Japan rural land prices rise for first time in 28 years

National Mar 18, 2020

Japan rural land prices rise for first time in 28 years

The average price of all types of land in Japan's rural areas rose last year for the first time since 1992, aided by redevelopment projects and improvement in infrastructure, the government said Wednesday. Land in all categories, including residential and industrial land in the nation's ...

Editorials Jul 13, 2019

Regional revitalization goes slow

The government needs to review its regional revitalization efforts over the past five years to see if it's taking the right steps to achieve the intended goal.