According to Japan’s Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, there were around 1.65 million foreign workers in Japan…
So, you married a Japanese person and may be seeking to expand your family with him or her. However, working with your spouse to expose your kids to both cultures can seem daunting and confusing, so in this article, I'm going to give a few tips based on my own experiences on how you can work together with your Japanese spouse to offer your children the best of both worlds.
Sexual harassment is an unfortunate problem around the world, and Japan is also no stranger to these situations. The Japanese word "chikan" (molester or pervert) has even gained international attention through the years, especially in the wake of the #MeToo movement. As victims of public groping and sexual assault are speaking out more, lawmakers are doing more to keep everyone safe. This article will cover who the common perpetrators and victims are, actions being taken to combat the issue, and what you can do in this situation.
Money left in the bank is money that is losing value. If you have excess cash sitting around, it's always good to invest it. Not only do you beat inflation, but you can potentially grow that money as well. Living in Japan, you don't have to settle for overseas brokerages and remitting currency. Rather, using the following brokerages, you can invest your hard-earned yen right here and now.