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Feb 29, 2024
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Yoshida Holds Meeting with Mr. Yalchin Rafiyev, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and COP29 Chief Negotiator of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Feb 22, 2024
The 30th Asian Export Control Seminar was Held
Feb 22, 2024
METI Joined Japan-US-ROK Export Control Dialogue
Feb 21, 2024
Minister Saito Holds Meeting with WIPO Director General Tang
Feb 21, 2024
Commissioner Hamano of the Japan Patent Office (JPO) and Director General Tang of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) signed the "Cooperation Statement in the field of support for SMEs, Start-ups and Entrepreneurs"
Feb 20, 2024
Minister Saito Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Denys Shmyhal, Prime Minister of Ukraine
Feb 19, 2024
METI Minister Iwata Delivers Speech at Japan-Ukraine Conference for Promotion of Economic Growth and Reconstruction
Feb 19, 2024
Minister Saito Pays a Courtesy Call on H.E. Dr. Bisher Hani Al-Khasawneh, Prime Minister of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
Feb 16, 2024
METI State Minister Iwata Delivers Remark via Video Message at “Connecting with Ukraine” Held by JICA
Feb 14, 2024
Launch of the First Round of the Japan-U.S. Task Force on the Promotion of Human Rights and International Labor Standards in Supply Chains
Feb 13, 2024
METI State Minister Iwata Delivers Closing Remarks at the Ukraine Economic Reconstruction Business Forum Held by Nikkei Inc.
Feb 9, 2024
METI Parliamentary Vice-Minister Yoshida Holds Meeting with H.E. Dr. William Samoei Ruto, President of the Republic of Kenya, and Attends Kenya-Japan Business Forum
Feb 9, 2024
State Minister Iwata Holds Meeting with Ms. Denisa Saková, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy, and Mr. Tomáš Taraba, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Environment of the Slovak Republic
Feb 8, 2024
METI Minister Saito Attends G7 Trade Ministers’ Meeting via Video Conference
Feb 8, 2024
Minister Saito Holds Meeting with H.E. Ms. Pimphattra Wichaikul, Minister of Industry, Thailand
Feb 2, 2024
METI State Minister Kozuki Attends WTO-related (Ottawa Group) Ministerial Meeting via Video Conference
Jan 30, 2024
Minister Saito Receives a Courtesy Call from a Delegation of the American Jewish Committee
Jan 25, 2024
Minister Saito Receives a Courtesy Call from Japan-U.S. Business Council
Jan 25, 2024
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Ishii Held Meeting with Mr. Oliver Luksic, Parliamentary State Secretary to the Federal Ministry for Digital and Transport of Germany
Jan 25, 2024
The 1st Meeting of the Japan-China Export Control Dialogue Held
Jan 25, 2024
Minister Saito Holds a Meeting with H.E. Mr. Abdullah Allafi, Vice President of the Presidential Council of the State of Libya
Jan 24, 2024
Minister Saito Receives a Courtesy Call from a Delegation of the U.S. Congressional Study Group on Japan
Jan 23, 2024
METI Minister Saito Receives Recommendations Adopted by the Japan-EU Business Round Table
Jan 22, 2024
New Establishment and Revision of the Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) (January 2024)
Jan 22, 2024
METI Minister Saito Held Meeting with H.E. Mr. Rashid Meredov, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Turkmenistan
Jan 16, 2024
Ministerial-Level Meeting of Japan-UK Digital Partnership Held
Jan 15, 2024
METI State Minister Kozuki Visits the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Republic of Kazakhstan
Jan 11, 2024
Minister Saito Holds a Teleconference with H.E. Ms. Gina M. Raimondo, United States Secretary of Commerce
Jan 10, 2024
Minister Saito Holds Meeting with OECD Secretary-General Cormann
Jan 9, 2024
Minister Saito Holds Online Meeting with H.E. Mr. Jurabek Mirzamahmudov, Minister of Energy, Uzbekistan
Jan 9, 2024
METI Minister Saito Holds Online Meeting with H.E. Mr. Almassadam Satkaliyev, Minister of Energy, Kazakhstan
Jan 9, 2024
Minister Saito Receives a Courtesy Call from the Honorable Rahm Emanuel, Ambassador of the United States to Japan
Dec 26, 2023
METI Minister Saito Visits the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Dec 20, 2023
WTO Joint Statement Initiative on E-Commerce: Co-Convenor Statement Released
Dec 18, 2023
Prime Minister Kishida and METI Minister Saito Attend the Asia Zero Emission Community (AZEC) Leaders Meeting
Dec 18, 2023
Japan-U.S. Partnership on Trade (Fourth Meeting) Held
Dec 18, 2023
JPO Hosts the G7 Heads of IP Office Conversation in the Metaverse
Dec 17, 2023
ASEAN-Japan Economic Co-Creation Forum Held on the Sidelines of the ASEAN-Japan 50th Year Commemorative Summit
Dec 17, 2023
METI Holds ASEAN-Japan Young Business Leaders’ Summit and Generation Z Business Leaders’ Summit; Outcomes Delivered to the Japan-Indonesia Summit Meeting
Dec 16, 2023
Minister Saito Holds Meeting with Minister of Industry and Commerce Malaythong Kommasith of Lao PDR
Dec 16, 2023
Minister Saito Pays Courtesy Call on Prime Minister Chinh of Viet Nam
Dec 15, 2023
METI Minister Saito Holds Meeting with Dato Seri Setia Dr. Awang Haji Mohd Amin Liew Abdullah, Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Finance and Economy II, Brunei Darussalam
Dec 15, 2023
METI Minister Saito Pays Courtesy Call on H.E. Mr. Srettha Thavisin, Prime Minister of Thailand
Dec 12, 2023
METI Parliamentary Vice-Minister Yoshida Attends WTO Mini-Ministerial Meeting Hosted by the United Arab Emirates (Online)
Dec 12, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Adolfo Urso, Minister of Enterprises and Made in Italy of the Italian Republic
Dec 12, 2023
Announcement of the Result of the 2nd Round of the 4th Call for Applicants under the Japan-ASEAN Asia Digital Transformation (ADX) Promotion Program
Dec 8, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with Mr. Jan Christian Vestre, Minister of Trade and Industry of the Kingdom of Norway
Dec 8, 2023
METI and MIIT Hold the Third Vice-Ministerial Regular Meeting
Dec 8, 2023
Joint Statement Issued at the 16th Trilateral Cultural Content Industry Forum
Dec 6, 2023
Review of the End User List Providing Information on Foreign Entities for which Concern Cannot be Eliminated Regarding the Development of Weapons of Mass Destruction and Missiles
Dec 5, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with Mr. Bogdan Bogdanov, Minister of Economy and Industry of the Republic of Bulgaria
Dec 4, 2023
State Minister Sakai Holds Meeting with Mr. Greg Clark, UK Trade Envoy for Japan
Dec 4, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Bang Moon Kyu, Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy, the Republic of Korea
Dec 1, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with Ms. Kadri Simson, European Commissioner for Energy
Dec 1, 2023
G7 Digital & Tech Ministers’ Meeting Held
Nov 29, 2023
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from Mr. Bhupendra Rajnikant Patel, The Chief Minister of Gujarat, India
Nov 27, 2023
State Minister Iwata Holds Exchange of Views with Mr. Ibrahim Al Mubarak, Assistant Minister of Investment, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Nov 22, 2023
METI State Minister Iwata Visits Ukraine and Poland
Nov 21, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Visits San Francisco, the United States
Nov 20, 2023
"Young Business Leaders' Summit and Generation Z Business Leaders' Summit" and "ASEAN-Japan Economic Co-Creation Forum" to be Held from December 13 to 16, 2023
Nov 20, 2023
Courtesy Call on Prime Minister Shmyhal of Ukraine and Others, by State Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Iwata and State Minister for Foreign Affairs Tsuji
Nov 20, 2023
State Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Iwata and State Minister for Foreign Affairs Tsuji to Visit Ukraine
