Japanese least satisfied with work environments amid pandemic: survey

Japanese employees were the least satisfied with their work environments in terms of novel coronavirus measures…

The Japanese balcony gets a rethink amid a pandemic

With more people opting to stay home in recent months, balconies have been popping up all…

Japanese delivery robots closer to hitting the roads as pandemic puts damper on human contact

Japan is paving the way for autonomous delivery robots to become part of everyday life as…

Wired for profit: How an obscure Japanese auto supplier is riding out the pandemic

Deep in the electric-vehicle industry’s supply chain is a little-known Japanese manufacturer that makes a seemingly…

Majority of Japanese Reject Govt Tourism Campaign as 500 New Coronavirus Cases Emerge

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks at a news conference at the prime minister’s official residence…

Details on coronavirus infections at U.S. bases not being disclosed to Japanese public

Information on coronavirus infections at U.S. bases in Japan is basically not being released to the…

South Korean court finds Japanese man guilty of flouting virus quarantine

Seoul – A South Korean court on Wednesday gave a suspended prison sentence to a Japanese…

China accused of ‘propaganda’ and ‘disinformation’ over COVID in scathing Japanese report | World | News

The scathing assessment, which offered a clear indication of Sino-Japanese tensions, was a key feature of…

Okinawans ‘shocked’ & demand transparency after Covid-19 outbreaks at US bases increase Japanese prefecture’s case toll by 40% — RT World News

Dozens of US troops at two bases on the Japanese island of Okinawa have been confirmed…

Big four Japanese brewers post first-half sales drop due to pandemic

Sales of beer and beer-like drinks by all four major Japanese brewers fell in the first…

Japanese theme park asks visitors to ‘scream inside your heart’ on rollercoasters to avoid spreading coronavirus

A Japanese theme park has taken the unusual step of asking people not to scream on…

With Popular Japanese Festival Cancelled Due to Coronavirus, Thousands of Fireflies Dance Alone

Image credits: JEREMY_HOGAN / GETTY IMAGES Fireflies are often said to be evidence of a pristine…

Pandemics, fear and discrimination: Are Japanese cities ready for life with COVID-19?

“Fear might be more harmful than the virus.” — Japanese Red Cross, April 21 There is…

Japanese Capital Sees More Than 100 More Coronavirus Cases

FILE PHOTO: A medical worker conducts a simulation for a walk-in style polymerase chain reaction (PCR)…

Virus pushes Japanese business sentiment down to lowest level in 11 years

Business sentiment among large Japanese manufacturers in June plunged to the lowest level since June 2009…

Expert calls on Japanese sports industry to innovate after pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused serious damage to the sports business worldwide. After a few months…

Japanese automakers’ domestic output plunged 62% in May amid pandemic

The domestic production of eight major Japanese automakers in May plunged a record 61.8 percent from…

Japanese tourism industry paying extra attention to virus safety to lure crowds back

The tourism industry is working hard to bring back crowds scared off by the coronavirus by…

Local Japanese governments subsidize virus-hit art and culture sectors

Municipalities across Japan have been offering a range of novel financial aid measures to help those…

Japanese cluster study revives ‘3Cs’ warning as coronavirus cases surge anew

Amid a jump in coronavirus cases over the past few days, a new study is offering…

Nursing care applications sank in first half amid COVID-19 fears, Japanese survey finds

Older people who need nursing care stopped applying for certification in March because they think care…

Japanese Startup Donut Robotics Makes Internet Connected Smart Mask Amid Coronavirus

The white plastic “c-mask” fits over standard face masks and connects via Bluetooth to a smartphone…

Japanese supercomputer, crowned world’s fastest, is fighting coronavirus

Image copyright AFP Image caption The Fugaku system is already analysing coronavirus droplet spread in offices…

Japanese SoftBank tycoon Masayoshi Son tries blanket covid testing

Diagnostic polymerase chain reaction, or PCR, tests still are not widely available in Japan to determine…

Japanese travelers emerge on first weekend after lifting of final virus advisories

People began traveling en masse again in Japan on Saturday, a day after the government lifted…

Japanese least satisfied with government aid to businesses amid pandemic, survey finds

The Japanese public was least satisfied with government support to businesses amid the novel coronavirus pandemic…

Most COVID-19 patients with no symptoms likely to stay that way: Japanese researchers

What are the odds COVID-19 patients with no symptoms could develop them later on? Quite slim,…

Virus relief payments to Japanese expatriates may take years

Discussions within the government to expand the scope of its coronavirus relief payments to cover overseas…

COVID-19 patients with no symptoms likely to stay that way: Japanese researchers

What are the odds COVID-19 patients with no symptoms could later develop them? Quite slim, according…

Japanese students find coronavirus measures take the fun out of school

Many children are voicing frustration and disappointment at school life due to measures introduced in response…