Sep 9, 2015

Japan ranks eighth in global survey on well-being of elderly

Japan was rated eighth in a global ranking of the social and economic well-being of elderly people in a survey released Wednesday. It lagged Switzerland, which topped the list, and a number of other European countries and Canada. However, it came first in the ...

Aug 23, 2015

Major firms expect economy to grow: survey

Some 88 percent of major Japanese companies surveyed expect the economy to grow by the end of 2015, and nearly half of them plan to boost capital spending in the business year through March, a Kyodo News survey showed Saturday. The results of the ...

Asia's big cities getting costlier for expatriates

Jun 17, 2015

Asia's big cities getting costlier for expatriates

Asia has become one of the most expensive regions for people working abroad, according to a new survey, with its major cities accounting for half of the top 10 costliest expat destinations. Hong Kong climbed one place from last year to become the world’s ...