Nov 17, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Attends Ministerial Meeting of the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity (IPEF)
Nov 16, 2023
Minister Nishimura Attends the Japan-U.S. Economic Policy Consultative Committee (Economic "2+2") and Issues a Joint Statement
Nov 16, 2023
Minister Nishimura Attends APEC Ministerial Meeting
Nov 16, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Ishii Attends the Opening Ceremony of the Japan Branch of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce
Nov 16, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Delivers Address at the University of California, Berkeley
Nov 16, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Ishii Receives a Courtesy Call from Mr. Sven Schulze, Minister for Economic Affairs, Tourism, Agriculture and Forestry of the Federal State of Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Nov 15, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Yoshida Receives a Courtesy Call from Mr. Josh Green, Governor of the State of Hawaii
Nov 14, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Ishii Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Vahan Kerobyan, Minister of Economy of the Republic of Armenia
Nov 9, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with Ms. Valérie Pécresse, President of the Regional Council of Île-de-France
Nov 9, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Ishii Receives a Courtesy Call from H.E. Mr. Vellamvelli Muraleedharan, Union Minister of State for External Affairs & Parliamentary Affairs of India
Nov 9, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds a Meeting with Mr. Jakob Stausholm, Chief Executive of Rio Tinto, on Aluminum and Critical Minerals
Nov 8, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Yoshida Attends the Annual EU-Japan Business Roundtable
Nov 8, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Antonio Tajani, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Italian Republic
Nov 7, 2023
Prime Minister Kishida and METI Minister Nishimura Receive the ABAC 2023 Report to APEC Economic Leaders
Nov 7, 2023
Minister Nishimura Delivers Guest Speech at the 33rd General Assembly of the Italy-Japan Business Group
Nov 6, 2023
Memorandum of Cooperation on Mining Sector Completed with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources of the Philippines
Nov 6, 2023
METI held the "Inno Vietnam-Japan Fast Track Pitch Event 2023" in Hanoi to accelerate global open innovation of Japanese companies/startups
Nov 4, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Visits Bangkok, Thailand
Nov 3, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Visits Hanoi, Viet Nam
Nov 2, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Ishii Receives a Courtesy Call from an Australian Parliamentary Delegation
Nov 2, 2023
State Minister Iwata Receives a Courtesy Call from Mr. Goldy Hyder, President and CEO of the Business Council of Canada
Nov 1, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with the Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Export Promotion, International Trade and Economic Development, Canada
Nov 1, 2023
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from Dr. Carsten Linnemann, Secretary General of the Christian Democratic Union, Member of the German Bundestag
Oct 31, 2023
Certificates of Origin for Chile under Japan-Chile EPA to be Shifted to Issuance in PDF Format
Oct 29, 2023
G7 Trade Ministers’ Meeting in Osaka-Sakai Held
Oct 28, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Ms. Rebecca Miano, Cabinet Secretary for Investment, Trade and Industry, Kenya, and Signs Joint Statement
Oct 28, 2023
Minister Nishimura Signs Memorandum of Cooperation on Critical Minerals with the Department for Business and Trade of the United Kingdom
Oct 28, 2023
Japan and the European Union Confirmed the Agreement in principle on Negotiations Concerning Provisions on the “Free Flow of Data” under the Japan-EU EPA
Oct 28, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Attends the 4th EU-Japan High Level Economic Dialogue
Oct 28, 2023
METI Parliamentary Vice-Minister Yoshida Attends Japan-Kenya Business Roundtable
Oct 27, 2023
METI and BMWK Hold the 21st Vice-Minister-Level Regular Consultation
Oct 25, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Receives Courtesy Call from Chair Yasunaga, Japan-Brazil Economic Committee, Keidanren
Oct 24, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Ms. Mette Frederiksen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Denmark
Oct 19, 2023
Vice-Ministerial Meeting of the Japan-U.S. Economic Policy Consultative Committee (Economic “2+2”)
Oct 18, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Ishii Holds Meeting with Mr. Petr Třešňák, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic
Oct 17, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Dr. Maitha bint Salem Al Shamsi, Minister of State, and other officials of the United Arab Emirates
Oct 17, 2023
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from Governor Murphy of the State of New Jersey
Oct 13, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Yoshida Delivers Guest Speech at Japan-U.S. Southeast Association
Oct 13, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Ishii Holds a Meeting with H.E. Mr. Sassou-N’Guesso, Minister of International Cooperation and Promotion of Public/Private Partnership of the Republic of Congo
Oct 8, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Visits Melbourne, Australia
Oct 5, 2023
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from Ms. Suzanne Clark, President and CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Oct 5, 2023
Announcement of participants and outline of the "ASEAN-Japan Generation Z Business Leaders' Summit"
Oct 4, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Yoshida Holds Meeting with Dr. Martina Hirayama, State Secretary for Education, Research and Innovation, Switzerland
Sep 27, 2023
Minister Nishimura Receives Courtesy Call from Mr. Marcus Wallenberg, Chair of Investor AB, under the Wallenberg Foundations of Sweden
Sep 26, 2023
Establishment of Ministerial Economic and Energy Dialogue of the “Central Asia plus Japan” Dialogue
Sep 25, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Ishii Receives a Courtesy Call from a U.S. Deputy Secretary of Commerce Don Graves
Sep 22, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Visits Canada
Sep 21, 2023
Agreement Reached on Inauguration of AZEC Japan-Indonesia Joint Task Force in Indonesia
Sep 20, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Ms. Dubravka Djedovic Handanovic, Minister of Mining and Energy, the Republic of Serbia
Sep 13, 2023
State Minister Nakatani Receives Courtesy Call from the Hydrogen Taskforce of Mouvement des Entreprises de France (MEDEF)
Sep 13, 2023
State Minister Nakatani Receives Courtesy Call from Mr. Martin Dulig, State Minister for Economic Affairs, Labor and Transport & Deputy Premier of the Free State of Saxony, Germany
Sep 11, 2023
METI Parliamentary Vice-Minister Satomi Delivers Keynote Speech at the Joint Meeting of the Japan-Midwest U.S. Association
Sep 11, 2023
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from Mr. Eric J. Holcomb, Governor of the State of Indiana
Sep 11, 2023
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from Ms. Gretchen Whitmer, Governor of the State of Michigan
Sep 8, 2023
Global Event Called MOMENT 2023 to be Held by Inviting Global Top-Level Venture Capitalists and Startups
Sep 8, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Satomi Receives a Courtesy Call from a Delegation of MPs from the Committee on the Labour Market of the Parliament of Sweden
Sep 7, 2023
Minister Nishimura Visits the United Kingdom
Sep 5, 2023
Minister Nishimura Visits the Republic of Türkiye, Holds Meetings with H.E. Dr. Ömer Bolat, Minister of Trade, and H.E. Dr. Alparslan Bayraktar, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources, and Delivers Address at JETRO-Hosted Business Forum
