Over 800 Domestic Flights Canceling Sunday

Over 800 domestic flights canceling Sunday

Airlines in Japan have canceled more than 800 domestic flights scheduled for Sunday.

All Nippon Airways has canceled 297 flights, including all departures and arrivals at Narita Airport, and most at Haneda Airport.

Many Railway Services Out On Sunday Morning

Many railway services out on Sunday morning

Railway operators in greater Tokyo will halt Shinkansen and most local train services on Sunday morning for safety checks in the wake of Typhoon Hagibis.

East Japan Railway, or JR East, says all of its local lines will be out of operation at least until around noon.

Most Railway Services Out On Sunday Morning

Most railway services out on Sunday morning

Railway operators in greater Tokyo will halt shinkansen and most local train services on Sunday morning for safety checks in the wake of Typhoon Hagibis.

East Japan Railway, or JR East, says all of its local lines will be out of operation at least until around noon.

Rail Service Down Sunday Morning For Safety Checks

Rail service down Sunday morning for safety checks

Railway operators in greater Tokyo will halt shinkansen and most local train services on Sunday morning for safety checks in the wake of Typhoon Hagibis.

East Japan Railway, or JR East, says all of its local lines will be out of operation at least until around noon.

Shinkansen Disruption May Continue Sunday

Shinkansen disruption may continue Sunday

Typhoon Hagibis disrupted Tokaido and Sanyo Shinkansen bullet train service throughout Saturday. And the disruption may continue on Sunday.

Service on the Tokaido Shinkansen was suspended all day Saturday.

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.

Over 200 Flights For Sunday Canceled Due To Storm

Over 200 flights for Sunday canceled due to storm

Airline companies operating in Japan have canceled more than 200 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, Oita, and Saga.

Empress Emerita To Undergo Surgery On Sunday

Empress Emerita to undergo surgery on Sunday

Japan's Imperial Household Agency says Empress Emerita Michiko will undergo surgery on Sunday to remove cancer from her breast.

A health checkup in July revealed a tumorous lump in the mammary gland of her left breast. The diagnosis was stage one cancer that does not appear to have spread.

Deal Will Be Announced At A Meeting Of President Trump And Prime Minister Abe On Sunday

Deal will be announced at a meeting of President Trump and Prime Minister Abe on Sunday

TOKYO — The United States and Japan have reached the broad framework of a trade agreement, with Washington maintaining tariffs on Japanese autos but Tokyo cutting tariffs on U.S. beef and pork, Japan's Nikkei business daily said on Saturday. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Economy Minister Toshimitsu Motegi reached the deal on Friday in Washington, and it will be announced at a meeting of President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe expected on Sunday on the sidelines of the Group of Seven summit in Biarritz, France, the newspaper said. The Nikkei did not cite any sources for its information. The report comes shortly after Motegi told reporters in Washington that he and Lighthizer had made "big progress" in their talks.

Trump To Play Golf, Watch Sumo On Sunday With Abe

Trump to play golf, watch sumo on Sunday with Abe

US President Donald Trump is scheduled to spend a full day with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday, ahead of their summit on Monday.

Trump arrived at a Tokyo airport on Saturday for his four-day visit to Japan. He is Japan's first state guest in the new Reiwa era. His previous visit to Japan as president was in November 2017.

Japan, China To Hold Economic Dialogue On Sunday

Japan, China to hold economic dialogue on Sunday

Japan will call on China to strengthen measures to protect intellectual property rights as the two countries hold a high-level economic dialogue in Beijing on Sunday.

Six Japanese cabinet ministers will attend the talks, including Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Economy and Trade Minister Hiroshige Seko, and Transport Minister Keiichi Ishii.

Kansai Airport To Close On Sunday

Kansai Airport to close on Sunday

The operator of Kansai International Airport in Osaka says it's closing the airport's 2 runways between 11 AM on Sunday and 6 AM on Monday due to an approaching typhoon.

The 19-hour closure is aimed at preventing passengers from being stuck at the airport.