Immigration cancels contractor registration as 'Support Organization'

It is the first time that the Immigration Services Agency has canceled this type of registration.…

Osaka and Fukuoka will be appointed as financial centers

The government decided to appoint regional areas like Osaka and Fukuoka to attract foreign financial institutions, changing…

End of State of Emergency Confirmed in Japan and Japan Encourages Tourism

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe officially announced the end of the State of Emergency in the region…

US bailout: What's in the $ 2 trillion stimulus?

While the United States is struggling to contain the coronavirus pandemic, the country is also struggling ...

Financial markets go through the worst week since the 2008 financial crisis

Global stocks had the worst week since the 2008 financial crisis, with sales…

Number of foreign workers in Japan totals 1,66 million

The number of foreign workers in Japan reached a record 1.658.804 in October of the year…

US Senate approves NAFTA surrogate agreement

The US Senate on Thursday approved a recast of the America's Free Trade Agreement ...

Consumer costs rise for third year in Japan

Japan's wholesale prices rose 0,2 percent in 2019 for the third consecutive year…

Asian stocks set record on eve of trade deal

Asian markets rallied on Tuesday and refuge assets plummeted when positive signals…

S&P 500 and Nasdaq reach record highs with fear of US-Iran conflict

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq hit record highs on Wednesday after President Donald…

Tokyo stock market drops by more than 500 points

Stock prices plummeted on the first trading day in 2020 on the Tokyo Stock Exchange,…

Chinese government aims to prevent housing bubble caused by Olympics

Tokyo's housing market has been growing in recent years before the Olympic and Paralympic Games…

Guangdong's blockchain financing platform aims to help small businesses

The government-led project is supported by OneConnect, a fintech company backed by a…

Chinese airlines open new routes to airport in Japan

The new routes will be direct flights from cities like Guanzhou in southern China…

Line starts smartphone bank transfer service

On December 9, Line Corp. started allowing customers to make bank transfers…

Top Japanese Corporate Loan Investor Reduces US Purchases

Japan's largest buyer of corporate loans in the US reduced its holdings last quarter…

Airbnb says it will check all 7 million properties

Airbnb says it will spend next year checking that all 7 million of its…

SoftBank Profit Rises 9% and Exceeds Estimates

SoftBank Corp. reported on Tuesday an 9% increase in second quarter operating profit,…

Japan encourages alternative forms of payment but faces resistance from older people

Money is king in Japan, and even more so for the country's aging population,…

Xi Jinping prioritizes imports and low tariffs in US attempt

Chinese President Xi Jinping reiterated China's commitment to economic openness and…

Fujifilm will take control of Fuji Xerox

Fujifilm said on Tuesday that it will make Fuji Xerox a wholly owned subsidiary by buying the…