22-02-2022 | 10:30 - 11:30 CET

What are Japan's commitments with respect to highly qualified professionals under the EPA?

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Mode Four of GATS may cover a wide range of persons, from high-level engineers to unskilled workers. In the EPA, Japan mainly commits with respect to highly qualified professionals. Those commitments go substantially beyond Japan’s commitments under the GATS. Japan also has a number of other economic partnership treaties granting access to foreign professionals of various categories.


  • Introduction
  • Expert's presentation
  • Q&A Session 

Speaker: Max Berre is an economist and journalist with years of Japan-related experience. He has expertise in practical methodology relating to the financial markets and tax and finance regulatory environments.
Moderator: Pauline Laloux - Business Support Coordinator, EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation
Organiser: EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation - Brussels Office

Registration deadline: 21/02/2022


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