• Kyodo News


In an apparent bid to shore up job security, the ruling Liberal Democratic Party has begun looking into revising the law to ban the dispatch of so-called registered temporary workers by staffing agencies to the manufacturing industry.

While the government and ruling bloc have so far been reluctant to amend the worker dispatch law, an increasing number of LDP lawmakers consider the revision necessary, LDP lawmakers said Thursday.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.