Sep 5, 2023
METI held the "Indonesia-Japan Fast Track Pitch Event 2023" in Jakarta to accelerate global open innovation of Japanese companies/startups
Sep 4, 2023
Minister Nishimura Visits Palestine and the State of Israel, Pays Courtesy Calls on Presidents, and Holds Policy Dialogue with Minister of Economy and Industry and Other Meetings
Sep 4, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Nagamine Receives a Courtesy Call from a Delegation of Members of the U.S. House of Representatives Led by Rep. Stefanik
Aug 31, 2023
METI held the IPEF Japan Week
Aug 31, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Ms. Ana Cecilia Gervasi Diaz, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Peru
Aug 30, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Trade and Worship of the Argentine Republic Santiago Andrés Cafiero
Aug 25, 2023
METI Vice-Minister for International Affairs Hosaka Visits India (Attending the G20 Trade and Investment Minister’s Meeting)
Aug 25, 2023
METI Parliamentary Vice-Minister Satomi Visits the United States
Aug 25, 2023
METI will hold the fourth Fast Track Pitch under the “ASEAN-Japan Co-Creation Fast Track Initiative” in Hanoi, Vietnam to accelerate global open innovation of Japanese companies/startups
Aug 24, 2023
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from Mr. Fadnavis, Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra, India
Aug 23, 2023
METI State Minister Nakatani Visits Semarang, Indonesia (Attending ASEAN Economic Ministerial Meetings)
Aug 22, 2023
Final Version of "ASEAN-Japan Economic Co-Creation Vision" and "Future Design and Action Plan" Released
Aug 12, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Visits Five Countries in Africa
Aug 12, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Christian Ntsay, Prime Minister of Madagascar
Aug 11, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Signs a Joint Statement with Hon. Paul C. Minister Kabuswe, the Minister of Mines and Minerals Development of the Republic of Zambia, and Holds a Roundtable Meeting on Investment in the Mining Sector Between Japan and Zambia
Aug 8, 2023
Announcement of the Result of the 1st Round of the 4th Call for "Regular Course" and the Call for "Boost-Up Course" under the Japan-ASEAN Asia Digital Transformation (ADX) Promotion Program
Aug 8, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Visits the Republic of Namibia and Signs a Joint Statement on Cooperation in the Mining Sector with H.E. Mr. Thomas Kavaningilamo Alweendo, Minister of Mines and Energy, and a Joint Statement on Cooperation in Improving Investment Environment and Economic Relationship with H.E. Ms. Lucia Iipumbu, Minister of Industrialization and Trade
Aug 2, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Nagamine Holds Meeting with Mr. Teten Masduki, Minister of Cooperatives and Small and Medium Enterprises of Indonesia
Jul 27, 2023
New International Standard published for “Automated Valet Parking Systems” Formulated by Japan
Jul 27, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Jamshid KUCHKAROV, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan
Jul 26, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with Mr. Chris Bowen, Minister for Climate Change and Energy of Australia
Jul 26, 2023
Minister Nishimura Receives Courtesy Call from H.E. Mr. Péter SZIJJÁRTÓ, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary
Jul 25, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Visits Dhaka, Bangladesh
Jul 24, 2023
Japan-UAE Innovation Partnership Released
Jul 23, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Visits Delhi, India
Jul 21, 2023
METI State Minister Nakatani Visits Israel and Jordan
Jul 20, 2023
METI Parliamentary Vice-Minister Satomi Visits South America (Chile, Colombia and Brazil)
Jul 11, 2023
Japan-Korea Export Control Policy Dialogue Held
Jul 10, 2023
WTO Statement on Conclusion of Negotiations on the Text of the Agreement on Investment Facilitation for Development Has Been Issued
Jul 7, 2023
State Minister Nakatani Receives a Courtesy Call from H.E. Ms. Nyhamar, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Norway
Jul 5, 2023
State Minister Nakatani Holds a Meeting with Mr. Tebib, Director General, Foreign Investment Promotion Agency (FIPA), Tunisia
Jul 4, 2023
METI and the European Commission (EC) Sign MOC on Semiconductors in the Presence of Minister Nishimura and Mr. Breton, Commissioner for Internal Market, the EC
Jul 4, 2023
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from Professor Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum
Jul 3, 2023
METI State Minister Ota Visits France and Spain
Jul 3, 2023
Japan-EU Digital Partnership Council Held
Jul 3, 2023
Vice-Minister for International Affairs Hirai Holds a Meeting with Mr. Ahn Duk-geun, Minister for Trade, Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy of Korea
Jun 30, 2023
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from a Delegation of United States House Ways and Means Committee Members
Jun 27, 2023
METI Organization Order and Related Regulations to be Revised and ANRE Organization to be Reviewed
Jun 27, 2023
Cabinet Decision on the Cabinet Order to Partially Amend the Export Trade Control Order
Jun 27, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Attends the 3rd Japan-EU High Level Economic Dialogue
Jun 27, 2023
Release of the White Paper on International Economy and Trade 2023
Jun 23, 2023
Venue Selected for the 2023 G7 Trade Ministers’ Meeting in Osaka-Sakai
Jun 23, 2023
Japan-Ukraine Public-Private Roundtable Held
Jun 20, 2023
State Minister Ota Holds Meeting with Mr. Algernon Yau, Hong Kong's Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development
Jun 19, 2023
WTO Panel Decides China’s Measure Imposing Anti-Dumping Duties on Stainless Steel Products Originating from Japan Are Inconsistent with the WTO Agreement
Jun 16, 2023
Release of the 2023 Report on Compliance by Major Trading Partners with Trade Agreements (WTO, FTA/EPA and IIA) and the METI Priorities based on the 2023 Report
Jun 14, 2023
Certificates of Origin will be Shifted to Issuance in PDF Format Files under EPA for Viet Nam
Jun 13, 2023
State Minister Nakatani Holds Meeting with Mr. Petr Třešňák, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic
Jun 9, 2023
State Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Nakatani’s Official Visit to France
Jun 9, 2023
Joint Declaration Against Trade-Related Economic Coercion and Non-Market Policies and Practices
Jun 8, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Satomi Received a Courtesy Call from H.E. Ms. Tanja Katriina Jääskeläinen, Ambassador of the Republic of Finland to Japan
Jun 6, 2023
Minister Nishimura Received a Courtesy Call from Mr. Hendrik Wüst, Minister-President of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia and Business Communities Delegation of Federal Republic of Germany
Jun 6, 2023
"ASEAN-Japan Business Week 2023 - Toward Innovative and Sustainable Growth -" Starts
Jun 5, 2023
Interim Report on ASEAN-Japan Economic Co-Creation Vision Released
Jun 2, 2023
State Minister Nakatani Holds Meeting with Mr. João Galamba, Minister of Infrastructure of the Portuguese Republic
May 31, 2023
Second Japan-Indonesia Public-Private Economic Dialogue (Track 1.5) Held
May 30, 2023
METI and the Government of British Columbia, Canada Confirmed Cooperation in the Fields of Energy and R&D
May 28, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Visits Detroit, the United States
May 27, 2023
The APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade Meeting Held, and the Statement of the Chair Issued
May 27, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds the Second Japan-U.S. Commercial and Industrial Partnership (JUCIP) Ministerial Meeting with H.E. Ms. Gina M, Raimondo, United States Secretary of Commerce
