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News from Japan, Tokyo, Osaka, including manufacturing and business news, earthquakes, tsunamis, and political news from the Asian region

Japan PM visits Kyiv as China pushes Ukraine peace plan

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida made a surprise visit Tuesday to Kyiv, stealing some of the attention from Asian rival President Xi Jinping of China, who met in Moscow with Russian President Vladimir Putin to promote Beijing's peace proposal for Ukraine that Western nations have already criticised.

The top 10 holiday destinations to visit in 2023

After years of lockdowns, border closures and travel restrictions, it seems we've almost completely returned to a pre-pandemic world. With international travel set to boom in 2023, here's a look at the best hotspots to visit.