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#MeToo Japan: What happened when women broke their silence 2018-04-25 [BBC]

Workers win biggest pay raises in 20 years 2018-04-16 [Nikkei Asian Review]

Japan to revamp checks on foreign workers 2018-04-15 [Nikkei Asian Review]

Japan Post to scrap housing allowance for regular workers 2018-04-13 [Asahi Shimbun]

Japan to Expand Program to Bring in Foreign Workers 2018-04-13 [WSJ]

'You fool! Quit your job!': More retail, distribution industry staff abused by customers 2018-04-08 [The Mainichi]

Aichi day care worker’s apology for getting pregnant highlights labor crunch in female-dominated sectors 2018-04-06 [The Times]

Cherry blossom flowers in long-running Fujitsu dispute - Japanese embassy in London tomorrow (Thursday 5 April) 2018-04-05 [Unite the union]

Japanese metalworkers celebrate wage increase 2018-03-27 [IndustriALL]

Insufficient wage gains 2018-03-24 [The Times]

Education ministry works to curb excessive overtime by teachers 2018-03-24 [The Times]

Facing labour shortfall, Japan firms turn to refugees 2018-03-24 [citizen]

Ikea Japan putting it all together for the future 2018-03-19 [japantoday]

Japan wants more women in construction 2018-03-18 [independent]

Japan's labour unions have won pay rise for workers 2018-03-18 [gulf-times]

Unions Squeeze Small Pay Rise From Top Companies 2018-03-16 [Bloomberg]

Vietnamese trainee made to do decontamination work in Fukushima 2018-03-15 [The News]

Labor unions at major Japanese firms secure wide pay hikes 2018-03-15 [Mainichi]

Ageing Japan: Prisons cope with swelling ranks of elderly inmates 2018-03-15 [CNA]

Japanese companies offering bigger raises 2018-03-14 [NHK]

Japan’s automaker labor unions seek pay increases in annual wage talks 2018-03-14 [JT]

Labor unions of electronics makers submit requests 2018-03-14 [NHK]

Revised labor law gives staff on fixed-term contracts a route to job security, but some firms are already finding loopholes 2018-03-14 [JT]

Japan Inc to raise wages but likely short of PM Abe's 3 percent target 2018-03-14 [Reuter]

Mayor in western Tokyo accused of repeated sexual harassment 2018-03-14 [JT]

RPT-Japan Inc to announce pay hikes, seen short of PM Abe's 3 pct target 2018-03-14 [Reuter]

Toyota group firms strike wage deals 2018-03-13 [NHK]

Hitachi agrees to give workers at least 11 hours off between shifts 2018-03-13 [Asahi Shimbun]

This is the Reason Why Toyota Won’t Unlock Japan’s Inflation 2018-03-12 [themalaysianreserve]

Construction: Japan's most unfriendly industry to women workers 2018-03-11 [The Financial Review]

apan Wants More Women in Construction. Pink Toilets May Not Be Helping 2018-03-09 [nytimes]

Japan Jan real wages fall at fastest pace in 6 months 2018-03-09 [Reuter]

Japan’s Unemployment Rate Drops to Uncharted Territory 2018-03-09 [diplomat]

Vietnamese claims he was tricked into cleanup work after Fukushima disaster 2018-03-08 [e.vnexpress]

Asahi Glass workers stage protest against court’s ruling on labor unions 2018-03-08 [Hankyoreh]

Toyota Holds the Keys to Japan's Wage Rises 2018-03-07 [Bloomberg]

BWI files complaints with Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics 2018-03-06 [BWI]

Economy Is Growing But Wages Have Barely Budged. Why? 2018-03-05 [Bloomberg]

Japan’s jobless rate falls to 24-year low of 2.4% in January 2018-03-02 [japantimes]

UNI GS Philip Jennings in Japan: 'Unions are a pillar of peace, democracy and human rights' 2018-03-02 [UNI Global Union]

Abe Scraps Controversial Labor Reform Bill for Redraft 2018-03-02 [thediplomat]

Private sector trends should be reflected in deciding govt workers retirement age 2018-03-01 [news]

Japan drops key labor reform proposal after survey furor 2018-03-01 [nikkei]

Retirement age limit of civil servants extended to 80 years 2018-02-25 [WFTU]

Japan's Abe Sets Sights on More Foreign Workers, Higher Sales Tax 2018-02-23 [JG]

Nonregular workers gain bigger victory over allowances 2018-02-23 [asahi]

Govt. to consider accepting more foreign workers 2018-02-21 [NHK]

Abe seeks ways to grow pool of foreign workers 2018-02-21 [ST]

Will the seniority rule wreck Abe’s wage rise? 2018-02-20 [eastasiaforum]

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