Notice to Kuwaiti Citizens in Japan regarding the outbreak of Novel Coronavirus

To all Kuwaiti citizens in Japan

Concerning the outbreak of Novel Coronavirus, several cases of infection have been reported in Japan since January 15, 2020. The Novel Coronavirus is not currently recognized as being prevalent in Japan, but the Embassy would advise you to take basic disease-prevention measures, as you would for influenza.

The Embassy would like you to pay attention to the Japanese Government’s announcement and follow their instruction, and if you have any inquiry or need an assistance, please feel free to contact the Embassy.

For your information, please refer the following website and contact information.

Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare, Japan

Tokyo Metropolitan Government

“Japan Visitor Hotline” operated by JNTO (Japan Tourism Agency)
TEL: 050-3816-2787 (24 hours a day, 365 days a year)

Embassy of the State of Kuwait, TOKYO
TEL: 03-3455-0361