The number of new cases COVID-19 in Japan for a day on Wednesday for the first time since the start of the pandemic exceeded a thousand, reported the TV channel NHK.
The increase in the number of identified infections by coronavirus occurs on the background of intensive tests COVID-19 in this country.
The number of diagnosed cases of infection with coronavirus infection in Japan per day rose to 31 583 961, transfers TV channel NHK.
Most cases occur in Tokyo (131), Osaka (87) and Aichi Prefecture (76).
The first after the lifting of state of emergency a major international exhibition of paintings, which was the collection of the national gallery in London, takes place in Tokyo with a delay of three months and new ones dictated by COVID-19, rules. How did you manage to combine the exhibition in a confined space in compliance with all the precautions and what came of it, found out the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
Posters announcing the exhibition of the national gallery in London, appeared in Tokyo since the end of last year. She was supposed to open March 3, but due to the spread of a new coronavirus infection since the end of February and then the introduction of state of emergency the long-awaited opening was late for three months. The organizers of the exhibition had to solve a difficult problem: how to avoid the accumulation of large numbers of people in a confined unventilated space – the inevitable conditions of any exhibition and at the same time the most dangerous from the point of view of the spread of coronavirus.
Japan finished voting on amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation, in Tokyo participated 556 Russians, said the press service of the Russian Embassy.
According to the Consulate General of Russia in Osaka, there voted 90 Russians. Polling stations were organized in Sapporo and Niigata.
The vote on the question of amending the Constitution began at the Russian Embassy in Tokyo, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
Voting takes place in compliance with all measures to prevent the spread of a new coronavirus infection. When entering the Embassy grounds all measure the temperature, then at the entrance to the school building where the polling station, also measures the temperature of the incoming disinfect hands if I didn't have the mask, you can get it immediately. In fact, the polling station all employees masks and gloves. Voting will be given a personal handle in order to prevent the potential spread of infection when transferred to another person.
Line at the Uniqlo clothing stores in Japan are lined up on the first day of sales of Airism masks, the second half of the day in the free market, they were gone, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
"The morning was a lot of people. Waited about 20 minutes to get in. But by 11.30 it became available. Maybe tomorrow will be more people, as output", - told RIA Novosti employee of the flagship store in Osaka at Umeda station.
Clinical trials of a vaccine against coronavirus COVID-19, which was developed by one of the medical companies in Japan, will begin in late June, said Wednesday on a press-conferences the Governor of Osaka Hirofumi Yoshimura.
"We made progress in developing a vaccine against the new coronavirus created in Japan, established in Osaka, and its human trials will be conducted in the end of the month, June 30," said the Governor.
In Japan the decline of economic activities due to the spread of the coronavirus bankrupt 253 of the enterprise, the data provided by research center, Teikoku Databank.
The most difficult situation in the hotel business for 41 hotel filed for bankruptcy or said to stop activities. Slightly better situation in catering – 34 institutions can no longer continue their activities.
Antibody tests that have been conducted in the prefectures of Tokyo, Osaka and Miyagi, showed that the majority of Japanese had a negative reaction, reported the Ministry of health of Japan.
"The result is that most people don't have antibodies", - summed up the Agency.
A March in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, which opposes violence and racism against blacks, it took on a Sunday afternoon in the center of the second largest metropolis of Japan, Osaka.
"The peace March is aimed at efforts to enhance freedoms and equality of black people. Our procession is organized in memory of George Floyd, the Breana Taylor, Ahmad private bathrooms, Tony Macadam and uncountable numbers of people who lost their lives due to racism and violence," - said in a statement the organizers of Black Lives Matter Kansai, at the disposal of RIA Novosti.
The tracking system is infected with a coronavirus using the QR-code began to operate on the sites of the Japanese city of Osaka, reported the TV channel NHK.
It is clarified that each of the 500 sites has received from the authorities of the city its own individual QR code, which is placed at the entrance. The visitor scans it on their smartphone and registers their email address. If it is subsequently determined that tourist object was a person infected with coronavirus infection COVID-19, the rest of the visitors sent a notification e-mail. If infection is not, then two months later was the e-mail address is automatically deleted from the system.