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The Japanese government will consider expanding the scope of foreign nationals permitted to work in Japan as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called for a review of the existing framework amid severe labour shortages, reports Japan Today. The government will be looking into sectors facing labour shortages such as nursing care, agriculture and construction as well as examine visa requirements for high-skilled and low-skilled foreign workers. "We need to consider how the current program to accept foreign workers… Read more...
More than half of Japan’s companies do not plan to raise base pay in annual wage talks in coming months, according to survey data from Reuter and Nikkei Research.
The survey data comes after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and economic organisation Keidanren have called for wage rises of 3% to revitalise the economy and encourage consumption and inflation.
The data, which polled 240 companies, showed 52% said they would not raise base pay. The remaining… Read more...