Dateline Tokyo, our series of short reports on major news developments in Japan, for August 2020
This SNA Speakeasy features S. Nathan Park on the theme of “Covid Pandemic in South Korea.”
Japan has become a formidable pillar in Zambia’s development, and its influence is felt in the fields of business investment, training, and technology. Some have argued, however, that the criteria for accepting trainees and awarding grants needs further clarification.
This SNA Speakeasy features Vikash Tatayah on the theme of “The Japanese Oil Spill in Mauritius.”
These are sobering times for Japan fans. Thanks to the pandemic, even the most starry-eyed and enfranchised foreigners are having their bubbles burst, realizing that their status in Japan, no matter how hard-earned, matters not one whit to Japan’s policymakers.
This SNA Speakeasy features Mike Burke on the theme of “The Debate Over Cancel Culture.”
The 500 Dot Com casino bribery scandal was yet another instance of major corruption that emerged in the Shinzo Abe era. This is a working timeline.
Nagashi is a Japanese musical tradition that lives on in Taiwan
SNA (Tokyo) — This SNA Speakeasy features Christopher Hobson on the theme of “Democracy in an Age of Inequality.” For breaking news, follow on Twitter @ShingetsuNews
A roundup of the most significant news stories from Japan reported in the first half of August 2020.