Tough times for Tokyo's Toyosu fish market

Business Apr 20, 2020

Tough times for Tokyo's Toyosu fish market

Tokyo's Toyosu fish market, which opened in 2018 to replace the Tsukiji market, is facing tough times with both trade volume and prices of high-end fish and other marine products tumbling in the face of the coronavirus pandemic. The wholesale market is famous for its ...

Japan's government to take steps to prevent fire ants from settling

National Oct 21, 2019

Japan's government to take steps to prevent fire ants from settling

The government Monday decided to take steps to prevent poisonous foreign fire ants from settling in Japan. "A situation totally different from the past has been confirmed," Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a meeting of relevant ministers. "The government will join forces to prevent ...