Tokyo company provides extra week’s holiday for nonsmoking employees

TOKYO — A marketing company in Tokyo has opted for a novel perk for its employees: an extra week’s holiday for those who are nonsmokers. A spokesman for Piala, Hirotaka Matsushima, said Thursday that the company began offering the six days of vacation to …
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