Sumo wrestler infected with coronavirus has died: NHK

Sumo wrestler infected with coronavirus has died: NHK TOKYO (Reuters) – A 28-year-old sumo wrestler infected with the novel coronavirus has died, becoming the first sumo wrestler to die from the deadly virus, public broadcaster NHK reported on Wednesday, citing the Japan Sumo Association. The...

Japanese consumer sentiment worsens sharply on coronavirus

Japanese consumer sentiment worsens sharply on coronavirus TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese consumer confidence worsened sharply in April, a Cabinet Office survey showed on Thursday, damaged by the coronavirus pandemic and social distancing policies. The survey’s sentiment index for general households, which includes views on incomes...