[ad_1] The coronavirus state of emergency that had been issued in 19 Japanese prefectures, including Tokyo, will be lifted at the end of this month. The quasi-state of emergency declared in eight prefectures will also be lifted at the same time. It will be the first time since April — approximately six months — without
[ad_1] The upcoming presidential election of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) has offered more chances than before for women’s policies to become the topic of campaign debates. The fact that two women are standing for election for the first time, matching the number of male candidates, has no doubt played a part in this.