Japan News / Yomiuri on August 23, 2018 • Updated on September 18, 2018 at 7:14 pm
Japan News / Yomiuri Posted on August 23, 2018 • Updated on September 18, 2018 at 7:14 pm
Illegal private lodging facilities have decreased while the price of legal rentals has risen due to the scarcity of available rooms after the Private Lodging Business Law came into force on June 15.
By Mizuho Aoki Japan Times Posted on August 9, 2018
In what is believed to be a first in Japan, a prestigious national women’s university announced it will open doors in 2020 to people who were born male at birth but identify as female, saying it’s a natural decision that takes gender diversity into account.
The most expensive tickets for sale for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games will be $2,670 for the opening ceremony, according to the tax-inclusive price range announced July 20 by the organizing committee.
By Maya Kaneko Japan Times Posted on July 26, 2018 • Updated on July 25, 2018 at 7:18 pm
Alarmed by an increase in abandoned rice paddies amid the Westernization of the Japanese diet and a graying population, a Kyushu dealer of major agricultural machinery-maker Kubota Corp. began producing rice flour in 2010 as an ingredient for bread and pasta to make up for declines in rice consumption.