4th Feb. 2020,
SPring-8/SACLA Users Office,
Japan Synchrotron Radiation Research Institute (JASRI)
Dear All users visiting SPring-8 for experiments,
According to the World Health Organization’s Emergency Declaration on the new coronavirus outbreak, a new cabinet order has been put in force by the Japanese government since 1st Feb. 2020 and pneumonia arising from the new coronavirus will be treated as “Designated Infectious Disease”/” Quarantinable Infectious Diseases”.
We, therefore, strongly ask all users to examine the recent physical conditions before your visit to SPring-8/SACLA. Please note that we may ask your recent travel history upon your arrival.
Thank you for your understandings and cooperation.
Information related to New Coronavirus Infection(COVID-19) from Immigration Services Agency (Ministry of Justice)
SBorder enforcement measures to prevent the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19): 4. Suspension of visa exemption measures (Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan)
About Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) ４．Border Control Measures (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare)