Asia Pacific Oct 14, 2016

Asia mints a new billionaire every three days, study finds

Asia cranked out a new billionaire every three days last year, a study has found. In all, 113 Asian entrepreneurs attained the status, or more than half of the global total for 2015. China accounted for 80, while the U.S. added only 5 net new billionaires. Don't ...

Forum stresses career benefits of study abroad

National Aug 28, 2013

Forum stresses career benefits of study abroad

by Kazuaki Nagata

Japanese students should buck the stay-at-home trend and instead study overseas to gain skills to survive in an ever more globalized and competitive world, experts and former international students said at a recent forum on overseas study in Tokyo. Those skills include not only languages ...