Category: Employment

Disability Employment Japan Padded Jobs

Japanese Labor Ministry to conduct survey on the ‘padding’ of disability employment figures

“The Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry, which holds jurisdiction over the country’s system for employment of people with disabilities, will send investigators to each ministry and agency to find out whether required standards, including the confirmation of disability certificates, are met, according to the sources.”

Disability Employment Japan Padded Jobs

First General Japanese Government Civil Service Exam for Disabled People to start February 2019

“On the 24th October, the National Personnel Authority announced that  in February 2019 the central government ministry will increase the number of employment for persons with disabilities, the National Personnel Authority will conduct a unified screening examination for national public servants targeted at persons with disabilities for the first time in February next year. It is expected that hundreds of disabled people will be hired across ministries and agencies.”