December 5: It’s already December.

COVID-19 in Japan Update:

  • Japan’s cumulative coronavirus cases are 157,764 including 42,793 cases in Tokyo. Death 2,282 as of December 5, 2020 (Source: Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare).

  • As the coronavirus continues to spread, world leaders including Japan are challenged to strike a balance between public health and the economy. Coronavirus cases surge across the country.

  • As the year comes to a close and we all prepare to take some well-deserved time with our families and friends. We face unprecedented hardships because of COVID-19 and difficulty in coming together as one world this year. We just hope the spread of coronavirus will subside next year and the day will come when we don't wear masks.