Japan

The Tsutenkaku Tower in Osaka could be one of the buildings with affected components ©123RF
KYB admits falsifying data for earthquake dampers
Tokyo is one of several cities in Japan with smart-city strategies ©Tierney - stock.adobe.com
Smart cities special: cities in action
Rotterdam's serene public space that stops plastic reaching the ocean
Recycled islands to triangular wheels… a world of innovation
Japan to invest $50bn into regional infrastructure
Japanese island could be rare earth elements 'game changer'
North Korea 'breaching sanctions with ship to ship transfers'
Scientists in Singapore have created a virtual cocktail glass ©NUS Cute Center
From virtual cocktails to floating rooms: world of innovation
Kobe Steel's board of directors bow during a press conference after admitting data fraud © PA Images
'Made in Japan' label on trial
DHL uses Sawyer – a cobot that picks and co-packs – to help fulfil large orders ©Rethink Robotics
Tech briefing: robotics
Japan starts chicken cull after bird flu outbreak
Bid-rigging probe into Japanese rail contracts
EU and Japan seal world’s largest free trade deal