Oct 29, 2015

Ministry pledges to help people wed, raise families

The Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry pledged Tuesday to step up support for marriage, birth and child care as part of efforts to stem the population decline. In its 2015 white paper on health, labor and welfare, submitted to a Cabinet meeting, the ministry ...

Jul 3, 2015

Japanese government frets over low growth capability

The government is concerned about weak growth capability and profitability at internationally-active Japanese companies, compared with their foreign rivals, an annual report said Friday. It is necessary to make Japanese businesses more competitive through the concentration of management resources and the promotion of effective ...