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PH, Japan finalize details of P18-billion MRT3 rehab loan

Nov 07, 2018 - 2:35 PM

(3rd UPDATE) The signing of the P18-billion loan agreement will be done on Thursday, November 8

Photo from Embassy of Japan

Sumitomo 'closely considered' to handle MRT3 maintenance once again

Nov 29, 2017 - 11:11 AM

(UPDATED) The Philippine and Japanese governments are discussing an agreement for Official Development Assistance, which will be the basis of the selection of the MRT3 maintenance provider

WAITING. A scene at the Shaw Boulevard MRT station. File photo by JR Belardo/Rappler

Japan steel scandal grows as more carmakers hit

Oct 11, 2017 - 4:15 PM

The carmakers are assessing vehicles with products from Kobe Steel, which admitted falsifying data linked to the strength and quality of its products

An employee of Toyota Motor's subsidiary Toyota Motor Kyushu assembles a new 2-litre gasoline turbo engine '8AR-FTS' at the Kanda Plant in Kanda, Fukuoka Prefecture, on August 7, 2014. Toyota said on August 5 its net profit in the three months through June came in at a record USD 5.7 billion, with the rise largely thanks to cost-cutting and a weak yen. AFP PHOTO / Toru YAMANAKA / AFP PHOTO / TORU YAMANAKA

Malaysia confirms Thailand debris not from MH370

Jan 26, 2016 - 2:53 PM

The announcement appears to end speculation about a link to the doomed aircraft

NOT FROM MH370. A Thai Royal Air Force officer inspects a piece of suspected airplane wreckage at a beach in Pak Phanang district, Nakhon Si Thammarat province, southern Thailand, January 24, 2016. Stringer/EPA

Japan launches new satellite to survey disasters

May 24, 2014 - 3:32 PM

The satellite will collect data related to deformation of the Earth s crust but also the impact of floods and landslides

JAPAN, Tanegashima : Japan's H-IIA rocket lifts off from the space centre on the southern island of Tanegashima on May 24, 2014. Japan successfully launched a new mapping satellite on May 24 that will be used to survey damage from natural disasters and changes affecting rainforests. Jiji Press JAPAN OUT/AFP