For more than 30 days, there has been no new covid-19 case in Okinawa. Yet the situation in mainland Japan is different. Here is an update for karate enthusiasts who are planning a trip to Okinawa.

 As of June 5th, the list of countries which nationals are denied permission to enter Japan can be found at this link. https://www.mofa.go.jp/ca/fna/page4e_001053.html

 At a coronavirus infectious disease control meeting on May 25th, the government of Japan decided to extend to the end of June the current measures regarding entry to Japan.

 We will keep you posted as new information comes in. Meanwhile, more information can be found at the Japan National Tourism Organization website: https://www.japan.travel/en/coronavirus/

 Until we meet again in Okinawa, stay healthy!