Category Archives: Culture and History

What women want from work

What women want from work

What women want from work Among the fears that most young women face when entering the job market are those related to job prospects, expectations, and the challenges of a…

Tokyo Christmas Market – another Hibiya Park triumph

Tokyo Christmas Market – another Hibiya Park triumph

Tokyo Christmas Market – another Hibiya Park triumph TOKYO — You can feel it in the air, even in Tokyo. Christmas is coming. Tokyo gets itself into the Christmas spirit…

Kanji meaning gold or money picked as best symbolizing 2016

Kanji meaning gold or money picked as best symbolizing 2016

Kanji meaning gold or money picked as best symbolizing 2016   Click here to view original web page at www.japantimes.co.jp Want to discuss about the post you just read? Visit…

Tokyo restaurant’s all-you-can-eat crab is less than 18 bucks, and its cocktails under 50 cents

Tokyo restaurant’s all-you-can-eat crab is less than 18 bucks, and its cocktails under 50 cents

Tokyo restaurant’s all-you-can-eat crab is less than 18 bucks, and its cocktails under 50 cents With RocketNews24’s great love of all-you-can-eat deals, some might worry that our eyes are bigger…

Do young Japanese women want to be housewives?

Do young Japanese women want to be housewives?

Do young Japanese women want to be housewives? TOKYO — As discussed in our Women in Japan series, being a housewife is still a respected career in Japan. A common…

Up to 40% of Japanese men can’t sleep because of work stress

Up to 40% of Japanese men can’t sleep because of work stress

Up to 40% of Japanese men can’t sleep because of work stress TOKYO — A recent controversy surrounding the suicide of a young worker at Japanese advertising giant Dentsu has…

W.T.F. Japan: Top 5 steps to immigrate to Japan 【Weird Top Five】

W.T.F. Japan: Top 5 steps to immigrate to Japan 【Weird Top Five】

W.T.F. Japan: Top 5 steps to immigrate to Japan 【Weird Top Five】 So maybe certain recent events have made you decide you no longer want to live in your home…

Japanese airline takes us on a trip with commercial focusing on family togetherness

Japanese airline takes us on a trip with commercial focusing on family togetherness

Japanese airline takes us on a trip with commercial focusing on family togetherness TOKYO — I have many a fond memory of taking family trips while growing up. It didn’t…

Japan’s cigarette culture: elderly ramen customer’s gesture of courtesy goes up in smoke

Japan’s cigarette culture: elderly ramen customer’s gesture of courtesy goes up in smoke

Japan’s cigarette culture: elderly ramen customer’s gesture of courtesy goes up in smoke Click here to view original web page at en.rocketnews24.com While the Western world has increasingly been embracing…

Japanese love hotel makes plans to apply for Guinness World Record

Japanese love hotel makes plans to apply for Guinness World Record

Japanese love hotel makes plans to apply for Guinness World Record Travellers to Japan can enjoy a huge variety of different accommodation options, including tiny capsules with anime characters, luxurious…