Japan’s New World Offers a Slice of the Past
New York Times
Japan's PM says US bank bailout is 'insufficient'
Dolphin meat bad for the health, say Japanese scientists
Tainted beans from China sickens three
Japan objects to US N Korea move
Whale deal falls at last minute
Plant-eating predators from Japan to control UK superweed.
Robo Expo opens in Japan.
Hasegawa retains WBC bantamweight title
Last week's Japan news
In the year since September 2007, the number of accidents involving drunk drivers fell 20%.
Source: National Police Agency
In a poll of the estimated 16,000 hotel and inn operators of which 43.9% of them replied. 62.2% replied that they had had at least one foreign guest, of the 37.8% who replied that they had had no foreign guests, 70% of them stated that they were unwilling to accept foreigners.
Source: Internal Affairs & Communications Ministry
Sunday, October 19, 2008
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