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  1. A sign asking people to stay home is seen at a Tokyo park

    Japan extends coronavirus state of emergency until May 31

    Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday (May 4) extended a state of emergency over the coronavirus until the end of May, warning it was too ...
  2. FILE PHOTO:  Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Tokyo

    Japan's COVID-19 containment needs to stay until cases fall more: Experts

    Japan will formally decide as early as Monday whether to extend its state of emergency over the novel coronavirus, which was originally set to end ...
  3. Passersby wearing protective face masks, following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease, walk pas

    Japan's Abe says cannot hold Olympics unless pandemic contained

    Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday that the Tokyo Olympics could not take place next year unless the coronavirus pandemic is contained, ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: A woman wearing a protective face mask, following an outbreak of the coronavirus diseas

    Japan's Abe says impossible to hold Olympics unless COVID-19 pandemic contained

    It will be impossible to host the Tokyo Olympic Games next year unless the coronavirus pandemic is contained, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ...
  5. Child, wearing a protective face mask, following an outbreak of coronavirus, uses hand sanitizer at

    Commentary: Japan’s two-month-long school closure is not a pretty sight

    Japan is on the cusp of considering reopening schools nationwide but would do better by focusing on ramping up online learning, says Yuka Hasegawa.
  6. FILE PHOTO: Evenly sized cut pieces of ivories for making 'hanko' or carved name seals ar

    To push telework, Japan taking another look at ancient 'seal' custom

    With efforts to promote telecommuting lagging despite the coronavirus crisis, Japan is taking another look at an ancient custom that stubbornly ...
  7. The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Tokyo

    Japan promises swift COVID-19 payouts, starting in May

    Japan on Friday said it hope to start distributing coronavirus relief payments next month, after extending a state of emergency nationwide and ...
  8. Police officers wearing protective face masks patrol on the street

    Japan urges citizens to isolate as reports warn of 400,000 COVID-19 deaths

    Japan urged its citizens on Wednesday to stay home, as media reports warned that as many as 400,000 of them could die of the coronavirus without ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: Spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Japan

    Japan's Abe pressed to pay out more cash as coronavirus hits economy

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is under pressure to take bolder steps to soften the economic blow of the coronavirus, with calls from his ...