Fewer workers, higher wages: Japan Inc feels demographic pinch

02 Mar 2017 14:40 | JHRS (Administrator)
Unable to hire enough employees to staff its nurseries at a time of strong demand, JP-Holdings Inc is paying more overtime and bringing in part-time workers to fill shifts. That's eating into its bottom line - a trend seen across Japan's labor intensive industries, from delivery companies to restaurants and even the 400,000-employee strong postal system. 

Source: http://www.reuters.com/

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