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Japanese to be deported for working illegally

/ 03:08 AM March 31, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — Deportation proceedings are ongoing against a Japanese tourist found illegally working by the Bureau of Immigration (BI) in Davao City.

Kiyoshi Yokoyama, 45, was also accused of maltreating his subordinates, according to BI Commissioner Jaime Morente.

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Yokoyama was arrested at an office in Davao City where he is employed as general manager.

He is now held in BI’s holding facility in Davao.

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The BI said that a check of Yokoyama’s travel history showed that he had been frequenting the country as tourist since 2013 and has no record that he obtained or applied for a working visa with the bureau.

Tina G. Santos

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