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As pandemic restrictions are slowly peeled away and the pickup in tourism boosts a demand for workers, female job-seekers — who make up the bulk of part-time and irregular employment in Japan — will likely welcome the news.
But academics say that rather than returning to a post-pandemic norm, the gender inequality that created the imbalance must be addressed.
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