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2020/03/27 TIA Mobile Information Service
■Information from the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
Even when the new coronavirus has caused a decrease in business for the company, they are supposed to follow the same rule for foreigners as well we Japanese, including a leave allowance, paid vacation days, dismissal from work.
Please refer below.
Telephone Consultation Service for Foreign Workers
■Information from the Immigration Bureau
As a countermeasure to prevent the new Coronavirus infection from expanding, application periods have been extended as bellow.
If your period of the status of residence expires in March or April, you have 1 month from the expiration date to reapply.
・Persons who want to reapply or make changes because their status of residence expires in April.
・Persons who want to apply for the status of residence for a child born in Japan in April, etc.
※Excluding “Short term residence” and “Special activities (Preparation for departure period” statuses of residence.
■“Coronavirus Consultation Hotline” for foreign residents
A “Coronavirus Consultation Hotline” is available for foreign residents living in Tochigi Prefecture. Please call if you are concerned about being infected.
・Hotline hours: 24 hours
・Languages: English, Chinese, Korean, Thai, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Tagalog, Nepalese, Portuguese, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Russian, Malay, Burmese, Khmer, Mongolian