Influenza A (H1N1): The Current Situation in Japan

June 2009
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Japan
  1. Confirmed cases in Japan
    Number of confirmed cases in Japan (updated information):

  2. Quarantine Procedure upon Entry into Japan (revised 22 May)

    • All incoming passengers will be provided with a health card outlining the appropriate precautions against Influenza A (H1N1) and providing up-to-date information about the illness.

    • An on-board quarantine check may be conducted if a passenger with influenza-like symptoms has been reported in flight

    • A suspected patient may be provided with a mask and urged to recover quietly at home. Other measures may be taken if more than one patient in the same company is detected. Please follow the instructions of the quarantine officers.