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Job Openings: Japan Times Editor (two positions)

Via: Work for us | The Japan Times Institution: The Japan Times Location: Tokyo Type: Full-time (part-time a possibility) Education: not indicated Application Deadline: Feb 7 The Japan Times is seeking experienced editors for two positions: New Desk Editor, and … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Political and Economic Affairs Assistant, Consulate-General of Japan in Houston

Institution: Consulate-General of Japan in Houston Location: Houston, TX Education: college degree Deadline: August 26, 2013 Title : Political and Economic Affairs Assistant Salary:Commensurate with experience Benefits : Paid vacation, medical/dental insurance, US federal and some Japanese national holidays Working hours … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Associate TV News Producer, Tokyo Broadcasting System [NY]

Via the JETWit.com jobs mailing list. Location: New York, NY Start Date: As soon as possible Posted May 10, 2013) Payment: Entry level position with full time and overtime payment. Company: Tokyo Broadcasting System International, Inc. The New York News … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Associate Producer, TV Asahi America

Via JETwit.com. Position: Associate Producer Posted by: TV ASAHI America Location: Washington, DC Education: BA required, MA preferred Start Date: N/A Posted Mar. 26, 2013 Overview: The Washington, D.C. Bureau of TV Asahi, a national Japanese broadcasting company (similar to … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Communications Assistant, The Asia Foundation

Institution: The Asia Foundation Location: San Francisco, CA Education: BA Posted March 1, 2013 Deadline: March 15, 2013 The Asia Foundation is seeking a Communications Assistant for its San Francisco office’s Global Communications unit. The Communications Assistant is a key … Continue reading

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FLFs: Kitten delays Tokyo trains – Adopt disaster-affected pets!

Writing here at Shinpai Deshou still isn’t quite back on track yet, since a couple of our contributors are in the process of overseas and domestic moves from and within Japan, but we promise more great things next week! In … Continue reading

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Smart vending machines make corporate big brother a little more creepy

Japan is known worldwide for its innovative, if not sometimes bizarre, ventures into new technology. It’s also known for having vending machines on almost every block in most urban areas, carrying everything from bottled drinks to women’s underwear (though the … Continue reading

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