Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has declared an ease of the country's severe pandemic-related border limitations

A necessity for a negative Covid test required taken within 72 hours of takeoff would be lifted from September 7.

Japan is one of the last significant economies depending on severe boundary restrictions to deal with the Virus

Kishida said in May that he wanted to align Japan's borders with G-7 nations

Japan invited the arrival of tourist for the first time in two years in June

The severe conditions for entry have kept the quantity of tourist for a portion of pre-pandemic levels

Business groups have approached the government to additional ease in Covid limitations

They cautions that Japan could abandoned financially as the rest of the world figures out how to live with the virus

Regardless of Japan's relative isolation, COVID-19 cases in the nation have taken off to record highs