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Coronavirus outbreak most recent: Aug. 22, 2020

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Here are the current updates from Japan and also past on the coronavirus outbreak:

People putting on face masks stroll in Osaka’s Minami location on Aug. 21, 2020, in the middle of the proceeded spread of the unique coronavirus. (Kyodo)

As of 8 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 22 (Japan time)

Japan and also past: Week in Photos – August 15~21

As of 11: 00 p.m., Friday, Aug. 21 (Japan time)

Japan and also past: Week in Photos – August 8~14

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A water-sprinkling occasion is kept in Tokyo on Aug. 21, 2020, with the objective of responding to the summer season warmth. (Kyodo)

Useful sources for international homeowners and also site visitors in Japan

  • Tokyo Metropolitan Government’s “Tokyo Coronavirus Support Center for Foreign Residents (TOCOS)” multilingual hotline
    – Available in Simple Japanese, English, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Nepali, Indonesian, Tagalog, Thai, Portuguese, Spanish, French, Khmer, and also Burmese, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays other than legal holidays. 
    0120-296-004 (toll complimentary)

  • AMDA Medical Information Center’s “Multilingual Consultation Service
    – Available in Simple Japanese and also English, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekdays. Also offered in Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, Tagalog, Thai, and also Vietnamese on marked weekdays. Check routine below.
  • Tokyo Metropolitan Government’s COVID-19 information
  • Tokyo Metropolitan Government hotline
    – Available in English, Chinese, Korean and also Japanese, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    Available through fax for those with hearing problems
  • Japan National Tourism Organization’s “Guide for when you are feeling ill”
    Multilingual clinic/hospital search offered in English, Korean, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Japanese
  • JNTO’s “Japan Visitor Hotline
    – Available in English, Chinese, Korean and also Japanese 24 hrs a day
    (from abroad)
  • Japan’s health and wellness ministry hotline
    – Available in Japanese just, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • World Health Organization’s “Q&A on coronaviruses



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