Oxford tops Times university ranking, Tokyo beaten by 3 Asian rivals

Sep 22, 2016

Oxford tops Times university ranking, Tokyo beaten by 3 Asian rivals

The University of Oxford ranked first in an influential survey of the world's top universities released Thursday, becoming the first university outside the United States to take top spot, with the California Institute of Technology in second place and Stanford University third. The University of ...

Sep 19, 2015

Nagoya is recognized as the second 'fair trade town' in Japan

The city of Nagoya won recognition Saturday as Japan's second "fair trade town" for promoting trade with producers in developing countries under fair conditions, including premium prices. According to Fair Trade Forum Japan, a Tokyo-based organization promoting the international movement in Japan, Nagoya has met ...