Sat, 17 Feb 2018 01:00
From frying pan to frying pan?
The tragic story of Joanna Daniela Demafelis makes the blood boil. The young woman travelled to Kuwait in 2014 to help her family at home make ends meet. With her earnings as a domestic helper, she promised to repair the family house and send her younger siblings to school.
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 01:00
Glimpse of hope or flash in the pan?
An inspiring approach to teaching science, which involves helping citizens and improving society, should get long-term support
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:00
‘Nuke food’ row sheds light on irrational fears
Should Taiwan keep its ban on “nuke food” from Japan? The answer to this question is definitely “yes” if “nuke food” refers to radiation-contaminated food. But the ongoing controversy over the Japanese food ban is not really about irradiated food.
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 01:00
5 things to check out at Tokyo’s Tsukiji
TOKYO - Planning a trip to Tokyo, Japan? Consider making a stop at the Tsukiji Fish Market, where the famous tuna auction takes place most mornings.
Mon, 19 Oct 2015 01:00
BMA management under fire over its alleged irregularities
Who paid for deputy governor's first-class air travel, retirement parties in japan? asks ex-mp vilas
Thu, 02 Jan 2014 00:00
How cool is Japan?
Next week's Cool Japan Thailand fair will demonstrate the principle of omotenashi
Fri, 21 Dec 2012 00:00
A new Japan?
It will take a miracle for the new government of Japan under Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) leader Shinzo Abe to bring stability to the country's chaotic economy and force China to stop using the maritime dispute between the two nations to disparage Japan