Explanatory documents

Explanatory documents for the "Initiatives to accept new foreign nationals and for the realization of a society of harmonious coexistence"

Translated versions (June 2019)

Chinese - PDFPDF Nepalese - PDFPDF
Mongolian - PDFPDF Filipino - PDFPDF
Myanmar Language - PDFPDF Thai - PDFPDF
Bengali - PDFPDF Sinhala - PDFPDF
Vietnamese - PDFPDF Khmer - PDFPDF
Indonesian - PDFPDF  

Leaflets

Translated versions (April 2020)

English
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Chinese
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Mongolian
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Myanmar Language
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Bengali
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Vietnamese
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Filipino
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Thai
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Sinhala
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Khmer
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Indonesian
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Nepalese
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Reference

Video: "Initiatives to employ foreign nationals" (YouTube)

An informative video has been published on the Ministry of Justice public YouTube channel.

URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rGv5sAsShsYYou will be taken to an external page.

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This straightforward video explains what the new "Specified Skilled Worker" status of residence is and introduces a new initiative at the Immigration Services Agency that creates new infrastructure for employing foreign nationals. (Click to watch the video.)

Promotional Magazine: "Highlighting Japan"

The March 2020 issue of "Highlighting Japan" (a magazine published for issuance overseas by the Public Relations Office) introduced both the "Specified Skilled Worker" status of residence and the new initiatives to employ foreign nationals.

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