Contact | Terms and conditions | © copyright
Deutsch

Expatriate Management
Working in France
Working in Iceland
Working in Italy
Working in Latvia
Working in Macedonia
Working in Portugal
Working in Romania
Working in Spain
Working in Croatia
Working in Argentina
Working in Brazil
Working in Chile
Working in Japan
Introduction
Immigration offices
Visa information
Education in Japan
Health Care and other Insurance
Housing in Japan
Business strategies
Application forms
Useful links
Working in Mexico
About co.systems consulting
Useful weblinks
About Japan

Japan is located in the east of the main Asian continent.
Close neighbors are North- and South-Korea, China, Taiwan and Russia.
Beside 6800 islands the 4 main islands are:
- Hokkaido
- Honshu
- Shikoku
- Kyushu

With around 377.000 square kilometers Japan is slightly bigger than Germany but smaller than California.
Due to a mountainous and high density forests only one fourth of the landscape is habitable.

Due to 3.800 km of total length of Japan very different climate zones occur. In the north of Japan (Hokkaido) the weather is rather subarctic. In the winter there is a lot snow and the summers are relatively cool. In contrast the climate zone of the most southern Island Okinawa has got subtropical character.

The capital city of Japan is Tokyo.
The city region of Tokyo is with around 36 million habitants one of the biggest worldwide.

Unfortunately Japan is also famous for many natural dangers as earthquakes, Tsunamis and Taihuns. Before you plan to live in Japan make sure how to react in case of emergency.

The official currency is YEN
At the moment 100 YEN correspond to 0,92 or 1.20$*
*15.03.2012
Photographer digitalart
co.systems
consulting GmbH


Tel
+43 (1) 89 22 544
+43 (1) 30 88 133

Fax
+43 (1) 30 88 144

Email
office@expat-management.at