BWF World Tour Finals: Fighting Prannoy loses to Naraoka in opening group game

HS Prannoy lost 11-21 21-9 17-21 to rising Japanese Kodai Naraoka in opening match of BWF World Tour Finals. It was his second defeat to the Japanese, having suffered a loss in Singapore Open in July. The World No. 12 Indian showed superb recovery after the opening game reversal and kept fighting in the decider.
#HSPrannoy #SportsNews #Japanese #BWFWorldTourFinals #News #Sports #Badminton


New Experimental Drug Promises Slow Memory Decline In Alzheimer’s Patients

Japanese drugmaker Eisai and their U.S. Partner Biogen had announced that the drug seemed to work. Lecanemab, a humanized IgG1 monoclonal antibody binds with high affinity to amyloid-beta soluble protofibrils. This is being tested on patients with early Alzheimer’s disease.
#Eisai #Japanese #Alzheimer #News #Health #Healthcare

3 days ago

The bond market remains a major focus point towards the end of the week

The USD/JPY is the currency pair encompassing the dollar of the United States of America (symbol $, code USD), and the Japanese yen of Japan. The pair’s rate indicates how many Japanese yen are needed in order to purchase one US dollar. The JPY is highly regarded as a safe haven currency, with investors often increasing their exposure following periods of uncertainty.
#Forexlive #Japanese #UnitedStatesofAmerica #News #Business #Markets

6 days ago

Kei Nishikori set to return to tournament that kickstarted his career

Kei Nishikori has signed up to play at the Delray Beach Open in 2023. The 32-year-old Japanese won the tournament in 2008 as a qualifier. He will return to the tournament for the first time since 2014 when he retired in round-of-16.
#KeiNishikori #DelrayBeachOpen #Japanese #News #Sports #Tennis

6 days ago

Suzuki Motor sees Indian PV market at 7-8 mn by 2030, Maruti aims 50% share

Japanese parent of Maruti Suzuki India is bullish on India's passenger vehicle market. But it expects the market to end the decade lower than its earlier projection. India is SMC’s largest market by sales and contributed 55 per cent in its global sales. Rating agency Crisil has pencilled in 7-7.2 million units by 2030.
#MarutiSuzukiIndia #Japanese #Indian #India #News #Business #Markets

1 weeks ago

RRR Becomes Fastest Indian Film to Cross Rs 17 Cr Mark in Japan

RRR, SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus, which released in Japan on October 21 has surpassed Baahubali 2 to become the second highest-grossing Indian movie there. The Ram Charan and Jr NTR-starrer opened in 209 theatres and 31 Imax locations throughout 44 Japanese towns and prefectures. This has made it the fastest Indian movie to break the JPY300 million barrier.
#SSRajamouli #Indian #Baahubali2 #Japan #News #Entertainment #Movies

1 weeks ago

Martina Navratilova amused by the gesture of the Japan men's football team after their historic win against Germany at the 2022 FIFA World Cup

Tennis icon Martina Navratilova took to Twitter to express her amusement at how the Japanese men's football team left their locker room after winning their opening match of the FIFA World Cup against Germany. The Japanese left their changing room spotless after the match, with an image of the same doing the rounds on social media. Iga Swiatek took to social media to condemn the Polish Tennis Association president Miroslaw Skrzypczynski.
#MartinaNavratilova #Japanese #FIFAWorldCup #Germany #News #Sports #Football

1 weeks ago

Top Cryptocurrency Prices Today November 24: Bitcoin and Ether in green as crypto mcap increases

The global crypto market cap increased 1.97 percent to $837.27 billion, over the last day. The world's largest cryptocurrency, bitcoin, hovered around Rs 14.40 lakh, with a dominance of 38.30 percent. Japanese central bank will start testing a proof-of-concept digital yen early in 2019.
#Japanese #News #Business #Markets

2 weeks ago

Heart of Stone star Alia Bhatt on her international career: It's not just ticking Hollywood off my list

Alia Bhatt, 29, gave a candid interview to Marie Claire about her upcoming Hollywood debut, Heart of Stone. The actress said she would also do her first Japanese movie tomorrow if she knew how to speak the language. Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor welcomed their first child, a baby girl, on November 6.
#AliaBhatt #HeartofStone #HeartofStone #Japanese #Hollywood #News #ArtsEntertainment #CelebritiesEntertainmentNews

2 weeks ago

World Cup 2022: Germany vs Japan match preview

Germany face Japan in Qatar on Wednesday, November 23 at 4pm local time, 13:00 GMT. Thomas Muller could lead Germany to victory, but Japanese experience in the Bundesliga may help the side cause an upset. Japan are the highest-ranked Asian team at the tournament, and many of their youngsters are competing for national glory.
#ThomasMuller #FootballNews #WorldCup2022 #Japanese #Germany #News #Sports #Football

