The Nikkei Asian Review is tracking the spread of the new coronavirus that originated in the central Chinese city of Wuhan.
Global cases have reached 3,525,116, according to the World Health Organization.
The worldwide death toll has hit 243,540.
To see how the disease has spread, view our virus tracker charts:
Here are the latest developments (Tokyo time):
Wednesday, May 6
10:24 a.m. South Korea confirms two new cases, down from three a day ago. Total infections reached 10,806, with 255 deaths. The country loosened social distancing regulations from today, reopening public libraries, museums