Kumamoto JET

Coronavirus Update (19 June)

Hi Kumamoto,Long time no see. Here are your friendly COVID-19 related updates:  Cross-prefecture travel re-opened nationwide (19 June)As of today, people may travel freely between all prefectures nationwide. Kumamoto Prefecture is still asking residents to...

The YOKA Spring 2020

The Spring 2020 YOKA is available now! This quarter’s YOKA features the following… Tough Times for the World by Dilini Fernando Eve’s Honest Onsen Opinions – Kurokawa Edition by Eve Gillison Jenny’s Jokes – Oyaji Gags by...

Coronavirus Update (27 May)

Hello Kumamoto, Here are some more updates: Kumamoto Prefecture lowers infection warning levelGiven the fact that Kumamoto Prefecture has not seen any new confirmed infections for an additional one-week period from 19-25 May, the prefecture has...

Coronavirus Update (25 May)

Dear Kumamoto, Here are some updates: State of Emergency EndingThe State of Emergency was lifted in Osaka, Kobe and Kyoto on Thursday last week, and the national government is currently making final arrangements to...

Coronavirus Update (20 May)

Hi Kumamoto, Here are some updates: State of EmergencyA decision will be made tomorrow about whether the state of emergency can be lifted in the remaining 8 prefectures. One of the numerical targets proposed...