Shoko Sasaki, chief of the Immigration Services Agency in Japan, has stated her confidence that the recently revised Japanese immigration and visa policies will boost tourist arrivals and help to ease labor shortages in the country in 2020 and beyond. Sasaki is the first commissioner of the new agency, which was formerly the Japanese Immigration […]
Japanese and Ghanaian government officials recently came together to inaugurate the Ghana-Japan Business Promotion Committee (GJBPC), a new venture to promote trade and investment between the two countries. The GJBPC December 2019 launch was attended by a number of high-level representatives from the Ghanaian government ministries of Finance, Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Trade and […]
With a highly developed free-market economy and the third-largest nominal GDP in the world, it’s easy to see why Japan is an attractive destination for workers who want to relocate abroad. Increasingly more international professionals are deciding to make the move to Japan to work: in 2018, over 1.4 million foreigners were working in Japan […]
Whether a traveler needs a visa for Tokyo or not depends on their nationality, and they should check the Japan visa requirements to be sure.
Read our useful travel information for traveling Japan and browse the list of airports in Japan to further understand where you can book your flight to in Japan.
There are 2 versions of the new Japanese work visa which both require applicants to be sponsored by a local company.
The Japanese government has announced that it will be offering electronic visa applications for the first time. Chinese citizens will be the first beneficiaries of the new system.