Follow RT for news and updates on Tokyo, the capital and the most populous city in Japan. Tokyo is a hub for Japan’s most significant events - get breaking news and the latest political, economic and cultural news and stories about Tokyo on RT.com. Tokyo hosted events such as the 1964 Summer Olympics, a number of G-7 summits, and is set to host the 2019 Rugby World Cup, the 2020 Summer Olympics and the 2020 Summer Paralympics. Find news and stories on RT about those events. Visit RT to get news on Japanese authorities, as Tokyo is home of the official residence of the prime minister and National Diet, which is Japan’s parliament. Find news on RT on the politics of Japan and its relations and meetings with other countries, including Russia. Russia and Japan still have disputes over the Kuril Islands – read news and articles on that matter. Tokyo is also an economic hub and is ranked first in the Global Economic Power Index and third in the Global Cities Index. Yet Tokyo is one of the most expensive cities as well. Additionally, RT published articles, including on earthquakes in Tokyo, as Japan is an island and highly exposed to periodic earthquakes.