No coronavirus herd immunity found in Japan's second mass antibody tests

No coronavirus herd immunity found in Japan's second mass antibody tests

Japan conducts its second mass antibody tests but finds no signs of herd immunity against the coronavirus.

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Japan's farm exports hit record high for 8 years in a row

Japan's farm exports hit record high for 8 years in a row

Japan’s farm exports hit a record high for the eighth year in a row in 2020.

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Reports of child abuse rise in Japan amid coronavirus

Reports of child abuse rise in Japan amid coronavirus

Reports of suspected child abuse cases rise in Japan in 2020 amid the coronavirus pandemic, while the number of criminal...

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Japan in dilemma over nuclear weapon ban treaty

Japan in dilemma over nuclear weapon ban treaty

The U.N. Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons goes into effect, but Japan is in a dilemma over the pact despite ...

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Tokyo Olympic head Mori Yoshiro apologizes for sexist remark

Tokyo Olympic head Mori Yoshiro apologizes for sexist remark

Tokyo Olympic organizing committee president Mori Yoshiro apologizes for saying women talk too much, but does not intend...

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Sapporo Snow Festival goes online

Sapporo Snow Festival goes online

Sapporo holds its snow festival online for the first time amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.

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Uber Eats to deliver medication

Uber Eats to deliver medication

Konbini chain giant Lawson teams up with Uber Eats to deliver medicine.

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Thousands gather in Tokyo to protest Myanmar coup

Thousands gather in Tokyo to protest Myanmar coup

Thousands gather in Tokyo to protest against a coup d’etat carried out by the Myanmar military.

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Tokyo Disney Resort to shorten business hours

Tokyo Disney Resort to shorten business hours

Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea will push back opening times by one hour under the extended coronavirus state of emergenc...

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Japanese cargo flight accident

Japanese cargo flight accident

The Japanese Transport Ministry classifies a case of a damaged Japanese cargo flight as an "accident" due to the signifi...

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