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Rapid Increase in Demand for Foreign IT Experts and Software Engineers in Japan

The Land of the Rising Sun is known worldwide as one of the most technologically advanced countries across the globe. Year in and year out, the country welcomes hundreds of thousands of tourists who come to visit the country not only to go sightseeing in their awe inspiring tourist attractions, experience their unique culture and tradition, try the

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March 10, 2020

Foreign Construction Workers May Work in Japan under the Specified Skilled Worker Visa

Known to many countries across the globe, Japan is currently suffering from chronic labor shortage as a result of the country’s aging population, low birth rate and a vast decline in inward migration. There are fourteen particular industries that are identified to suffer the worst forms of workforce setback such as but not limited to nursing or care

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March 9, 2020
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Foreign Software Engineers May Avail of Preferential Treatment for Foreign Professionals

With the aging population in Japan as a result of the country’s low birth rate and a vast decline in inward migration, there is also an increase in the number of senior citizens in the country. Meanwhile, the working age group is slowly declining. As a result, more and more domestic and international firms in Japan are in

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March 9, 2020

More Foreign Workers Needed In the Food and Service Industry

In recent years, the Land of the Rising Sun is dealing with one of the consequences of its aging population, low birth rate and decline in inward migration. The issue on workforce setback is becoming apparent in various firms and establishments in Japan. There are particularly fourteen sectors or industries that are identified to suffer from the most

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March 6, 2020

Practical Benefits Extended to Foreign Licensed Legal Professionals

The legal profession is one of the most demanding careers anywhere across the globe. It entails full attention and dedication when it comes to preparation of written pleadings, oral arguments and courts cases. A lot of lawyers with foreign licenses are not quite open about the idea of working in Japan after considering the language barrier and cultural

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March 6, 2020

Japanese Firms In Need of More Foreign Business Executives

In view of the corporate culture and language barrier in Japan, a lot of foreign business executives such as but not limited to those in the managerial or Chief Executive Officer level are quite hesitant to apply and work for a firms and establishments in the Land of the Rising Sun. In addition to these factors, foreign nationals

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March 5, 2020

Japanese Government Extends Additional Privileges to Foreign Academic Researchers

A lot of foreign academic researchers and postgraduate professionals aspire to land a job in Japan in order to expand their knowledge and experience with regard to their respective areas of expertise. However, in the past, Japan has been known as one of the strictest country when it comes to immigration policies and working visa requirements.   However,

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March 5, 2020

Foreign Scientists May Avail of Benefits under Highly Skilled Professional Visa

The Land of the Rising Sun is widely known as one of the most advanced countries across the globe when it comes to scientific research and technology. In this regard, a lot of big and international companies and firms have expressed their intention to invest in Japan. A number of these companies have set up their physical existence

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March 4, 2020

Nursing Care Industry in Japan Needs More Foreign Care Givers

Known to many countries across the globe, the Land of the Rising Sun is currently dealing with the effects of its aging population, low birth rate and vast decline in inward migration. One of the major impacts of this social issue is the chronic labor shortage suffered by various companies and firms in Japan particularly in fourteen industries

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March 4, 2020

Japanese Government Promotes Recruitment of Foreign Workers to Address Labor Crunch

In view of the worsening workforce setback that Japan has been dealing with in recent years a as a consequence of the country’s aging population, low birth rate and a vast decline in inward migration, the Japanese government through its National Diet has enacted a number of policies and laws that are intended to attract more and more

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March 3, 2020