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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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Two Instances that Enable Foreign Professionals to Avail of Green Card in Japan

The Japanese government deems it to be in the best of the country to encourage the influx of more and more foreign professionals in the Land of the Rising Sun. Having highly skilled foreign professionals can be considered as a big asset to promote the economic growth of Japan considering that the potential of these foreign professionals to
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Foreign Care Givers Allowed to be Exempted from Industry Specific Exam to Obtain Visa

Known to many countries across the globe, Japan is currently dealing with the impacts of an aging population as a result of its low birth rate and a vast decline in inward migration. With the tremendous rise in the number of senior citizens in the country, there is also a corresponding need to increase social welfare benefits and
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Japanese Immigration Agency Determined to Bolster Foreign Worker Recruitment

With the the amendment of the Immigration Control Act that took effect last April of 2019, more and more foreign nationals have expressed their interest in working and residing in the Land of the Rising Sun. This is one of the measures undertaken by the Japanese government in order to address the chronic labor shortage in the country
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Japanese Government Aims to Distribute Foreign Workers to Different Regions Across Japan

Chronic labor shortage is a prevalent issue not only in the capital city, Tokyo but also across different cities and prefectures in Japan. The aging population as a result of low birth rate and a decline inward migration has already taken its toll in a number of industries and sectors in the Land of the Rising Sun particularly
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Number of Foreign Interns in Japan Has Increased After Amendment of Immigration Act

Prior to the amendment of the Immigration Control Act of Japan, the Japanese government has been known to official restrict the country’s foreign workforce to only highly skilled professionals with a certain degree of expertise and knowledge on the particular sector or field that they specialize in. The former immigration policy has precluded foreign skilled workers and technical trainees
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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

Two Instances that Enable Foreign Professionals to Avail of Green Card in Japan

The Japanese government deems it to be in the best of the country to encourage the influx of more and more foreign professionals in the Land of the Rising Sun. Having highly skilled foreign professionals can be considered as a big asset to promote the economic growth of Japan considering that the potential of these foreign professionals to

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February 27, 2020

Foreign Care Givers Allowed to be Exempted from Industry Specific Exam to Obtain Visa

Known to many countries across the globe, Japan is currently dealing with the impacts of an aging population as a result of its low birth rate and a vast decline in inward migration. With the tremendous rise in the number of senior citizens in the country, there is also a corresponding need to increase social welfare benefits and

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February 21, 2020

Japanese Immigration Agency Determined to Bolster Foreign Worker Recruitment

With the the amendment of the Immigration Control Act that took effect last April of 2019, more and more foreign nationals have expressed their interest in working and residing in the Land of the Rising Sun. This is one of the measures undertaken by the Japanese government in order to address the chronic labor shortage in the country

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February 20, 2020

Japanese Government Aims to Distribute Foreign Workers to Different Regions Across Japan

Chronic labor shortage is a prevalent issue not only in the capital city, Tokyo but also across different cities and prefectures in Japan. The aging population as a result of low birth rate and a decline inward migration has already taken its toll in a number of industries and sectors in the Land of the Rising Sun particularly

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February 19, 2020

Number of Foreign Interns in Japan Has Increased After Amendment of Immigration Act

Prior to the amendment of the Immigration Control Act of Japan, the Japanese government has been known to official restrict the country’s foreign workforce to only highly skilled professionals with a certain degree of expertise and knowledge on the particular sector or field that they specialize in. The former immigration policy has precluded foreign skilled workers and technical trainees

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February 19, 2020

Revised Immigration Act Seeks to Overhaul Internship Program for Foreign Interns

Year in and year out, domestic corporations in Japan in cooperation with the Japanese government engages the service of foreign nationals under the technical internship training program. Basically, the arrangement is beneficial for both the foreign technical trainee and the domestic firm or entity. On the part of the trainee, he or she is given the opportunity to

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February 18, 2020

Foreign Workers Currently in Japan Entitled to Added Benefits under Specified Skilled Worker Visa

With the latest amendments in the immigration policy of Japan, more and more foreign nationals not only across Asia but all over the world are interested to land a gainful employment in the country under the “Specified Skilled Worker” visa. This type of visa is basically granted to foreign nationals in order to enable them to engage in

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February 18, 2020

Step By Step Application Process to Certificate of Eligibility Under Highly Skilled Professional Visa

The Land of the Rising Sun is in need of more and more professionals in the country in order to address the worsening issues pertaining to labor shortage. With the passage of the revised immigration policy in Japan that took effect April of 2019, a lot of new provisions were introduced in relation to specified skilled worker visa

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February 17, 2020

Criteria for Domestic Organizations to Accept Foreign Workers in Japan

With the chronic labor shortage in the Land of the Rising Sun as a result of the country’s aging population and low birth rate, the Japanese government through its National Diet amended the immigration policies of the country so as to accommodate more and more qualified foreign nationals who aspire to work in Japan.   One of the

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February 17, 2020