Seoul Seen Missing Deadline For Arbitration Panel

Seoul seen missing deadline for arbitration panel

South Korea will likely fail to meet the deadline for acting to establish an arbitration panel on the issue of wartime labor.

South Korea's Supreme Court ordered Japanese firms to pay damages to plaintiffs who say they were forced to work during World War Two. They have begun court procedures for selling off some of the firms' assets that have been seized.

One Missing In Kagoshima Mudslide

One missing in Kagoshima mudslide

Authorities in Kagoshima Prefecture, southwestern Japan, say one woman is missing after a home was destroyed by a mudslide in Soo City.

Neighbors reported the mudslide shortly before 7:00 a.m. on Thursday.

Record Number Of Dementia Sufferers Missing In '18

Record number of dementia sufferers missing in '18

A record number of people with dementia were listed as missing last year.

The National Police Agency says that 16,927 cases involving confirmed or suspected dementia sufferers were reported in 2018. That was up 1,064 from the previous year.

Govt. Raps University With Missing Intl. Students

Govt. raps university with missing intl. students

The Japanese government is taking action against a university for losing track of more than a thousand foreign students.

The government launched an inquiry into Tokyo University of Social Welfare after it came to light that many foreign students, including Vietnamese and Nepalese, were unaccounted for at a campus in Kita Ward, Tokyo. The school has four campuses across Japan.

Search For Missing Vessel Crew Continues

Search for missing vessel crew continues

The search will continue for missing crewmembers of a cargo vessel that sank off eastern Japan, after tapping sounds were heard from inside on Monday.

The Senshomaru, with a crew of five, collided with another freighter before dawn on Sunday in waters off Chiba Prefecture near Tokyo.

Iwaya: Recovered Pieces May Come From Missing Jet

Iwaya: Recovered pieces may come from missing jet

Japanese Defense Minister Takeshi Iwaya has revealed that officials may have found pieces of a missing Japanese Air Self-Defense Force F-35 fighter jet.

The advanced stealth combat aircraft, which was procured from the United States, went down in waters off Aomori Prefecture, northern Japan, on April 9. It and the pilot are still missing.

Research Vessel To Join Search For Missing F35 Jet

Research vessel to join search for missing F35 jet

Ocean research vessel Kaimei will join the search for a F-35 stealth fighter in northern Japan. The jet went down in waters off Aomori Prefecture on April 9.

Search operations for the pilot and most parts of the aircraft are running into difficulties as the ocean in the area is up to 1,500 meters deep.

Japan Sdf Searching For Missing Jet And Pilot

Japan SDF searching for missing jet and pilot

Japan's Self-Defense Force is continuing its search for a stealth fighter jet that crashed off northern Japan Tuesday evening.

The F35A from Misawa Air Base disappeared from the radar screen at around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Japan time.

Asdf Fighter Jet Goes Missing While Training

ASDF fighter jet goes missing while training

Japanese defense officials are searching for a fighter jet off the coast of Aomori Prefecture, northern Japan. They lost contact while it was on a training mission.

Japanese Defense Minister Takeshi Iwaya said, "At around 19:27 Tuesday, an F-35A from the Air Self-Defense Force Misawa air base lost radar contact 135 kilometers east of the coast during training."

Ministries Probe 700 Missing Foreign Students

Ministries probe 700 missing foreign students

Japan's government has investigated a university in Tokyo where hundreds of foreign students remain unaccounted for.

Officials from the education and justice ministries on Tuesday inspected the offices at Tokyo University and Graduate School of Social Welfare's campus in Kita ward.

Hundreds Of Foreigners Missing From Tokyo Univ.

Hundreds of foreigners missing from Tokyo univ.

A Tokyo-based university says about 700 of its foreign students quit or became unaccounted for in the current academic year.

The Tokyo University of Social Welfare says the students -- from Vietnam, Nepal and other countries -- have left or lost contact with the school since April last year.

Japanese Sdf Fighter Jet Missing

Japanese SDF fighter jet missing

Japanese Self-Defense Force officials say air traffic controllers have lost contact with an F2 fighter after it disappeared from radar early on Wednesday.

The aircraft was flying off the coast of Yamaguchi Prefecture, in western Japan.

Crew Of Missing Sdf Fighter Jet Rescued

Crew of missing SDF fighter jet rescued

Japan's Defense Ministry officials say two crew members of an F-2 fighter that went missing during a training flight have been rescued.

The two were pulled from the sea and Self Defense Force officials say both are conscious.

Groups Report On Searches For 2011 Tsunami Missing

Groups report on searches for 2011 tsunami missing

Volunteers have reported on their searches for people who remain missing after the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami that hit northeastern Japan.

About 20 people, including experts and families of the missing, attended a meeting on Sunday in Onagawa Town, Miyagi Prefecture.