According to the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare last October, the number of foreigners working at Japanese companies was about 1.72 million. This is the largest number ever, up 4% from the previous year.
The number of Vietnamese people was about 440,000, and it was the first time that the number of Vietnamese became largest. The second was China, which was about 420,000 people, and the third was the Philippines, which was about 180,000 people.
Compared to the previous year, the number of jobs increased by 26.8% due to the work of medical care and welfare. Construction work also increased by 19%.
However, the number of people who work for services at hotels, inns, restaurants, etc. has decreased by 1.8%. This is the first time that the number of people doing this work has decreased.
According to the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare, “There are some foreigners who have lost their jobs due to the new coronavirus problem. They say that “we want to help foreigners who have to quit their jobs find a new job. “
①I have to return the book by the end of today.
②You must fasten your seat belt when you get in the car.
③I have to take this medicine every day.
④In Japan, you have to take off your shoes when you enter the house.
⑤I have to study more to pass the exam.
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NHK [2月5日 12時00分]