Hanko Abolishment—Are We Really Liberated? Here Are the Details.
Business November 23rd, 2020

Hanko Abolishment—Are We Really Liberated? Here Are the Details.

The abolishment of the hanko is among Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide’s reforms and a bold move to streamline Japan’s notoriously tedious paperwork requirements. Here’s what you should know about what hanko abolishment means for you.  
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Tomoko Matsuoka
Tomoko Matsuoka Staff Writer
A Handy Guide to Internet Providers in Japan
Professional Services November 20th, 2020

A Handy Guide to Internet Providers in Japan

Tired of slow-to-load streaming? Need reliable Wi-Fi for those hard-to-schedule calls back home? Here’s what to know about Internet providers in Japan. 
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Tomoko Matsuoka
Tomoko Matsuoka Staff Writer
The Best Communities to Enrich Your Life In Japan

The Best Communities to Enrich Your Life In Japan

Even if socializing is not your thing, the right community could make a marked difference in your quality of life. Today, we have selected the top international communities in Japan that can enrich your life by providing you with new opportunities and joyful experiences. 
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Amy Yamashita
Amy Yamashita Writer
The 3 Types of Visas You Need to Start Your Business in Japan — and how to get one.
Business November 16th, 2020

The 3 Types of Visas You Need to Start Your Business in Japan — and how to get one.

Thinking of starting a business in Japan? Wondering what type of visa to apply for? Here’s what you need to know about visas for starting a business in Japan.
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Kenichi Yamamoto
Kenichi Yamamoto Specialist
A Journey to the Best Whisky Bars in Tokyo
Restaurants November 13th, 2020

A Journey to the Best Whisky Bars in Tokyo

Down narrow streets, half-hidden behind blinking signboards, in basements, and at the top of high rises — we’re here to help you find the best whisky bars in Tokyo. 
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Tomoko Matsuoka
Tomoko Matsuoka Staff Writer
The Best Golf Courses in Japan — Top 8 List

The Best Golf Courses in Japan — Top 8 List

In a comparatively short time, Japan has vigorously refined and redefined the elite standard for golf courses, creating golfing destinations that have earned spots on top 100 lists worldwide. Here is a list of the top 8 golf courses in Japan that are worthy of your consideration.
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Tomoko Matsuoka
Tomoko Matsuoka Staff Writer
Trusted Bilingual Legal Offices for SME In Tokyo 
Professional Services November 10th, 2020

Trusted Bilingual Legal Offices for SME In Tokyo 

Finding trustworthy bilingual legal assistance is an essential step if you are setting up a company in Japan. If you are looking for legal help for your small-to-medium-sized business, this article lists trusted bilingual legal offices for SME in Tokyo. 
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Tomoko Matsuoka
Tomoko Matsuoka Staff Writer
A Quick-Start Guide to the Best Wine Bars in Tokyo 
Restaurants November 5th, 2020

A Quick-Start Guide to the Best Wine Bars in Tokyo 

Word-of-mouth referrals are often the best way to navigate the Tokyo wine bar scene. Another trusty method is through GuruNavi or Tabelog, Japan's Yelp-styled review sites for eateries and drinkeries nationwide. But to start you off in your hunt for the best wine bar in Tokyo, we’ve gathered 6 of our favorites for you to look over. 
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Kenichi Yamamoto
Kenichi Yamamoto Specialist
Work-Friendly Cafes with Power and Free Wi-Fi in Tokyo
Restaurants November 4th, 2020

Work-Friendly Cafes with Power and Free Wi-Fi in Tokyo

Today, we have rounded up our favorite not-Starbucks cafes that have power outlets and free Wi-Fi. These are all work-friendly places that are roomy enough for you to take out your laptop and large enough so there will not be a line waiting for your seat immediately after you get settled. 
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Amy Yamashita
Amy Yamashita Writer
Everything You Need to Know About the JR East Welcome Pass
Travel and Tourism October 30th, 2020

Everything You Need to Know About the JR East Welcome Pass

The JR Welcome Pass presents its most fabulous deal thus far, with its latest JR EAST Welcome Rail Pass 2020 campaign. This pass allows you to explore the Tohoku and Shinetsu regions of Japan at a fantastic price point of unlimited use for 3 consecutive days for ¥12,000.
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Tomoko Matsuoka
Tomoko Matsuoka Staff Writer