vaccination plan and coordination, the procurement of multi-antigen vaccine...

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