US diplomat goes on drunken rampage in Tokyo.
Japanese Defense Minister criticizes war in Iraq, calling it a "mistake".
South Korea welcomes/fears popularity of Japanese writers.
Sexual services for the physically challenged.
Interview with Japanese actress Rinko Kikuchi.
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Annual alcohol consumption per person in Japan - 6.246 liters
Percentage of the population classified as obese - 2% For both male & female
Percentage of the population classified as overweight - 25% (male) 19% (female)
Fish consumption per person - 66kg
Meat consumption per person - 44kg
Cigarette consumption per person - 3,023
Source: Hungry Planet: by Peter Menzel and Faith D'Alusio spotted in Kansai Time Out
Toyota Corporation's global sales were 8.81 million units compared with GM's 9.09 million units in 2006.
Korean actor and star of the popular soap "Winter Sonata", Bae Yong Jun earned 4.23 billion yen in fiscal 2006.
The new National Arts Center in Roppongi, Tokyo has 12 separate galleries with a total floor space of 14,000 square meters.
Japan accounts for 12% of the annual worldwide tuna catch and Japan consumes 25% of the world's big five tuna species: albacore, bigeye, bluefin, southern bluefin and yellowfin tuna.
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