Understanding yourself through psychology can change your future self

Extremely low interest rates have continued for a long time in Japan. One of the intentions behind the financial policy was to encourage a s ...

Legislation to improve the working environment for minorities

The problems arising from labor under an employer’s jurisdiction were once confined to the domestic context. Even the Labor Standards Act, e ...

Significance of sustaining agriculture in hilly and mountainous areas; it is more ...

Hilly and mountainous areas indicate areas including both mountainous areas and halfway areas connecting mountainous areas and plains. In ot ...

The Olympics and its transformation of cities – from the planning in London, Toky ...

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games were full of excitement from the medal rush by Japanese athletes. However, we do not reflect so ...

Potential of EVs to align SDGs with business

Now, the world is advancing towards achieving carbon neutrality by 2050. In pursuit of this goal, Japan is swiftly advancing the adoption of ...

Decentralization and local governments/regions in the post-corona era

Decentralization has been promoted in Japan since the late 1990s. On the other hand, the move toward centralization of power as a countermea ...

Tasting is believing! FUJIMORI Shingo experiences something Surprising at the for ...

The ability to record and play back your own voice began with the phonograph, which was invented by Thomas Edison, and is now taken for gran ...

What Japan’s immigration policy left out

The Japanese government is taking steps to accept human resources from abroad and relax their residency status. A continued increase in the ...

Japanese cuisine (washoku) could be the key to solving the food problem!?

Zero hunger is one of the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals). In other words, people around the world are working together to eliminate hu ...