None of the material in this series may be reproduced without an explicit credit to CNN and the Pulitzer Center. A proposed amendment to the immigration law, if passed, will create two new visas for foreign workers. The first, renewable for up to 5 years, would cover semi-qualified, blue-collar workers, and is aimed at plugging gaps in areas such as care-giving and manufacturing. The second type, which would have no renewal limit, is aimed at attracting high-skilled workers. Both visas require proficiency in Japanese. Yoko Wakatsuki contributed to this report from Tokyo.
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All rights reserved. This graphic—drawn from and data—details the countries of origin of Asian-Americans in the U. The number of foreign-born residents in the United States is now the highest it has been since , according to recent data from the U. Census Bureau.
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