Japan to expand online piracy law to cover manga and magazines

National Mar 10, 2020

Japan to expand online piracy law to cover manga and magazines

The government on Tuesday approved a bill to expand the nation's anti-online piracy law to encompass manga, magazines and academic texts. The current law only applies to the illicit downloading of music and videos. But following the revision of the copyright law, which the government ...

National Mar 5, 2020

The Kimono: Russian magazine on modern Japan aims to bolster ties

The Kimono, a Russian magazine introducing entertainment, tourism, food, business and other aspects of modern Japan is attracting a growing readership. Its chief editor, Ekaterina Stepanova, said she hopes the magazine "will help make relations between Russia and Japan closer, warmer and more brilliant." Launched in ...