LIFESTYLE

Cigarettes and Society

“Smokers and non-smokers, living in harmony.” This slogan is made by JT (Japan Tobacco Inc) that is ranked as the third largest cigarette company in the world in 2014, aiming to make life equally comfortable for smokers and non-smokers. Many people…

Mundo de Alegria

“Shitureishimasu.(Excuse me in Japanese)” Children enter the teacher’s room with cheerful voices and smiles. Then they begin to speak Spanish and Portuguese. “Mundo de Alegria” in Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, is a school for children from Latin America. The small world here…

How to Welcome Muslims to Japan

Japan welcomed more than 10 million international visitors in 2013, achieving the government’s goal. Simplification of visas regulations for Southeast Asian countries had a huge impact on this record. While welcoming a number of Muslim visitors, Japanese people lack knowledge…