Japan and immigration: Bad timing | The Economist

English: An osteoporotic elderly women in Japan.

English: An osteoporotic elderly women in Japan. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: Elderly man at Shimonose Park Sasebo ...

English: Elderly man at Shimonose Park Sasebo Japan (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

This is an important article from the Economist, citing mixed views on immigration in Japan to counter Japan’s aging population. It’s a good read. Check it out!

via Japan and immigration: Bad timing | The Economist.

Japan has outstanding technology and a stock market at a record high but it doesn’t have enough young people.

As European countries react to record levels of immigration, perhaps it is time for Europe’s indigenous young to be mastering Japanese and looking at opportunities in Japan?

Go East young man!

Thoughts?

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