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News COVID-19 (April 10)

News COVID-19 (April 10)

Here are some headlines after the state-of-emergency was declared.


-Japan mulls wider state of emergency as prefectures (Kyoto, Aichi) seek inclusion (April 10, Kyodo News)


-Tokyo governor to outline state of emergency closure requests today (April 10, Kyodo News)
Barbers, DIY shops seen off Tokyo’s closure request list over coronavirus (April 10, Kyodo News)


-Governors urge Abe to agree to compensate for business losses (April 9, The Asahi Shinbun)


-Japan’s GDP projected to shrink annualized 11% in April-June (April 9, Kyodo News)


-BOJ lowers assessments of all 9 regional economies over coronavirus (April 9, Kyodo News)


-Stores in Japan taking extra ‘social distancing’ precautions amid state of emergency (April 9, Mainichi Japan)


-Hotline service AMDA to begin for foreigners in Japan for coronavirus inquiries (April 8, Kyodo News)


To end the newsletter on a positive note before going into the weekend:
the Belgian Beer Weekend Organizing Committee has created a BBW Home Edition website so you can still enjoy Belgian beers, food and music in your own home!
By purchasing beers you will be supporting several BLCCJ members.


We kindly refer to yesterday’s mailing to see sales and services of other member companies as well.


Stay safe, healthy and home!


The BLCCJ office