While this may look attractive, the money that will finance the move will come from each taxpayer of Japan. I hope that this Japanese generosity will not be abused by people. Please do not bite the hand that feeds you.
Ins, outs of new child allowance
The child allowance law giving parents ¥13,000 per child per month takes effect Thursday, the start of fiscal 2010, as the Democratic Party of Japan fulfills one of its key campaign pledges.
|Democratic process: The Upper House Health and Welfare Committee passes the child allowance bill March 25. KYODO PHOTO|
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