Japan

business-finance

In Japan, A Troubling Link Between Samurai Spirit And Workaholics

A stressful Japanese work culture is deeply ingrained in the country's mindset, with historical roots and very modern health risks.

blog

Crazy Killers, Bernie On Board, Tall Dutch

culture-society

From Japan, Unpacking Miyake' Pleated Revolution

Hiroshima-born designer Issey Miyake has spent his career creating garments that challenge sizing conventions and are both practical and beautiful. A French reporter ponders his influence.

blog

Obama's Hiroshima Words, Video Horror, Two Bees

SPOTLIGHT: BREXIT LANDS IN JAPAN Why would Shinzo Abe care what British voters think about Europe? The Japanese Prime Minister, currently hosting the G7 summit, joi......

blog

Japan Quake, UK Terror Arrests, 360 Videos

CLINTON-SANDERS DEBATE GETS FEISTY The gloves came off Thursday night in Brooklyn as Democratic presidential rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders faced off in the last......

tech-science

Can Artificial Intelligence Solve Japan's Demographic Decline?

With a low birth rate and grappling with how to maintain a work force and economic development, Japanese officials believe they have a solution in AI.

food-travel

Japanese Hosts And Chinese Tourists, It's Complicated

-Analysis- TOKYO — High-tech toilet seats, diapers, cold medicine, rice cookers: These are some of the hottest items for a Chinese tourist on a shopping sp......