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Break time

In Japanese offices, there is usually only one break time which lunch break. Factories may have multiple break times depending on the kind of work you do.

Lunch break
+ Usually lunch break will be between 11:45 to 12:30
+ Please note ONLY 45 minutes (MAX)
+ Sometimes it will be any 45 min between 11:45 to 13:00 depending on the org
+ Do not take more time for lunch and come back to office late
+ Again please be Punctual to come back to office on time

Other break in a day
+ Usually there is no coffee break or other breaks
+ If you want to have coffee, go out buy and come back to your seat and drink
+ Avoid spending time outside of your seat during working hours
+ Usual complain is that we spend time in a coffee shop or standing near a vending machine and drinking or simply roaming around the building during working hours

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