young sumo wrestler dies of coronavirus in japan Young sumo wrestler dies of coronavirus in Japan

16:01 | 13/05/2020

TOKYO: A 28-year-old sumo wrestler died in Japan on Wednesday (May 13) after contracting coronavirus and suffering multiple organ failure, becoming the ancient sport's first ...

ioc asks member countries about coronavirus impact IOC asks member countries about coronavirus impact

10:33 | 22/03/2020

The International Olympic Committee (IOC), under pressure to postpone this summer's Tokyo Games, is asking National Olympic Committees (NOCs) about the impact of the coronavirus ...

japan olympic committee official urges tokyo 2020 delay Japan Olympic Committee official urges Tokyo 2020 delay

11:44 | 21/03/2020

The Tokyo Olympics should be postponed, according to a senior member of the Japan Olympic Committee, adding her voice to a growing chorus calling for ...

two more flights with covid 19 cases announced Two more flights with COVID-19 cases announced

11:04 | 21/03/2020

The Ministry of Health announced on March 20 night that it has identified two more flights with passengers carrying the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2.

japan welcomes olympic flame as doubts swirl over games Japan welcomes Olympic flame as doubts swirl over Games

10:45 | 20/03/2020

The Olympic flame arrives in Japan on Friday (Mar 20), with what should have been a joyous celebration dramatically downscaled as doubts grow over whether ...

cancellation or postponement of olympics over coronavirus not mentioned at ioc meet bach Cancellation or postponement of Olympics over coronavirus 'not mentioned' at IOC meet: Bach

16:18 | 05/03/2020

International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach insisted that the nightmare scenario of either cancelling or postponing the Tokyo Olympics was not discussed at a key ...

tokyo disney parks closing for two weeks on covid 19 fears Tokyo Disney parks closing for two weeks on COVID-19 fears

09:25 | 29/02/2020

The operator of Tokyo's two Disney resorts, Disneyland and DisneySea, said Friday (Feb 28) the parks would be closed for around two weeks on fears ...

olympics will go ahead tokyo organisers slam virus rumours 'Olympics will go ahead': Tokyo organisers slam virus rumours

11:27 | 07/02/2020

Tokyo 2020 Olympics organisers said Thursday (Feb 6) the Games would "go ahead as planned", slamming misinformation over the new coronavirus for triggering panic.

asian markets rattled by fresh trade concerns Asian markets rattled by fresh trade concerns

09:49 | 04/12/2019

Asian markets slipped on Tuesday (Dec 3) as global trade uncertainty returned to the fore after the United States reimposed tariffs on Argentina and Brazil, ...

asian markets down on trade uncertainty unrest hits hong kong Asian markets down on trade uncertainty, unrest hits Hong Kong

10:13 | 12/11/2019

Asian markets turned lower on Monday (Nov 11) as another record close on Wall Street was overshadowed by uncertainty on the China-US trade talks, while ...

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