Iranian weightlifter Rahman Ourameh has earned two bronze medals at the 2017 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Junior World Championships in Japan to put an end to the Islamic Republic’s medal drought at the prestigious international tournament.
The US and Japan conducted a major search operation Saturday to find seven missing American sailors after their destroyer collided with a much larger container ship, crushing the side of the military vessel.
Following the Wednesday terrorist attacks in Tehran, Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Minister for Foreign Affairs Fumio Kishida, on Thursday sent their condolence messages to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.
Wage growth returned to Japan in April, with a revision wiping out the contraction from the month prior and suggesting the outlook for lifting inflation may be less dire than previously thought — albeit still far from ideal.
Activity in Japan's services sector expanded at the fastest pace in almost two years in May, a private survey showed on Monday, further evidence that demand in the world's third-largest economy is picking up.
Japanese factory output rose 4.0 percent in April from the previous month, official figures showed on Wednesday, bolstering data indicating the world's third-largest economy is finally seeing moderate expansion.
There are few things studied as closely by the Chinese Communist party as how to avoid the fate of its Soviet counterpart. In an internal meeting after he assumed power in 2012, President Xi Jinping said no one in the Soviet Union had been 'man enough' to stand up to Mikhail Gorbachev and glasnost.