Work and Study


Everyday Life

Financial Matters

  • Taxes
    Information about paying taxes in Japan.
  • Cost of Living
    Information about prices in Japan.
  • Banking
    About Japanese banks and how to open an account.

Basic Services



Various Issues

  • Holidays
    A list of public holidays and annual events.
  • Calendar
    Basic information on the Japanese calendar.
  • Emergencies
    What to do in case of an emergency.
  • Names
    Basic information on Japanese names.
  • Business cards
    Business cards are used extensively in Japan.

General Background

  • Food
    An introduction to the Japanese cuisine.
  • Etiquette
    Introduction to Japanese customs.
  • Language
    Introduction to the Japanese language.
  • Religion
    Introduction to religion in Japan.
  • Travel
    Introduction on travel in Japan.