The SCMaglev has become one of the main attractions in the sleepy town of Yamanashi, just southwest of Tokyo.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence reassured Japan of American commitment to reining in North Korea's nuclear and missile ambitions on Tuesday, after warning that U.S. strikes in Syria and Afghanistan showed the strength of its resolve..
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence will meet with Japan's Deputy Prime Minister Taro Aso on Tuesday.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has arrived in South Korea a day after the North launched a missile that blew up almost immediately.
North Korea's vice foreign minister Han Song Ryol says the situation on the Korean Peninsula is now in a "vicious cycle," The Associated Press reports.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has warned that North Korea may be capable of firing a missile loaded with sarin nerve gas toward Japan.
Experts say it's time for the U.S. leader to let his past hostile comments about the Asian powerhouse fade with the Florida sunset.
The two leaders spoke by phone about North Korea's ballistic missile launch and other regional issues.
Chinese officials were initially hesitant when word came that Trump wanted to meet President Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago.
Trump appears to have set himself on a course for collision rather than conciliation with Xi.
From potential gift exchanges to awkward handshakes, Xi's handlers are expected to restrict public appearances to avoid potential snags.
The challenge when Xi visits is to convince an "America First" president the two countries can work together on infrastructure.
While Trump's economic policies remain uncertain, a bilateral agreement between Japan and the U.S. would be the most logical step.
After a month of allegations that implicated PM Abe in a crony capitalism scandal, the worst appears to be over.
Sheila Smith of the Council on Foreign Relations says political momentum might drive the conversation between Japanese and European leaders.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Sunday his government does not fear artificial intelligence technology.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged the EU to finally sign a free trade deal with Japan.
The dollar hit five-week lows against its peers on Friday, in the wake of the Federal Reserve's cautious message this week.
Sorely needed — and promised — spending on U.S. infrastructure could mean foreign companies take a slice of the pie.
China said North Korea must stop nuclear and missile tests and that the U.S. and South Korea must also stop joint military drills.