Jun 15, 2016

Masuzoe throws in the towel

The Tokyo governor's resignation may be convenient for the ruling parties, but they still must get to work on closing the loophole in the Political Funds Control Law that led to the scandal.

| Jun 13, 2016

Tokyo stocks tumble on yen's ascent

Stocks tumbled on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Monday, dragged down by the yen’s surge stemming from increasing concerns over Britain’s possible exit from the European Union. The 225-issue Nikkei average slipped 582.18 points, or 3.51 percent, to finish at the day’s low of 16,019.18, ...