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2021 Top Jobs in Japan Week 12

If you have experience in project coordination or management, automotive or heavy machinery sales, corporate or legal English editing or advertising and marketing — there are opportunities available in all of these areas in this week's top jobs in Japan!

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Discover Tohoku with the New JR East Pass

Non-native residents of Japan can now travel through all of Tohoku and beyond, for a discounted price previously only available to inbound tourists.

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Culture

The Coronavirus Situation in Japan

Everything you need to know about COVID-19 in Japan so far.

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Learn

Tweet of the Week #123: Ramen Shop Owner Warns Against Undercooked Chashu

Is raw pork belly worth getting sick over?

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Live

Persevering through COVID-19: What we Can Learn from Japan’s Cherry Blossoms

Like the temporary nature of the cherry blossom season, this too shall pass.

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My First Trip to Tohoku: Why It Belongs on Your Post-Pandemic Travel List

From locally sourced food to spiritual healing and incredible scenic views, traveling from coast to coast in Tohoku is an experience you shouldn’t miss.

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2021 Top Jobs in Japan Week 11

Spring is in the air and this week's list of top jobs in Japan might just offer the work opportunity that blossoms into a new career!

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Tweet of the Week #122: Konbini Orders Too Much Pineapple Juice, Calls For Help

What's the manager going to do with all this pineapple juice?!

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This Is What It's Like to Tour Inside the Fukushima Exclusion Zone

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10 Years After the Great East Japan Earthquake

The solemn marker of a difficult decade for people and communities affected by the events of March 11, 2011

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Work

2021 Top Jobs in Japan Week 10

Are you looking for new work opportunities? Check out some of the top jobs in Japan that are available this week, including advertising company marketing and sales specialists, systems engineers, administrative staff and more.

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Live

How Much Is the Average Rent in Tokyo?

Learn what the cheapest and most expensive areas are for living in Tokyo.

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Learn

Tweet of the Week 121: System Failure Hits 5,000 Mizuho Bank ATMs

ATMs are eating everyone's bank card in Japan!

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