2 weeks ago

FIFA World Cup 2022: Japanese fans win hearts with their extraordinary act; clean stadium after opening match

Samurai Blue fans carried large garbage bags and cleaned the leftovers in the stands. The video of the same was first posted by Bahraini content creator Omar Al-Farooq on Instagram. The Japanese fans also picked up the flags left behind in the stadium. The act has won the hearts of many people on social media.
#OmarAlFarooq #FootballNews–IndiaTV #FIFAWorldCup202 #Japanese #News #Sports #Football

2 weeks ago

Japanese govt

There are growing concerns about supply due to a surge in global demand amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine. Japanese Industry State Minister Nakatani Shinichi said LNG usage could increase significantly if the winter is colder than expected. Electric power and gas companies are also planning to set up a system to supply each other with LNG in the event of an emergency this winter.
#NakataniShinichi #Japanese #Russia #News #Business #Economy

2 weeks ago

Dollar rebounds as China COVID worries spook markets

The U.S. Dollar advanced against most major currencies on Monday, recouping recent losses. Fresh COVID-19 curbs in China fuelled worries over the global economic outlook. The dollar rose 0.9% against the Japanese yen to 141.665 yen, on pace for its largest one-day gain since Oct. 14. Traders are worried that China could expand restrictions which could slowdown growth and threaten inflation.
#COVID #Japanese #China #News #Business #Economy

2 weeks ago

F2 Abu Dhabi: Iwasa beats Drugovich in finale, Sargeant set for F1

Japanese DAMS driver Iwasa won the Abu Dhabi Formula 2 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. He had taken pole position on Friday, beating team-mate Roy Nissany to the punch in the dying stages of the session. The DAMS junior held the lead into the opening laps of the race. Nissan was briefly overtaken by F2 champion Felipe Drugovich after the mandatory pit phase.
#Iwasa #DAMS #Japanese #AbuDhabiFormula2AbuDhabiGrandPrix #AbuDhabi #News #Sports #F1Racing

2 weeks ago

Japan’s inflation soars to 40-year high

Core consumer inflation, which excludes volatile fresh food prices, rose by 3.6 percent in October compared with the previous year. The Bank of Japan has defied the global trend of rising interest rates. The central bank’s loose policy has helped boost the profits of Japanese firms overseas by driving down the value of the yen.
#BankofJapan #Japanese #Japan #News #Business #Economy

2 weeks ago

'Japandi': Why Japanese-meets-Scandi design is taking over the internet - CNN Style

Google searches for the term 'Japandi' jumped dramatically in the winter of 2020, as people around the world redesigned their homes amid Covid-19 lockdowns. Laila Rietnergen, author of the new book Japandi Living, traces the aesthetic's roots to Danish naval lieutenant William Carstensen, who visited Japan as the country opened up after two centuries of self-isolation.
#LailaRietnergen #CNN #Japandi #Japanese #Japan #News #Technology #Internet

3 weeks ago

Japan’s economy unexpectedly shrinks as consumptions slows

Asia’s second-largest economy shrinks 0.3 percent after three straight quarters of growth. Japan has been grappling with a declining yen, which has exacerbated rising cost-of-living pressures for households and businesses. Japanese currency plunged to a 32-year low in October, hitting 151 yen to the US dollar.
#AlJazeera #Japanese #Japan #News #Business #Economy

3 weeks ago

Binotto reveals Ferrari fear as key reason why Sainz kept podium

Carlos Sainz was overtaken by teammate Charles Leclerc at the Brazilian Grand Prix. Yuki Tsunoda became a central figure in Ferrari's race when an FIA systems loophole was exposed during a late Safety Car period. The Japanese racer was left unable to unlap himself and was stranded among the top runners for the restart. F1 boss Mattia Binotto revealed that the team did not feel comfortable in swapping the places amid Ferrari's own fight with Mercedes.
#Binotto #Ferrari #SafetyCar #Japanese #News #Sports #F1Racing

3 weeks ago

Asian Equities Led Higher by China on Policy Moves: Markets Wrap

A 16-point plan to boost China’s real estate market and efforts to reduce the economic cost of the government's pandemic response saw Hong Kong and mainland stocks rally. The positive sentiment from China also filtered through to Australian iron ore miners and steel companies as their shares surged. A negative tone also held sway in the Japanese market, with the nation's benchmark stock indexes weighed down by a slump.
#Asian #Australian #China #News #Business #Markets

3 weeks ago

WATCH: Naomi Osaka reads her children's book to pet dog

Naomi Osaka shared a video of herself reading her children's book 'The Way Champs Play' to her pet dog Butta. The Japanese tennis star is currently ranked 42nd in the world. She announced the release of her book in October. A portion of the proceeds will go to her foundation which works to support young girls in sport.
#NaomiOsaka #TheWayChampsPlay #Japanese #News #Entertainment #Books

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