2019 Top English Soeaking Jobs in Japan Week 19 blog.gaijinpot.com

If you’re looking to work in Japan, check back here each week as we look through our database of top jobs in Japan posted to GaijinPot and pick some of the ones we think are most interesting.

posted by  banzaitokyo | 1 month, 2 weeks ago | 0 comments

Govt. to crack down on illegal private lodgings www3.nhk.or.jp

Japanese authorities are planning to intensify a crackdown on illegal private-lodging businesses.

The move comes at a time when a new law will be put into force that will allow anyone in principle ...

posted by  Yubi | 1 year ago | 0 comments

Tokyo Weekend Plans tokyocheapo.com

A rare chance to see horseback archery, a traditional Oiran Dochu procession, an everything-doggo festival and more.

posted by  Yubi | 1 year, 2 months ago | 0 comments

Cheap Travel To Narita Airport tokyocheapo.com

For newcomers to Tokyo, it can come as quite a surprise that Tokyo’s main international gateway—Narita Airport—is not really very close to Tokyo at all. In fact, it’s so rural and remote that the v...

posted by  Yubi | 1 year, 2 months ago | 0 comments

Number of foreign residents in Japan hits new high: again! www3.nhk.or.jp

The number of foreign residents is Japan has hit a new record high, but there are also more cases of people overstaying their visas.

The Justice Ministry's Immigration Bureau says about 2.56 millio...

posted by  Yubi | 1 year, 2 months ago | 0 comments

New sightseeing train debuts in Kyoto www3.nhk.or.jp

Railway fans have flocked to Kyoto for a debut of new train cars that will take tourists to the ancient Enryaku-ji Temple in Mount Hiei.

After a commemorative ceremony, the first train departed Dem...

posted by  Yubi | 1 year, 2 months ago | 0 comments

Gaijin Engineer in Tokyo medium.com

Being a foreign software engineer in Tokyo has its ups and downs. If you work in a company of foreigners you’re mostly shielded from the experience, but if you work in an actual Japanese company th...

posted by  banzaitokyo | 1 year, 3 months ago | 0 comments

Stopping Suicide: Japan’s Darkest Demon blog.gaijinpot.com

I began by asking Annesley why March historically sees such a high number of suicides in Japan. “In Japan, March comes right before the start of the new fiscal and academic year. Anxiety and fear p...

posted by  banzaitokyo | 1 year, 3 months ago | 0 comments

Japanese city plans to boost int'l immigrants www3.nhk.or.jp

A western Japanese city has unveiled a new plan to urge more foreigners to move there to halt the decline in its population.

Akitakata City is located in a mountainous area in Hiroshima Prefecture....

posted by  Yubi | 1 year, 3 months ago | 0 comments

JP Smart SIM: A clever way for foreigners to set up their phone in Japan blog.gaijinpot.com

JP Smart SIM is a service designed and developed specifically for foreign residents in Japan, meaning that all of the problems you might normally encounter (see above) basically just don’t exist. A...

posted by  banzaitokyo | 1 year, 3 months ago | 0 comments


Find links to the most interesting articles about contemporary Japanese culture and technology and get your questions about Japan answered directly from Akihabara, Tokyo! If you have any questions about the website, get in touch: http.akihabara.tokyo@gmail.com

Our categories:

Science & Technology Art & Culture Gadgets Auto & Transportation Anime & Manga Gaijin Lifestyle

Recently registered users: