Kathmandu, July 30 -- At a time when there is a lack of clarity over the modality of language and skill tests meant for aspirant Nepali workers, the Japanese government has said it will begin training Japanese language trainers from Nepal.

The teaching method training will be provided to Japanese language teachers from a total of nine countries, including Nepal, from where Japan has decided to hire workers to deal with its acute shortage of workers.

Japan Foundation, the formal body for international cultural exchange, has introduced Japanese teaching methods programme for teachers, who will be training specified skilled workers aspiring to work in Japan.

"The training programme has come as a sub-project for capacity enhancement of lan...