[Public Announcement from the Governor of Fukuoka in Response to the New Coronavirus]


[The Governor of Fukuoka Prefecture has announced an important message to the public]

Starting this weekend, the Governor is strongly encouraging the public to refrain from non-essential/-urgent outing in response to the persistent spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Message from the Governor of Fukuoka


◆ We ask for people to stay in your house and avoid from all but essential travel from
this weekend to the weekend of the 19th.
◆ Please avoid poorly ventilated spaces, crowded spaces, and close contact with people,
please avoid places that overlap with these 3 conditions.
◆ Please wash your hands and practice coughing etiquette
◆ If you suspect you have the novel corona virus (COVID-19), please call a medical
institution (please reference the contact list of medical institutions)
◆ When consulting with the hospital, please call the hospital first about your
consultation beforehand. *Do not go to the hospital directly.
◆ Try to avoid, places like Tokyo or Osaka where the infection is spreading rapidly.
◆ For international travel, please refer to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan for