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Masks a danger for under-twos, Japan warns (source — www.news.com.au) 26/05/2020 06:48:02

Children under the age of two shouldn't wear masks because they can make breathing difficult and increase the risk of choking, a Japan medical group has warned as the country reopens from the coronavi...

Coronavirus: Japan could pay you to go there (source — www.stuff.co.nz) 26/05/2020 05:46:30

Tourism bosses are mulling over a big incentive to help country's travel industry.

Global report: Europe eases out of lockdown as Memorial Day draws big US crowds (source — www.theguardian.com) 25/05/2020 19:05:00

Southern European countries prepare for shortened tourist season as Japan lifts state of emergency in Tokyo Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageMadrid and Barcelona reopened th...

Japan lifts coronavirus emergency but urges caution (source — www.thesundaily.my) 25/05/2020 14:30:39

TOKYO: Japan lifted a nationwide state of emergency over the coronavirus on Monday, gradually reopening the world’s third-largest economy as government officials warned caution was still necessary to ...

Coronavirus: Japan ends nationwide state of emergency with restrictions now lifted in Tokyo (source — www.independent.co.uk) 25/05/2020 14:17:20

World's third-largest economy has seen only 839 deaths so far

Japan lifts state of emergency after fall in coronavirus cases (source — www.theguardian.com) 25/05/2020 13:12:49

Shinzō Abe’s move comes as virus seemingly curbed, despite criticism of initial responseCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageJapan’s prime minister, Shinzō Abe, has lifted the c...

Coronavirus live news: Spain eases restrictions in major cities; Japan to end state of emergency (source — www.theguardian.com) 25/05/2020 12:52:34

Madrid and Barcelona move to next phase of lockdown; UK PM continues to back senior adviser; Germany enters recession Global report: US suspends travel from Brazil as schools reopen in parts of Austra...

Japan lifts virus emergency in all areas (source — www.news.com.au) 25/05/2020 12:46:17

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has lifted a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and four other remaining areas, ending the restrictions nationwide.

Coronavirus live news: Spain suggests foreign tourists welcome from July as restrictions ease (source — www.theguardian.com) 25/05/2020 12:43:04

Madrid and Barcelona move to next phase of lockdown; UK PM continues to back senior adviser; Germany enters recession Global report: US suspends travel from Brazil as schools reopen in parts of Austra...

Asia virus latest: Japan to lift emergency, India domestic flights resume (source — www.thesundaily.my) 25/05/2020 12:01:04

HONG KONG: Here are the latest developments in Asia related to the coronavirus pandemic:Japan set to lift virus emergencyJapan is poised Monday to lift its nationwide state of emergency over the coron...

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