Eight Japanese words we’d love to import into English soranews24.com

Even better, the Japanese language is filled with incredibly handy phrases that we’d love to import into English.
And therein lies the beauty of yoroshiku onegai shimasu: The exact thing you do doesn…

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Unpaid interns are "used and abused" by Japanese architects says Cameron Sinclair www.dezeen.com

Unpaid architecture interns in Japan are exploited by their employers, according to humanitarian architecture pioneer Cameron Sinclair.
Sinclair made the comment in response to a tweet from Dezeen th…

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SoftBank's Masa Son still trusts his gut and isn't done splashing billions on 'crazy' entrepreneurs cnn.com

Hong Kong (CNN Business) Just a few weeks ago Masayoshi Son was smarting from having to bail out one of his big investments.
Now he's reminding his critics of another time he threw billions of dollar…

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Kanagawa government hard disks swiped, sold online www3.nhk.or.jp

Officials of Kanagawa Prefecture, near Tokyo, say hard disk drives with taxpayers' personal information were auctioned online. An employee of an outside contractor is suspected of selling the disks.

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Japanese crane game serves up actual slices of cake - and we got some!【Photos】 soranews24.com

When we heard about the prizes being offered in a crane game center in Sweets Cranes Yokohama, we just had to check it out.
▼ If you’re in Yokohama’s Minato Mirai neighborhood, we highly recommend st…

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Christmas and New Year's Eve in Tokyo metropolisjapan.com

9pm – late¥1,000-¥4,000ContactB2F Shintaiso Building No.4, 2-10-12 Dogenzaka, Shibuya-kucontacttokyo.comNov 30 – Dec 25Now in its 13th year, the German Christmas Market in Roppongi Hills is the longe…

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Fine line between neglect and independence for Japanese kids english.kyodonews.net

The Japanese word for such children, "hochigo" (literally, left-alone child) even came into the lexicon from around 2010.
Japan is considered safe, a country where kids are allowed from a very early …

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Top 10 Foreigner-Friendly Bars and Clubs in Sapporo travel.gaijinpot.com

A trip to the Sapporo Beer Museum will take you through the history of this widely-loved beer brand.
Keep the beers coming and hop over to the Sapporo Beer Garden next door for all you can eat and dr…

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How to Experience Yamagata City Like a Local blog.gaijinpot.com

Yamagata Prefecture’s capital city of the same name is one such countryside locale that is the embodiment of humble.
Photo: Randiah Camille Green The view over Yamagata City from Yamadera’s Godaido H…

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Fukushima melted fuel removal begins 2021, end state unknown abcnews.go.com

Fukushima melted fuel removal begins 2021, end state unknown Melted fuel removal at Japan’s tsunami-wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant begins in 2021, but details on how the complex should look at the e…

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