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Japanese firms urged to address human rights issues in supply chains

"If companies do not tackle this issue in the right way, they could be shut out from the European and U.S. markets," Asako Okai, director ...

Younger Japanese hit harder by inflation, with ‘excess’ savings no savior for consumption

Inflation at home and recession fears about the global economy are casting a pall over the world's third-largest economy, which unexpectedly shrank in the July-September ...

From Meta to Microsoft, AI’s big moment is here

Chief executives across the sector have packed earnings calls with mentions of the tech, which until recently existed more in the background than as a ...

Blaming TikTok for harming students is easy. Proving it isn’t.

About half of adolescents have had a mental health disorder at some point in their lives, and some school districts are putting at least part ...

G7’s new petroleum price caps to degrade Russia’s war campaign, U.S. Fed chief says

The coalition imposing the measures set the new price caps at $100 per barrel on products that trade at a premium to crude and $45 ...