Japan

Feeling sleepy in the office? This Japanese technology detects tired workers and blasts cold air into the room

Lowering the temperature is a tried and tested method of keeping sleepiness at bay. Image: REUTERS/Toru Hanai

Johnny Wood

Writer, Formative Content

Share:

The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how Japan is affecting economies, industries and global issues
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale

Stay up to date:

Japan

Image: Reuters
Rate of full-time workers in Japan working 60 hours or more per week in 2016, by age and gender Image: Statista

Have you read?

Don't miss any update on this topic

Create a free account and access your personalized content collection with our latest publications and analyses.

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:

JapanWorkforce and EmploymentEmerging Technologies

Share:

Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

Subscribe today

You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

How Japan can address challenges for female freelancers and business owners

Naoko Kutty

December 5, 2022

About Us
Events
Media
Partners & Members
Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2022 World Economic Forum