The restrictions on the number of people who can enter Japan are now being relaxed, because the government is eager to increase the entry limits for people who want to come to Japan. The current limit for people to enter Japan is 7,000 people per day, the Japanese government will relax the policy to 10,000 people per day.
According to Tankan (Corporate Short-term Economic Observation Survey) released by the Bank of Japan, the index showing the economic judgment of large companies deteriorated for the first time in 7 quarters in both manufacturing and non-manufacturing industries. It has become clear that the further rise in raw material prices triggered by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has become a burden on the economy.
As of March 30, new border measures for new corona virus infection in Japan. After midnight on April 1, returnees and immigrants from the following countries will not be required to wait at the accommodation facility of the quarantine station.
Regarding the ballistic missile launched by North Korea on the 24th, Minister of Defense Kishi said at a press conference after the cabinet meeting that the new ICBM = intercontinental ballistic missile class, which was first confirmed at a press conference, could cover the entire United States and they said, "It's a serious threat of a different dimension than before."
Japan's Kawai sisters achieved their goal of both striking gold in women's wrestling. Kawai Risako won the freestyle 57-kilogram category on Thursday to match younger sister Yukako, who won 62-kilogram gold the day before.
The Ministry of Finance raised its economic forecast for three of the country's 11 regions, including the Tokai region, while leaving its forecast for the other regions unchanged. Regarding the future, the ministry said, "We need to pay close attention to the impact of the new coronavirus on the regional economy," in light of the situation where the infection of the new coronavirus is spreading.
The Consumer Attitude Index for July, which indicates consumers' willingness to shop, improved for the second consecutive month, up 0.1 points from the previous month. However, the increase in the index was only modest and is believed to have been affected by the rapid spread of the new coronavirus infection in Tokyo and other areas
Japan's coronavirus state of emergency has taken effect in Osaka and three prefectures neighboring Tokyo due to a surge in new cases in those areas. The state of emergency that has been in place in Tokyo and Okinawa was expanded to include the three prefectures and Osaka on Monday.