Body found on Japan's Fuji in mid-May identified as Alpine ski coach from Ukraine The last contact with him was on February 28.
14:50, 19 June 2020
This year's Olympic Games in Tokyo officially postponed over coronavirus The Olympics have been postponed indefinitely.
16:29, 24 March 2020
2020 Tokyo Olympics to be postponed due to coronavirus pandemic, IOC member says The Olympics would be the latest – and, by far, most significant – sporting event to be impacted by the coronavirus.
20:30, 23 March 2020
CNN: Canada and Australia will not send athletes to Tokyo Olympics The IOC executive board ruled out canceling the Games.
10:20, 23 March 2020
AP: Japan has 44 more cases of COVID-19 on quarantined ship In all, Japan has 247 confirmed cases of the new disease that apparently started in Wuhan, a city in central China, in December.
11:33, 13 February 2020
Two Ukrainians with coronavirus on cruise ship in satisfactory condition – MFA No new Ukrainian crew members aboard the Diamond Princess have tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
16:25, 12 February 2020
Another Ukrainian on board Diamond Princess gets infected with coronavirus – MFA The man is a crew member.
15:13, 10 February 2020
Ukraine's Embassy in Japan gives details about Ukrainian with coronavirus The man is said to have no visible signs of virus symptoms.
12:46, 10 February 2020
Japan's Rakuten to open R&D center in Kyiv The company owns a popular messenger app Viber.
12:20, 06 February 2020
Ukraine's Foreign Ministry: 25 Ukrainians on board ship placed in quarantine off Japan They are members of the crew.
23:29, 05 February 2020
Reuters: Passengers face two weeks on virus-hit cruise ship off Japan The passengers on Carnival's Diamond Princess will now spend another two weeks on the ship off Yokohama port near Tokyo.
20:55, 05 February 2020
Ukraine's fintech startups to be able to enter Japan Both countries' fintech associations have signed a memorandum.
12:53, 05 December 2019
SBU seizes Japanese artifacts smuggled into Ukraine (Photo) The batch is worth nearly USD300,000, the agency reports.
21:20, 02 December 2019
Reuters: Pope urges abolition of nuclear weapons at Japan's ground zeros More than 100,000 people died instantly in the twin attacks and about 400,000 others died in subsequent months, years and decades of radiation sickness or illnesses.
19:59, 24 November 2019
Ukraine voices protest to Japan over "DPR" team's participation in KWF World Cup in Tokyo (Photo) Athletes from 32 countries competed in the sports event.
15:54, 15 November 2019
Ukraine's drama film 'Atlantis' wins Special Jury Prize at TIFF 2019 The plot of the film describes the period when the war in Donbas is over.
14:33, 06 November 2019
Zelensky asks Japan to introduce visa-free travel for Ukraine The sides also discussed ways to encourage investment in Ukraine.
16:58, 23 October 2019
Zelensky says upgrading of Bortnychi sewage treatment plant to start from early 2020 The move will help prevent environmental pollution.
14:59, 23 October 2019
Zelensky becomes first Ukrainian president to attend new Japan Emperor's enthronement event (Photo, video) He is being accompanied by the First Lady.
13:56, 22 October 2019