152 people have been infected in Italy until today, making this country the third most infected country in the world, according to the Index.
China, with more than 77.000 people infected, still holds first place, followed by South Korea, which is second with 602 infected.
Italy overtook Japan today, with 153 people infected.
Two Greek citizens who were among the passengers trapped on the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan due to the outbreak of coronavirus in Asia have been repatriated, Greece's Foreign Ministry said on Saturday.
The two citizens flew into Elefsina's military airport on Saturday morning from Rome's Patrica Di Mare military airport where they arrived from Japan on Friday.
Sonimpex Topoloveni, the producer of Topoloveni plum magiun, an original plum jam recipe, has obtained European funds worth 775,000 euros to promote the product in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Vietnam, but it will also participate in trade fairs and exhibitions in Japan, America and Brazil, the company announced on Thursday.
The Government intends to continue to work on the most important cooperation project with Japan, the bilateral Strategic Partnership between the two countries, and chose the year 2021, when Romania and Japan celebrate 100 years of "efficient diplomatic relations," for the conclusion of the Partnership Agreement, stated interim Prime Minister Ludovic Orban.