Prime Minister’s Office of Japan Creates English-Language Twitter Account for Disaster Information

The Prime Minister’s Office of Japan established @JPN_PMO, an English-language Twitter account to supplement disaster information from Japanese-language @Kantei_Saigai, which was established March 13, Mashable reported.

@JPN_PMO had accumulated more than 8,000 followers at the time of this post. Information Tweeted includes evacuations, press conferences, and news about the overall welfare of Japan, according to Mashable.