Blog Tourism Blakley - Korea: interesting culinary facts
One of the biggest surprises for any native of the former Soviet Union will most likely be that the so-called Korean carrots is not Korean cuisine. It is believed that…

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Strange wedding traditions
Let's start with the wedding traditions of India, where there is a strange custom whereby girls marry animals. Many girls were forced to marry animals because in some parts of…

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The national orchestra of the Republic of Korea – culture news in Saint Petersburg

25 August at 19:00 in the Big hall of Conservatory.N. And.Rimsky-Korsakov for the first time in St. Petersburg will welcome the national orchestra of the Republic of Korea. Established by the government in the late nineties of the last century, the orchestra aims to preserve and promote the national art of Korea.* *This art is in many ways unique:* l*reunaa performing culture, national instruments rare, seductive flavor of distant countries – all this will give the listener the national orchestra of Korea.*

There is a national orchestra at the National theatre of the Republic of Korea – the first national theatre, the largest in Asia, serving all kinds of traditional performing arts of the country. National theatre – a huge theater complex, designed to develop the traditions of national performing arts. Under the joint roof of which, as the orchestra and three of the troupe: drama, dance and musical drama.

*The national orchestra of the Republic of Korea *– the team unique. It gathers all the national musical instruments of Korean culture.

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The Pension in Japan and the lifestyles of Japanese seniors

Public pension in Japan was introduced from 1942 the Name of the public she received, as only a third were subsidized by the government. The remaining two-thirds were contributions of employees and employers. Last, and very important, pension reform in Japan was conducted in 1985, Her greatest achievement – the introduction of basic pensions. With 1986, any citizen, regardless of ethnicity, sex, occupation and income level, is entitled to a basic old age pension, disability and in case of loss of breadwinner.

Pension types

Today is quite complicated retirement security of Japan can be divided into 2 main levels: 1st – basic pension, 2nd – state (public) and professional. In addition there are a number of options of different types of pensions. But the Foundation alone – state social insurance.

Basic pension covers all people and is established each year in the solid amount increases in accordance with increase of prices over the last year. It is prescribed to 65 years. Thus a flexible scheme that allows you to retire with 60 years, but in this case, the citizens get it in a cut (25%). For continuing to work after age 65, the pension is increasing annually. For 70 years the pension is increased by 25%. The average pension in Japan – about 67 thousand yens( 700 USD).

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Transportation - Transportation to Japan: Types of transport in Japan, urban, Maritime, water, rail. The development of transport in Japan
Japan is one of the most developed transport systems. In the development of this system, the government invests a lot of money. In the country drive on the left. In…

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Australia Australian aborigines – war, instead of our customary handshake, friendliness demonstrate a slightly different gesture, namely by touching the cock of his companion. Northern Kamchatka Still in remote villages…

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