Japanese startup company VALU set new limitation on their service to avoid troubles like those are caused by famous Japanese Youtuber Hikaru, Raphael, Ikkun from Kindan boys and their company’s director Igawa.
Japanese prime minister Sinzo Abe is now working on improving work environment in Japan. But Japanese weekly magazine Bunshun reported he regularly goes to ryotei “Kyoto Hyoki” letting employees work illegally without appropriate days off. Ryotei is a type of luxurious traditional Japanese restaurant.
A famous Japanese actress Yoko Maki has announced that She’s going to take part in comic market 93 as a seller. But many fans of Comic Market condemned for her participation. Finally she made a statement on her Facebook account that she won’t join Comic Market 93.
Japanese Job Search Site Wantedly is becoming a conversation topic now. Some users say that Wantedly is trying to remove bad reputations about the company from the internet with allegations of DMCA violation.
Mitsui Sumitomo Trust Club which publishes Diners Club Card to Japanese customers started “Gohiiki Yoyaku“. Gohiiki means patron, Yoyaku means reservation in Japanese language. It makes Diners Club Card customers reserve restaurants which are hard to reserve, on the day like a patron.
Pawnshop application “CASH” was re-released on August 24th 2017 in Japan. CASH is an application that customers can change their belongings into money easily. If a customer send a picture of their belongings to the application CASH, it immediately evaluate the belongings and transfer the assessed amount to the customer’s account. Then the customer can transfer the money from CASH‘s account to their bank account. The customer is required to sent the belongings to a company Bank, Inc operating this pawn shopping service within 2 weeks.