New York Times  1 hr ago  Comment 
The 22-year-old woman said she was held captive for 12 days after being lured by a man who posed as a tourist guide, the police said.
SeekingAlpha  Jan 2  Comment 
Financial Times  Jan 2  Comment 
Government faces challenge of ensuring a dwindling pool of workers can support growing pensioner ranks  Jan 2  Comment 
Japan is suffering from an acute baby shortage.
New York Times  Jan 1  Comment 
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged to make it easier for women who have children to continue careers, rather than leaving the work force.
Wall Street Journal  Jan 1  Comment 
Retailers in Japan including Aeon and Wal-Mart have been installing self-checkout lanes, a move that is an affront to some in a service-minded society but one that economists say is needed amid labor shortages.
New York Times  Jan 1  Comment 
Etsuko Kizawa dishes out an overtly maternal version of Japanese comfort food in what feels like an offshoot of her apartment.
The Hindu Business Line  Jan 1  Comment 
Meeting the budgeted fiscal deficit target of 4.1 per cent of GDP for the current financial year looks “challenging”, says Japanese brokerage firm Nomura.According to the global financial s...  Jan 1  Comment 
Anything America can do, Japan can do… weirder.


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