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Feb 26, 2015

Chinese university to open Tokyo branch in April

A major university based in Beijing will open a campus in Tokyo in April, paving the way for Japanese and other students to earn a Chinese degree without studying in China. The opening of Beijing Language and Culture University’s Tokyo college in the Ikebukuro ...

Feb 25, 2015

Kagawa man who allegedly begged online faces prosecutors

Kagawa Prefectural Police sent a report to prosecutors Tuesday on a 23-year-old man who allegedly begged for money online, police said. The police said the unemployed man from Takamatsu, Kagawa Prefecture, whose name was not disclosed, posted a live message on a website using ...

Feb 25, 2015

Panel wants terms of contracts provision in Civil Code

A government panel has proposed a range of revisions to the Civil Code, including the addition of new provisions on the terms and conditions of contracts between businesses and consumers. In a proposal submitted to Justice Minister Yoko Kamikawa on Tuesday, the Legislative Council ...