Laos' border towns struggle
The yuan is flowing into towns along Laos' border with China. But Chinese construction investment cannot equal the cash flow that once came from casinos that have been forced to close.
Editor's Picks. Similar Videos
Diving into interactive digital art in Tokyo
Tokyo has a new museum, and it is interactive. Mori Digital Art Museum: teamLab Borderless features exhibits full of lights, mirrors and projectors that offer seemingly endless ways to explore .
Zozo's body suit -- for when a tailor isn't around
It might look strange, but it ensures that clothes ordered online will fit. The Zozosuit lets customers make precise body measurements with only the help of a smartphone and some white polka dots.
The concept car built with synthetic resin
Toray Industries and Sumitomo Chemical are testing a concept car built mainly with synthetic resin, making it much lighter than the average electric car.
AirAsia aims to fly to U.S. west coast via Japan by 2020
AirAsia Group aims to fly to Los Angeles and San Francisco on the west coast of the U.S. by 2020 from its base in Southeast Asia via Japan, Chief Executive Tony Fernandes told the Nikkei Asian Review on Thursday.
Mercari hits record startup valuation in Tokyo debut
The flea market app Mercari has begun trading on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Mothers market.The stock opened at 5000 yen.
AirAsia is ready for Japan
Tony Fernandes, the CEO of AirAsia, talks about his plans to expand his budget airline business in Japan, which he sees as a market ripe for expansion.