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  • ‘Premium Friday’ encourages Japanese people to work less
  • ‘Premium Friday’ encourages Japanese people to work less
    Kan Phongjaroenwit (2015) ©
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‘Premium Friday’ encourages Japanese people to work less

The work-life balance is so bad among Japanese workers, that local headlines even claim people are working themselves to death. To ease this issue, the government has launched 'Premium Friday', a campaign that's encouraging employees to take some time for themselves.

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