TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan Exchange Group Inc (JPX) (8697.T), owner of Tokyo Stock Exchange, will start merger talks with smaller rival Tokyo Commodity Exchange Inc, the companies said on Tuesday, as Japan
Unnerved by public disputes and bullying claims, the World Anti-Doping Agency is urging critics of the decision to reinstate Russia to cease their distracting attacks. WADA director general Olivier Niggli
PARIS (Reuters) - The World Anti-Doping Agency is not fit for purpose and should be replaced, Britain’s double Olympic decathlon champion Daley Thompson has said following its decision last month to lift
Japan’s stunning cherry blossoms attract travellers from all over the world when they bloom in spring, but anyone who planned a trip there around now is in for an unexpected bonus. Extreme weather conditions,
Some of Japan's famed cherry blossoms, also known as sakura, have bloomed unexpectedly this autumn. The famous pink and white flowers are typically visible for about two weeks in the spring - a phenomenon
Every spring, cherry blossoms bloom in Japan, and it is an occasion for national celebration. Picnics, picture-taking, parties, and excursions to observe the trees in all their ephemeral glory abound.