The word yakebutori is applied to those who profit from the losses of others following a fire or other disaster. It seems to be a neverending story.
Noting… Source Japan Today
The Tokyo stock market ended higher Tuesday, with the key Nikkei and Topix indexes closing at their highest levels in 31 years, as Japan’s progress in its COVID-19… Source Japan Today
The Japan Ground Self-Defense Force on Wednesday started nationwide exercises involving all units for the first time in about 30 years in an attempt to boost deterrence and… Source Japan Today
Japan’s main opposition on Monday vowed to give couples the option of keeping their surnames separate after marriage among other reform proposals ahead of the general election.
Yukio… Source Japan Today
Japan’s health ministry said Thursday foreign materials were found in some portions of the unused doses of Moderna Inc’s COVID-19 vaccine and the use of around 1.63 million… Source Japan Today
U.S. President Joe Biden has nominated former Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel to serve as his envoy to Japan and longtime former senior State Department official Nicholas Burns to… Source Japan Today
Japan’s exports in July jumped 37% from a year ago, the government said Wednesday, highlighting an overseas recovery from the coronavirus pandemic.
Imports also grew, rising 28.5%, according… Source Japan Today
The main tower of Kumamoto Castle in Kyushu reopened to the public Monday after undergoing repairs following a pair of massive earthquakes in 2016.
The old samurai fortress… Source Japan Today
A man has admitted consuming alcohol before the truck he was driving was involved in an accident that left two elementary school children dead and three others injured… Source Japan Today