Alcohol manufacturers have figured out ways to use the tax system to their advantage.
Young women with little education and no prospects for marriage face a dire job situation, except for one area.
Many who want to avoid the higher consumption tax by buying now may not save as much money as they think.
Chiba resident wins big on year-end lottery thanks to local bank.
Telephone swindlers are finding new, inventive ways to cheat old people.
Japanese mini-cars are becoming the norm rather than the exception.
Getting workers in Japan to take paid holidays is difficult, but that doesn’t mean they don’t want them.
With bargain sushi you usually get what you pay for.