University students in Tokyo. Photo: Bloomberg

Japanese university under investigation for losing track of hundreds of foreign students

  • Many of the missing are now assumed to have taken up work illegally in the country, which is suffering a severe labour shortage
  • It is not the first time the institution has had foreign students go missing, either – 264 disappeared in 2016 and 493 the year after
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