May 22, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds an Online Meeting with Mr. Chris Bowen, Minister for Climate Change and Energy of Australia
May 19, 2023
Joint Statement between Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan and Department for Science, Innovation and Technology of the United Kingdom on Semiconductors Partnership Issued
May 16, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Satomi Receives a Courtesy Call from Mr. Raza Bashir Tarar, Ambassador of Pakistan to Japan
May 16, 2023
State Minister Nakatani Signed an Implementing Arrangement on Industrial Science, Innovation and Technology with UK Minister of State in the Department for Science, Innovation and Technology Freeman
May 9, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Satomi participated in the Japan-Bahrain Business Forum
May 8, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Visits Eight European Countries
May 8, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Abdullah bin Adel Fakhro, Minister of Industry and Commerce of the Kingdom of Bahrain
May 3, 2023
Minister Nishimura Delivers a Speech at the CCI Paris île-de-France
May 3, 2023
Minister Nishimura Signed a Joint Statement on Nuclear Energy Cooperation with Ms. Agnès Pannier-Runacher, Minister of Energy Transition of France
Apr 28, 2023
ASEAN-Japan Business Week 2023
Apr 28, 2023
Future Nuclear Energy Policy Direction and Action Guidelines Determined
Apr 28, 2023
Call for Public Comments on the Bill for the Cabinet Order to Partially Amend the Export Trade Control Order (Revision of the Export Control Operation for the Republic of Korea)
Apr 27, 2023
Efforts for Enhancing Bilateral Economic Ties Made with Prime Minister Hasina and Government Mission of Bangladesh Visiting Japan
Apr 26, 2023
State Minister Nakatani Receives a Courtesy Call from Virginia Governor Youngkin
Apr 25, 2023
Japan-Korea Export Control Policy Dialogue Held
Apr 25, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds a Meeting with Mr. Ryad Mezzour, Minister of Industry and Trade of the Kingdom of Morocco
Apr 24, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds a Meeting with Mr. Justin Hayhurst, Ambassador to Japan of Australia
Apr 21, 2023
Japan-Korea Export Control Policy Dialogue Held
Apr 21, 2023
METI held the “Singapore-Japan Fast Track Pitch Event” in Singapore to accelerate global open innovation of Japanese companies/startups
Apr 19, 2023
METI‘s first attempt to compile for Japanese Companies “Case Studies Relating to the Use of Inbound M&A Transactions”
Apr 19, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds a Meeting with the United States Trade Representative Katherine Tai
Apr 18, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds a Meeting with H.E. Mr. Antonio Tajani, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Italian Republic
Apr 18, 2023
The U.K. Announces its Intention to Participate in the Global Cross-Border Privacy Rules (CBPR) Forum
Apr 17, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura and METI State Minister Nakatani Hold Meetings with Ministers and International Organizations’ Heads Participating in the G7 Ministers' Meeting on Climate, Energy and Environment in Sapporo
Apr 17, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Nagamine Receives a Courtesy Call from H.E. Mr. Rodney Perera, Ambassador of Sri Lanka to Japan
Apr 17, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds a Meeting with Mr. Tran Tuan Anh, Head of the Central Economic Committee of the Communist Party of Viet Nam
Apr 17, 2023
G7 Ministers’ Meeting on Climate, Energy and Environment in Sapporo was Held
Apr 14, 2023
Certificates of Origin are shifted to issuance in PDF format under EPAs for India and Malaysia
Apr 14, 2023
State Minister Nakatani Receives a Courtesy Call from Commissioner Sinkevičius of the European Commission
Apr 14, 2023
Japan-Korea Export Control Policy Dialogue Held
Apr 10, 2023
Minister Nishimura Pays a Courtesy Call on His Majesty King Abdullah II Ibn Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
Apr 7, 2023
Extension of Ban on Imports from and Exports to North Korea, Pursuant to the Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Act
Apr 4, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds a Meeting with Mr. Isa, Minister of Economy, Planning and Developmentand and Mr. Bisonó, Minister of Commerce and Industry of the Dominican Republic
Apr 4, 2023
The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Agreement will Enter into Force in the Philippines
Apr 4, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Holds 2023 G7 Trade Ministers’ Meeting
Apr 3, 2023
Japan-Malaysia Public-Private Industrial Policy Dialogue Held
Mar 31, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Holds the 2023 G7 Trade Ministers’ Meeting Online
Mar 28, 2023
New course for the Asia Digital Transformation (Asia DX) Promotion Program to Be Established, and the 4th Call for the Regular Course Announced
Mar 28, 2023
Minister Nishimura Attends the 52nd Independence Day Reception of the People's Republic of Bangladesh
Mar 28, 2023
Signing of the Japan-U.S. Critical Minerals Agreement (CMA)
Mar 24, 2023
State Minister Ota Receives a Courtesy Call from Mr. Reinhard BÜTIKOFER, Member of the European Parliament
Mar 23, 2023
Circular Notice on Partial Amendment to the Circular Notice on the Operation of the Cabinet Order on Export Trade Control and other circular notices (Review of Export Control to South Korea)
Mar 20, 2023
Digital and Tech Exhibition to Be Held Along with G7 Digital and Tech Ministers' Meeting
Mar 18, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with Dr. Habeck, Minister of the Federal Republic of Germany
Mar 17, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with Dr.-Ing. Christian Bruch, CEO of Siemens Energy AG of Germany
Mar 17, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Nagamine Holds Meeting with Mr. Greg Clark, UK Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Japan
Mar 16, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Ms. Liesje Schreinemacher, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
Mar 16, 2023
Japan-Korea Export Control Policy Dialogue Held
Mar 15, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Satomi Attends the Japan-Angola Business Forum and Holds Meeting with President Lourenço of the Republic of Angola
Mar 15, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Satomi, Delivered a Speech at the Abu Dhabi-Japan Economic Council
Mar 13, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Ayman Al Safadi, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates and H.E. Ms. Zeina Toukan, Minister of Planning and International Cooperation of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
Mar 10, 2023
Cabinet Approval on the participation in the MPIA (Multi-Party Interim Appeal Arbitration Arrangement)
Mar 6, 2023
State Minister Nakatani Receives a Courtesy Call from Mr. John Bel Edwards, Governor of the State of Louisiana
Mar 6, 2023
METI will hold the “ASEAN-Japan Co-Creation Fast Track Initiative” in Bangkok, Thailand to accelerate global open innovation of Japanese companies/startups
Mar 3, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Rachmat Gobel, Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives of the Republic of Indonesia
Mar 3, 2023
State Minister Nakatani Holds Meeting with H.E. Gudlaugur Thór Thórdarson, Minister of the Environment, Energy and Climate of the Republic of Iceland
Mar 2, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Nagamine Holds Meeting with Mr. McMonigle, Secretary General of the International Energy Forum, IEF
Mar 1, 2023
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from Mr. Emmanuel Faber, Chair of the ISSB, IFRS Foundation
