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World's oldest man dies in Japan at age 113

21/01/19 04:16 PM By Nico - Comment(s)
World's oldest man dies in Japan at age 113

(CNN) - A 113-year-old Japanese man, Masazo Nonaka, recognized in April 2018 by Guinness World Records as the world's oldest male, died on Sunday, according to Japanese public service broadcaster NHK.


Nonaka, a resident of Japan's northern island of Hokkaido, was born on July 25, 1905.


Nonaka's family...

Japan enacts controversial law to accept foreign workers

11/12/18 09:28 AM By Nico - Comment(s)
Japan enacts controversial law to accept foreign workers

Opposition parties raise questions about the law, claiming that it fails to consider its potential impact on Japanese society and does not protect foreign workers' rights.


TOKYO, Japan – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition early Saturday, December 8, rammed through legislation to br...

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