Mode Four of GATS may cover a wide range of persons, from high-level engineers to unskilled workers. In the FTA, 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.
The complete text of the EPA, and Annexes, can be found on the following website of the European Commission: http://trade.ec.europa.eu/doclib/press/index.cfm?id=1684
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What are the business opportunities in Japan’s public healthcare and what you need to do to become a supplier?While a large portion of Japan’s healthcare system is privately managed, about 30% of
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