What is a Specified Skilled Worker Visa? SSW Visa? (Tokutei Ginou Visa) Because of the lack of manpower here in Japan, the Japanese government made a new type of visa that will allow foreigners to work even without professional qualifications. The new visa is called a Specified Skilled Worker Visa o SSW visa.
How to transfer money from Mercari Japan to bank account This article will guide you on how to transfer the money you received from selling your items on Mercari to your bank account.
Top Picks: Best Philippine Pinoy Stores and Restaurants in Nagoya City Do you know that there are a lot of Philippine sari-sari stores and restaurants around Nagoya City?
What is Residence tax? Are foreign nationals required to pay? Foreign residents in Japan are required to pay tax to the municipality in which they reside as of Januray 1st.
How to buy and sell your stuff using Mercari app Japan Mercari is one of the famous buy and sell flea market applications here in Japan.
What does Naishoku (内職) mean? The usual tasks for naishoku jobs are decorating, sticking stickers, packing, screwing, and other easy-to-do tasks
What is Employment Insurance Certificate or 雇用保険被保険者証? Employment Insurance Certificate is a certificate that an employee should possess if the employee has been applied for health insurance.
How to get a driver's license in Japan A useful information on how to enroll and get your driver's license in Japan
How do I read Japanese Payslip? What taxes am I paying for? How do I read Japanese Payslip? What taxes am I paying for?
Information site supporting foreigners living in Japan.
Woman in her 40s arrested in Tokyo for keeping 58 dogs, snakes and other animals in a "multi-cat household". A 46-year-old woman has been arrested for keeping dogs in poor conditions at her home in Tokyo. It is believed that the woman kept 58 animals of 24 different species, including a large lizard and a crocodile, and was unable to take care of them.
17 new coronary infections in Gifu Prefecture, most on Sunday after declaration lifted, 2 new clusters On April 18, Gifu Prefecture announced that a total of 17 new cases of the new coronavirus have been confirmed in nine cities and towns, and three people have tested positive for mutant strains. The total number of infected people is now 5,235, and the total number of mutation positive people is 107.
Four underground parking garage workers killed in accident; device activated after touching sensor on ceiling In an accident where a fire extinguishing system was activated in the underground parking lot of a condominium in Shinjuku Ward, Tokyo, killing four workers, it was learned that the system may have been activated by touching the sensor of the fire extinguishing system on the ceiling while the ceiling was being replaced.