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TEPCO engages the services of foreign skilled workers

Last month, on the 1 st of April 2019, the government of Japan implemented its revised immigration policy and introduced a new visa program designed to welcome foreign skilled workers to address the severe lack of manpower that haunt various sectors in the country.   In line with this, the Tokyo Electric Company Holdings Inc. (TEPCO) confirmed its plans

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May 23, 2019

DisneySea to Launch its Most Extravagant Themed Area in 2022

Every year, the Land of the Rising Sun attracts millions of international tourists from different parts of the globe. Majority of these travel enthusiasts have definitely included Tokyo’s Disney Resort among their bucketlist of must-see places in Japan. For Disney fanatics, exploring the magical amusement parks and enjoying the amazing rides at the resort must be a dream

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May 23, 2019

Fixing Japan’s problem on abandoned bicycles

The subway and train lines are one of the most efficient and effective ways of travelling across the different areas, towns, cities, and prefectures in Japan. However, one of the major concerns with regard to any subway and rail system is the limitation on the number of stations or ‘stops’ which would therefore require long walks to get to

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May 22, 2019

A Must-Try Sushi Restaurant set to open in Roponggi

The Land of the Rising Sun is home to some of the world’s most iconic dishes. Year in and year out, hundreds of thousands of travel and food enthusiasts look forward to visiting the country in order to personally enjoy a one of a kind gastronomic experience. Among the most famous Japanese food which has also gained tremendous

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May 22, 2019

eSports Events for Local and Foreign Gamers in Japan

Hundreds of thousands of gamers and eSports enthusiasts across the globe consider the Land of the Rising Sun as the home of world class animation and video games. With Japan’s high end technology and advanced graphics, it does not come as a surprise that the country has produced some of the world’s most iconic, influential and top-selling video

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May 21, 2019

Essential must-have products for every Japanese household

By now, a lot of our readers are probably aware of the recent shifts in the Japanese government’s immigration policy which now provide residence status to encourage foreign skilled workers to apply for jobs and settle in Japan. However, environmental and cultural gaps between the Philippines and Japan may pose certain difficulties for qualified applicants from our country

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May 21, 2019

WaNavi Japan offers programs to tear down language barriers especially during emergencies or disasters

As the number of foreigners is expected to rise due to the recent shift in the immigration policy of the Japanese government which generally encourages non-native visitors and settlers in its country, a Tokyo-based non-profit organization hopes to educate these foreign newcomers with the basic Japanese warning signs in preparation for the disasters that may come their way.

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May 20, 2019

Exciting Outdoor Adventures to try out in Motegi

Millions of globetrotters around the world look forward to visiting the Land of the Rising Sun to be fascinated by its breathtaking tourist attractions, to experience the country’s top notch technology and further enrich their travels by the fun-filled outdoor activities offered by various amusement and theme parks in Japan. Majority of the tourists who come to visit

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May 20, 2019

Japan Plans to Welcome Foreign Technical Interns in Hotel Industries

One of the major issues that the Japanese government has to deal with is labor shortage. With the apparent decline in the workforce brought about by the country’s aging population and low birth rate, numerous commercial establishments and industries in Japan are in need of skilled workers to keep their business operations going. It cannot be denied that

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May 17, 2019

Upcoming Halloween Events in Shibuya to be Regulated

Hundreds of thousands of young travellers and millennials across the globe who come to visit Japan are more likely to drop by the district of Shibuya in Tokyo on their first few days in the country. Shibuya is regarded as the capital of the young generation, fashion and modern culture. For tourists who are looking for the latest

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May 17, 2019