Aug 14, 2015

How smuggled workers power 'Made in China'


On a quiet river bend on the China-Vietnam border, a group of people clambered up a muddy bank. They had just glided across the river from the Vietnamese side in a longboat, guided by men on both banks signaling with flashlights. The passengers scurried ...

Jul 8, 2015

Toyota to end spouse allowance, quadruple child-rearing benefits

Toyota Motor Corp. plans to scrap the spouse allowance and instead quadruple child-rearing benefits for its employees, sources said Tuesday. The measures are aimed at encouraging Toyota workers’ wives to find jobs while providing their children with expanded financial support for learning, in line ...