A court in Japan has ruled for the first time that the state is jointly liable for negligence over the Fukushima nuclear disaster in 2011.
Dinosaur receptionists were on standby on Wednesday (March 15) as a second hotel staffed mostly by robots and automatons opened in Tokyo.
“What better place than Japan to discover innovative healthcare solutions and technology that can improve people’s lives all over the world.
As Japanese companies prepare to unveil new innovations at the CeBIT tech summit in Hannover next week euronews is given a preview for this special edition of…
Throughout Japan, minutes of silence were observed in tribute to the victims of the earthquake and tsunami that killed more than 18,000 people six years ago.
The country is marking the sixth anniversary of the disaster, which killed more than 18,000 people
Nintendo's shares rose following reports of strong sales of its Switch console, but analysts say it's too early to project its long term success.
Two iconic female artists and how they turned their traumas in to art can be seen in an exhibition in London.
Japan's factory output unexpectedly fell in January for the first time in six months, indicating the country's recovery remains fragile.
Japan’s Takata Corporation has pleaded guilty to criminal wrongdoing in a US federal court as part of a $1 billion (943 million euros) settlement concerning its faulty…
Japanese author Haruki Murakami has his fans abuzz with the publication of his first proper novel in four years.
Euronews Editorial Project Manager Javier Villagarcía has lived and worked in Japan. Here he gives us his impression of how the country's working culture will be affected.
On the Kii Peninsula in the Kansai region, many walk the ancient Kumano Kodo pilgrimage routes
The government has launched the "Premium Friday" campaign encouraging firms to let workers out a few hours early on the last Friday of each month.
Some of the most spectacular sights in Japan's Kansai region gets 360° treatment
Around 10,000 men, wearing nothing but sumo-style loincloths, gathered at a Japanese temple on Saturday to scramble for sacred sticks called shingi.
With environmentalists warning that the world is on the brink of climate disaster, recycling is a hot topic at the moment.