[NEWS] Earthquake in Hokkaido on February 21, JAPAN - Leading Japan Destination Management Company | JTBGMT

[NEWS] Earthquake in Hokkaido on February 21, JAPAN


As you may be aware by the news on the media, a strong earthquake struck Hokkaido Prefecture on February 21, Thursday , at 21:22 (Japan Local Time). The earthquake, measuring a magnitude 5.7 and the Meteorological Agency says, No tsunami warning was issued for this earthquake.


All Groups and Individuals travelling in Hokkaido, handled by JTBGMT, are all confirmed as “safe without any injury” and will continue their remaining journey.


With the exception of limited area in Hokkaido Area, the rest of our destination “Japan” is not affected by the earthquake. We kindly ask you to inform your current as well as your future clients with the up dated and correct information of our destination, Japan.


We wish that the traffic to our country will not decline due to this natural calamity, and your full support and cooperation is appreciated.

JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc.