Japan’s authorities on Friday eased its journey warning over the coronavirus pandemic for 34 international locations, together with China, South Korea and India, and is now not requesting that residents in Japan chorus from nonessential journeys to these nations.
The International Ministry additionally lowered its journey advisory for France, Germany and Italy, in addition to different 11 European nations, by one notch to the bottom Stage 1 on its four-point scale, advising Japanese nationals touring to these areas to “keep totally alert . “
The overall variety of areas underneath the Stage 1 class has elevated to 70. In late Might, Japan moved 36 international locations and areas to the bottom degree, together with the USA, Britain, Canada and Hong Kong.
The relief of the warning for South Korea got here two days after flights between Seoul’s Gimpo airport and Tokyo’s Haneda airport resumed. That they had been suspended for greater than two years as a result of COVID-19 restrictions.
In the meantime, 90 nations and areas stay underneath the Stage 2 warning, together with 16 in Asia and Oceania, corresponding to Taiwan, Indonesia and Australia, together with 27 European nations. As for the Stage 3 advisory, which urges residents to keep away from all journey, all 41 international locations stay unchanged.