| Nov 3, 2013

Pensions will pay, but only after 25 years


One reader wrote to Lifelines with a question regarding pensions:I’m a part-time English university instructor, now working at two Tokyo universities. In nine years, I will be 70 and, as it stands today, should anticipate being forced to retire. I will still have to ...

| Aug 12, 2013

So you want to start a business in Japan?


Reader VS writes: “I am a Spanish national interested in getting information about how to start a business in Japan. What is the minimum required to invest for this purpose and how is this linked to obtaining a residence status? Any information — in ...