Japan’s battered tourism operators are somewhat hopeful that travel will regain its footing this year while incorporating the lessons learned from the past two tumultuous years.
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Child adoption slowly gains ground in Japan, though prospective parents still face a number of obstacles in trying to expand their families.
Firms are moving their headquarters out of the metropolis at a record-setting pace amid the proliferation of remote work and growing risks of natural disasters.
A magnitude 4.9 earthquake jolted eastern Yamanashi at around 6:30 a.m., which was followed by a magnitude 5.4 temblor in Wakayama three hours later.
A powerful earthquake that shook the capital in October has fueled fresh fears of an impending temblor that could devastate the world’s largest city.
Decades of stagnant wages and low prices have ingrained a “deflationary mindset” into shoppers who are hesitant to spend more, thwarting policymakers’ efforts to fan inflation.
Surveys of the Japanese public show that 1 in 2 people in their 20s and 30s have felt lonely during the pandemic. In February this year the government created a new cabinet position to try to address the problem of loneliness, the so-called "minister for ...
Efforts are underway to buoy turnout amid widespread political disenchantment, especially among the young. Will more eligible voters exercise their rights during the Lower House election?
The nation appears to be showing remarkable tolerance toward COVID-induced social isolation, but are people really fine being alone?
Genomic sequencing suggests the mysterious animal, considered extinct since 1905, is the closest relative of dogs and that its ancestral DNA has been widely inherited by man’s best friend.