14 Jan '11, 10am

Young Japanese losing sex drive

TOKYO - Young Japanese men are losing interest in sex, according to a study commissioned by the government, in a further warning sign for a nation notorious for its low birth rate, a doctor said Friday. The survey also found that more than 40 percent of married people said they have not had sex in the past month, said Kunio Kitamura, head of the clinic of the Japan Family Planning Association, who took part in the survey. "This is directly linked with falling birth rate. Policy actions are necessary," Kitamura told AFP. The data confirmed a wider social belief that younger men are becoming "herbivorous", a label attached to passive men who do not actively seek women and sex. The latest biennial survey found that 36.1 percent of Japanese males between the ages of 16-19 said they had no interest or even despised sex, a jump from 17.5 percent in the 2008 study. Compounding th...

Full article: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/lifestylenews/view...

Tweets

Young Japanese men are losing interest in sex, ...

straitstimes.com 14 Jan '11, 11am

TOKYO - YOUNG Japanese men are losing interest in sex, according to a study commissioned by the government, in a further w...

Young people crave boosts to their self-esteem ...

straitstimes.com 12 Jan '11, 2am

NEW YORK - YOUNG people crave boosts to their self-esteem more than sex and money, according to a new study. Researchers f...

Gang recruited Russian women as sex slaves via ...

straitstimes.com 15 Jan '11, 4am

MOSCOW - RUSSIAN investigators have arrested members of an international human trafficking gang that lured hundreds of you...

Making friends with our counterparts in India

sif.org.sg 14 Jan '11, 4am

SIF signs MOU with Confederation of Indian Industry for first India Young Business Ambassadors programme Ms Euleen Goh (Ch...

Speak Japanese and English? Our Singapore HR te...

google.com.sg 18 Jan '11, 4am

People Technology and Operations Specialist (Japanese) - Singapore This position is based in Singapore The area: People Te...

GPS-mobile phones for Japan sex offenders?

GPS-mobile phones for Japan sex offenders?

channelnewsasia.com 23 Jan '11, 8am

TOKYO: A Japanese regional governor is looking into plans that could see sex offenders carry a GPS-equipped mobile phone s...

Malaysia is investigating allegations that kids...

straitstimes.com 13 Jan '11, 1am

GEORGE TOWN - BOYS and girls, some as young as eight years old, have been apparently abused sexually at a children's home ...

A Japanese regional governor is looking into plans that could see sex offenders carry GPS-equipped mobile phones.

A Japanese regional governor is looking into pl...

straitstimes.com 23 Jan '11, 7am

Sex offenders carry a GPS-equipped mobile phone so that police can keep them under a closer watch. -- PHOTO: BLACKBERRY TO...

Four young entrepreneurs found a socially respo...

youngupstarts.com 14 Jan '11, 2pm

The founders admit that web hosting is a very saturated market, but they hope that the focus on being socially responsible...

Practising yoga can improve your performance in...

menshealth.com.sg 24 Jan '11, 2am

Urbanathlon Bootcamp With Polar Sign up for any of the three training bootcamps Polar has designed specially for the Urban...

A Different Way to Browse Tweets With ReadEvery...

youngupstarts.com 13 Jan '11, 8am

ReadEvery (www.ReadyEvery.com ) is an interesting way to, well, read Twitter . Developed by Delhi, India-based Girish Laks...

Too much sex in this city for kids /via @lukegr...

todayonline.com 23 Jan '11, 10pm

RECENTLY, adult shops and suggestive trailers on television have mushroomed. I applaud the Government for its greater tole...