What are the differences between a branch and a subsidiary in Japan?

We’d like to share some tips about the differences between a branch and a subsidiary and hope that they … 続きを読む

Second-hand business license application

Second-hand business license is required when dealing with second-hand goods (used, repaired) and the deals ea … 続きを読む

Japan surprises with a four-day workweek

In June, the Japanese Government made headlines proposing a four-day workweek. This came as a surprise for sur … 続きを読む

Extension of the effective periods of COEs (Updated July 5, 2021)

Immigration Service Agency of Japan has announced a following new measure to extend the effective periods of C … 続きを読む

All Arrangement Service

The Japanese government has prohibited non-Japanese people without residence cards from entering Japan. There … 続きを読む

The requirements for an intra-company transfer visa

The requirements for an intra-company transfee visa are having been employed at the head office or its affilia … 続きを読む

Indoor farms and agritech in Japan

Japan’s well-known lack of space has opened the door for agritech and indoor farms. Agritech or Agricult … 続きを読む

May featured business affairs

1.Accounting(Japanese Group Relief System) The recent tax reform has introduced the Japanese group relief syst … 続きを読む

Japan to be a battery leader?

Did you know that Japan is the world’s No.1 when it comes to battery-related patents? There are already … 続きを読む

Establishment of business entity in Japan

Regarding the establishment of entities in Japan, there are mainly 2 methods, which are a subsidiary company a … 続きを読む