Thinking about working or living in Japan for an extended period of time? Join us as we dive deeper and learn about how it is like to be a resident in Japan. We will also explore the working culture and associated challenges and problems. Our guest for the session, Ken, has lived in both Japan and abroad 2for many years and he is happy to take all your questions!
Friday is a sacred day of worship in Islam and Muslims are required to join Friday prayers every week. For Muslims in Hong Kong, this may be a bit of a challenge as they would have to attend the prayers during lunch hours. Muslims would head to Mosques or prayer rooms nearby for prayers then head back to work, but this is more difficult for Muslims working or studying in New Territories as there are currently no Mosques in that area.
The vaccination rate in Hong Kong has been low, reaching only 18% of the population at the end of May. To boost the vaccination rate, companies in Hong Kong are putting out prizes for lotteries as an incentive to encourage people to get vaccinated. Other countries are also using incentives to improve vaccination rates.