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Nissan probe finds misuse of foreign trainees at plants in Japan

Jun 6, 2018

Nissan probe finds misuse of foreign trainees at plants in Japan

An internal probe by Nissan Motor Co. has discovered misconduct at its plants over the employment of foreign trainees, including forcing them to perform jobs not sanctioned under a government program, a company official said Wednesday. The internal probe found that 45 interns from Indonesia ...

Japan's first foreign nursing care trainees to arrive in June

May 10, 2018

Japan's first foreign nursing care trainees to arrive in June

Japan will receive its first two foreign trainees in the field of nursing care as early as next month after a supervising body approved training plans for them, the group accepting the two Chinese women said Wednesday. Their planned arrival comes after a law took ...

Mar 16, 2018

Japan bans use of foreign trainees for nuclear decontamination work

The government on Friday announced a total ban on technical trainees from abroad carrying out work to decontaminate areas tainted with radioactive material. The decision came after a Vietnamese trainee was recently found to have taken part in decontamination work in areas affected by the ...