Coronavirus: Japan prepares ferry to quarantine China returnees 

  Japan’s Ministry of Defense has prepared a 17,000 GT ferry to provide temporary accommodation for…

Coronavirus: Japan screens 3,700 passengers quarantined on cruise ship 

  Health screening began on Tuesday for some 3,700 passengers and crew aboard a cruise liner…

Japan dispatches warship to Middle East 

  A Japanese destroyer left for the Gulf of Oman on Sunday amid simmering Middle East…

Japan to send warship, aircraft to Middle East to protect vessels

  Japan will send a warship and patrol planes to protect Japanese ships in the Middle…

Japan demands release of fishermen detained by Russia

  Japan on Wednesday demanded the release of the crews of five fishing boats detained by…

Japan eyes Greek port  

  Japan has joined countries expressing interest in the privatization of northern Greek port Alexandropoulis, which…

Japan to send 270 sailors to Middle East to guard ships

Japan is working on a plan to send about 270 seamen to the Middle East to…

Liberian Registry opens office in Japan 

  The Liberian Registry has established an office in Imabari, Japan, as part of the ship…

NYK completes world’s first autonomous ship trial voyage from China to Japan

  Japan’s NYK has completed a trial on the world’s first autonomous ship, a 70,826-tonne pure…

Japan won’t join U.S.-led maritime coalition in Gulf

Japan will not join a U.S.-led security mission to protect merchant vessels passing through key Middle…

Buhari seeks Japan’s support to fight maritime piracy in GoG 

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Yokohama, Japan, sought the support of the Asian government…

Buhari seeks Japan’s support to fight maritime piracy

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Yokohama, Japan, sought the support of the Asian government…

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