Category Archives: Featured

It’s Time to Shape Up!

In a common marathon, participants wear a jersey and a pair of shorts together with a best- performing brand of rubber shoes. For some, a bottle water is an add-on that may sometimes slow down a participant. Nevertheless, any participant … Continue reading

February Featured business affairs

1. Accounting(An Exposure Draft of the proposed amendment to PITF No.44,“Accounting Policies Applied to Foreign Subsidiaries for Consolidating Financial Statements”.) The revision of PITF No.18, “A Practical Solution to the Unification of Accounting Policies Applied to Foreign Subsidiaries for Consolidated … Continue reading

A Fusion of Traditional and Modern Japanese Architecture – Is It Possible?

The renovation of traditional Japanese houses crosses between the traditional Japanese architect called “Kominka” and foreign/modern style is gaining popularity nowadays. In Kyoto particularly, we can find lots of Kominka especially Kyoto-style Kominkas. By the way, people call them “Kyo-Machiya” … Continue reading

Tax Free System – Giving More Reasons To Enjoy Shopping

When visiting a country for the first time, it is very common for tourists to shop for souvenirs before heading back to the home country. This is a practice that most people do regardless of the nationality. To save a … Continue reading

Deregulation Hopes to Accelerates Direct Foreign Investments

The Government of Japan will make changes on the criteria of investment Visa acquisitions. If a business person plans on starting a business, the current criteria requires company registration in order to acquire an investment visa. In connection, company registration … Continue reading

Why Consider Japan for Business Expansion

Being one of the most progressive countries in Asia, Japan is famous not only in its tourism but also considered as one of the best places to start business with. Yearly, millions of tourists visit Japan to see its beauty … Continue reading

Getting Lucky in a Bag on New Year’s Day

In the united states, Black Friday Sale is considered to be the best shopping day for Americans. This happens yearly just in time for Thanksgiving Day, which is a very important event for them. In Japan, there’s also a special … Continue reading

January Featured business affairs

1. Accounting(Roles and responsibilities of external directors.) The Financial Services Agency and the Tokyo Stock Exchange held the seventh session of the Council of Expert – Concerning Corporate Governance Code. The draft presented by the council’s secretariat states that it … Continue reading

Free Wi-Fi Service in Japan

Taking photos and posting them in various social networking sites are just two of the most common things to do while on a tour. Easy access to the internet is a consideration for most people and free wi-fi is always … Continue reading

What You Must Know Before Travelling to Japan

Most foreigners want to see the beauty of Japan and experience the best of the country’s culture. Part of the unique culture is the act of “bowing”, which is not common to most countries. For Japanese, this is an ultimate … Continue reading