Month: June 2013

Cost of Living in Tokyo

I finally got down to writing this when I’m about to leave in less than a month’s time. Accommodation I lived in Musashino city for around 15 months
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A young female newscaster has recently been flamed for use of discriminatory language during a game of しりとり (shiritori*) on morning news and entertainment show “Zip!” * Shiritori
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Following the new restrictions on dispatch workers last November, a new form of employment has emerged. This form of employment is known as 限定正社員 (loosely, “limited permanent staff”).
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