Feb 28, 2023
Fifth India-Japan Industrial Competitiveness Partnership Vice Minister/Secretary-Level Meeting Held
Feb 27, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with WIPO Director General Tang
Feb 24, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Damien O'Connor, Minister for Trade and Export Growth, New Zealand
Feb 24, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with Ms. Delina Ibrahimaj, Minister of Finance and Economy of the Republic of Albania
Feb 22, 2023
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from Senator Tammy Duckworth, United States
Feb 22, 2023
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from a Delegation of the U.S.-Japan Legislative Exchange Program
Feb 22, 2023
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from a Delegation of the U.S. Congressional Study Group on Japan
Feb 20, 2023
Digital Transformation Summit (DX Summit) to Be Held as G7 Digital and Tech Ministers' Meeting Official Public-Private Event
Feb 16, 2023
Minister Nishimura and former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Truss Hold Meeting
Feb 15, 2023
Japan-Singapore Economic Dialogue Held
Feb 15, 2023
METI launches “ASEAN-Japan Co-Creation Fast Track Initiative” to accelerate global open innovation of Japanese companies/startups
Feb 15, 2023
Minister Nishimura Participated in the Extraordinary Ministerial Meeting of the International Energy Agency (IEA)
Feb 11, 2023
The 16th Japan-China Energy Conservation and Environment Forum Held (Summary of the Results)
Feb 2, 2023
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from the Honorable Sibi George, Ambassador of India to Japan
Jan 30, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with Mr. Olivier Becht, Minister Delegate for Foreign Trade, Economic Attractiveness and French Nationals Abroad, French Republic
Jan 26, 2023
Minister Nishimura Attends a Reception to Celebrate the 74th Republic Day of India
Jan 24, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with the Hon. Mark McGowan, MLA Premier of Western Australia
Jan 24, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with OECD Secretary-General Cormann
Jan 20, 2023
METI Minister Nishimura Visits Switzerland
Jan 20, 2023
Joint Statement Released by Coalition of Trade Ministers on Climate
Jan 20, 2023
WTO Joint Statement Initiative on E-commerce: Ministerial Meeting Held and Statement by Co-convenors Released
Jan 20, 2023
Minister Nishimura Visits the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
Jan 17, 2023
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Satomi Holds Meeting with Rt Hon Anne-Marie Trevelyan MP, Minister of State, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office of the United Kingdom
Jan 14, 2023
Japan-U.S. Economic Policy Consultative Committee (Economic “2+2”) Vice-Ministerial Meeting Held
Jan 13, 2023
Minister Nishimura Holds a Meeting with H.E. Mr. Suriya Jungrungreangkit, Minister of Industry, the Kingdom of Thailand
Jan 12, 2023
Minister Nishimura Visits the United States of America
Jan 11, 2023
Joint Statement Between METI and the U.S. Department of Energy on Cooperation toward Energy Security and Clean Energy Transition
Jan 9, 2023
Minister Nishimura Delivers a Speech at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in the U.S.
Jan 7, 2023
Minister Nishimura Signs a Memorandum of Cooperation on the Japan-U.S. Task Force on the Promotion of Human Rights and International Labor Standards in Supply Chains
Dec 28, 2022
Minister Nishimura Visits Malaysia
Dec 27, 2022
Minister Nishimura Visits Sultanate of Oman
Dec 27, 2022
First Ever the Certificate of Origin Data Exchange Under the Japan-Indonesia EPA to Be Implemented in Japan
Dec 27, 2022
Minister Nishimura Visits Saudi Arabia
Dec 23, 2022
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from H.E. Mr. Rashid Meredov, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Turkmenistan
Dec 22, 2022
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from the Japan-U.S. Business Council
Dec 21, 2022
WTO Co-Coordinators’ Statement on Structured Discussions on Investment Facilitation for Development Issued
Dec 20, 2022
Minister Nishimura Attends the Ministerial Discussion of the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF) for Prosperity
Dec 19, 2022
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Nagamine Attends WTO-related (Ottawa Group) Ministerial Meeting via Video Conference
Dec 15, 2022
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from H.E. Mr. Hassan Bin Mohammed Rafei Al-Emadi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the State of Qatar
Dec 15, 2022
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from H.E. Mr. Ilia Darchiashvili, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia
Dec 13, 2022
State Minister Nakatani Exchanges Views with Mr. George Freeman, Minister of State in the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (Science, Research and Innovation), United Kingdom
Dec 12, 2022
Launching of the Joint Study Group on the possibility of a Japan-Bangladesh Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA)
Dec 9, 2022
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from Dato Seri Paduka Awg Hj Matsatejo bin Sokiaw, Deputy Minister, Department of Energy, Prime Minister’s Office of Brunei Darussalam
Dec 9, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds a Teleconference with H.E. Ms. Gina M. Raimondo, United States Secretary of Commerce
Dec 7, 2022
Launch of Japan-UK Digital Partnership
Dec 7, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with the Hon. Mary Ng, Minister of International Trade, Export Promotion, Small Business and Economic Development of Canada
Dec 6, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Dr. Kao Kim Hourn, Minister attached to the Prime Minister, Kingdom of Cambodia
Dec 5, 2022
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from a Delegation (13 members) of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Japan Committee
Dec 1, 2022
State Minister Nakatani Holds Meeting with H.E. Franz Fayot, Minister of the Economy and Minister for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Affairs of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
Nov 30, 2022
State Minister Nakatani Receives a Courtesy Call from H.E. Mr. Kabir, Minister of Industry and New Technologies, Republic of Tajikistan
Nov 29, 2022
Name and Date Decided for the 2023 G7 Trade Ministers' Meeting
Nov 24, 2022
State Minister Ota Received a Courtesy Call from H.E. Mr. Atadurdy Bayramov, Ambassador of Turkmenistan to Japan
Nov 24, 2022
GPAI Summit 2022 Held
Nov 22, 2022
Launching of the Joint Study Group on the possibility of a Japan-Israel Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA)
Nov 22, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Ernesto Max Elias Tonela, Minister of Economy and Finance of the Republic of Mozambique
Nov 21, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Dr. Maitha bint Salem Al Shamsi, Minister of State, the United Arab Emirates
Nov 21, 2022
Leaders' Declaration and Joint Ministerial Statement Issued at APEC Economic Leaders' and Ministerial Meetings
Nov 18, 2022
Minister Nishimura Visits Thailand
Nov 18, 2022
Fair Acquisition Study Group Launched
Nov 18, 2022
Minister Nishimura Attends APEC Ministerial Meeting
Nov 18, 2022
Minister Nishimura Visits Singapore
Nov 16, 2022
Cooperation Framework on Human Resource Development for Realizing Industry 4.0 Exchanged with the Thai Government
Nov 16, 2022
State Minister Nakatani Attends the Annual EU-Japan Business Roundtable
Nov 14, 2022
State Minister Nakatani Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Eduardo Frei Ruiz-Tagle, Former President of the Republic of Chile
Nov 11, 2022
Petition Process for the US-JP Collaborative Search Pilot Program Has Been Simplified
Nov 10, 2022
