The Ministry of Public Administration has launched a programme to send across trained professionals to Japan in conjunction with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
An official at the Ministry stated that as per an agreement signed with Tokyo; those prospective candidates will be offered a free six month Japanese language course ahead of being directed for jobs in Japan. He added that all those aged above 18 could register for this course which will be held online.
The Ministry official stated that currently, the registration process was underway for the training course to be held next month for the Uva, Northern and Eastern Provinces.
By Amith Gamage