Despite the hangovers and regrets of the next morning, for many couples it can be the start of something beautiful!
People are encouraged to go on multiple dates in the hopes they'll eventually get hitched and have kids.
If the conversation gets too awkward, a "marriage promotion committee" will step in to smooth things along.
The device, known as HAL for Labor Support, sits on the user's waist and picks up bioelectric signals from his or her muscles to aid movement. Sales of these robots are expected to have reached 12,400 units between 20, according to a 2015 Merrill Lynch report.
That number is expected to "increase substantially" over the next 20 old-age deaths.
Things can get dangerous, as one woman recalled witnessing a man “pretending to look after a completely drunk girl while groping her breasts”, and another certain that she had been slipped something in her drink.
From their survey, the magazine put together this list of the top 5 worst companies or industries for pushy Of course as the aim is to drink and hit it off with someone, a certain amount of lewd jokes and drinking games are to be expected.
Japan's demographic time bomb has forced the country to get creative in how it stays afloat in the global economy — here are some of its strategies.
For the past two years, Japan's government has sponsored speed dating events around the country.
In Japanese, the practice is known as At this year's SIGGRAPH computer graphics conference, Motherboard's Marissa Clifford tested out a virtual-reality game in which her own face was projected onto a digital baby.
The idea was that by caring for a baby that bore her resemblance, she might be more inclined to have kids of her own.
Burdened by a low fertility rate and widespread aging, Japan is losing its young people who can perform everyday jobs.