Topic: Takehiko Kambayashi
People are working longer – out of necessity and choice – as the world undergoes one of the biggest demographic shifts in history.
01/16/2011 01:27 pm
Exit polls on Sunday gave the Democratic Party of Japan (DPJ) more than 300 seats in Japan's 480-seat Diet (parliament), ending more than 54 years of nearly unbroken rule by the Liberal Democratic Party.
08/30/2009 01:00 am
The Democratic Party of Japan has promoted women and younger candidates who have not risen through traditional routes to power.
08/28/2009 01:00 am
Surging demand for cars in rapidly growing nations will mean a robust car industry in 20 years. The US will have a piece of it – though smaller than today – and the models it turns out will be much greener as the iconic industry reinvents itself.
07/02/2009 01:00 am
For cash-strapped vacationers, time off this years means exploring ... locally. A report from Europe, Japan, and the US on the return of the road trip, backpacking with a burro, and growing beets.
05/30/2009 01:00 am
South Korea joined a US-led program to block shipments of nuclear material. In Japan, a lawmaker urged first-strike capability.
05/26/2009 01:00 am
N. Korea's missile launch Sunday complicates the long-term strategy of the US and her Asian allies toward Pyongyang's nuclear program.
04/05/2009 01:00 am
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton wrapped up her trip to Japan, South Korea, Indonesia, and China on Sunday. Her aim was to reenergize key ties to the region.
02/23/2009 12:00 am
Barack Obama’s victory was met with euphoria in many nations by those who see him as restoring their faith in American ideals.
11/05/2008 12:00 am
Many see Obama, Clinton successes as fitting the ideals of US democracy and diversity.
01/10/2008 12:00 am