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 Politics Japan carving out wider pathway for foreign service workers Government looking to bring in more interpreters, cooks, fashion designers The immigration counter at Narita Airport near Tokyo. Sharp growth in tourists from overseas is driving the need for more foreign workers.
February 21, 2017 07:15 JST | Japan
TOKYO -- The Japanese government is moving to ease residency requirements for non-native service workers in an effort to deal with an influx of tourists from outside the country.
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