Japan removes all travel restrictions from St Kitts and Nevis, allows to travel freely

The government of Japan has decided to remove all the travel restrictions for the Federation of St Kitts and Nevis, which have been imposed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. ON April 8, 2022, the Minister of Foreign Affairs announced the decision of the Japanese Government. 

Japan removes all travel restrictions from St Kitts and Nevis, allows to travel freely
Japan removes all travel restrictions from St Kitts and Nevis, allows to travel freely

St Kitts and Nevis: The government of Japan has decided to remove all the travel restrictions for the Federation of St Kitts and Nevis, which have been imposed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. On April 8, 2022, the Minister of Foreign Affairs announced the decision of the Japanese Government. 

The Government of St Kitts and Nevis shred an update on the COVID-19 restrictions by the government of Japan. The press release issued by the government of the Federation read, “The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is extremely happy to announce and inform the general public of the country that the government of Japan has removed the Federation from the list of countries which are not allowed to enter into Japan to prevent further spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, as of April 8, 2022.” 

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The latest amendment from the government of Japan comes into effect on April 8, 2022, which is Friday at midnight. 

As per the new protocols of the COVID-19 released by the government of Japan, the people who belong to the country are now allowed to travel the country without any restrictions the COVID-19 which includes testing or quarantine. However, they are required to take a visa to access the country. 

The COVID-19 situation in the Federation is improving which forces the government of Japan to take the decision and the country has reported only five active cases. 

The toll of the active cases of the COVID-19 pandemic stood at five and four active cases have been reported from St Kitts. Currently, there is one new active case have been treated in Nevis.

St Kitts and Nevis reported a total of 26,429 people to have been fully vaccinated. Moreover, the Health Ministry of the twin-island Federation has administered 57,791 doses to the people of the country. A 77.9 percent of the total adult population received a second dose of the vaccine against the viral infection of the novel coronavirus.

The Land of the Rising Sun has also been planning to ban entry restrictions on 106 countries such as the UK, US, France, and Canada. Currently, the travelers from these countries have to present their negative test within 72 hours of departure and must have received a third dose of the vaccine.

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