Let's discuss the U.S. base situation in Okinawa

Language | MORNING ENGLISH Dec 24, 2018

Let's discuss the U.S. base situation in Okinawa

KYODO This week's featured article The government on Friday pushed ahead with full-fledged land reclamation work needed to move a key U.S. air base to Nago, Okinawa Prefecture, despite stiff local resistance and legal wrangling. The pouring of soil and sand began before noon in Nago's ...

Let's discuss the soaring birthrates in developing nations

Language | MORNING ENGLISH Nov 19, 2018

Let's discuss the soaring birthrates in developing nations

AFP-JIJI This week's featured article Soaring birthrates in developing nations are fueling a global baby boom but women in dozens of richer countries aren't producing enough children to maintain population levels there, according to figures released Friday. A global overview of birth, death and disease rates ...