Cancellations of cruise tours have begun to hit ports around Kyushu. A cruise from China arrived at Hakata Port in the morning of Jan. 27 after departing just before the Chinese government announced a ban on outbound group tours in an effort to limit the spread of the new type of coronavirus. Further cancellations are expected. Source: Nikkei 01/27/2020
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