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Killing overtime: the life or death matter of overwork

Overwork is dragging down productivity across Asia as disengaged and distressed employees sacrifice family and social time to show face in the office. Governments in Japan and Singapore must confront these challenges.

Japan’s elderly die alone

Facebook0TwitterReddit0LinkedinemailThe world’s fastest ageing population is racing against time to prepare for a difficult future. The implications of hyper-ageing are inevitable, and many elderly are already pressed to…

Is Myanmar abandoning China for Japan?

Facebook0TwitterReddit0LinkedinemailBy Zofia Reych On 3 May, Japan’s foreign minister Fumio Kishida met with Myanmar’s newly appointed State Counsellor, Aung San Suu Kyi, and expressed Japan’s…