Tokyo, Japan may have just become the first city to officially grant residence to an artificial intelligence.
The town of Kamikatsu is located in the Tokushima prefecture in Japan, and is known for its successful commitment to zero waste living.
We need to take stock and learn from recent big breaches, writes William Saito, an adviser to the Japanese government.
Since September, non-smokers at the Japanese marketing firm Pilia have received six extra vacation days.
Japan's work culture is so intense, people in the 1970s invented a word that translates to "death by overwork."
Popular fascination with Japan often begins with a vision of a country existing between two realms - here's how they're combining the two.
British writer Kazuo Ishiguro wins Nobel Prize for Literature.
Here are the OECD countries with the highest government debt per person.
China’s new Fuxing trains will be the fastest in operation, but Japanese trains still have the capacity to go faster.
A new study examines why just 2-3% of men take their paternity leave in Japan.
New data shows there are now 68,000 centenarians in Japan.
A northern Japanese city’s efforts to rebuild its electric power system after the 2011 earthquake and tsunami mark a quiet shift away from the country’s old utility model toward self-reli...
SoftBank Group is embarking on a $100 billion funding spree to give promising tech companies the financing they need to keep the information revolution moving forward.
A new trial has begun in Japan helping rural elderly residents get around - using driverless buses.
North Korea’s latest missile launch over Japan signals new level of provocation the Japanese are unprepared for