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Japan Undertakes to Shorten Application for Highly Skilled Foreign Professionals

Considering the chronic labor shortage in Japan as a result of its aging population, low birth rate and a decline in inward migration, the government through its National Date undertakes to open more and more doors of employment opportunities for foreign workers in the country through the amendment of its immigration policies that used to provide stringent requirements for

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February 13, 2020

Highly Skilled Foreign Professionals May Bring Domestic Workers in Japan

In view of the workforce setback that Japan is currently dealing with, the government is becoming more and more proactive in undertaking measures to be adopted by the country in order to entice more and more foreign professionals and skilled workers in the Land of the Rising Sun. One of the first few measures implemented by the government

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February 12, 2020

Japan Extends Visa Privilege to Parents of Highly Skilled Foreign Professionals

With the current issue on labor shortage in Japan as a consequence of the country’s aging population, low birth rate and a decline in inward migration, the Land of the Rising Sun is in need of more and more skilled workers and professionals in various sectors.   As their way of enticing foreign professionals to come to

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February 12, 2020

Special Privilege Extended to Spouse of Highly Skilled Foreign Professionals

The Land of the Rising Sun hopes to open more and more doors of employment opportunities for foreign nationals who are regarded as highly skilled professionals such as but not limited to scientists, lawyers, engineers and business executives. With the aging population in the country that resulted in labor shortage in various industries and sectors in Japan, the

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February 11, 2020

Main Distinction between Specified Skilled Worker and Highly Skilled Foreign Professional

With the chronic labor shortage in Japan as a result of the country’s aging population, low birth rate and decline in inward migration, the Land of the Rising Sun is determined to find ways in order to open more and more employment opportunities for foreign professionals and specified skilled workers in Japan.   In particular, there are fourteen

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February 10, 2020

Preferential Treatment For Highly Skilled Professionals in Japan

Known to many countries across the globe, Japan is dealing with a workforce setback in view of its aging population as a result of low birth rate and decline in inward migration. In this regard, the Japanese government through its National Diet amended its stringent immigration policies in order to encourage more and more foreign professionals to reside

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February 10, 2020

Domestic Companies in Japan Urged to Address Racial Discrimination in the Workplace

As of April 2019, the Japanese government has undertaken a major leap in order to open more and more doors of employment opportunities for foreign workers in their country through the amendment of its immigration laws that used to provide stringent visa requirements. The new visa types introduced in the said amendment is intended to attract more foreign

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February 10, 2020

Basic Requirements to Acquire the Specified Skilled Labor Visa

With the amendment of the Immigration Policies in Japan, the government aspires to open more and more doors of employment opportunities for foreign nationals who are interested to land a job in Japanese firms and establishments. One of the most remarkable changes to the new immigration rule is the introduction of the Skilled Labor Visa.   This type

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February 6, 2020

Taxi Hailing Online Application Will be Improved in Japan

Year in and year out, the Land of the Rising Sun welcomes hundreds of thousands of tourists and travel enthusiast from different parts of the globe. These travellers come to visit Japan in order to go sightseeing, experience the country’s unique culture and try out the wide selection of iconic Japanese dishes.   In view of the influx

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February 6, 2020

Japanese Companies to Provide Foreign Workers Support Plan

The Land of the Rising Sun seeks to open more and more doors of employment opportunities for foreign workers in a lot of Japanese firms and establishments over the next five years. Known to many countries across the globe, Japan is currently suffering from labor shortage as a result of its aging population, low birth rate and a

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February 5, 2020