Jan 21. 2020
Conclusion of a Memorandum of Cooperation (Bilateral Agreement) Regarding Specified Skilled Workers between the Governments of Japan and Pakistan
On December 23, 2019, the government of Japan concluded a Memorandum of Cooperation (bilateral agreement) with the government of Pakistan regarding specified skilled workers. The Memorandum of Cooperation provides a basic framework for information sharing and consultation to ensure the smooth and proper sending and acceptance of overseas specified skilled workers and the resolution of problems that overseas specified skilled workers might experience while working in Japan.
◆ The Ministry of Justice press release relating to this Memorandum of Cooperation can be found here (Japanese language only).
◆ The Ministry of Foreign Affairs announcement regarding this Memorandum of Cooperation, and the text of the Memorandum, can be found here (Japanese language only).