With COVID-19, Japan is now headed towards a set of measures most of the West has already embraced. But as history shows, there is the potential...
There are huge potential economic benefits for businesses that make their facilities accessible to those with impairments, says Josh Grisdale.
Environment Minister Shinjiro Koizumi rules out nuclear and thermal power, but does not answer how he intends to supply power in a stable manner. Failure to...
The Kansai region’s economic axis has been the electrical and electronic component industries. That will change now with the planned integrated resort.
Shionogi’s plans involve regional partners and will help supply vaccine across Asia, providing a balance to China’s expansion of its “vaccine diplomacy”.
The advertising effect of the Koizumi family was so potent that financial institutions flocked to lend significant sums to projects that had no substance.
China is the world’s biggest emitter of carbon dioxide, responsible for one-third of the world’s total emissions, double that of the U.S.
Researchers at the University of Tokyo are looking for traits “characterized by a willingness to help the weak without regard for one’s own loss or gain.”
The emasculation of the state of emergency declaration indicates that people want a policy turnaround.
The scientific data contradicts the critics, as Japan shares facts and details of its Fukushima cleanup plans with foreign governments and international media.
Despite Japan’s regulation of technology exports, the United Nations reports that a Tonegawa Seiko servo motor was found in an Iranian drone that crashed in Afghanistan.
Besides sea turtles, there have been reports of seabirds and whales accidentally swallowing plastic waste, according to the Kaiyukan.