Category Archives: Featured

Securing License for Second-hand Dealership

There are times when we receive inquiries about securing license for second-hand dealership in Japan. To address this type of question, we decided to discuss it briefly in this article. If an individual or corporation is interested in online selling … Continue reading

April-Featured business affairs

1. Accounting (a case of impact on IFRS application) The Sosei Group which will voluntarily apply to IFRS from March 2014 has published their trial calculation governed by IFRS about their consolidated performance forecast in FY2014. The current net profit … Continue reading

Japanese Companies’ Increases Overseas Investment

Before the leadership of PM Abe, many Japanese were convinced that their economy was not doing very well. Aside from the decrease of manpower particularly with regular workers, the overseas investments also declined. Generally, there was an economic crisis as … Continue reading

Expectations for the Japanese Economy

Japanese people have been enduring the shrinking economy for last 20 years. They couldn’t have any hope left due to the various economic movements such as deflation, political confusion and strong currency. Now, PM Abe decided to put a stop … Continue reading

Japanese Security Market – How Can Foreign Investors Penetrate?

It has already been 2 year since PM Abe started his strategy called “Abenomics”. These days, the Japanese Security market is becoming brisk and ready to accept various investments from all over the world. Due to this improving economic situation, … Continue reading

US-Japan Business & Technology Symposium 2014

Just last month, a government agency held a Business and Technology Symposium in San Francisco, California. This aimed to revisit the economic relationship between both countries. During the symposium, Japanese government officials did some interesting talks. The top agencies that … Continue reading

Featured business affairs

1. Accounting (Research on employee benefit cost) The research conducted by KEIDANREN (Japan Business Federation) shows that the average Welfare and Benefit cost borne by an employer for an employee from April 2012 to March 2013 was JPY 104,243 per … Continue reading

Japan Held a Tourism Fair in China

Despite the ongoing territorial disputes between Japan and China, it is very pleasing to know that China allowed Japan to conduct a tourism fair in its territory. The fair’s main goal is to promote Japan as an attractive destination for … Continue reading

Japan Won a Gold Medal in the Winter Olympics

Just like the regular Olympics, Winter Olympics also comes every four years. For the year 2014, it was held in Sochi, Russia. Several countries participated in the 15 different disciplines such as figure skating, skiing, biathlon, curling, hockey and a … Continue reading

Licenses to Manufacture and Sell Alcoholic Beverages

There are times when we received some inquiries about securing a license to manufacture and sell alcohol in Japan. To address this type of question, we decided to discuss it briefly in this article. Japanese Sake is becoming popular in … Continue reading