Japan will officially reopen to free foreign travelers in three weeks, Prime Minister announces Pipa News

Japan will officially reopen to free foreign travelers in three weeks, Prime Minister announces

There is good travel news for local residents as well.,

japanese prime minister fumio kishida Currently in New York, where he delivered a speech at the United Nations General Assembly on Security Council reform. There was also intense speculation that Kishida would take the opportunity of his foreign trip to officially announce the reopening of Japan to individual foreign tourists, and that expectation was true.,

In a press conference held on Thursday morning, Dr. Kishida announced that Japan would completely eliminate daily limits on the number of international travelers arriving in Japan, lift restrictions on individual travelers, and remove visa requirements for visitors from countries that were exempted before the pandemic. Went., All these changes, Kishida said, will apply Tuesday, October 11Just a little over three weeks from now.

Kishida also said that Travel discount/reimbursement programs for domestic Japanese travelers, as well as a program for entertainment eventsThe launch will take place on the same day, and more details are to come later this month.

Source: NHK News Web, Nihon Keizai Shimbun
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