Japan nursing care industry eyes foreign workers

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) – Moves to accept foreigners as front-line workers in the nursing care industry are likely to accelerate. The Law on Proper Technical Intern Training and Protection of Technical Intern Trainees (see below) came into force on Nov. 1, putting into place a mechanism for trainees to work at nursing care facilities. […]

JICA Claims Project Significantly Cuts Yangon Traffic

A private partnership project, aimed at promoting Japanese small and medium enterprises’ business expansion to overseas, has significantly reduced traffic congestion at the notorious Chawdwingone intersection in Yangon, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) said. Japanese firm Wako Industries Co Ltd made the final report late last month to Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) on […]