JAPAN

Japanese investment firm to buy Tokyo-area nursing home group

TOKYO: A Japanese investment company will take control of unlisted SC Holdings, which includes more… read more

Vacant houses to be rented to low-income households and elderly

TOKYO: The land ministry has decided to set up a program to allow vacant homes… read more

Greying Japan needs more retirees to get back to work

TOKYO: Mr Hiroshi Suzuki had a fulfilling career in which he travelled the world as… read more

Japan to loosen rules on nursing care leave

TOKYO: Japan will make it easier for people to take publicly funded employee leave to… read more