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Japan Biz Leaders Roll Out Tourism Proposals

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NHK
 
The Japanese government is looking to promote domestic tourism by reviving a travel campaign following the lifting of a nationwide state of emergency for the coronavirus. But business leaders are urging the government to make sure it does not lead to an overload of travelers.
The Japan Asso...

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Japan’s Empress Emerita Michiko turns 87

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THE JAPAN NEWS
 
Japanese Empress Emerita Michiko, wife of Emperor Emeritus Akihito, turned 87 on Wednesday.
She continued to avoid outings and refrain from inviting guests in the last year amid the COVID-19 pandemic, spending peaceful days with the Emperor Emeritus at their Sento Kari Gosho temp...

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Volcano In Southern Japan Erupts With Massive Smoke Column

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ABC NEWS
 
A volcano in southern Japan is erupting with a massive column of gray smoke billowing into the sky
A volcano in southern Japan erupted Wednesday with a massive column of gray smoke billowing into the sky.
The Japan Meteorological Agency raised the warning level for Mount Aso to three o...

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Infections In Japan Continue To Fall

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NHK
 
The number of coronavirus infections in Japan continues to fall.
Health authorities say the number of new infections across the country in the week up to Tuesday was just 60 percent of the figure from the previous week.
The health ministry held a meeting on Wednesday to give updates on the ...

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Japan To Tighten Borders For Arrivals From Myanmar, Iran

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KYODO NEWS
 
The Japanese government said Wednesday it will tighten border controls for visitors from some countries, including Myanmar and Iran, to prevent the spread of highly contagious new variants of the coronavirus.
In a set of changes to border control measures taking effect Saturday, thos...

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Japan To Provide Greater COVID Vaccine Support To Foreign Residents

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KYODO NEWS
 
  The Japanese government adopted a policy Tuesday to strengthen support for foreign residents who may face hurdles in getting coronavirus vaccinations, together with local municipalities.
Under the policy, the government will boost assistance to foreigners who have difficulty in und...

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Japan To Tighten Border Controls For Travelers From Vietnam And Malaysia

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JAPAN TIMES
 
 
Japan plans to tighten its border controls to prevent the spread of more contagious variants of the coronavirus, asking travelers from Vietnam and Malaysia to stay in government-designated facilities for six days after arrival, according to government sources.
It will also set the...

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Japan To Restrict Arrivals From Bangladesh, Maldives, Sri Lanka

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JAKARTA POST
 
 
The Japanese government said Tuesday it will impose stricter restrictions for those who have been in Bangladesh, Maldives and Sri Lanka in the 14 days before arrival to prevent a more contagious coronavirus variant first found in India from spreading.
The tighter steps, to be eff...

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Japan To Temporarily Ban Foreign Residents Travelling From India, Nepal And Pakistan

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TIME OUT
 
The temporary measure will take effect from Friday May 14 to curb the spread of Covid-19
According to The Japan Times, the Japanese government has decided to further tighten entry restrictions by banning foreign residents who are travelling from India, Nepal or Pakistan.
Until recently...

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Suga Says Plenty Of Nurses Available To Work Olympics Since 'Many Are Taking Time Off Now'

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JAPAN TODAY
 
TOKYO - The controversial 2021 Olympics seems to be happening this summer in Japan, despite the majority of Japanese people thinking they should be cancelled or postponed again due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
In order to carry out the Olympics as safely as possible, several measures h...

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