Diplomatic Issue
Sanction “Suspension of Visa Issuance”, Japanese Prime Minister Kishida has announced

On Feb. 23, 2022, Japanese Prime minister Kishida Fumio announced the sanctions on Russia. The sanctions include the suspension of visa issuance against Russian citizens.

Certificate of Eligibility(COE)
Japanese Special Measure “COE Extension” due to Omicron Variant

On Dec. 28, 2021, Immigration Services Agency of Japan has declared the special extension of COE validity due to the impact of omicron variant.