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US dollars slips 3 years low to Japanese Yen

The dollar slipped to a three-year low against a basket of currencies on Friday, headed for its biggest weekly loss in two years, as bearish factors offset support the U.S. currency could take from rising Treasury yields. Speculators’ net short … Continue reading

Traveling to Japan – How to Spend Less During Peak Season

For most travelers, Japan is always part of their bucket list. With its breath-taking views and natural wonders, who wouldn’t want to see such? However, for budget travelers this can’t be on top of their list. In just a few … Continue reading

What is a Seal Certificate?

Japan has a local custom to use a Seal for formal documents and this is an inevitable custom for foreign entrepreneurs as well. The Seal is called 印鑑 (Inkan) or 判子 (Hanko) in Japanese and we usually use this in … Continue reading

Feburary featured business affairs

1. Accounting(Relationship between the Outline of Tax Revisions of 2018 and the Accounting Standard for Revenue Recognition) The Outline of Tax Revisions of 2018, as a measure concerning the recognition of revenue in corporate tax, (1)the amount of revenue to be … Continue reading

What people said at Davos

World Economic Forum was hold at Davos in last week, and here we will show short review of who said what at Davos. US president Donald Trump: President Donald Trump’s speech was the most widely-anticipated moment at this year’s event. … Continue reading

Japan Landed Top in BTC Investment

In the past article, Cryptocurrency was explained and Bitcoin was introduced as the leader in this industry. With the fast-growing advancement in technology and financial field, this software platform became widely accepted and people are starting to find it as … Continue reading

Things you will need to consider before setting up a company Vol.3

When you consider setting up your new business in Japan, you will need to make sure whether or not your business requires a license in Japan. In case you need a license, you must not engage in any business activities … Continue reading

Coming of Age: A Very Important Japanese Tradition

For some countries, 21 is considered as the legal and adult age. When a man or woman reaches this age, he/she is given more rights and permission to do some “adult” tasks. It is also the time when both men … Continue reading

Is there really exist “Men flu”?

As commonly used, the term man flu could be describing a constitutional character flaw of men who, when felled by a cold or flu, embellish the severity of their symptoms, quickly adopt a helpless “patient role,” and rely heavily on … Continue reading

January featured business affairs

1. Accounting(Comment about the exposure draft for accounting standards drafts for Revenue Recognition) In July 2017, the Accounting Standards Board of Japan (ASBJ) released an exposure draft for accounting standards (Draft of statement No.61) for Revenue Recognition and an exposure draft … Continue reading