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Japan's NTT Docomo to exit Indian market - Nikkei

- Japan's NTT DoCoMo Inc will unload its 26 percent stake in its loss-making Indian mobile phone joint venture, Tata Teleservices Ltd, and withdraw from the country, the Nikkei newspaper reported.

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Obama reaffirms commitment to Japan on tour of Asia allies 10:16am BST

TOKYO - U.S. President Barack Obama assured ally Japan on Thursday that Washington was committed to its defence, including of tiny isles at the heart of a row with China, but denied he had drawn any new "red line" and urged peaceful dialogue over the islands. | Video

Japan Amari: U.S., Japan remain apart in trade deal 9:53am BST

TOKYO - Japanese Economy Minister Akira Amari said on Thursday that the United States and Japan made progress in trade talks but did not reach a final deal.

Japan Amari - U.S., Japan remain apart in trade deal 9:49am BST

TOKYO - Japanese Economy Minister Akira Amari said on Thursday that the United States and Japan made progress in trade talks but did not reach a final deal.

Japan's Tohoku to buy US Cameron LNG from M'bishi 9:05am BST

TOKYO, April 24 - Japanese utility Tohoku Electric Power Co said on Thursday it has signed a basic agreement to buy 300,000 tonnes per year of U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) for 16 years from 2022 from a unit of trading house Mitsubishi Corp.

Japan PM Abe and U.S. President Obama - what's in a name? 8:56am BST

TOKYO - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe may have hoped to demonstrate his personal ties with President Barack Obama during the U.S. leader's state visit to Tokyo - but if how they addressed each other in public was any gauge, the effort fell a little short.