Jul 6, 2016

Japanese textbook publishers warned over gratuities paid to school teachers

The Fair Trade Commission warned nine publishers on Wednesday over gratuities paid to teachers for feedback on school textbooks undergoing government screening. The FTC pointed out that such practice might violate the antimonopoly law that bans attracting customers by providing unfair benefits. The antitrust watchdog also ...

Isle disputes to make schoolbooks

Apr 4, 2014

Isle disputes to make schoolbooks

Japan's territorial disputes with China and South Korea will enter all social studies textbooks for elementary school students starting in 2015, the education ministry says.