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Japan Parental leave case puts spotlight on workers' rights 2019-09-10 [The Chronicle-Herald]

Japan Vietnamese trainees sue Fukushima firm over decontamination work 2019-09-05 [Today]

South Africa Ramaphosa to meet Nissan bosses to woo Japanese investors 2019-08-28 [Business Day]

Japan International union: Workers still in danger at Olympic sites 2019-08-26 [The Asahi Shimbun]

Japan Japanese students bring message of peace, nuclear disarmament, and hope to UNI 2019-08-20 [UNI Global Union]

Korea (South) Zenroren joins KCTU against Abe 2019-08-16 [JoongAng Ilbo]

Japan 60% of flight attendants suffer from sneaky filming on duty 2019-08-10 [Japan News]

Japan Japan's civil servants get nod for sixth consecutive wage hike 2019-08-09 [Japan Times]

Japan New labor policy puts labor-short Taiwan on notice 2019-08-04 [The Times]

Korea Unions of Couriers, Market Workers Join Boycott of Japanese Products 2019-07-24 [Korea Bizwire]

Korea Logistics, supermarket unions join 'Boycott Japan' campaign 2019-07-24 [Korea Times]

Philippines Japan's Sumitomo under fire over labor dispute in Philippines 2019-06-18 [Kyodo News]

Japan Uber Eats delivery staff in Japan to launch labor union as they dispute their 'contractor' status 2019-06-13 [Japan Times]

Japan Government inches toward easing foreign workers' culture shock 2019-06-11 [Asian Review]

Japan Human rights group asks for worker-safety probe at Tokyo Olympic venues 2019-06-09 [Today]

Japan Rights group asks for worker-safety probe at Tokyo Olympics 2019-06-07 [The Post]

Japan IndustriALL files complaint against Tokyo 2020 Olympic partner, Mitsubishi Electric 2019-06-05 [IndustriALL]

Turkey A Letter from UID-DER Women's Committee to Akiko Hoshino 2019-06-04 []

Japan Theatre for Fukushima: voices from the silence 2019-05-20 [Equal Times]

UK England Honda accused of ‘betrayal' after carmaker confirms Swindon closure 2019-05-14 [Unite the union]

Japan TEPCO to employ foreign workers at Fukushima plant under new visa system 2019-04-19 [The Times]

Global Hong Kong Convention on ship recycling boosted by Japanese ratification 2019-04-02 [IndustriALL]

Japan Survey finds that 50% of Japan's home care workers experienced harassment in 2018 2019-03-25 [The Times]

Vietnam Vietnamese workers, streaming to Japan, face risks as labor system opens up 2019-03-21 [Today]

Japan Government warns firms not to fire pregnant foreign trainees, as interns fear impact on work status 2019-03-14 [The Times]

Nepal Nepal and Japan to finalise labour migration mechanisms within March 2019-03-06 []

Japan Gov't under fire for watered-down sexual harassment countermeasures 2019-02-10 [Today]

Japan Hokkaido offers nursing scholarships to foreign workers amid labor shortage 2019-02-03 [Japan Times]

Japan Businesses look to smooth way for jump in foreign workers to Japan 2019-01-22 [JP]

Nepal Nepal-Japan to devise labour mechanism for migration of Nepali workers 2019-01-18 []

Japan As Japan Tries Out Immigration, Migrant Workers Complain Of Exploitation 2019-01-16 [NPR]

Nepal Labour departures for Japan possible by April this year 2019-01-13 []

Japan Japan Will Seek to Prevent Foreign Workers Drifting to Cities 2018-12-26 [Bloomberg]

Japan Japan approves 126 measures to attract more foreign workers 2018-12-26 [Nikkei Asian Review]

Japan Toyota union mulls focusing on total pay in wage talks 2018-12-19 [Mainichi]

Japan Decision to permit more foreign workers draws praise from big business, fear from municipalities 2018-12-09 [Japan Times]

Japan Facing Critical Labor Shortage, Japan Opens Door Wider To Foreign Workers 2018-12-08 [NPR]

Japan Shrinking Japan OKs divisive bill to get more foreign labor 2018-12-07 [Albany Times Union]

Japan Sharp contractors axe 3,000 staff as iPhone sensor output shifts: union 2018-12-05 [Today]

Japan Labor union says 3,000 foreign workers laid off at Sharp plant 2018-12-04 [Japan Times]

Japan 46 Chinese workers disappear in Hokkaido after 11 arrested over visa issues 2018-12-04 [Japan Times]

Japan Human Rights Watch Letter to Labour Policy Council Re: Draft Paper on Combatting Violence and Harassment at Work 2018-12-03 [HRW]

Japan Japan's foreign workers increasingly join labor unions 2018-11-27 [Nikkei Asian Rev]

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]

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