Japan and India plan an Asia-Africa Growth Corridor, which will clash with China's Belt and Road Initiative. But, co-operation, rather than competition, makes most sense for all parties.
Kirigami - a version of origami - is helping inspired researchers to create malleable circuits.
A nursing home in Japan is trialling 20 different models of robot to take care of and entertain the residents.
Japan has one of the world's oldest populations. Many elderly people feel isolated and they can't afford the cost of medical and social care.
With Japan's population rapidly getting older and its stance on immigration remaining largely negative, this study examines the relationship between the two.
To become more sustainable, Tokyo is using out-of-date electronic devices to create medals for the upcoming games.
For the last eight months, farms near Kisarazu City in Japan have been home to a high-tech predator.
Fasten your seatbelts for a flight departing to Paris, and never leave the ground.
Some trains are changing their tune, after researchers found that emitting loud animal noises reduced dangerous encounters with wildlife by 45%.
With its reliance on the tech sector and ageing population, Japan is the canary in the world's post-industrial coal mine, says Makiko Eda, head of the World Economic Forum's Japan office.
Hikikomori is a psychological condition which makes people shut themselves off from society, often staying in their houses for months on end.
Japan's nationwide fertility rate just hit its highest level in 21 years.
Bruegel reviews recent opinions on the state of Abenomics and its impact on the Japanese economy.
A Japanese firm is to fly a drone around its offices at night with the dual purpose of checking on security and spotting workers putting in too much over-time.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged to support health care services in developing countries through a $2.9 billion funding.