Articles on Japan public policy issues and happenings.

2021 Japan snap election: it’s in the wind

Roam the halls of Nagatacho, Japan’s Capitol Hill, and you will most certainly hear people trading the rumor of the day, “When’s the snap election going to be?!" Coming on 7 months into the Suga administration, we are quickly approaching…

Nagatacho Meetup Vol.1

On November 19, Parthenon Japan together with Gaiax (TSE: 3775) hosted "Nagatacho Meetup Vol. 1: Poli-Tech Gathering" at Nagatacho GRID.

The internet, social media, and Japanese election campaigns

Thank you for taking a look at our inaugural post on Nagatacho Now! "Nagatacho Now” is a new series of blogs focused on the intersection between Japanese politics, social media, and policy issues. Today’s post is about the internet,…