You are here

Abe cuts budget for centenarians' gifts

Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 05:50


ONE perk of getting old in Japan is a gift of a silver cup from the prime minister in the year that you celebrate your 100th birthday. But from this year, new centenarians will be sipping sake from cheaper vessels.

The rising cost of supporting the ageing population - almost

Market voices on:

Pair your daily business read with the perfect cup of espresso.

Subscribe to The Business Times today to receive your very own Nespresso Inissia coffee machine worth $188.

Find out more at

Powered by GET.comGetCom