Japan needs many . It is an aging and does not have workers. The has decided to find workers from other countries to fill . Japan's Prime Minister said his government will meet to agree on a plan. A new would let up to 345,000 foreign to help to fill jobs. They will work in , fishing, healthcare and farming. Most will be low- workers. They must pass a Japanese test.
Japan's government said it had to change and use workers to help the . It said: "If Japan continued along the same , we would find ourselves in a very difficult ." The government will make sure workers can adjust to in Japan, "and have the environment in which to live and work." Japanese people are having children. Japan's is falling year.