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Japan Offers Thousands of POEA-Accredited Jobs for Filipino Overseas Workers (OFWs)

Filipino workers remain in-demand all over the world for their diligence, amiability, solid qualifications, and their innate ability to adapt to various cultures and in learning a foreign language. Th...

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Advantages of Working as a Factory Worker in Japan

Factory workers in Japan have several advantages over those in many other countries, especially in the Middle East where thousands of Filipinos work. For Filipinos, these advantages include comparable...

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Places in Japan that famous anime are based on and what to do there

If you’re a big anime fan, you want to visit the “seichi” (holy ground) of famous anime in Japan. Not only are these locations themselves special to fans, but they are places worth a...

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Japan and its Seasons: Amazing year-round

So you want to visit Japan but you’re not sure when to? Japan is famous for its distinctive four seasons and what they have to offer. Here’s a general guide of what Japan is like in each s...

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How to Say Sorry in Japanese: in a culture that apologizes for everything

In Japan, people often apologize for many things. It doesn’t mean we are always personally in the wrong but rather, it shows awareness in our part in an interaction. Whether you are apologizing ...

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Tokyo Cherry Blossom Season: The most popular spots to see sakura in Tokyo

If it’s your first cherry blossom season in Tokyo, these are the places to be! Anyone living in Tokyo has been to many of the following places, since they are considered “teiban” - t...

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Spend the Entire Day at Tokyo Dome!

If you ever get tired of moving around from place to place to have fun, here’s a great area to spend your entire day! Tokyo Dome City offers a vast range of activities for all ages, from sports ...

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Does Hulu, Netflix, Spotify or Tinder Work in Japan? What about Uber? A Short Guide to Popular Services & Their Availability in Japan

You’re going to Japan for vacation or work but you’re worried you won’t be able to access certain things while away from home. And are there any differences between the service in yo...

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How to Say Thank You in Japanese: For All Types of Situations

Did you know that there are many different phrases to say thank you in Japanese? They vary depending on the formality of the situation and your relationship with the person. You want to show your grat...

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