Japanese go to amazing lengths to avoid being victims of crime.
Japanese staple rice under threat from desire for bread among the younger generation.
Chunichi Dragons defeat the Tokyo Giants and will meet the Nippon Ham Fighters in the Japan Series to decide Japan's top baseball team.
Japan slashes aid to Burma after a Japanese journalist was shot dead there during recent unrest.
Japanese have boring sex, infrequently, with many different partners.
NTT to trial aroma ads.
British man arrested on suspicion of killing Japanese girlfriend.
Last Week's Japan News
The numer of Japanese households receiving public benefit has hit 1.07 million in 2006 nearly double the figure 10 years previously.
Source: Yomiuri Shimbun
At close of business on Friday 19 October the Japanese Yen stood at 114.80 to the US dollar.
Source: Nihon Keizai Shimbun
Sunday, October 21, 2007
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