TITLE

Rio de Japano

AUTHOR(S)
Kelly, Tim
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;7/21/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 13, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the worker crisis in the automobile industry in Japan and the problem in recruitment of foreign workers. In Toyota City, where one-third of the 1,400 employers are auto-related, the demand for labor has brought a diversity unknown in most Japanese cities. Foreign-born residents, half of them Brazilian, already account for 3.9% of its population of 420,000. The demand for labor has created tension between business and government.
ACCESSION #
34379562

 

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