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Passers-by are reflected on the electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012.
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Nikkei loses 0.85% as investors eye earnings season
TOKYO, April 22 (Xinhua) -- Japan's Nikkei stock index closed 0. 85 percent lower Tuesday as the yen's rise and a lack of firm cues reversed early gains and sent investors to the sidelines ahead of... (photo: AP / Itsuo Inouye)
A woman walks by a screen displaying the Hong Kong stock index's movement at a stockbrokerage firm in Hong Kong Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011. Asian stocks slumped for a third day Wednesday, as fears intensified that Greece might reject an austerity plan and default on its massive debts. Hong Kong's Hang Seng dropped 177.24 to 19,192.72 in the mid day close. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
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Asian shares take cue from Wall Street
Tokyo - Asian shares were supported on Tuesday after Wall Street stocks extended gains into a fifth day, though investors continued to see tensions in Ukraine as a threat to risk appetite. Japan's... (photo: AP / Vincent Yu)
A Chinese man takes notes near a display charting stock prices at a securities company in Shanghai, China, Tuesday, Oct 28, 2008. Chinese stocks rebounded in afternoon trading Tuesday after falling to their lowest level in more than two years Monday. The rally followed surges in regional markets as governments around Asia pledged market-boosting measure  New Straits/Business Times 
Asia: Marts mixed in thin Easter holiday trade
HONG KONG: Asian markets were mostly lower in thin Easter holiday trade yesterday, with Japan's Nikkei giving up early gains despite a weaker yen as data showed the country's trade deficit quadrupled... (photo: AP)
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KONE Ecodisc Elevator in Fireman's Mode.Phase two mode can only be activated by a key switch located inside the elevator on the centralized control panel. This mode was created for firefighters so that they may rescue people from a burning building.  Deccan Chronicle 
World's fastest elevator in China!
Tokyo: Japan's Hitachi on Monday said it will provide the world's fastest elevators, which can clock speeds of up to 72 kilometres (45 miles) per hour, to a high-rise building in China. The lifts will... (photo: Creative Commons / Codename Cueball)
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In this Monday, Jan. 28, 2013 photo, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe delivers his policy speech during an opening session at the lower house of parliament in Tokyo. Abe told a television talk show Tuesday, Jan. 29 that Japan and the international community will need to impose "quite severe measures" against North Korea if it conducts a nuclear test. He said North Korea would not gain anything from such a provocation. China Daily
Abe's Yasukuni offering a slap in Obama's face
BEIJING - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday made a ritual offering to the controversial Yasukuni Shrine in yet another provocative move detrimental to regional... (photo: AP / Koji Sasahara)
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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe gives a statement to the media after a meeting with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, unseen, at the Istana in Singapore on Friday July 26, 2013. Belfast Telegraph
Japan PM sends offering to shrine
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has sent a religious offering to a Tokyo shrine that honours the dead, including executed war criminals. Mr Abe's offering at the... (photo: AP / Bryan van der Beek)
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President Barack Obama gestures during a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, June 29, 2011. South China Morning Post
Obama's quest to cement Asian ties
Barack Obama touches down in Japan on Wednesday to start an important week-long trip that will also take in three other countries: South Korea, Malaysia and the... (photo: AP / Charles Dharapak)
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President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington Sun Star
Asia seeks Obama's assurance in territorial spats
WASHINGTON -- As President Barack Obama travels through Asia this coming week, he will confront a region that's warily watching the crisis in Ukraine through the prism of... (photo: AP / Evan Vucci)
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rolled sushi The Japan News
‘Smiling Sushi Roll’ offers treat for the eyes
By Kumi Matsumaru / Japan News Staff Writer“You might find my sushi rolls surprising or funny, or you might even find them disgusting. That is all OK; my rolls are a form... (photo: Creative Commons / Sandstein)
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President Barack Obama gestures next to Vice President Joe Biden, as he speaks during a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House, in Washington, on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 New Straits/Business Times
Obama to ‘rebalance US to Asia’
BOLSTERING ALLIANCES: Presidential tour set to improve ties amid geopolitical tension in the region PRESIDENT Barack Obama will use an Asian tour beginning next... (photo: AP / Manuel Balce Ceneta)
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President Barack Obama waves as he walks across the South Lawn of the White House during his arrival on Marine One helicopter, early Thursday morning, Feb. 20, 2014, in Washington. Obama was returning from the seventh trilateral North American Leaders Summit in Toluca, Mexico. The Japan News
Obama will visit Meiji Jingu, museum during tour
By Takashi Imai / Yomiuri Shimbun Correspondent WASHINGTON—The White House said Friday that U.S. President Barack Obama will visit Meiji Jingu shrine during his stay in... (photo: AP / Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
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