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Sunday, March 16, 2008

Japan This Week 16/3/08

今週の日本

Japan News.Yen's rise against the dollar is hurting exports.

Washington Post

War-time Asian workers seek compensation from Japanese government.

NY Times

Sisters who hid GBP29m in shed face tax charge.

Guardian

Japanese government in insurance plan to aid Mitsubishi jet.

Daily Yomiuri

Ultraman the hero, again.

Japan Times

Japanese space probe sends high-definition movies of the Moon's surface back to Earth.

BBC

Boston Red Sox ace pitcher's wife gives birth to son, so Dice-K heads for Tokyo.

Yahoo! Sports

Nuclear power in Japan.

Japan Focus

Teenager runs "delivery health" prostitute business.

Mainichi

American congressman Michael Honda sponsored the resolution calling for an apology for Japan's wartime sex slavery.

International Herald Tribune

Last week's Japan news

Japan Statistics

Single member households reached 14.71 million in 2006, more than 14.55 million households with one child or more.

Source: National Institute of Population & Social Security Research

The number of people using file sharing software in Japan such as Winny is estimated at 1.75m.

Source: Daily Yomiuri


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