Do Japanese celebrate Christmas?

In keeping with the holiday season, this time we want to delve into the role of religion in Japan and explain whether and how Christmas is celebrated in Japan. Religion in Japan Christianity is not a major religion in Japan”, so most holidays and rituals are connected to Japanese religions such Zen-Buddhism and the Shinto…

“Time is money”

(translation from JCO article in Japanese) The Japanese government has launched a new work-style reform in Japan as from April 1st, 2019 which steers the Japanese labour market towards a more globally aligned approach to work and efficiency. One of the goals appears to be reduce overly long working hours. It is an interesting fact…