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Quick route to permanent residency in Japan

I had to wait 10 years to qualify for permanent residency in Japan. The Ministry of Justice is now looking to cut it to ONE. Permanent residency is a privilege not a right and I respect that although in the end I reckon 90% of the decision was based on how much tax I paid. 332 more words


Business culture -the key of success or just imagination

We are millions of people in the World.

We are personalities.

We all act according to the family traditions, unwritten laws, religion, country laws or stereotypes. 117 more words


NIS arrests 128 foreigners attempting to obtain Nigerian ID Cards

 The Adamawa State Command of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) last year apprehended 128 foreigners who attempted to acquire the National Identity Card.

The Command Comptroller, Sule Wunti, disclosed this on Wednesday in Yola in a review of the activities of the command for 2016. 207 more words


Karaoke Kulture🌀

It’s important to note that no matter where you are, who you’re with or what you’re doing there is an element of culture involved. Every place you visit has its own story. 426 more words

Switzerland: Rail passengers complain to SBB over burqa posters

The Local


12 January 2017

Photo: SBB

Members of the public are calling on Swiss Federal Railways (SBB) to remove controversial posters from its railway stations just days after right-wing campaigners launched their provocative publicity campaign. 156 more words

The Muslim Times

Documentary on foreigners who stayed in Japan after the March 2011 earthquake

After the earthquake in 2011, conflustered governments outside of Japan encouraged their citizens to return home, some affreting planes especially to allow their nationals to return home. 19 more words

Still living in Canaan as a foreigner

Joseph and his brothers: Genesis 37–50

If you’re keeping track of how long Abraham and his descendants lived as foreigners in Canaan, you could look to this point: 46 more words