10 March 2020 – Second COVID-19 Emergency Response Package

Type of Intervention: Financial and Economic, Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Health, Finance/Economy, Foreign Affairs, Immigration

Intervention Categories: Finance policy and financial aid; Stimulus packages and financial support
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Prime Minister’s Office of Japan

Overview: The government will exert every effort to prevent the spread of infection and address the immediate issues appropriately (fiscal measures: approximately 400 billion yen; financial measures: 1.6 trillion yen total).
It will continue to closely monitor regional and global economic trends along with the epidemiological situation and take necessary measures without hesitation.
Full details here: https://japan.kantei.go.jp/ongoingtopics/_00015.html

Type of Justification: No justification given
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – government