2015 in Japan

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2015
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Japan

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See also: Other events of 2015
List of years in Japan

The following lists events that happened during 2015 in Japan .

Contents

Incumbents

Events

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

Culture

Arts and entertainment

Sports

Other

Deaths

January

February

March

April

June

July

September

October

See also

References

  1. "Honda Fined for Violations of Safety Law". The New York Times. The New York Times Company. 2015-01-08. Retrieved 2015-03-10.
  2. "Japan Cabinet OKs record military budget with eye on China". Associated Press. 14 January 2015. Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  3. "Australia-Japan FTA Enters Into Force". Asia Briefing. Asia Briefing Ltd. 2015-01-15. Retrieved 2015-03-10.
  4. "Abe meets Jordanian king, agrees to help counter Islamic State threats". The Japan Times. The Japan Times Ltd. 2015-01-18. Retrieved 2015-03-10.
  5. "Okada elected as head of struggling DPJ after runoff". Mainichi Japan. The Mainichi Newspapers. 2015-01-18. Retrieved 2015-03-10.
  6. "Islamic State threatens two Japanese captives in video". 20 January 2015. Retrieved 1 February 2015.
  7. "Japan PM Abe condemns hostage 'death' video". 25 January 2015. Retrieved 1 February 2015.
  8. "UPDATE 3-Japanese carrier Skymark files for bankruptcy, blames Airbus". Reuters. Thomson Reuters. 2015-01-28. Retrieved 2015-03-10.
  9. "Japanese H-IIA launches with IGS spy satellite". NASASpacdflight.com. NASASpaceflight. 2015-01-31. Retrieved 2015-03-10.
  10. "Top court finalizes death sentence over 2008 Akihabara murder rampage". The Japan Times. The Japan Times Ltd. 2015-02-19. Retrieved 2015-03-10.
  11. "Japanese Red Army member arrested upon return from U.S." The Japan Times. The Japan Times Ltd. 2015-02-20. Retrieved 2015-03-10.
  12. "Japan Agriculture Minister Nishikawa Resigns". The Wall Street Journal. The Wall Street Journal. 2015-02-23. Retrieved 2015-03-10.
  13. "Top court backs Kaiyukan on sex harassment suspensions". The Japan Times. The Japan Times Ltd. 2015-02-23. Retrieved 2015-03-10.
  14. "Prince William's Itinerary in Japan to Include Tohoku Visit". The Wall Street Journal. The Wall Street Journal. 2015-02-25. Retrieved 2015-03-10.
  15. "Rugby: Tsunami-ravaged Kamaishi among 12 cities named to host Rugby World Cup 2019 games". Mainichi Japan. The Mainichi Newspapers. 2015-03-03. Retrieved 2015-03-10.
  16. "'Huge' WWII Japanese battleship Musashi has been found, billionaire Paul Allen says". The Washington Post. The Washington Post. 2015-03-04. Retrieved 2015-03-10.
  17. "Supreme Court confirms lost bets on horse racing should be considered expenses". The Japan Times. The Japan Times Ltd. 2015-03-10. Retrieved 2015-03-10.
  18. "Japan's FamilyMart, UNY to merge in September 2016". Reuters. Thomson Reuters. 2015-03-10. Retrieved 2015-03-11.
  19. "Hatoyama visits Crimea, met by pro-Russian official". The Japan Times. The Japan Times Ltd. 2015-03-10. Retrieved 2015-03-10.
  20. "Honolulu man pleads guilty to killing wife in California". Honolulu Star Advertiser. staradvertiser.com. 2015-03-12. Retrieved 2015-03-13.
  21. "Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction" . Retrieved 29 November 2015.
  22. "Hokuriku Shinkansen service extends to Kanazawa Saturday". The Japan News. The Yomiuri Shimbun. 2015-03-13. Retrieved 2015-03-13.
  23. "Three Japanese women killed in Tunisia museum attack". The Japan Times. The Japan Times Ltd. 2015-03-19. Retrieved 2015-04-07.
