I am Shinichi Hagiwara, Japanese man born in Japan few years later after World War II.
When I was in New York aroud 1975, some friends of mine called me "stan".
They frequently called me by nickname in stead of my first name Shinichi.
There are some reasons why they said so. Because it is diffucult for them to pronounce it and too long to say in daily life.
I am a highly qualified specialist who have license holder as a Certified Administrative Procedures Legal Specialist (Gyoseishoshi).
It is my fields of expertise include entry-visa to japan of a short term immigrtion pass, long term visitor pass for foreign nationals with long years of experience as a consular officer at the Japanese embassy or consulate on abroad.
Since I had joined Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, I spent more than 40 years worked in diplomatic missions abroad and head office tokyo.
I worked as a expert on consular affairs, issuing entry-visa of Japan and Japanense passport and others at overseas office.