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S. Korea open to wartime labor talks with Japan with provisos  Kyodo News Plus

The South Korean government says it is open to bilateral talks with the Japanese government over wartime labor compensation if both Japanese and South ...

Japan's Abe in hot seat after pension report highlights an 'inconvenient truth'  Yahoo News

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe faced stiff opposition criticism on Wednesday after a report warned that many retirees won't be able to live on pensions ...

Ahead of World Refugee Day, how well is Japan fulfilling its obligations in 2019?  The Japan Times

Ahead of World Refugee Day on Thursday, attention has been turning to just how well Japan — the world's third-biggest economy — has been fulfilling its res.