excellent. send all skilled and educated abroad to develop other countries and keep the stupid dumb, untrained, unemployed in srilanka to run our country. Well done! That`s crazy. Parliament as a work in the Middle East. Sri Lanka has signed an agreement with Japan to send qualified people for jobs Mi, Jun 19, 2019, 19:50 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. Sri Lankan work in 14 different job categories will have access to employment in the Japanese market, with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs putting in place strict controls to eliminate abuses. The employment opportunities that are opening up in Sri Lanka after the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between two countries yesterday require a level of qualification defined by the Japanese authorities. “We will not allow any employment agency to recruit for these positions, these agencies will be controlled by the Foreign Employment Bureau and skills development will be provided by vocational training institutions,” Harin Fernando, Minister of Telecommunications, Foreign Employment and Sports, told the Daily FT. The agreement also includes the upgrading of the appeal system in the country to Japanese competency standards, with N4 and N5 courses offered to hopeful job seekers.

The program will also give a guarantee of employment in Japan for a period of 10 years, said Fernando, while skilled workers have the flexibility to move to the profession as well. The Minister also hopes that the official support of professionals in Japan will indirectly encourage young people to invest in vocational training. “We plan to send up to 1,000 full-fledged professionals this year. We already have about 600 apprentices in our institutions, so we are confident that we will be able to send between 1,000 and 1,500 people by the end of the year,” said the Minister. Sri Lanka is the seventh of nine countries to have signed such an agreement with Japan, where employment is open in Sri Lanka in a number of technology-intensive sectors such as the industrial machinery industry, the electrical, electronics and information industry, shipbuilding, shipbuilding and shipbuilders. , automotive maintenance and repairs and aeronautics. In addition, the new agreement will provide Sri Lanka with access to skilled job classes in the health care, cleaning, hospitality, agriculture, fishing and aquaculture sectors, as well as in the food industry. One of the main objectives of the MoC is to create a basic framework for the information partnership to ensure a smooth and formal process to facilitate the employment of skilled workers in certain categories, to eliminate abuses by intermediary organizations, and to resolve the problems of welcoming migrant workers and their resident status.