Jun 1, 2016

On streets of Tokyo, opinion divided over tax-hike delay

Passers-by polled by reporters in Tokyo on Wednesday were split over the prospect of another delay to the consumption tax hike. Many people said it would help with their household spending, while others voiced disappointment at Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s sudden change of heart ...

App to let men test sperm count at home

May 1, 2016

App to let men test sperm count at home

Infertility is a growing concern in rapidly depopulating Japan. But it is often seen as a women’s problem, even though both sexes can be to blame. A Tokyo company is trying to change that by marketing a kit that allows men to check their ...