Prime Minister Kishida Receives the ABAC 2022 Report to APEC Economic Leaders
Nov 9, 2022
State Minister OTA Receives Courtesy Call from H.E. Mr. Alojz KOVŠCA, President of the National Council of the Republic of Slovenia, and His Delegation
Nov 8, 2022
The 6th Saudi-Japan Vision 2030 Ministerial Meeting Held
Nov 8, 2022
State Minister Nakatani Receives Courtesy Call from a Delegation of the Foreign Policy Committee of the National Council of the Switzerland Confederation to Japan
Nov 7, 2022
The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Agreement will Enter into Force in Indonesia
Nov 7, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Dr. Manuel Tovar, Minister of Foreign Trade and H.E. Dr. Arnoldo André, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Worship of the Republic of Costa Rica
Nov 4, 2022
Review of the End User List
Nov 4, 2022
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Nagamine Receives Courtesy Call from H.E. Dr. Ashurboy Solehzoda, First Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade of the Republic of Tajikistan
Nov 1, 2022
Two-Year Extension of the Collaborative Search Pilot Program Between the United States Patent and Trademark Office and the Japan Patent Office
Nov 1, 2022
Minister Nishimura Receives Courtesy Call from the European Parliament's Delegation for Relations with Japan
Oct 31, 2022
Parliamentary Vice Minister Satomi Receives a Courtesy Call from Mr. Emmanuel Faber, Chairman of the ISSB, IFRS Foundation
Oct 28, 2022
November is Product Safety Inspection Campaign Month
Oct 28, 2022
Joint Statement Issued at the 15th Trilateral Cultural Content Industry Forum
Oct 28, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with Prime Minister Šimonytė of the Republic of Lithuania
Oct 27, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with Dr. Martin Kocher, Federal Minister of Labor and Economy of the Republic of Austria
Oct 27, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Rachmat Gobel, Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives of the Republic of Indonesia
Oct 26, 2022
Fourth Logistics Working Group Meeting Held Under the India-Japan Industrial Competitiveness Partnership
Oct 25, 2022
GPAI Summit 2022 to be Held in Japan
Oct 25, 2022
METI Minister Nishimura Attends the 2nd EU-Japan High Level Economic Dialogue
Oct 24, 2022
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Nagamine Receives a Courtesy Call from Mayor Turner of the City of Houston
Oct 21, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Alejandro Mayorkas, the United States Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security
Oct 18, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with WTO Director General Dr. Okonjo Iweala
Oct 11, 2022
Fourth Japan-Australia Ministerial Economic Dialogue Held
Oct 7, 2022
Results of the First UK-Japan Digital Group Meeting
Oct 6, 2022
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Satomi Receives a Courtesy Call from Governor Burgum of North Dakota
Oct 4, 2022
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Satomi Visits the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
Oct 3, 2022
Cabinet Decision on the Cabinet Order to Partially Amend the Export Trade Control Order
Sep 29, 2022
State Minister Ota Visits Indonesia
Sep 29, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, Canada
Sep 29, 2022
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Nagamine Receives a Courtesy Call from Mr. Thangam Thennarasu, Hon. Minister for Industries, Investment Promotion and Commerce, Government of Tamil Nadu, India
Sep 27, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with the U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai
Sep 22, 2022
Minister Nishimura Visits Cambodia and Thailand
Sep 16, 2022
Locations Chosen for the Trade Ministers' Meeting, the Digital and Technology Ministers' Meeting, and the Climate, Energy, and Environment Ministers' Meeting to Be Held in Connection with the G7 Hiroshima Summit
Sep 15, 2022
Minister Nishimura Visits Germany
Sep 15, 2022
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Nagamine Attends the G20 Joint Environment and Climate Ministerial Meeting
Sep 13, 2022
Minister Nishimura Attends the Ministerial Discussion of the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF) for Prosperity
Sep 13, 2022
Minister Nishimura Received a Courtesy Call from Delegation of Members of Parliament of India
Sep 12, 2022
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Satomi Visits Thailand
Sep 12, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with Ms. Ilze Indriksone, Minister of Economics, Republic of Latvia
Sep 6, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds Meeting with Senior Minister Azmin Ali, Malaysian Minister of International Trade and Industry
Sep 6, 2022
The 20th Vice-Minister-Level Regular Consultation Held between METI and MOFCOM
Sep 5, 2022
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from the Honorable Sanjay Kumar Verma, Ambassador of India to Japan
Aug 31, 2022
Memorandum of Cooperation on Human Resource Technical Skills Development Signed with the Kenyan Government
Aug 31, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds an Online Meeting with H.E. Ambassador Katherine Tai, the United States Trade Representative
Aug 30, 2022
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from the U.S.-Japan Business Council
Aug 30, 2022
The Trade Ministers' Meeting, the Digital and Technology Ministers' Meeting, and the Climate, Energy, and Environment Ministers' Meeting to Be Held in Connection with the G7 Hiroshima Summit
Aug 29, 2022
State Minister Nakatani Attends TICAD8
Aug 29, 2022
Minister Nishimura Receives a Courtesy Call from the Honorable Rahm Emanuel, Ambassador of the United States to Japan
Aug 26, 2022
Announcement of the Result of the Call for the FY2021 Tertiary Supplementary Budget's Asia Digital Transformation (ADX) Promotion Project
Aug 26, 2022
Japan-U.S. Partnership on Trade (the Second Meeting) Held
Aug 25, 2022
Minister Nishimura Holds a Teleconference with H.E. Ms. Gina M. Raimondo, United States Secretary of Commerce
Aug 25, 2022
Public Notice and Inspection Regarding Plans for Offshore Power Generation
Aug 23, 2022
METI Holds the Fifth Meeting of the Japan-Vietnam Joint Committee on Cooperation in Industry, Trade and Energy
Aug 19, 2022
TICAD 8 Official Side Event "Energy Transition for Africa: Realistic Utilization of Renewables with African Countries" to be Held
Aug 8, 2022
Second Meeting of the Japan Business Council for Africa Held
Aug 1, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Visits the United States of America
Jul 30, 2022
METI Minister Hagiuda Attends US-Japan Economic Policy Consultative Committee (Economic 2+2) Meeting—Joint Statement Released
Jul 28, 2022
State Minister Ishii Receives Courtesy Call from Mr. Mirzokhid Ubaydullaev, Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Poverty Reduction of the Republic of Uzbekistan
Jul 28, 2022
J-Bridge Africa Launch Event To Be Held
Jul 27, 2022
Ministerial Discussion of the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF) for Prosperity Held
Jul 25, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Receives a Courtesy Call from the Honorable Rahm Emanuel, Ambassador of the United States to Japan
Jul 25, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Airlangga Hartarto, Coordinating Minister of Economic Affairs, and H.E. Mr. Agus Gumiwang Kartasasmita, Minister of Industry, Indonesia
Jul 22, 2022
First Meeting of the Study Group on ASEAN-Japan Business Co-Creation Vision Development Held
Jul 21, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Attends 2022 Supply Chain Ministerial
Jul 15, 2022
JAPAN DAY 2022 Job Fair to Be Held at Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad
Jul 15, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Visits Australia
