Due to the Covid-19 situation, the government will distribute a 100,000 yen to every person living in Japan, in order to support their livelihood.
Those that are eligible to receive the 100,000 yen are those who are listed in the Basic Resident Register as of 27th April. Foreigners are also eligible.
※ The period and method of application differs between municipalities.
↓ Multilingual information is available. (Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications)
Ministry of Justice webpage (Japanese)
※ There is also an explanation of the Basic Resident Register. (Japanese)
Besides the above, there is also another website with multilingual explanations.
Multilanguage Center FACIL