• Kyodo News

  • SHARE

The government should not set an income limit next year on which families can receive the child-rearing allowance or slash funding for a project to develop the world’s fastest supercomputer, Deputy Prime Minister Naoto Kan said Sunday.

Kan made the comments after calls arose separately last week to review the child allowance program and the supercomputer funding given the government’s chronic financial woes.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.

SUBSCRIBE NOW