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Japan Economic Stimulus

Japan Economy: Hostessing Now A Sought-After Job For Women

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The women who pour drinks in Japan's sleek gentlemen's clubs were once shunned because their duties were considered immodest: lavishing adoring (albei...

Japan 'Herbivore Men' Abstain From Sex, Business Careers

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

As a result of Japan's languishing economy, a growing population of young adult males is deeming themselves "herbivores" and pursuing a radically diff...

Japan Looks To Comic Books To Rescue Economy

Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

While other countries bail out banks, slash interest rates and prop up struggling industries, Japan is pinning its hopes for economic recovery on a le...

Japan's Stimulus To Exceed US, UK

Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Japan, the world's second-largest economy, said yesterday it would enact a fiscal stimulus in the region of 10 trillion yen ($100bn) to help pull it o...