someone give the minister a gold medal as a gaffe-champion!
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Free market economists say: Supply goes down, demand goes up and prices go up! In this case: Labour shortage, demand up, but no change in pay. No wonder there is Labour shortage and it will remain so.
Apparently, a pie(a job) is cut into 3 and being sold to 3 people just adding up number of pieces of the same pie. Unfortunately, no one is ready to buy(unless one comes who is super hungry!)
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The whole idea looks a ill-targeted. You don't target startups for FDI goal , rather you target big businesses!
Japan needs to do much more if it needs to improve WB ranking of "starting a business" from current rank 106.
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what happens to 50% surplus jobs still unfilled ? one assumption can be: Being compensated by 50% more overtime work by already employed .
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Immigrant population (Foreign workers and their family) by countries.
US 46.6 Mil
UK 8.5 Mil
Canada 7.8 Mil
Hong Kong 2.8 Mil
Singapore 2.5 Mil
China 0.9 Mil
South Korea 1.3 Mil
Japan 2.1 Mil (Approx.2% of population. Not bad as it sounds)
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No speculation yet linking the hacking event to NK state sponsored group ?
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First Trump got into war of words with rocketman seemingly escalating the situation and resulting in sale of billions of dollars of weapons to Japan and South Korea. Astute businessman he is.
Now, Abe would justify his action making those big purchase to citizens by by the drills.
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