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One of a Kind Electronic Sports Facility Opened in Osaka

The Land of the Rising Sun is known for its popular animation series, iconic cartoon characters and advanced online or electronic games. Year in and year out, hundreds of thousands of tourists and game enthusiasts look forward to come and visit Japan not only to go sightseeing, experience its unique and distinctive culture, try out its wide selection

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March 3, 2020

Cherry Blossom Inspired Frozen Delight is Perfect for the Upcoming Spring Season

Over the past years, the Land of the Rising Sun has become a famous tourist and foodie destination not only in Asia but all over the world. Hundreds of thousands of tourists from different countries worldwide come to visit the country not only to go sightseeing, experience its unique culture but also to try out the wide selection

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March 2, 2020

Government Relaxes Policies Allowing Foreign Licensed Attorneys to Practice Law in Japan

In recent years, there has been a tremendous increase in the number of international arbitration cases in Japan in view of the vast growth of foreign companies in the country. However, due to the chronic labor shortage in Japan as a result of its aging population, low birth rate and a decline in inward migration, only a small

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March 2, 2020

Japan In Need of More Foreign Licensed Legal Professionals

Due to the chronic labor shortage in the Land of the Rising Sun as consequence of its aging population, low birth rate and decline in inward migration, the Japanese government aspires to open more and more doors of employment opportunities for foreign nationals who seek to engage in a gainful opportunity in Japan.   One of the much

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March 2, 2020

Sports Wheelchairs Made Available Prior the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo

Less than six months prior to the start of the much anticipated 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympic games, hundreds of thousands of local and foreign sports enthusiasts are looking forward to witness the exciting games. Despite the proliferation of news with regard to the cancellation of the Olympics due to the 2019 novel corona virus outbreak, the organizing committee

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February 28, 2020

Specified Skilled Worker Visa Introduced to Address Chronic Labor Shortage

One of the most notable changes introduced in the recently amended immigration policies of Japan is the introduction of an additional residence visa category in Japan which is the “Specified Skilled Worker” visa. Foreign nationals who may not have achieved a high educational attainment such as a college or university graduate are welcome to apply under the Specified Skilled

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February 28, 2020

Council for the Promotion of Acceptance of Highly-Skilled Professionals Explains Concept and Perks of the Visa

The Land of the Rising Sun is in dire need of highly skilled foreign professionals in order to sustain the country’s economic growth and development despite its chronic labor shortage in various sectors and industries as a result of Japan’s aging population, low birth rate and a vast decline in inward migration. In view of the expertise, wide

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February 28, 2020

Japan Imposes New Measures and System to Attract More Foreign Professionals and Skilled Workers

Known to many countries across the globe, Japan is currently dealing with the effects of its aging population as a result of low birth rate and decline in inward migration. One of the most notable consequences of this social issue is the chronic labor shortage experienced by various sectors and industries in the Land of the Rising Sun.

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February 27, 2020

Two Instances that Enable Foreign Professionals to Avail of Green Card in Japan

The Japanese government deems it to be in the best of the country to encourage the influx of more and more foreign professionals in the Land of the Rising Sun. Having highly skilled foreign professionals can be considered as a big asset to promote the economic growth of Japan considering that the potential of these foreign professionals to

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February 27, 2020

Olympic Torch Relay Ceremony Will be Limited to Prevent Corona Virus Outbreak

Ahead of the much anticipated 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympic games, a number of rumours surrounding the cancellation of the international sports event have circulated not only in Japan but all over the world. The said talks stemmed from the proliferation of the 2019 novel corona virus that resulted in alarming outbreaks in some major cities not only

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February 26, 2020