Japan to ban new entries of foreigners until end-January - Nikkei

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Tokyo

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan has decided to ban all new entries of foreign nationals from Dec. 28 to the end of January following the detection of a new variant of the coronavirus in arrivals from Britain, Nikkei reported on Saturday.

(Reporting by Chris Gallagher; Editing by Andrew Heavens)