Past Ministerial Conference(COVID-19)

Press Conference

September 8, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 10:30 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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September 4, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, September 4, 2020, 11:02 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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September 1, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, September 1, 2020, 11:06 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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August 28, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, August 28, 2020, 18:45 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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August 28, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, August 28, 2020, 11:16 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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August 25, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, August 25, 2020, 11:16 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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August 11, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 11:17 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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August 7, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, August 7, 2020, 10:35 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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July 31, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, July 31, 2020, 9:55 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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July 17, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, July 17, 2020, 11:18 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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July 14, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, July 14, 2020, 11:22 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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July 10, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, July 10, 2020, 11:12 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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July 7, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, July 7, 2020, 11:15 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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July 3, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, July 3, 2020, 11:07 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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June 30, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, June 30, 2020, 11:16 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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June 26, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, June 26, 2020, 11:28 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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June 23, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 10:43 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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June 19, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, June 19, 2020, 11:13 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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June 16, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 9:17 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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June 9, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, June 9, 2020, 8:20 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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June 2, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, June 2, 2020, 9:25 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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May 29, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, May 29, 2020, 9:40 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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May 26, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, May 26, 2020, 10:23 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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May 22, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, May 22, 2020, 8:20 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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May 19, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, May 19, 2020, 9:24 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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May 15, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, May 15, 2020, 8:30 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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May 12, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, May 12, 2020, 9:10 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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May 8, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, May 8, 2020, 8:25 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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May 1, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, May 1, 2020, 9:35 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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April 28, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, April 28, 2020, 8:25 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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April 24, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, April 24, 2020, 8:32 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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April 14, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 8:30 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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April 10, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, April 10, 2020, 8:28 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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April 3, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, April 3, 2020, 8:46 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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March 19, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, March 19, 2020, 10:13 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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March 17, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, March 17, 2020, 8:35 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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March 13, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, March 13, 2020, 10:06 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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March 10, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Tuesday, March 10, 2020, 10:14 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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March 6, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Friday, March 6, 2020, 8:49 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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March 1, 2020


Press Conference held by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu, Sunday, March 1, 2020, 7:40 p.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare. Measures for preventing outbreaks and support for workers  who take leave were announced.

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※ Materials distributed at the conference were as follows
Preventing Outbreaks of the Novel Coronavirus [148KB]
Eight-point list of precautions to take at home [549KB]

 

February 28, 2020

Press Conference by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu Friday, February 28, 2020, 8:47 a.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.Policy for nursery day-care centers and after-school childcare centers due to temporary closure of schools and establishment of Cluster Response Team were announced.

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February 25, 2020

Press Conference by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 3:30 p.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.“Basic Policy for Novel Coronavirus Disease Control” was announced.

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February 23, 2020

Press Conference by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, KATO Katsunobu Sunday,
February 23, 2020, 6:30 p.m. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
Summarized in English by Senior Coordinator for Global Health Cooperation, International Affairs Division
Please refer to the handout:Purpose of new coronavirus measures(basic concept)[102KB]