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Japan 3,000 foreign employees join ramen noodle shop’s workers union 2018-11-22 [Japan Times]

Japan Japan wakes up to exploitation of foreign workers as immigration debate rages 2018-11-22 [Wash Post]

Japan Shrinking Japan: Woes of technical trainees spur response from some firms 2018-11-21 [The Mainichi]

Japan Country wakes up to exploitation of foreign workers as immigration debate rages 2018-11-21 [The Post]

Japan Abe Dials Back Foreign-Worker Plan Despite Labor Shortage 2018-11-16 [Bloomberg]

Japan More than 345,000 foreign workers predicted to come to Japan under new visas: government 2018-11-15 [Japan Times]

Japan The changing face of Japan: labour shortage opens doors to immigrant workers 2018-11-09 [Guardian]

Japan Japan expects acceptance of 40,000 foreign workers in first year of proposed new visas rules: sources 2018-11-05 [Japan Times]

Japan Abe's cabinet approves plan to accept more foreign workers 2018-11-03 [Nikkei Asian Rev]

Japan Uniqlo replaced 90% of staff at its newly automated warehouse with robots 2018-11-03 [Quartz]

Japan For work rules in Japan to legally count, employers must hammer them home 2018-11-01 [Japan Times]

Japan Bullet train stops 'scary' safety hazing drills 2018-11-01 [BBC]

Japan School teachers in Japan work more than 11 hours per day: survey 2018-11-01 [Today]

Japan Japanese journalist abducted in Syria released and returns home 2018-10-31 [IFJ]

Japan Hitachi, fired Filipino trainees reach agreement on compensation 2018-10-20 [Asahi Shimbun]

Japan Why workers need better raises 2018-10-14 [Japan Times]

Japan Gov't starts work on new growth strategy, with focus on labor reform 2018-10-07 [Today]

Japan Tokyo 2020: Forum for Decent Work 2018-10-04 [BWI]

Japan Nursing care industry faces worker harassment crisisa 2018-09-24 [The Times]

Japan Country lagging behind in attitude toward punishment for power, sexual harassment 2018-09-23 [ILO]

Japan Construction sites seek to be foreigner-friendly workplaces 2018-09-06 [Nikkei]

Japan Harassment of care workers can threaten welfare of aging society 2018-08-30 [The Asahi Shimbun]

Japan Deeper Economic Ills at Root of Japan's Latest Sexism Scandal 2018-08-27 [Bloomberg]

Japan Many temp workers to see contracts terminated from September due to staffing law 2018-08-17 [The Times]

Japan Remembering the victims of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombs -73 years on 2018-08-08 [UNI Global Union]

Japan Companies across Japan take action to protect employees from unruly customers 2018-08-07 [The Times]

Japan Fighting back against unruly customers 2018-08-05 [The Mainichi]

Japan Labor crunch is reshaping how companies attract workers 2018-08-02 [Reuters]

UK Response To Moorside Crisis 2018-08-01 [GMB]

Japan Editorial: Minimum wage rise not enough to boost Japan's appeal to int'l workers 2018-07-31 [mainichi]

Japan Government likely to raise bonuses for public sector workers for fifth year 2018-07-28 [The Times]

Japan Educators in the EU and Japan demand education be left out of trade agreement 2018-07-18 [Education International]

Japan Can a new legal framework for worker coops address growing inequality in Japan? 2018-07-05 [Equal Times]

Japan Two Japan Supreme Court cases clarify when discrimination against fixed-term workers is OK 2018-06-24 [The Times]

Japan Worker's pay docked for taking lunch three minutes early 2018-06-21 [RTÉ]

Japan “Start immediately”: Japan opens doors to foreign workers 2018-06-19 [GCR]

Japan Promote work-interval system to stop overwork 2018-06-17 [The Times]

Japan Japan to ease language requirements for unskilled foreign workers 2018-05-30 [Nikkei Asian Rev]

Japan Opposition deal to tweak Japanese labor bill likely to get contentious legislation past Diet 2018-05-22 [The Times]

South Africa #BusStrike: Japan shows SA the way, as striking drivers hand out free rides 2018-05-07 [The South African]

South Africa #BusStrike: Japan shows SA the way, as striking drivers hand out free rides 2018-05-04 [The South African]

Japan Okayama buses strike by continuing to run and refusing to take anyone’s money 2018-05-03 [SoraNews24]

Japan May Day rallies held across Japan 2018-05-01 [NHK]

Japan Government to promote five-day workweek for construction workers hired for public works projects 2018-04-29 [The Times]

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

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

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

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

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

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