Mickey Mikitani is excited about e-commerce in Japan.

Why I’m excited about e-commerce in Japan

Japan’s e-commerce scene is lively, dynamic and enjoying double-digit growth. While Rakuten continues to enjoy the largest market share among major players with...
Tokyo, Japan - March 24, 2013: Tokyo Crowd enjoying Cherry blossoms festival in Ueno Park.

Is cherry-blossom viewing losing its luster?

Each year from around March, Japan is blanketed in soft pink and white petals as the cherry blossom front sweeps across the nation. It is a season as beautiful ...