10 prefectures to suspend Go To Eat voucher sales

National Nov 28, 2020

10 prefectures to suspend Go To Eat voucher sales

The agriculture ministry said Friday that 10 prefectures will temporarily stop sales of meal vouchers under the central government's Go To Eat program, which is aimed at shoring up demand for dining out, in response to spikes in COVID-19 cases. Each set of vouchers, worth ...

Tokyo logs net outflow of residents for fourth straight month

National Nov 26, 2020

Tokyo logs net outflow of residents for fourth straight month

Tokyo saw a net outflow of residents for the fourth straight month in October, the Japanese internal affairs ministry said Thursday, apparently reflecting the coronavirus crisis. The number of people who moved out of the capital grew 10.6% from a year before to 30,908, while ...