  24. "Two Japanese feared dead in French Alps plane crash; voice recorder found". The Japan Times. The Japan Times Ltd. 2015-03-25. Retrieved 2015-04-07.
  25. "Donjon of famed Himeji Castle reopens to long lines after huge renovation". The Asahi Shimbun. The Asahi Shimbun Company. 2015-03-27. Archived from the original on 2015-04-03. Retrieved 2015-04-07.
  26. "24-hour terminal for low-cost carriers opens at Narita". The Asahi Shimbun. The Asahi Shimbun Company. 2015-04-08. Retrieved 2015-04-08.
  27. "Emperor Akihito Visits Former Pacific Island Battlegrounds". The Wall Street Journal. Dow Jones & Company, Inc. 2015-04-08. Retrieved 2015-04-08.
  28. "NIKKEI 20,000". Business Insider. Business Insider Inc. 2015-04-10. Retrieved 2015-04-10.
  29. "Opposition must step up its game". The Japan Times. The Japan Times Ltd. 2015-04-14. Retrieved 2015-04-15.
  30. "South Korea lifts travel ban on Sankei journalist in defamation trial". The Japan Times. 2015-04-14. Retrieved 2015-11-29.
  31. "South Korean committee to investigate President Park's 'blank seven hours'". Asahi Shinbun. 2015-11-25. Retrieved 2015-11-29.
  32. "In South Korea, journalists fear a government clampdown on the press". The Washington Post. 2014-12-11. Retrieved 2015-11-29.
  33. "Japan Court Halts Restart of Two Nuclear Reactors". The Wall Street Journal. Dow Jones & Company, Inc. 2015-04-14. Retrieved 2015-04-15.
  34. "Asiana Pilots Ordered More Training After 2nd Crash-Landing". Bloomberg. Bloomberg L.P. 2015-04-15. Retrieved 2015-04-16.
  35. "Japan's Abe Vows to Proceed with U.S. Base Relocation". The Wall Street Journal. Dow Jones & Company, Inc. 2015-04-17. Retrieved 2015-04-18.
  36. "Japan court rejects attempt to block Sendai reactor restart". BBC News. BBC. 2015-04-22. Retrieved 2015-04-23.
  37. "Drone Found at Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's Office". The Wall Street Journal. Dow Jones & Company, Inc. 2015-04-22. Retrieved 2015-04-23.
  38. "Man arrested for landing 'radioactive' drone on Japanese Prime Minister's roof". The Independent. 2015-04-25. Retrieved 2015-04-25.
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  45. "Sumo: Hakuho wins record 33rd championship". Mainichi Japan. Mainichi Newspapers. 2015-01-23. Retrieved 2015-03-11.
  46. "Japan 1-1 United Arab Emirates (AET - 4-5 pens): Cup holders crash out as Shinji Kagawa and Keisuke Honda miss spot kicks". The Daily Mail. Associated Newspapers Ltd. 2015-01-23. Retrieved 2015-03-11.
  47. "JFA fires embattled manager Aguirre". The Japan Times. The Japan Times Limited. 2015-02-03. Retrieved 2015-03-11.
  48. "Uchiyama and Walters made 'super' champions; Cuellar elevated to full status by the WBA". World Boxing News. World Boxing News. 2015-02-21. Retrieved 2015-03-11.
  49. "Bosnian Halilhodzic to Manage Japan National Soccer Team". The Wall Street Journal. Dow Jones & Company, Inc. 2015-03-12. Retrieved 2015-03-11.
  50. "Yu Darvish to miss 2015 season". espn.com. ESPN Internet Ventures. 2015-03-13. Retrieved 2015-03-13.
  51. "Venue announced for the World Women's Curling Championship 2015". worldcurling.org. World Curling Federation. 2013-09-13. Retrieved 2014-08-24.
  52. "Yusuke Suzuki breaks 20km race walk world record". Athletics Weekly. Athletics Weekly Limited. 2015-03-15. Retrieved 2015-03-15.
  53. "Athletics: Kiryu runs wind-assisted 9.87". Mainichi Daily News. Mainichi Newspapers. 2015-03-29. Retrieved 2015-04-07.
  54. "Meet the 100-year-old Japanese swimmer who set a 1,500-meter world record". washingtonpost.com. The Washington Post. 2015-04-06. Retrieved 2015-04-08.
  55. "Voice Actress Miyu Matsuki Passes Away". Anime News Network . November 1, 2015. Retrieved November 2, 2015.