How Japan plans to make life easier for foreign workers
STRUGGLING with a diminishing workforce, Japan on Tuesday unveiled a host of measures to attract foreign workers to the country with a visa system that ensures proper working conditions and support for life in the country. The government is looking to life restrictions of foreign labour beginning April next year to address labour shortages despite fierce criticism on the pace at which the administration was moving over fears that the country was not prepared for an influx of migrants from other countries. According to Kyodo, the workers expected to benefit from the measures were mostly from Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Mongolia, Burma, Nepal, Thailand, The Philippines and Vietnam. SEE ALSO: The surprisingly interesting psychology behind Japan’s train system The foreign workers will be allowed to work in 14 sectors, including construction, farming, nursing care and the restaurant business. The government said it would offer “proper” working conditions for foreign workers in terms... If you wish to read this full breaking news headline article, How Japan plans to make life easier for foreign workers, simply click on 'Read full story' below, but 1st please give 'Phuket Hotel Deals' a 'LIKE' or 'SHARE' before you visit 'ASIAN CORRESPONDENT'. Thank you
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