Fukui Prefecture, Lifting All COVID-19 Alerts on October 14th

Fukui Prefecture, Lifting All COVID-19 Alerts on October 14th

Bypassing an “Emergency Warning” Status and Into Non-emergency Status

On October 11th, in a special news conference, Fukui Prefecture Governor Tatsuji Sugimoto announced that Fukui Prefecture will lift its prefecture-exclusive “Infection Emergency Alert” on the 14th, in response to the recent decrease of new COVID-19 infections within the prefecture. Without shifting into a lower “Emergency Warning” status, the prefecture will be lifting all alerts. Since March 30th, Fukui Prefecture has been under a constant “Emergency Alert” or “Emergency Warning” status.

Starting Date of Status Status Title
February 28th~Non-emergency state
March 30th~Emergency Warning (↑)
April 3rd~Emergency Alert(↑)
April 16th~ Critical Emergency Alert(↑)
April 22nd~State of Emergency(↑)
May 14th~ Critical Emergency Alert(↓)
May 21st~Emergency Alert(↓)
June 4th~Emergency Warning(↓)
June 20th~Emergency Alert(↑)
June 24th~State of Emergency(↑)
July 9th~ Critical Emergency Alert(↓)
July 22nd~Emergency Alert(↓)
August 3rd~ Critical Emergency Alert(↑)
August 6th~State of Emergency(↑)
September 13th~ Critical Emergency Alert(↓)
October 1st~Emergency Alert(↓)
October 15th~Non-emergency state(↓)
(↑)increase in alert status;(↓)decrease in alert status

Source: https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1414824

Fukui Prefecture, “Critical Infection Emergency Alert” Status to be Lifted on September 30th

Fukui Prefecture, “Critical Infection Emergency Alert” Status to be Lifted on September 30th

Shift Into New Alert Status From October 1st

On September 27th, Fukui Prefecture Governor Tatsuji Sugimoto announced that the prefecture-exclusive “Critical Infection Emergency Alert” status will be lifted on September 30th, and shift into an “Emergency Alert” status from October 1st. The “Emergency Alert” status is to last until October 14th.

Source: https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1406069

Fukui Prefecture, New COVID-19 Cases by Municipality

Fukui Prefecture, New COVID-19 Cases by Municipality

August 25th, 17 Cases in Fukui City

On August 25th, Fukui Prefecture reported 56 new COVID-19 infections, a new daily high. The following tables shows the new cases categorized by municipality and age range.

Source: https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1385067

Fukui Prefecture’s Fourth State of Emergency Declaration

Fukui Prefecture’s Fourth State of Emergency Declaration

Until August 24th, Food Establishments Requested to Shorten Business Hours Excluding Those Approved

On August 6th, responding to the rapid spread of COVID-19, Fukui Prefecture declared its fourth independent “State of Emergency” until the 24th. Excluding shops that have been approved for safety, the prefecture is requesting food establishments to shorten its business hours up to 8:00 p.m., during the period of August 11th through 24th.

Source: https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1373171

Fukui Prefecture, 27 New COVID-19 Infections

Fukui Prefecture, 27 New COVID-19 Infections

July 25th Report

On July 25th, Fukui Prefecture reported 27 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 1,472. There are currently 68 active cases within the prefecture. Seven of the 27 new cases are students of a Fukui City senior high school, and two are students of a Fukui City junior high school; in addition, six are Fukui City residents and another six are Sakai City residents. Brief details of the 27 cases are as follow.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210725.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1363993; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf