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Internship: IMF Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific is accepting applications for summer internship positions. Economist intern: One position Ph.D. or Master student in economics or related fields • Language skill: Fluent English reading and writing … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: At Home Abroad: The Contemporary Western Experience in Japan

With Japan’s graying working population rapidly dwindling, supplementing the labor shortage with non-Japanese workers has been proposed as one solution to this demographic crisis.  It is crucial, however, that foreign nationals not only be “imported,” but also that Japanese and … Continue reading

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The Realities and Benefits of Translation as a Full-time Job – An Introduction

This week we have a special guest article on translation by a professional in the field. Ever wonder what it takes to be a translator? Considering going outside of academia with your Japanese? See what he has to say about … Continue reading

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Funding: Daiwa Scholarship [UK]

http://www.dajf.org.uk/scholarships/general-information The Daiwa Scholarship is a unique 19-month programme of language study, work placement and homestay in Japan. Daiwa Scholarships offer young and talented UK citizens with strong leadership potential, the opportunity to acquire Japanese language skills, and to access … Continue reading

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FAQ: The content of “What can I do with a B.A. in Japanese Studies?”

This week I’d like to take a moment to address a frequently asked question we get here at Shinpai Deshou to clarify for our readers some of the reasons behind our daily content: If the title of your blog is “What can … Continue reading

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