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How Does Japan’s Business Culture Differ from Other Countries?<br>(from a non-Japanese perspective)

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Japan is known for having a unique and distinct corporate culture. Many readers of this post may be interested in learning about the differences in business practices when hiring foreign nationals or working with foreign affiliated firms. To better understand the contrasts between Japan and other countries, this article will focus on business practices in…

202110.20
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What exactly is a Nikkeijin?

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Summary of Nikkeijin’s Residency Status and Employment Regulations. Many companies look to hire a foreign national who is of Japanese descent for their ability to understand the Japanese culture and language. While the term “Nikkei” is commonly used, many people may question “What exactly is a Nikkei?”. In this post, we will also define Nikkeijin,…

202109.28
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What is a “Certificate of Legal Capacity to Marry”?

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When a Japanese national marries a foreign national, there are several documents that need to be submitted, one of which is the “Certificate of Legal Capacity to Marry”. Some may find it difficult to find information pertaining to “Certificate of Legal Capacity to Marry”, as it is not required for Japanese marriages. That is why…

Notes on Accounting Estimates
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Notes on Accounting Estimates

Introduction The “Accounting Standard for Disclosure of Accounting Estimates” has become mandatory for fiscal years ending on or after March 31, 2021. This accounting standard mentioned does not apply to the actual process of accounting, it is to provide a standard for the notes provided to financial statements. IFRS-compliant companies have already been providing detailed…