Retirement community program to be rolled out in Japan

Oct 28, 2015

Retirement community program to be rolled out in Japan

A U.S. program that aims to create communities for retirees is set to be rolled out in Japan as part of a government plan to tackle the nation’s rapidly aging population. Under the Japanese version of the Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) program, elderly ...

Oct 22, 2015

Employment insurance revamp

The Abe administration is looking at reforming the employment insurance scheme to get more senior citizens into the workforce, but beefing up other components of the social welfare net would be more effective.