Viewpoints

Peter Tasker: The dark side of 'womenomics'

Japanese women are in demand as never before. "Women have the greatest potential," Prime Minister Shinzo Abe recently told media, "and allowing them to demonstrate their full abilities is the core of our growth strategy." He must be pleased by th...

The Future of Asia

Thai instability to impact region: Asean chief

TOKYO -- Le Luong Minh, the secretary general of Asean, said Friday that events unfolding ...

Nikkei Asia Prizes

Heart for the people

BANGALORE -- The southern Indian city of Bangalore is known as "India's Silicon Valley." I...