In recent years, Japan has been losing losing its competitive advantage as foreign companies choose to locate their headquarters in other more business and tax-friendly Asian cities such as Singapore and Hong Kong.

As a way to increase the nation's international competitiveness the Japanese government recently announced plans to create special international business zones in seven areas across Japan. Locating your business within one of these zones will qualify you for certain tax breaks.

This content is available to paid subscribers only.

Sharing information on Japan’s real estate market has been a long passion dating back 14 years. However, gathering and preparing this content takes hours and hours each week. By joining our monthly subscription service, you can access over 3,100 articles dating back 14 years. Best of all, you’ll be supporting us in our endeavor to continue to provide investors with on-the-ground, expert information.

To join our paid subscription service and access over 3,100 news articles on Japan's real estate market, please register here.

Already a paid member? Log-in using your details below.