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Baseball, softball up for consideration for 2020 Tokyo Games

TOKYO - Baseball and softball remain on course...that had applied for inclusion in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The other sports making the cut were...eight sports will next make presentations in Tokyo on Aug. 7-8, and organizers will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-22/baseball-softball-consid
Toyota, Nissan, Honda back hydrogen stations for fuel cells

TOKYO - Toyota, Nissan and Honda are working together...appeared together in a news conference in Tokyo Wednesday.The stations already get government...to make fuel cells a showcase for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.The concern about running out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-01/toyota-nissan-honda-back-h
Japan organizers believe 2020 Olympics will be 'sustainable'

TOKYO - Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics have promised the most innovative, impeccably run and...standards, including Masato Mizuno, the sports-goods magnate who led Tokyo's bid for the games, issued a formal call for faster action...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-04-07/japan-organizers-believe
More vehicles recalled for problem Takata air bag inflators

TOKYO - Toyota Motor Corp. and Nissan Motor Co. are expanding their recalls over...Toyota's Takata-related recalls have ballooned to 8.1 million vehicles.Tokyo-based Honda, which has recalled the most vehicles because of Takata air...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-13/more-vehicles-recalled-pro
Toyota zooms to record $18B profit on sales growth

TOKYO - Toyota zoomed to a record 2.17 trillion yen ($18.1 billion) profit for the fiscal year through March, up 19 percent from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-08/toyota-zooms-record-18b-pr
IOC approves new events for 2018 Winter Games

...still working on the program for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Under a new procedure, Japanese organizers can propose the...Beijing Games - are considered the favorites to be included in Tokyo because of their popularity in Japan. A final decision will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-08/ioc-approves-new-events-
Dine & Dish: Kawa Japanese has unique tapas

...Bloody Mary.My choice was the Savannah River Moon with sake, mago and lychee puree, while my husband, Sean, ordered the Tokyo Drift, with Absolut Vanilla, Malibu rum, midori, pineapple and lime."It's good, right?" I asked our waiter."I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-06-02/dine-dish-kawa-japane
Toyota signs on as global Olympic sponsor in landmark deal

TOKYO - The world's biggest automaker is driving...consecutive Olympics in Asia, including the 2020 Tokyo Games on Toyota's home turf.The International...Bach said after signing the agreement in Tokyo with Toyota president Akio Toyoda. "It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-03-13/toyota-signs-global-olym
Japan economy makes meek exit from recession

TOKYO - After stumbling out of recession last quarter, Japan's economy looks...expected," said Masamichi Adachi, an economist at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in Tokyo. "I'm surprised consumption was so timid. We had expected it to accelerate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-16/japan-economy-makes-meek-e
Toyota raises forecast after quarterly profit up on weak yen

TOKYO - Toyota Motor Corp., the world's No. 1 automaker, raised its earnings forecast Wednesday after third quarter profit jumped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-04/toyota-raises-forecast-aft