The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is a cabinet-level ministry of the Japanese government responsible for the country's foreign relations.
Japan said Tuesday that it would ban people from more than a third of the world, including the US, from entering the country to halt the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Beijing has decided to temporarily suspend entry of all foreign nationals into China because of the rapid global spread of the coronavirus and spike in the cases of foreign cases in the country, according to an announcement made by the Foreign Ministry and the National Immigration Administration.
Sri Lanka will allow chartered flights from any country to land here and to fly out their nationals who are currently in the island nation on a holiday or work on request, an official statement said on Thursday.
China on Tuesday hit out at US President Donald Trump, who had called coronavirus a "Chinese" disease, and termed it an attempt at stigmatising the country.
China has condemned to what it calls "smears" from the United States President Donald Trump referring to the novel coronavirus as 'Chinese virus'.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has sent two aid planes carrying medical supplies to Iran which has been severely hit by the coronavirus crisis, despite a fallout between the two countries.
"Both parties discussed various bilateral issues, including the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, and the ongoing situations in both ...
The 56 Italian citizens who arrived home on Monday aboard a flight from the Chinese city of Wuhan - epicentre of the new coronavirus outbreak - are now in quarantine at the Cecchignola military zone in south Rome.
Iran has lashed out against Saudi Arabia following the latter's decision to bar an Iranian delegation from participating in an emergency Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) meeting, which is aimed at rebuffing the US peace plan for the Middle East, a media report said on Monday.
Iran on Monday Iran said it could take a "final and more effective" step concerning its nuclear deal if the other parties remain in default of their contractual obligations towards Tehran.