Japan Specified Skilled Worker

The Government of Japan determined the Basic Policy and Field-Specific
Operation Policies on Operation of the system of the new Status of
Residence “Specified Skilled Worker” to be introduced in April 2019 by the Cabinet Decision based on the amended Immigration Control Act. It
also decided Comprehensive Measures for the Acceptance and Coexistence of Foreign Workers residing in Japan.
The Government of Japan takes initiative in improving the infrastructure, such as the provision of multilingual information by public institutions and the infrastructure of daily life in order to welcome the rapidly increasing number of foreigners as “residents” in Japan.