Arrow Artboard Created with Sketch. Artboard Created with Sketch. Title Chevron Title Chevron Icon Facebook Icon Linkedin Icon Mail Contact Path Layer Icon Mail Positive Arrow Icon Print Economy Vietnamese man surprised to be driven to Fukushima to do cleanup work Immigration bureau says 'interns' cannot be given decontamination jobs This 24-year-old Vietnamese man says he felt trapped after heavily borrowing to come to Japan for a construction job and then finding himself doing radiation-cleanup work in Fukushima Prefecture.
EUGENE LANG, Nikkei deputy editor March 16, 2018 14:55 JST | Japan
TOKYO -- A Vietnamese man says he was deceived into coming to Japan for a "construction" job only to end up in Fukushima Prefecture on radiation decontamination assignments.
The Iwate Prefecture construction company that employed him denies duping the worker or doing anything illegal.
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