Jul 28, 2014

590 Filipinas not covered by FTA came to Japan to work as caregivers

About 590 Filipino women have come to Japan to work in the nursing care industry but are in dire financial straits and ineligible for public support under the Japan-Philippines economic partnership agreement. These people do not receive public assistance in Japan for their language studies ...

Jun 20, 2013

New batch of Filipino health workers leaves for Japan

A new batch of Filipino health workers, pre-qualified to train for practicing their profession in Japan under a bilateral agreement, left the Philippines for Japan on Wednesday. The 144 health workers — 64 nurses and 80 caregivers — are required to participate in a six-month ...