Sunday, June 23, 2024

Tag: Japan

Japan grapples with a surge in cases of streptococcal toxic shock syndrome (STSS), a rare but deadly bacterial infection, with 1,019 documented cases and 77 deaths since January 2024, according to the Washington Post.
Japan's Norinchukin Bank, often called the country's CLO whale, plans to sell $63 billion in U.S. and European government bonds by March 2025 to cover massive losses. We made...
In response to potential sanctions influenced by President Biden, Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshimasa Hayashi announced considering action against companies in India, Uzbekistan, UAE, and China at the recent G-7 summit.
The Asahi Shimbun reported that Tokyo officials are tackling Japan's declining birth rate with a government-run dating app, which needs users to prove readiness for marriage by answering a series of questions.
The Kashiwazaki Kariwa Nuclear Power Plant, the world's largest, sits dormant amidst global energy demands. Despite Japan's goal to derive 50% of its energy from nuclear sources by 2030, the plant has remained inactive since the Fukushima...
Japan, the world’s most polite country, lost its patience with tourists and built a massive black barrier to block its well-liked viewing area in Fujikawaguchiko after locals complained about tourists littering, parking illegally, and even climbing onto...
In a preprint, Japanese scientists warn against blood transfusion from mRNA vaccine recipients, claiming that there are a variety of possible complications linked to blood transfusions from people who have received mRNA COVID-19 shots.
According to the United Nations Population Division, Asia, particularly countries like South Korea, Japan, and Hong Kong, leads the world in having the oldest populations. After the UN observed...
Global Innovation Index 2023 reveals the top 50 Science and Technology Hubs. The United States leads global research and development spending, followed by China, Japan, Germany, and South Korea.
A peer-reviewed paper published in the journal Cureus has found a link between COVID-19 vaccines and Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy, suggesting that they may trigger this condition. The COVID-19...