Jul 15, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Meets with Prof. Doc. Anek, Thailand's Minister of Higher Education, Science, Research and Innovation
Jul 7, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds Meeting with the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, Canada
Jun 29, 2022
State Minister Hosoda Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Agus Gumiwang Kartasasmita, Minister of Industry, Indonesia
Jun 28, 2022
Release of the White Paper on International Economy and Trade 2022
Jun 27, 2022
Release of the 2022 Report on Compliance by Major Trading Partners with Trade Agreements (WTO, FTA/EPA and IIA) and the METI Priorities based on the 2022 Report, along with the Interim Report of the Special Task-Force on Policy Response under Suspension of the Function of the WTO Appellate Body
Jun 23, 2022
TICAD 8 Preview Event Held: "New Trends in African Business - Diverse Approaches and Keys to Success"
Jun 23, 2022
13th Conference on Critical Materials and Minerals Held
Jun 23, 2022
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Iwata Receives Courtesy Call from H.E. Mr. Elchin Amirbayov, Assistant to the First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Jun 21, 2022
Meetings of the Conferences of the Parties to the Basel, Rotterdam, and Stockholm Conventions Held
Jun 20, 2022
New Establishment and Revision of the Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) (June 2022)
Jun 17, 2022
State Minister Hosoda Visits the Swiss Confederation (12th WTO Ministerial Meeting)
Jun 17, 2022
“Study Group on the GloBE Rules and Controlled Foreign Company Taxation” to be Inaugurated
Jun 14, 2022
Cabinet Decision on the Cabinet Order for the Partial Revision of the Order for Enforcement of the Trade and Investment Insurance Act and the Cabinet Order to Set the Effective Date for the Act on the Partial Revision of the Trade and Investment Insurance Act
Jun 13, 2022
Vice-Minister for International Affairs Hirose Attends the 2022 OECD Ministerial Council Meeting
Jun 13, 2022
Informal Ministerial Discussion on the Trade Pillar of the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF) for Prosperity Held
Jun 13, 2022
WTO Joint Statement Initiative on E-commerce: Statement by Ministers Released
Jun 2, 2022
First Session of the Study Group on Advancing Global Supply Chains in the Digital Age Held
Jun 2, 2022
Award Ceremony Held for the Nippon Startup Awards 2022
Jun 2, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Receives a Courtesy Call from U.S. Senator Daniel S. Sullivan
Jun 1, 2022
State Minister Hosoda Holds Meeting with Minister of State Gerry Grimstone (Minister for Investment), United Kingdom.
May 30, 2022
ASEAN-Japan Business Co-Creation Vision Development Project to Be Launched
May 30, 2022
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Iwata Attends the 54th Japan-Korea Business Conference
May 30, 2022
State Minister Hosoda attended the G7 Climate, Energy and Environment Ministerial Meeting
May 27, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds a Meeting with H.E. Mr. Pham Binh Minh, Standing Deputy Minister of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam
May 27, 2022
J-Bridge U.S. Digital Sector Launch Webinar to Be Held
May 27, 2022
Japan-Singapore Economic Dialogue between METI and Singapore's Ministry of Trade and Industry Launched
May 25, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds Meeting with Dr. TAN See Leng, Minister for Manpower and Second Minister for Trade and Industry, Singapore
May 24, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds Meeting with Senior Minister Azmin Ali, Malaysian Minister of International Trade and Industry
May 23, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds Meeting with H.E. Ms. Gina M. Raimondo, United States Secretary of Commerce
May 23, 2022
Regarding the Launch of the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF)
May 23, 2022
Joint Media Release on the Occasion of the APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade Meeting
May 22, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Attends the APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade Meeting
May 20, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds Video Conference with Mr. Robert Habeck, Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Climate Action, Germany
May 18, 2022
Japan-Indonesia Public-Private Economic Dialogue (Track 1.5) Held
May 17, 2022
ASEAN-Japan Business Week 2022 ~ toward Innovative and Sustainable Growth ~ to be Held
May 16, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Ville SKINNARI, Minister for Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Finland
May 13, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds Video Conference with H.E. Ms. Yulia Svyrydenko, First Vice Prime Minister, Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine
May 12, 2022
Review Meeting for Economic Relations including Japan Industrial Townships (JITs) in Tamil Nadu, India
May 7, 2022
Japan-U.S. Economic Policy Consultative Committee (Economic “2+2”) Vice-Ministerial Meeting Held
May 6, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Visits the United States of America
May 6, 2022
State Minister Hosoda Visits the Republic of Kenya (Plenary Session of the Second Japan-Africa Public-Private Economic Forum)
Apr 28, 2022
Announcement of the Anti-Dumping Duty Investigation on Hot-dipped Galvanized Steel Wire Originating in the People’s Republic of China and the Republic of Korea: Adjustment of the Scope of the Product Subject to the Investigation and Extension of the Period of Investigation
Apr 27, 2022
First Meeting of Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Joint Committee Held
Apr 26, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Receives a Courtesy Call from Professor Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum
Apr 26, 2022
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Iwata Receives Courtesy Call from H.E. Mr. Sharaf Sheralizoda, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan
Apr 26, 2022
State Minister Hosoda Receives Courtesy Call from H.E. Mr. Dumitru SOCOLAN, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Moldova to Japan
Apr 25, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Received a Courtesy Call from a Delegation for Policy Dialogue, Republic of Korea
Apr 22, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Sardor Umurzakov, Deputy Prime-Minister and Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan
Apr 22, 2022
Plenary Meeting of the Second Japan-Africa Public-Private Economic Forum to Be Held
Apr 21, 2022
Six Institutes in India Certified as the Japan-India Institutes for Manufacturing (JIMs)
Apr 21, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds Meeting with Mr. Supattanapong Punmeechaow, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Energy, Thailand
Apr 21, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Damien O'Connor, Minister for Trade and Export Growth, New Zealand
Apr 18, 2022
Pre-Announcement of the Third Call for the Asia Digital Transformation (ADX) Promotion Project
Apr 13, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Received a Courtesy Call from U.S. Senators
Apr 12, 2022
State Minister Ishii Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Jenis av Rana, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Culture of Faroe Islands Denmark
Apr 8, 2022
Japan-U.S. Commercial and Industrial Partnership Sub-ministerial Meeting Held
Mar 23, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Attends G7 Trade Ministers' Meeting
Mar 22, 2022
New Establishment and Revision of the Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) (March 2022)
Mar 22, 2022
State Minister Ishii Receives Courtesy Call from H.E. Abdurakhmonov, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Uzbekistan to Japan
