President: Azerbaijan’s renewable energy sources are of great importance to the world

Tokyo, 1 January, /AJMEDIA/ “There have been many significant developments in the energy sector this year. In mid-2022, the Memorandum on Strategic Partnership in the field of Energy was signed… Read more

Japan PM Kishida vows to play leading role in diplomacy in 2023

Tokyo, 1 January, /AJMEDIA/ Prime Minister Fumio Kishida pledged in his New Year’s address Sunday that Japan will play a leading role in diplomacy in 2023 as the host of… Read more

Japan to set up embassy in Kiribati, consular office in New Caledonia

Tokyo, 1 January, /AJMEDIA/ Japan will establish an embassy in Kiribati and a consular office in the French territory of New Caledonia on Jan 1, the Foreign Ministry said, in… Read more

North Korea fires ballistic missile toward Sea of Japan

Tokyo, 1 January, /AJMEDIA/ North Korea fired a ballistic missile toward the Sea of Japan on Sunday, the South Korean military said, a day after Pyongyang fired three short-range ballistic… Read more

AJMEDIA News Digest: Jan. 1, 2023

Tokyo, 1 January, /AJMEDIA/ N. Korea fires ballistic missile toward Sea of Japan SEOUL – North Korea fired a ballistic missile toward the Sea of Japan on Sunday, South Korea’s… Read more

Japan emperor wishes 2023 to be year of hope amid pandemic, war

Tokyo, 1 January, /AJMEDIA/ Japanese Emperor Naruhito wishes for a year where people will be able to lead their lives with hope after one marked by the novel coronavirus pandemic… Read more

Pain, few gains for investors as markets slumped in 2022

Tokyo, 1 January, /AJMEDIA/ Investors found few, if any, places to safely put their money in 2022, as central banks in the U.S. and around the globe raised interest rates… Read more

Asia rings in New Year

Tokyo, 1 January, /AJMEDIA/ Australia celebrated its first restriction-free New Year’s Eve after two years of COVID disruptions, as the world began bidding farewell to a year marked for many… Read more

Russian strikes intensify as Ukrainians return for holiday

Tokyo, 1 January, /AJMEDIA/ Multiple blasts rocked Kyiv and other areas of Ukraine on Saturday, killing at least one person and wounding 14 others, in a sign that the pace… Read more

New Year greeted with salute in Azerbaijan’s Shusha

Tokyo, 1 January, /AJMEDIA/ On the occasion of the Day of Solidarity of World Azerbaijanis and the New Year, salute took place in the city of Shusha on the night… Read more