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Japan to consider new COVID-19 emergency declaration By Reuters

Japan to consider new COVID-19 emergency declaration By Reuters
Japan to consider new COVID-19 emergency declaration

FILE PHOTO: Year-end shoppers wearing protective face masks are reflected on mirrors at a shopping and amusement district, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Tokyo p TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan will consider issuing a new emergency declaration after governors in the capital region urged action to tackle a record surge in COVID-19 cases, the head of the nation's pandemic response said on Saturday."The national government and the three governors shared the view that the situation in the Tokyo area is getting more severe such that an emergency declaration may be necessary," Nishimura said."I would expect the (infection) numbers will get bigger in the coming days, and the emergency declaration should have come earlier, probably during December or November." India approves AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine p By Krishna N.

Das NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India has approved the COVID-19 vaccine developed by AstraZeneca (NASDAQ:AZN) and Oxford University, paving the way for a huge immunisation.Therefore Fusion Media doesn`t bear any responsibility for any trading losses you might incur as a result of using this data.

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