SAITAMA (Kyodo) The Tokyo Regional Immigration Bureau on Wednesday told the Filipino parents of a 13-year-old girl that temporary permission for the family to stay in Japan has been extended by a month to Feb. 13.

Arlan Calderon, 36, and his wife, Sarah, 38, turned up at the bureau asking authorities to allow them and their daughter, Noriko, who was born and raised in Japan, to continue living in the country.

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