Tag Archives: Japan

Nuclear problem?

After the big earthquake, the biggest problem happened to be the nuclear plants, which is very scary. Here are some links that monitors radiation in different locations. By checking these frequently, our chance of being safe can increase: 都道府県別環境放射能水準調査結果(文部科学省) ガイガーカウンタ 茨城県 Meltdown alert at Japan reactor (BBC) NHK News

Got permanent residency

After working here for more than 10 years, and waiting for several months, I eventually got the permanent residency on last Friday. I am very happy with this since now I have much bigger freedom than before. Ordinary visas have strict limitations. I hadn’t been aware of this before, until a friend of mine was […]

Japanese Calendar

This is an online Japanese calendar, based on the wonderful online Chinese calendar written by Sean Lin. This is very handy to check when you don’t have a calendar at hand. I made mistakes like rushing to office and eventually found that I was the only one there because it was a holiday. This calendar […]