Jul 22, 2014

Japan aims to cut metabolic syndrome by 25%

The government on Tuesday adopted a health and medical strategy to reduce the number of people suffering from metabolic syndrome by 25 percent from the fiscal 2008 level by fiscal 2020. The strategy for pushing ahead with research and development in the coming five ...

Oct 18, 2013

Measures for special zones get green light

The government adopts deregulation measures for its "strategic special zones" proposal, including the relaxing of building regulations to promote urban redevelopment ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.