January FY2019

News Releases (in provisional translation)

Jan 31, 2019
Grand Prix Winner of the Japan Healthcare Business Contest 2019 Selected
Jan 31, 2019
Implementation Policy for the 2019 Telework Days Campaign Released
Jan 31, 2019
Release of IAEA Final Report on Fourth Review of Fukushima Decommissioning
Jan 31, 2019
“2019 Health and Productivity Management Award Event” to be Held
Jan 30, 2019
Announcement: Schedule of Explanatory Meetings on the New System for Acceptance of Foreign Human Resources in the Manufacturing Industry
Jan 29, 2019
Enterprises Participating in the HIYAKU Next Enterprise Program Determined
Jan 28, 2019
METI Minister Seko Visits Switzerland
Jan 28, 2019
METI Grants First Approval to Fukuoka City’s Plan for Managing and Supporting Business Startup Activities by Foreign Entrepreneurs
Jan 25, 2019
Future Innovations Working Group to be Launched
Jan 25, 2019
Minister Seko Hosts Informal Meeting of Ministers on WTO E-commerce Initiative
Jan 25, 2019
Results released of Regional Economic and Industrial Research (October-December 2018)
Jan 25, 2019
Fifth EU-Japan Working Group on Corporate Social Responsibility Held
Jan 25, 2019
METI to Conduct Drone Demonstration Test for Plant Safety
Jan 24, 2019
7th Meeting of the Japan-China Joint IP Working Group and 2nd Japan-China Joint IP Seminar Held
Jan 24, 2019
Progress Made in Regulatory Reform for Individual Enterprises
Jan 24, 2019
Fifth National Championship of Business Startup Schools to be Held
Jan 24, 2019
We Are Genki Hokkaido: METI to Accelerate Implementation of Project for Supporting Hokkaido
Jan 24, 2019
Information on Events and Efforts in January under the Premium Friday Initiative
Jan 23, 2019
METI Minister Seko Visits the Russian Federation
Jan 23, 2019
Event Titled “Seminar on Global Top Management: Effort for Encouraging Regional Companies to Enter Global Markets” to be Held
Jan 23, 2019
Third Fukushima Innovation Coast Framework Symposium to be Held
Jan 22, 2019
State Minister Isozaki Attends the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019
Jan 22, 2019
Credit Issued in a Project under the Joint Crediting Mechanism (JCM) with Lao PDR
Jan 21, 2019
METI Holds Explanatory Meeting on the New System for Acceptance of Foreign Human Resources in the Manufacturing Industry
Jan 21, 2019
New Establishment and Revision of the Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) (January 2019)
Jan 18, 2019
Clean Ocean Material Alliance Established
Jan 18, 2019
Second Satellite Data Analysis Contest “Tellus Satellite Challenge” to be Held
Jan 18, 2019
METI Designates February 2019 as “Smart Mobility Promotion Month”
Jan 18, 2019
METI to Hold “Regional Business Conference in Ibaraki”
Jan 17, 2019
METI Revises Requirements under the Omotenashi Standard Certification System
Jan 17, 2019
Health is Wealth: METI and the Ministry of Economy and Industry of Israel Sign a Memorandum of Cooperation in the Field of Digital Health
Jan 17, 2019
METI Minister Seko Visits the United Arab Emirates and the State of Israel
Jan 17, 2019
Third Round of Certification Issued for the Courses on IT-Skill Training to Meet the Era of the Fourth Industrial Revolution
Jan 16, 2019
Oral Healthcare Seminar 2019 to be Held
Jan 16, 2019
METI to Hold Japan Healthcare Business Contest 2019
Jan 16, 2019
Expansion of the Patent Prosecution Highway between Japan and Brazil
Jan 15, 2019
Guidelines for Proper Gas Trade Revised
Jan 15, 2019
METI State Minister Isozaki Signed Agreement with The Boeing Company on Cooperation in Aircraft Technology
Jan 15, 2019
Seminar to be Held for Improvement of Working Conditions and Reducing Overtime Work through Cooperation between Consignors and Transportation Businesses
Jan 15, 2019
Aggregated Results of the FY2017 Calculated Amount of Leaked Fluorocarbons under the System for Reporting and Publicizing the Calculated Amount of Leaked Fluorocarbons
Jan 15, 2019
Workshop Titled “Front Line of Companies in the Kansai Region” to be Held in Tokyo
Jan 15, 2019
Standard Specifications Adopted for Digital Shopping Receipts
Jan 11, 2019
METI Launches Study Group for Human Resource Management toward Enhanced Competitiveness
Jan 10, 2019
METI Generates Report on Ideal Approaches that Small- and Mid-Cap Companies should Take in their Information Disclosure and Dialogues with Investors
Jan 10, 2019
METI Minister Seko Visits the United States
Jan 10, 2019
METI Promotes Parking Lot Sharing among Convenience Store Chains for their Distribution Vehicles
Jan 10, 2019
NEXI and the Ministry of Finance, the Republic of Angola, Signed a Letter Agreement Witnessed by METI State Minister Seki
Jan 9, 2019
METI Revises “Promotion Standards” under Article 3 (1) of the Act on the Promotion of Subcontracting Small and Medium-sized Enterprises
Jan 9, 2019
Invitation for Public Comments on the Draft Cyber/Physical Security Framework
Jan 8, 2019
Embarking on Demonstration Tests of Autonomous Driving System using Driverless Trucks in Caravan to Travel on Public Expressways
Jan 7, 2019
ISO Approved the Establishment of a Technical Committee for International Standardization for the Sharing Economy in Response to Japan’s Proposal
Jan 7, 2019
Final Report of Workshops on Key Drivers to promote the liquidity, Flexibility and Transparency of the Global Liquefied Natural Gas Market Released