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Warnings issued ahead of Japan release of 'Pokemon Go'

Jul 21, 2016

Warnings issued ahead of Japan release of 'Pokemon Go'

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Excitement for the imminent Japan launch of “Pokemon Go” has reached such fever pitch that government authorities and business executives are warning prospective gamers against accidents even before its release. The National Center of Incident Readiness and Strategy for Cybersecurity (NISC) under the Cabinet ...

Jul 21, 2016

Poorly run Japanese language schools may lose license under new rules

The government will introduce new rules on running Japanese language schools to eliminate poorly managed facilities and keep educational quality at an adequate level, sources said. The Justice Ministry will revise the relevant ordinance soon, more clearly stating disqualifying conditions and making its screening ...

Indonesia's presidential palace bans playing of 'Pokemon Go'

Jul 20, 2016

Indonesia's presidential palace bans playing of 'Pokemon Go'

Indonesian officials have banned the playing of “Pokemon Go” from the presidential palace. Hastily printed warnings that say “Playing or hunting Pokemon prohibited in the palace area” were put up around the palace complex in Jakarta on Wednesday. “This is the office of the ...