Japan to partly lift travel bans on Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar

Japan will partially reopen travel to and from Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar in early September as restrictions that were imposed amid the novel coronavirus pandemic are gradually eased.

An agreement reached between Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi and his counterparts in each of the countries will allow those who have a long-term residency permit in Japan, such as technical interns and business people, to travel back and forth between them.

Motegi visited the three countries from Aug. 22 to 24 to discuss reopening travel, which has been shut down to help stop the spread of COVID-19, among other issues.

In full: http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/13665907

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