What is prison like in Japan?

Following Mursit Avsar's answer, "perhaps the most striking feature of Japanese prisons is  silence:  both  literal  and  the  one  caused  by  the seal  of  official  secrecy surrounding them" .Prisons in Japan allow minimum (or none) human contact, including with other inmates and external visitors. According to

Will my cell phone work in Japan?

You have not provided any information about your phone, and what you want to do with it here. Are you talking about global roaming? See your carrier regarding functionality and rates. Are you a traveller, Is it unlocked and you

Do Japanese people use deodorant?

Overall, the answer is no. There are products sold in stores that are called

How to import a used car from Japan

The short answer is that it is virtually impossible. I know people who have done it, and it involves a process called gray marketing. A friend of mine imported his right hand drive Nissan Skyline through Canada, and Hawaii. Before all was said and done he had to bring the car up to American specs which involved

What type of work is easy in Japan for foreigners?

Other than teaching your native language, you can be a chef or other restaurant staff. That is in fact one way to get your visa and stable employment. Massage is another way. These two fields are the reasons you see so any ethnic

Will a mobile phone from Japan work in India?

Yes it will work if it can beat other mobiles in specs and price also whether the build quality is good or not after sale service,  but India is the place where any chip things can gets sold out in just in seconds so just come and get your cellphone sale in just in seconds

What are some mind-blowing facts about Japan?

Japan is a fascinating country with a rich culture. Here are some facts I know about the country.In Japanese, the name

What is the cheapest way to stay and travel in Tokyo, Japan?

Cheapest?Go to any hardware store and buy a

What is the most commonly used mobile phone in Japan?

Japan gets around 100 handsets per year, and people change their devices usually every two years (some models you can get even for free when you renew your contract so there is no incentive to keep the old one). In other words, there is no

Is it possible to become a teacher in Japan and teach a subject other than English?

Assuming that what you are asking is if there are jobs for foreigners to teach subjects in English other than teaching English as a foreign language.Yes, I know many foreign teachers here in Japan at the Christian international school where we have our homeschool support group. There are quite a few international

Will my cell phone work in Japan?

You have not provided any information about your phone, and what you want to do with it here. Are you talking about global roaming? See your carrier regarding functionality and rates. Are you a traveller, Is it unlocked and you

Will a mobile phone from Japan work in India?

Yes it will work if it can beat other mobiles in specs and price also whether the build quality is good or not after sale service,  but India is the place where any chip things can gets sold out in just in seconds so just come and get your cellphone sale in just in seconds

What is the best electric car currently available in Japan?

Probably the new Nissan Leaf, which is one of the best EVs in the world today. With its 40 kWh battery it provides a range of up to 185 miles on a single charge. As most people stop for a break after 100 miles of driving, that leaves plenty in reserve. While stopped for a break,

Will my cell phone work in Japan?

You have not provided any information about your phone, and what you want to do with it here. Are you talking about global roaming? See your carrier regarding functionality and rates. Are you a traveller, Is it unlocked and you

What are some mind-blowing facts about Japan?

Japan is a fascinating country with a rich culture. Here are some facts I know about the country.In Japanese, the name

Do Japanese people use deodorant?

Overall, the answer is no. There are products sold in stores that are called

Will a mobile phone from Japan work in India?

Yes it will work if it can beat other mobiles in specs and price also whether the build quality is good or not after sale service,  but India is the place where any chip things can gets sold out in just in seconds so just come and get your cellphone sale in just in seconds

What is the cheapest way to stay and travel in Tokyo, Japan?

Cheapest?Go to any hardware store and buy a

Do high school teachers in Japan have their own office?

I'm working at a high school right now, and my wife works at a junior high. I can say for certain this is how most if not all junior and senior high schools in the country are organized:First, there is no such thing as an individual teacher's classroom. The

What is the most commonly used mobile phone in Japan?

Japan gets around 100 handsets per year, and people change their devices usually every two years (some models you can get even for free when you renew your contract so there is no incentive to keep the old one). In other words, there is no

Is it possible to become a teacher in Japan and teach a subject other than English?

Assuming that what you are asking is if there are jobs for foreigners to teach subjects in English other than teaching English as a foreign language.Yes, I know many foreign teachers here in Japan at the Christian international school where we have our homeschool support group. There are quite a few international

Will my cell phone work in Japan?

You have not provided any information about your phone, and what you want to do with it here. Are you talking about global roaming? See your carrier regarding functionality and rates. Are you a traveller, Is it unlocked and you

Do Japanese people use deodorant?

Overall, the answer is no. There are products sold in stores that are called

Will a mobile phone from Japan work in India?

Yes it will work if it can beat other mobiles in specs and price also whether the build quality is good or not after sale service,  but India is the place where any chip things can gets sold out in just in seconds so just come and get your cellphone sale in just in seconds

What type of work is easy in Japan for foreigners?

Other than teaching your native language, you can be a chef or other restaurant staff. That is in fact one way to get your visa and stable employment. Massage is another way. These two fields are the reasons you see so any ethnic

Will my cell phone work in Japan?

You have not provided any information about your phone, and what you want to do with it here. Are you talking about global roaming? See your carrier regarding functionality and rates. Are you a traveller, Is it unlocked and you

Is it possible to become a teacher in Japan and teach a subject other than English?

Assuming that what you are asking is if there are jobs for foreigners to teach subjects in English other than teaching English as a foreign language.Yes, I know many foreign teachers here in Japan at the Christian international school where we have our homeschool support group. There are quite a few international

Will a mobile phone from Japan work in India?

Yes it will work if it can beat other mobiles in specs and price also whether the build quality is good or not after sale service,  but India is the place where any chip things can gets sold out in just in seconds so just come and get your cellphone sale in just in seconds

What is the best cell phone plan for a 3 month stay in Japan?

Without a residents card your options are limited.  B-mobile visitor plan is the best option I know for visitors in Japan: b-mobile VISITOR SIM | b-mobile wireless internetThere are other rental options available from the airport e.g. Japan Cell Phone

Why did Japan not withdraw from China as its Pacific Front was crumbling, and the threat of US invasion imminent?

Ultrz nationalist military who wanted to contue until everyone onJapan was dead. Manypeople do not realize that there was an attemptef coup-detat by some militarist Army officers on the ever of the Emporers radio address to the nation anouncing the surrender(note, auto corrdct on my tablet somtimes inserts the wrong word and i may notcatch ot,

What would an invasion of Japan by China look like (if the US was not involved)?

It would look like this;....Because it's not going to ever happen. There is still understandable resentment in China due to the genocidal killings of at least 10 million people during the Japanese occupation in World War II, and Japan not taking much responsibility

How did the Japanese military treat its wounded in WW2?

Japanese casualties in Pacific theatreWorld War II death toll of all nationsImperial Japan's World War Two 1931-1945

Why did the Japanese military massacre a group of nurses on Bangka Island, Indonesia in WW2?

The nurses massacred by the Japanese were survivors, along with about 140 men, soldiers and civilians, from the sinking of the SS Vyner Brooke by the Japanese off the coast of Sumatra as they sought to escape from Singapore. The survivors surrendered to the Japanese on Bangka Island

How did the Japanese military treat its wounded in WW2?

Japanese casualties in Pacific theatreWorld War II death toll of all nationsImperial Japan's World War Two 1931-1945

What was the reason for the US bombing Japan during WW2?

This may seem rather simplistic, but the US and Japan were at WAR with each other. If Japan could have bombed the US mainland, they would have.The US, over time, developed the forward positions (land-based) and gained enough control of the seas for carrier-based bomber attacks onto Japan's

To what extent was the Japanese invasion of China justified in WW2?

It is not true.The Japanese were already starving since ancient times, all the way till the 1960s when Japan finally rebuilt its economy. Particularly in the early 20th Century, common people were starving because:1. Japan was still far behind western

Has Israel ever condemned Japan over WW2 war atrocities especially against the Chinese?

To be honest, I never heard of or seen any report of Israel condemning Japan for their WW2 atrocities. I mean then again, do all of you remember when Germany recognize the Armenian Genocide?Germany declares Armenian killings a "genocide"German MPs recognise Armenian 'genocide'

Can Japan face China by itself with no US support?

In a full on war, Japan doesn't stand a chance with out the US. The Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force would be enough to reasonably fight off China's navy, but it would be similiar to how World War 2 played out; the Chinese have the

Why did the Japanese military massacre a group of nurses on Bangka Island, Indonesia in WW2?

The nurses massacred by the Japanese were survivors, along with about 140 men, soldiers and civilians, from the sinking of the SS Vyner Brooke by the Japanese off the coast of Sumatra as they sought to escape from Singapore. The survivors surrendered to the Japanese on Bangka Island

If the US had not placed an embargo on Japan in 1940, would Japan eventually defeated China?

Assuming no Pearl Harbor and no Pacific War against the Allies?I think the outcome would have been a stalemate as Chinese forces undertook a ‘long march' into the interior and Japanese extended their lines of communication as far as they were able.What would have followed

Why is Japan fond of ghosts?

Oh this is a fun one.This is one of those genres of Japanese life that is never translated into other languages - thus the lack of resources to understand that some Japanese people LOVE ghosts and ghost stories (unless you are in Hawaii where these

What if Japan had accomplished its goals during WW2?

History tells us that empires rise relatively quickly, then collapse. If challenged militarily, they may collapse as quickly as they arose. Otherwise, they collapse slowly as the people who started the empire loose interest in dying to spread it further and those they dominate invent new ways to resist their rulers.There are three phasese. The first is

Why didn't Japan invade Hawaii instead of attacking Pearl Harbor? Would it not have made more sense for Japan to occupy Hawaii in 1941 instead of just attempting to destroy the Navy docked there?

If the Japanese could have, they would have.Pearl Harbor was the main American base in the Pacific. It had the facilities to repair their damaged ships. It also stored most of the fleet's oil reserves. It had the deep harbor facilities that could accommodate

How did Japan conquer the whole of Malaya and reach Singapore within a few weeks? Why didn't the British fight in Malaya instead of Singapore?

The British did fight the Japanese in Malaya. But they lost. So they retreated back to Singapore.The Japanese had control of the air, and sea. They easily sunk the two modern British capital ships HMS Prince of Wales and Repulse with airplanes. It was unprecedented.The last time the

Is Japan's wealth fake?

What exactly do you mean? Your question is very ambiguous.Statistics show that Japan is a wealthy nation in terms of GDP and other economic measures. But if you mean do the Japanese have a lower standard of living, then I think you're onto something.The Japanese have a lot of money, and they