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Japanese firm offers virtual reality tours
  • Sun, 18 Feb 2018 15:02

TOKYO: Fasten your seat belts for a flight departing to Paris, and never leave the ground. : Tech

Incheon man booked over threatening call to Japanese Embassy
  • Sun, 18 Feb 2018 14:26

A South Korean man, who allegedly threatened to blow up the Japanese Embassy in Seoul after getting indignant at a US br 코리아헤럴드

Nearly two-thirds of Japanese loans carry rates below 1%
  • Sun, 18 Feb 2018 02:30

After two years of the Bank of Japan guiding key interest rates into negative territory, lenders here have seen loan rates slide toward zero, pushing ...

Young Japanese are surprisingly content
  • Sat, 17 Feb 2018 11:21

KOJI TANAKA enjoys his work for a tech company in Tokyo. In his free time he goes for a workout or to receive a form of massage known as shiatsu that ...

Japanese chemist finds way to improve production of clean energy using egg whites
  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 18:41

A Japanese scientist says his team has hatched a way to improve production of carbon-free energy by using proteins taken from egg whites.Yusuke Yamada...

Boyish - Japanese Breakfast
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 04:47

Boyish Japanese Breakfast...

Japanese coach 'surprised' with joint Korean hockey team's struggles
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 18:24

South Korean ice hockey players during PyeongChang Winter Olympics (Yonhap)On the eve of his team's showdown against the 코리아헤럴드

Japanese moving companies to raise prices
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 02:34

Labor shortages are prompting Japanese moving companies to raise prices ahead of the peak house-moving season in spring. (NHK) News On Japan

Japanese senior stabs younger man multiple times after seeing him sit in train's priority seat
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 22:25

The seats at the corners of the carriages on Japanese trains and subways are designated as "priority seats" for the benefit of elderly, physically dis...

Brexit could force Japanese carmakers out of Britain
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 13:00

Hugo Griffiths 2018-02-09 15:05 Japan’s ambassador warns of “high stakes” situation; Nissan, Honda and Toyota employ thousands of UK...

Over 40 percent of Japanese support dual surnames
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 10:35

Over 40 pct of Japanese people support a proposed law change to allow married couples to use separate surnames, a Cabinet Office survey released Satur...

Police question Japanese man over Coincheck cryptocurrency theft
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 04:30

A Japanese man has been questioned in connection with last month’s massive theft of digital tokens from cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck Inc., a so...

Japanese grilled over Coincheck cryptocurrency theft
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 18:38

A Japanese man linked to the cryptocurrency heist at Coincheck is questioned as Tokyo’s police attempt to catch up to the fast-moving thieves. Japa...

Japanese man arrested for child pornography possession in Thailand
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 16:36

A 43-year-old Japanese man has been arrested on suspicion of possessing child pornography, Thai police said Thursday. (Japan Today) News On Japan

Japanese nursery schools testing sensors to prevent SIDS
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 16:24

Day care centers are resorting to the sensors to prevent sudden death syndrome at a time when major staff shortages are being caused by low ... Japan...

Japanese govt. debt at record high
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 06:49

Japan's government debt has reached a record high, due to a heavy reliance on government bonds. (NHK) News On Japan

Japanese retailers and IT companies ally against Amazon
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 04:47

The expansion of into physical stores is driving partnerships between Japanese retailers and information technology companies looking to wi...

Didi Ties Up With SoftBank to Give a Lift to Japanese Taxi Companies
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 10:24

Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing is teaming up with SoftBank Group Corp. to help Japan’s taxi industry deploy cars more efficiently, in a mov...

Tattooed foreigners are putting Japanese bath houses in a quandary
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 07:23

A sight no Japanese bather wants to seeA WARM aroma of citrus bath salts wafts through the lobby of the Thermae-yu spa in Tokyo’s Kabukicho district...

Japanese consumers increasingly face stealth price hikes via ‘shrinkflation’
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 06:43

In Japan, a phenomenon known as “shrinkflation” — an important economic countermeasure against inflation for businesses — has ...

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