Sony Pulls Out Of Mwc 2020 Due To Coronavirus Risks

Sony pulls out of MWC 2020 due to coronavirus risks

Sony has officially pulled out of making an appearance at the MWC 2020 trade show, which is being held at the end of this month in Barcelona. Sony's exit follows a number of other manufacturers including LG, ZTE, Ericsson, Nvidia and Amazon, who will also not be attending due to the increasing health risks around coronavirus.

Nissan Becomes Latest Oem To Pause Production Due To Coronavirus

Nissan becomes latest OEM to pause production due to coronavirus

TOKYO — Nissan will temporarily halt production at its plant in Kyushu, southwestern Japan, due to the coronavirus, the Nikkei newspaper said on Monday, as the outbreak starts to strain the global supply chain.

Nissan, the first automaker to halt production at a plant in Japan because of the outbreak, was finding it increasingly difficult to procure parts from China, the Nikkei said.

Death Toll Nears 60 Due To Typhoon

Death toll nears 60 due to typhoon

Emergency crews across Japan are racing against time to rescue over a dozen people who are still missing after Typhoon Hagibis ravaged the nation over the weekend.

Authorities say the death toll stands at 58.

At Least 140 Landslides Reported Due To Typhoon

At least 140 landslides reported due to typhoon

Japan's land ministry says at least 140 landslides had been reported as of Monday afternoon in 19 prefectures due to Typhoon Hagibis.

There were 43 instances in Saitama Prefecture, 15 in Shizuoka Prefecture, and 12 in both Iwate and Niigata prefectures.

Death Toll Nears 60 Due To Typhoon Hagibis

Death toll nears 60 due to Typhoon Hagibis

Authorities in Japan say the death toll from Typhoon Hagibis now stands at 58. Meanwhile, emergency crews are racing to rescue over a dozen people who are still missing.

More than 200 were injured during the weekend storm. Officials say many areas received up to 40 percent of their yearly rainfall in only a day or two.

Two Rugby World Cup Games Canceled Due To Typhoon

Two Rugby World Cup games canceled due to typhoon

Organizers of the Rugby World Cup in Japan have announced that two pool-stage matches on Saturday will be canceled because of potential impact of a violent typhoon approaching Japan.

The event's organizing committee and the sport's governing body World Rugby announced the decision on Thursday.

Train Cancellations Possible Due To Typhoon

Train cancellations possible due to typhoon

Railway operators in the Greater Tokyo area are considering suspending some of their train services this weekend, as a large and violent typhoon is forecast to hit the area on Saturday and Sunday.

Typhoon Hagibis is currently over the Pacific far south of Japan, but the storm is expected to hit Japan's mainland over the weekend.

About 480 Flights Cancelled Due To Tropical Storm

About 480 flights cancelled due to tropical storm

Airline companies operating in Japan have canceled about 480 domestic flights scheduled for Sunday and Monday due to severe tropical storm Tapah.

The flights are mostly to and from the southwestern island of Kyushu, including airports in Fukuoka, Miyazaki, Nagasaki, Kagoshima, and Saga.

Over 400 Flights On Sunday Canceled Due To Storm

Over 400 flights on Sunday canceled due to storm

Airline companies operating in Japan have canceled more than 400 domestic flights scheduled for Sunday due to severe tropical storm Tapah.

The flights are mostly to and from the southwestern island of Kyushu, including airports in Fukuoka, Miyazaki, Nagasaki, Kagoshima, and Saga.

Over 300 Flights On Sunday Canceled Due To Storm

Over 300 flights on Sunday canceled due to storm

Airline companies operating in Japan have canceled more than 300 domestic flights scheduled for Sunday due to Typhoon Tapah.

The flights are mostly to and from the southwestern island of Kyushu, including airports in Fukuoka, Miyazaki, Nagasaki, Kagoshima, and Saga.