The Japanese government is trying to help people during the pandemic with a special cash payment

It has been over two months since a 特別定額給付金 (tokubetsu teigaku kyūfukin, special cash payment) was approved by the government and as of June 15 more than 90 percent of municipalities across Japan have started making payments. The big question here is: Is your application still sitting on your kitchen table? ギリギリまで待たないで (Giri-giri made matanai…