Common sense will actually keep you pretty safe when navigating the “etiquette minefield” of a job interview in Japan.
Seiji Nakazawa, our Osaka-raised correspondent, shares what he thinks the region-based criteria are for ikemen in Japan’s two major cites.
National government confirms legality of decision by administrators in Osaka.
In a country where many women choose not to shave their pubic hair, this company is offering some assistance to those who do.
And not because they’re all cute like Pikachu.
Opposing sides of the discussion offer differing interpretations of illustrated example.
When they can’t have it all, where do their priorities lie?
Both sides of the debate express concerns about children’s mental and emotional development.
Policy shift aligns Japan with international standard.
Japan’s infamous bar barkers often won’t take no for an answer, but one veteran says this response will stop them in their tracks.
Japan’s nonsmokers hit back against “smoking etiquette”, suggesting the best etiquette would be to quit once and for all.
Artist thinks men have a much narrower view of what’s attractive.
When calling in sick just won’t do, a couple men took ditching work to a whole new level.
With the controversy over the model’s Vogue photos ongoing, has anyone bothered to check on how Japan feels?
Today, there’s a RocketBaby in the RocketNews24 office.
How to swiftly, and humorously, deal with the bane of every TV owner’s existence in Japan.
Attorney for single mother says she can’t afford to pay to have her tattoos removed.
Critics still likely to find problems with legislation.
But sometimes the driving factor is who they don’t want to sit by instead.