BIDEN-KISHIDA | VIRTUAL SUMMIT
U.S. President Joe Biden will meet virtually on Friday with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida to discuss the two nations' economies, security matters and climate change.
CHIPS AND BATTERIES | RELYING LESS ON CHINA
The Japanese government aims to subsidize developers of chips and other key items as Sino-American trade tensions and COVID-19 expose supply chain vulnerabilities. #chipshortage
A CALMER CHINA? | OUTSPOKEN EDITOR RETIRES
The retirement of Hu Xijin as editor-in-chief of the Global Times could be a sign that China is considering a less confrontational approach to pursuing its global ambitions, writes Dave Sharma.
Japanese rapper and artist SKY-HI made it a point to avoid scripted drama in the docuseries. "It was important to create something completely genuine in this day and age," he told Nikkei.