New law to require workaholic Japanese to take days off

A man cycles past an electronic stock indicator in Tokyo, Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015. Asian stock markets rose Wednesday after a jump in oil prices helped push U.S. shares sharply higher and Japanese economic data showed improvement. Japan's Nikkei 225 stock index surged 342.89 points or 1.98 percent and closed at 17,678.74. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)





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