Mar 16, 2022
State Minister Hosoda Holds Video Conference with Rt Hon Greg Hands, Minister of State (Minister for Energy, Clean Growth and Climate Change), United Kingdom
Mar 15, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Attends an Australia-India-Japan Trade Ministers' Meeting (Supply Chain Resilience Initiative)
Mar 10, 2022
Review of the End User List
Mar 3, 2022
State Minister Hosoda Receives a Courtesy Call from H.E. Mr. Gurbanmammet Elyasov, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Turkmenistan to Japan
Mar 1, 2022
India-Japan Digital Partnership Webinar Held
Mar 1, 2022
Japan-U.S. Partnership on Trade (the First Meeting) Held
Feb 28, 2022
Japan and India Exchange Progress Reports of Japan Industrial Townships in India
Feb 25, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds Meeting with the Rt. Hon. Anne-Marie Trevelyan MP, Secretary of State for International Trade and President of the Board of Trade, United Kingdom
Feb 24, 2022
28th Asian Export Control Seminar Held
Feb 18, 2022
Cabinet Decision on the Bill for the Act of Partial Revision of the Trade Insurance and Investment Act
Feb 10, 2022
Initiation of an Expiry Review of the Anti-Dumping Duties on Polyethylene terephthalate with a high degree of polymerization Originating in the People’s Republic of China
Feb 9, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Receives a Courtesy Call from H.E. Rahm Emanuel, Ambassador-Designate of the United States
Feb 8, 2022
Joint Statement on Steel and Aluminum Industries
Feb 4, 2022
Guidance for the Control of Sensitive Technologies for Security Export for Academic and Research Institutions Revised
Jan 21, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Attends WTO Informal Ministerial Meeting via Video Conference
Jan 21, 2022
State Minister Hosoda Attends WTO-related (Ottawa Group) Ministerial Meeting via Video Conference
Jan 18, 2022
The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Agreement will Enter into Force in Malaysia
Jan 14, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Visits Indonesia, Singapore, and Thailand
Jan 10, 2022
ASIA-Japan Investing for the Future Initiative Announced
Dec 27, 2021
The 15th Japan-China Energy Conservation and Environment Forum Held (Summary of the Results)
Dec 16, 2021
Cancellation of the Technology Conference "Web Summit Tokyo"
Dec 16, 2021
State Minister Hosoda attends WTO-related (Ottawa Group) Ministerial Meeting via Video Conference
Dec 14, 2021
WTO Joint Statement on Investment Facilitation for Development Issued
Dec 14, 2021
WTO Joint Statement Initiative on E-commerce: Statement by Ministers Released
Dec 9, 2021
12th Conference on Critical Materials and Minerals Held
Dec 6, 2021
WTO Ministerial Statement on Trade and Environmental Sustainability Issued
Dec 6, 2021
The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Agreement will enter into force in Republic of Korea
Dec 3, 2021
A Declaration Issued on the Conclusion of WTO Negotiations on Services Domestic Regulation
Nov 30, 2021
METI Minister Hagiuda Attends Trilateral Meeting of Trade Ministers - Joint Statement Released
Nov 29, 2021
SCRI & J-Bridge Tie-Up Event Held
Nov 25, 2021
Minister Hagiuda Attends the Japan-Vietnam Investment Conference and Meets H.E. Mr. Pham Minh Chinh, Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, and H.E. Mr. Nguyen Hong Dien, Minister of Industry and Trade
Nov 25, 2021
Minister Hagiuda Holds a Video Conference with H.E. Mr. Thierry Breton, European Commissioner for Internal Market
Nov 24, 2021
State Minister Ishii Holds Meeting with H.E Mr. Jeppe Kofod, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark
Nov 22, 2021
Minister Hagiuda attends virtual meeting with WTO Director General Dr. Okonjo Iweala
Nov 22, 2021
New Establishment and Revision of the Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) (November 2021)
Nov 22, 2021
Japan-U.S. Clean Energy Partnership (JUCEP) Toolkit Briefing Session Held
Nov 22, 2021
G7 IP Offices Will Support Economic Recovery After the Pandemic
Nov 18, 2021
Minister Hagiuda Holds Video Conference with H.E. Mr. Valdis Dombrovskis, Executive Vice President of the European Commission for an Economy that Works for People and European Commissioner for Trade
Nov 17, 2021
Joint Statement on Trilateral Trade Ministers Meeting Released
Nov 17, 2021
Minister Hagiuda Holds a Meeting with H.E. Ambassador Katherine Tai, United States Trade Representative
Nov 17, 2021
Minister Hagiuda Held a Meeting with H.E. Ambassador. Katherine C. Tai, the United States Trade Representative and launched the Japan-U.S. Partnership on Trade
Nov 15, 2021
Minister Hagiuda Holds Video Conference with H.E. Mr. Dan Tehan, Australian Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment
Nov 15, 2021
Minister Hagiuda Holds a Meeting with H.E. Ms. Gina M, Raimondo, United States Secretary of Commerce
Nov 12, 2021
SCRI x J-Bridge Tie-Up Event To be Held
Nov 11, 2021
Prime Minister Kishida Receives the ABAC 2021 Report to APEC Economic Leaders
Nov 9, 2021
Minister Hagiuda Holds Video Conference with H.E. Mr. Gan Kim Yong, Singaporean Minister for Trade and Industry
Nov 9, 2021
State Minister Hosoda Attends APEC Ministerial Meeting (Session 2)
Nov 8, 2021
Minister Hagiuda Attends the APEC Ministerial Meeting (Session 1)
Nov 5, 2021
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Iwata Attends the Annual EU-Japan Business Round Table
Nov 5, 2021
Minister Hagiuda Holds a Teleconference with H.E. Ms. Gina M, Raimondo, United States Secretary of Commerce
Nov 4, 2021
Minister Hagiuda Holds a TV conference with H.E. Ambassador Katherine Tai, United States Trade Representative
Nov 3, 2021
The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Agreement will enter into force on January 1, 2022
Oct 27, 2021
Fourteenth Japan-China-ROK Trilateral Cultural Content Industry Forum Held
Oct 22, 2021
Minister Hagiuda and State Minister Ishii attend G7 Trade Ministers Meeting
Oct 22, 2021
Second Japan-Africa Public-Private Economic Forum to Be Held
Oct 14, 2021
Vice-Minister for International Affairs Hirose Attends the 2021 OECD Ministerial Council Meeting and the WTO Informal Ministerial Meeting
Oct 13, 2021
G20 Trade and Investment Ministerial Meeting Held
Oct 11, 2021
Third Round of Selection of Applicants for the J-Innovation Hub Initiative
Oct 11, 2021
METI Parliamentary Vice-Minister Yoshikawa Attends APEC SME Ministerial Meeting
Oct 5, 2021
Publication of the Amendments to the Regulatory Notices adding the Core Business Sectors of the Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Act to Secure the Stable Supply of Critical Minerals
Sep 28, 2021
JAPAN DAY 2021 Job Fair Held at Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad
Sep 28, 2021
Minister Kajiyama Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Thierry Breton, European Commissioner for Internal Market
Sep 28, 2021
Panel Established under the WTO Agreement Regarding China's Measure Imposing Anti-Dumping Duties on Stainless Steel Products Originating from Japan
Sep 17, 2021
Review of the End User List
Sep 16, 2021
State Minister Ejima Holds Video Conference with H.E. Dr. Muhammad Abd Alatef Al-Faris, Kuwait's Minister of Oil and Minister of Higher Education
Sep 15, 2021
Ninth East Asia Summit Economic Ministers' Meeting Held
Sep 15, 2021
27th ASEAN Economic Ministers' (AEM) - METI Consultations Held
Sep 13, 2021
ASEAN Economic Ministers Meeting and Related Meetings Held
Sep 9, 2021
State Minister Nagasaka Holds Video Conference with Mr. Graham Stuart, Minister for Exports, the U.K.
Sep 8, 2021
The 2nd Supply Chain Resilience Forum to Be Held
Sep 6, 2021
State Minister Ejima Visits Turkmenistan
Sep 6, 2021
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Munekiyo Meets with H.E. Mr. Ville Skinnari, Minister for Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Finland