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Coronavirus outbreak newest: Sept. 4, 2020

Here are the most recent updates from Japan as well as past on the coronavirus outbreak:

Well-wishers light 5,000 candle lights throughout an event at Hikarisanpoko Shrine in Hashimoto in Wakayama Prefecture, western Japan, on Sept. 3, 2020. (Kyodo)

As of 9 a.m., Friday, Sept. 4 (Japan time)

As of 11 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 3 (Japan time)

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A movie theater of the Aichi International Women’s Film Festival in main Japan covers fifty percent of its seats with off-limit indicators to stop coronavirus infection, as seen on Sep.t. 3, 2020. (Kyodo)


Useful sources for international citizens as well as 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, as well as Burmese, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays other than legal holidays. 
    0120-296-004 (toll totally free)

  • AMDA Medical Information Center’s “Multilingual Consultation Service
    – Available in Simple Japanese as well as English, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekdays. Also offered in Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, Tagalog, Thai, as well as Vietnamese on marked weekdays. Check timetable below.
  • Tokyo Metropolitan Government’s COVID-19 details
  • Tokyo Metropolitan Government hotline
    – Available in English, Chinese, Korean as well as Japanese, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    Available using 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 as well as 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