USEFUL LINKS COVID-19 (updated as of August 6)

Updates on the situation in JAPAN:


-Daily updates from Japanese news agency Kyodo News in Japanese and English


-Prime Minister’s Office of Japan in Japanese and English


-Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

  • METI’s Support Measures for Companies Concerning the Impacts of the Novel Coronavirus Disease in Japanese and English
  • Series of Leaflets Prepared Explaining Industry-based Support Measures that Businesses Affected by the Novel Coronavirus Disease are Able to Utilize (in Japanese)


-Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare in Japanese and English


-Japanese Ministry of Finance in Japanese and English


-Japan Finance Corporation (Jap. only)


-Japanese Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications regarding the JPY 100,000 to all Japanese residents


-Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Japanese and English


-JETRO in Japanese and English 


-Tokyo Metropolitan Government mainly in Japanese, some English


-Osaka Prefectural Government in Japanese and English


-ANA flight updates in English and Japanese

JAL flight updates in English and Japanese


Nikkei Index


General COVID-19 case tracker in Japan


Updates on the situation in BELGIUM:


-News from the Belgian Embassy in Tokyo in Dutch and French

-News from the Japanese Embassy in Belgium

-Latest measures taken by the Belgian government


Updates on the situation in LUXEMBOURG:


-News from the Luxembourg Embassy in Tokyo

-News from the Japanese Embassy in Luxembourg

-Latest measures taken by the Luxembourg government


Updates on the situation in EU:


EU Commission

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control

Federation of Belgian Chambers of Commerce: overview of measures in the EU and in the world


GLOBAL situation:


-The World Health Organization sends out daily situation reports.

IATA: Air Transport & COVID-19 Coronavirus

-Global overview of COVID-19 cases:

Johns Hopkins CSSE




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