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Tokyo Olympics Q&A: Will it go ahead? Which new sports have been added for Japan? ...

The Daily Mail 13 May 2021
Laura Kenny and Max Whitlock unveil Team GB's Tokyo kit on... No Olympics in LA, No Olympics in Tokyo.' ... The IOC and Tokyo 2020 organisers have issued a 'playbook' which outlines the rules ... The project is being supported by mobile phone operator NTT DOCOMO, the Japanese Government environmental Sanitation Center and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government.

Xi Jinping: China is ready to host the 2022 Olympics

Independent online (SA) 13 May 2021
Chinese President Xi Jinping said the Chinese side stands ready to coordinate with the IOC and support the holding of the Tokyo Olympics in a phone conversation with International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach on Friday ... (With input from Xinhua) .

Salesforce system glitch disrupts Japan's COVID vaccine rollout

Kyodo 12 May 2021
The Japan unit of the company apologized for the five-hour disruption in processing online reservations at the municipalities across eight prefectures, including Tokyo and Osaka ... Some of the affected municipalities also stopped taking reservations by phone to deal with the situation.

Marine Corps base in Japan offers Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to adolescents

Stars and Stripes 12 May 2021
TOKYO – A Marine Corps air station in western Japan announced Wednesday it would soon give COVID-19 vaccinations to adolescents as young as 12 years old ... Joshua Diddams, spokesman for MCAS Iwakuni, told Stars and Stripes by phone Wednesday ... The air base 26 miles southwest of Tokyo is monitoring three COVID-19 patients.

Toyota annual net profit jumps 10.3 percent

Taipei Times 12 May 2021
AFP, TOKYO ... A man looks at his mobile phone in a closed Toyota showroom in Tokyo yesterday ... “Toyota’s performance was outstanding, compared with its rivals,” Satoru Takada, auto analyst at Tokyo-based research and consulting firm TIW, said before the announcement ... .

SoftBank Boosts Size of Vision Fund 2 to $30 Billion

Barrons 12 May 2021
A woman walks past a SoftBank mobile phone store in Tokyo. is tripling the size of its Vision Fund 2, the company’s second giant venture-capital portfolio, to $30 billion from $10 billion, according to Navneet Govil, chief financial officer of SoftBank Investment Advisers ... SoftBank (ticker ... The fund has invested $6.2 billion to date ... .

Seniors trying to reserve vaccines grow frustrated by busy signals

Asahi News 11 May 2021
Many local governments around Japan began accepting vaccination reservations from senior citizens over the phone or internet on May 10 ... In nearby Higashi-Kurume also in western Tokyo, about 30 senior citizens who could not get through to the phone reservation system gathered at the city government building.

Suga opposes China's maritime actions in talks with Vietnam leader

The Jakarta Post 11 May 2021
Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga on Tuesday said Japan "strongly opposes" China's growing maritime assertiveness during phone talks with Vietnamese President Nguyen Xuan Phuc. Tokyo has serious concerns over "unilateral attempts to change the status quo in the East ...

Wrestler Jesse Porter eliminated from World Olympic Qualifier

Times Union 09 May 2021
He needed to reach the finals to clinch a berth at the Tokyo Games. “We had a plan going in, and I analyzed it after,” Porter said by phone.

Packed trains, drinking: Japanese impatient over virus steps

Caledonian Record 07 May 2021
TOKYO (AP) — Trains packed with commuters returning to work after a weeklong national holiday ... As the coronavirus spreads in Japan ahead of the Tokyo Olympics starting in 11 weeks, one of the world’s least vaccinated nations is showing signs of strain, both societal and political ... Why McCarthy is worried about testifying on Trump phone call.

China willing to support Tokyo Olympics, says President Xi

Straits Times 07 May 2021
... Tokyo Olympics, and strengthen vaccine cooperation with the IOC for the games.

SoftBank sues Rakuten, ex-worker over using leaked 5G technology info

Kyodo 06 May 2021
In the lawsuit with the Tokyo District Court, SoftBank Group Corp.'s mobile phone service subsidiary is seeking 1 billion yen ($9.1 million) as part of its alleged damages totaling about 100 billion yen, it said ... phone service operators in Japan amid intensifying competition.

Money Heist Season 5: Rio actor Miguel Herrán pens a note for Tokyo star Ursula Corbero, fans say they're 'crying'

Hindustan Times 01 May 2021
The filming of Money Heist is slowly nearing its end ... PUBLISHED ON MAY 01, 2021 03.47 PM IST ... The actor has now penned a sweet note addressed to Ursula Corbero, who plays his on-screen girlfriend Tokyo ... View this post on Instagram ... Tired of her life on the island, Tokyo takes off but hands over a phone to Rio so that the two could stay connected ... "Rio..

Why Instagram is broken for photographers – and how to fix it Instagram photography

TechRadar 01 May 2021
... of being a mobile app, just as camera phones were becoming popular ... Of course, we don’t have real teleporters, but using your phone you could essentially travel to the city where your friends live, or for me, it was Tokyo and Japan – I love Japan," he said.

Japan’s March factory output rebounds as car production jumps

Metro USA 30 Apr 2021
Separate data showed the jobless rate fell from the previous month in a sign of strength in employment conditions, while Tokyo consumer prices fell unexpectedly in April due to cuts in mobile phone fees by major carriers ... Government data on Friday also showed Tokyo’s core ...