• Kyodo News


A number of consumer service firms in Tokyo, including a school for people seeking qualifications as language interpreters and a driving school, collapsed last year when the economy went into a tailspin.

Given the distressed condition of the failed firms, customers are unlikely to get back their tuition and other fees.

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