Career or marriage first for Japan's millennials?

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Career or marriage first for Japan's millennials?

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29, unmarried and still living at home, Haruka is considered to be a 'parasite single' in Japan. Working 18 hours a day, she has no time for dates. Mum, who married at 28 and has been a housewife since, fears that she'll have to take care of her daughter forever. Should Asian parents be worried about today's millennials?

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