Investing in Japan
Regional Information Fukui
Monodzukuri (manufacturing) Fukui, ranked the highest in terms of happiness level in Japan
Your Regional Guide : Toshimasa Kanai
3-17-1 Ohte, Fukui-city, Fukui Prefecture 910-8580
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The information below is as of November 2017.
As being ranked top in overall ranking of "Survey on happiness level in all 47 prefectures", Fukui prefecture is a very livable prefecture. Fukui also has a perfect educational environment both in academics and sports with top-rank results in "National Assessment of Academic Ability" and in "National Survey of Physical Fitness, Athletic Performance and Exercise Habits". Furthermore, the prefecture is in a category with the lowest EQ insurance premium rate as its probability of earthquake occurring is evaluated low. Premium rate of earthquake insurance in the prefecture is categorized as the lowest in Japan.
Fukui International School
Accepts children aged 1-6 for all-day childcare (Monday to Friday)
Health services catering to foreigners
There are hospitals with services available in English, Chinese, German and French etc.
Medical interpreter service is also available via Fukui International Association