- Japan introduced an action plan to investigate the creation of a remote work visa option
The government of Japan intends to introduce a new startup visa type that will allow eligible high-skilled foreign nationals to work remotely from the country. Currently, the government is working with regional government agencies to establish an implementation plan and the conditions for creating a remote work visa.
What are the Changes?
The government of Japan introduced an action plan to investigate the introduction of a remote work visa option. According to the government, the goal of the visa would be to create a more competitive market in Japan for it to establish itself as a startup hub in the Asia Pacific region.
Continue to check the government of Japan’s website for the latest updates and information.
Written by: Jessie Butchley, Global Immigration Writer, Envoy Global
Source: Council for Promotion of Foreign Direct Investment in Japan