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3 lakh Indian youngsters to visit Japan for job training purposes: 50,000 may get jobs

The government of India will send three lakh youth to Japan for on-job training for three to five years as part of the government’s skill development programme,said Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.

In order to give on-job training, the Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan announced that India will send three lakh youth to Japan for three to five years.

Further, it is said that, this training is part of the government’s skill development programme.

Not India, Japan would bear all the financial cost including stay of the skill training of Indian technical interns.

MoC between India and Japan:

As reported by PTI, the Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister said the Union Cabinet has approved signing of Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) between India and Japan on the ‘Technical Intern Training Program (TITP)’.

As per reports, the MoC is expected to be signed during his three-day visit to Tokyo which starts from October 16.

An official release said the MoC is expected to pave the way for bilateral cooperation between the two countries in the area of skill development.

Here’s what Dharmendra Pradhan said in a tweet:

Thankful to the Union Cabinet & Hon PM for approving the signing of an MoC b/w India & Japan on the Technical Intern Training Program (TITP)

Moreover, Pradhan said the youth will sent for training in the next three years with Japanese financial assistance.
“Each skilled youth going there will have a tenure of 3-5 years. These youth will work in the Japanese ecosystem and get employment opportunities there along with accommodation facility,” Pradhan added.

50,000 to get jobs in Japan:

Further, out of the total youngsters going to Japan, about 50,000 of them may also get jobs in the country.

The selection will be done in a transparent manner according to Japanese requirements.

“When these youth return from Japan they will contribute to our industry as well,” Pradhan told PTI.

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