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METI to Hold Explanatory Meeting on New System for Acceptance of Foreign Human Resources in the Manufacturing Industry

December 27, 2018

On December 25, 2018, the Cabinet approved the basic policy for acceptance of foreign human resources and the Field-based Operation Policies targeting specific industries. Regarding the industries under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), the Cabinet approved the Field-based Operation Policies and Field-based Operation Guidelines for three sectors in the manufacturing industry: the machine parts and tooling, industrial machinery manufacturing, and electric and electronic information-related sectors.

On January 21, 2019, METI will hold explanatory meetings concerning the overview of the new system for acceptance of foreign human resources, which will be started from April 1, 2019.

1. Prior-registration websites for attending the meetings

Note: Please note that acceptance of applications will be closed as soon as the fixed number is reached.

2. Outline of the meetings

(1) Date and time

January 21 (Mon), 2019

(2) Venue

The hall in the second basement of the main building of METI

3. Reference information

Division in Charge

Policy Planning and Coordination Division, Manufacturing Industries Bureau