Regarding Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
2020.2.26

Okinawa Prefecture has established a help desk for Coronavirus Disease 2019 as well as the countermeasures for virus infection as follows.
It is extremely important to take preventive measures such as wearing a mask when coughing and washing hands not to infect or be infected with the Coronavirus Disease. When you visit Okinawa, please take enough measures and have a good time in Okinawa.

For foreigners traveling to Okinawa
Be.Okinawa Inbound Medical Interpreter Call Center

Tel: 0570-050-235

Reception hours: Everyday, around the clock (until March 31, 2020)
Available languages: English, Chinese (Beijing, Cantonese), Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, Thai, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Tagalog, French, Nepali, Malaysian, Italian, German, Russian (16 languages)

*For foreign tourists who don’t need to be carried urgently, we will listen to their symptoms on the phone, and give them advice and information on the clinics that can respond in foreign languages.

Related Website

Okinawa Prefecture “If you think you are infected with COVID-19”

JNTO Multilingual Visitor Hotline

Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare Q&A on Coronavirus Disease 2019(Information for the Public)

Temporary Closures to Prevent the Spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus

Further details can be found in the NEWS section.

Announcement of Temporary Closures to Prevent the Spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus
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