Tag: Japan

2017 Suzuki Swift hybrid launched in Japan

The Japanese manufacturer, Suzuki, launched the hybrid version of the Swift in their home country. The new Swift made a debut in the Japanese market earlier this year with an all new Heartect platform. The hybrid version of the Swift is available in two variants –…

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 found emitting smoke at Japan airport

Tokyo: Japan`s Transport Ministry on Friday said that a Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphone belonging to a foreign passenger was found emitting smoke at Kansai International Airportearlier this week. However, there were no damages or injuries, the ministry confirmed. The smartphone started to emit smoke on Tuesday,…

Basketball: India lose to Japan 66-77, to play for 7th spot

Indian hoopsters lost their fifth place classification match against Japan 66-77 in the FIBA Asia Challenge Basketball Championship in Tehran on Saturday. India will now take on Taipei in the 7th place classification match. Japan led in first quarter by 22-14 but India had the better…

Mirrorless cars to become legal in Japan

Over the years we have seen numerous mirrorless concept cars but now it looks like it won’t be long before we start seeing production cars ditching conventional wing mirrors in many markets. Japan, for one, has recently become one of the first markets to allow vehicles…