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70% of firms pinched by labor shortages, Finance Ministry survey says

Feb 1, 2018

70% of firms pinched by labor shortages, Finance Ministry survey says

As Japan's economy picks up speed, 70 percent of its companies are facing labor shortages, a recent Finance Ministry survey suggests. According to the survey results released Wednesday, 71 percent of responding companies said they feel manpower shortages and 67 percent said they experienced shortages ...