Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:00
Japan needs proper debate on daylight saving time
The organising committee of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games has called on Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to introduce daylight saving time on such grounds as it would be a measure to better deal with the fierce summer heat during outdoor events.
Tue, 26 Jun 2018 01:00
Japan needs better treatments for its gaming addicts
Gaming disorder – an addiction to video games, in which excessively playing online and other video games has serious effects on a person’s lifestyle and health – has been designated as a mental disorder.
Sun, 29 Apr 2018 01:00
Japan needs strategy to deal with population crisis
What will become of Japanese society in 2040? It is essential to break away from politics aimed at pursuing short-term results and consider measures that must be taken to prepare for the future.
Fri, 06 Apr 2018 11:43
Japan needs stronger defense against cyber space threats
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Tue, 15 Jan 2013 00:00
Japan needs to address the issues of history
If his government proceeds to review apologies that Japan previously tendered for its Second World War aggression, new Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will be starting his diplomacy with Asian countries on the wrong foot.
Tue, 07 Aug 2012 00:00
Japan needs strategy for northern claims
Japanese Foreign Minister Koichiro Gemba and his Russian counterpart, Sergey Lavrov, agreed during their recent meeting held in Sochi, a resort in southern Russia, to continue talks on the disputed northern territories between their top leaders, foreign m