March FY2019

News Releases (in provisional translation)

Mar 29, 2019
Survey Results of Factory Location Trends in 2018 (Preliminary Report) (January-December)
Mar 29, 2019
New Energy Conservation Standards for Electronic Computers Formulated
Mar 29, 2019
Guidelines and Collection of Use Case Examples Compiled for Promoting Safe Use of Drones in Plants
Mar 29, 2019
Guidance for Encouraging Japanese Companies to Address International Initiatives on Climate Change Formulated
Mar 29, 2019
Explanation of Offshore Wind Power Facility Standards for Maintenance and Management Released
Mar 29, 2019
JPO Status Report 2019 Released
Mar 29, 2019
Cabinet Decision on the Cabinet Order for the Partial Revision of the Order for Enforcement of the Act on the Rational Use of Energy
Mar 29, 2019
New Fuel Efficiency Standards for Trucks and Buses Formulated
Mar 29, 2019
Preliminary Report of the 2018 Basic Survey on Small and Medium Enterprises (Performance Results Based on the FY2017 Closing Accounts) Compiled
Mar 29, 2019
QR Code Payments Standard Determined
Mar 28, 2019
Program for Advancing the Comprehensive Distribution Policy Revised
Mar 28, 2019
The 155th Survey of SME Business Conditions (January-March 2019) Released
Mar 28, 2019
Information on Events and Efforts in March under the Premium Friday Initiative
Mar 27, 2019
METI Releases Results of the Quarterly Survey of Overseas Subsidiaries (October - December 2018)
Mar 26, 2019
METI and MEXT Report “The Coming Era of Mathematical Capitalism - How the Power of Mathematics Changes Our Future-”
Mar 26, 2019
The Government of Japan Offers Full Cooperation for the Asia-Pacific Water Summit in 2020
Mar 26, 2019
Results of the 2018 Basic Survey on the Information and Communications Industry
Mar 26, 2019
The Liaison Conference for Acceptance of Foreign Human Resources with Specified Skills in the Manufacturing Industry Holds its First Meeting
Mar 25, 2019
Continuation of the Sale of Non-fossil Fuel Energy Certificates with Tracking Information in FY2019
Mar 25, 2019
METI and TSE to Hold an Event to Announce the 2019 Selected Competitive IT Strategy Companies and the Selected Noteworthy IT Strategy Companies
Mar 22, 2019
Winners of New Diversity Management Selection 100 and Diversity Management Selection 100 Prime in FY 2018
Mar 22, 2019
Announcement of the FY 2018 Nadeshiko Brands and Semi-Nadeshiko Brands
Mar 22, 2019
Release of the Regional Collective Trademark Guide Book 2019
Mar 22, 2019
Report on Unauthorized Computer Access and Progress of Access Control Feature Technology
Mar 20, 2019
METI to Launch Doorstep Delivery Service Conference
Mar 20, 2019
CITES Management Authorities of Japan and China Hold a Meeting
Mar 20, 2019
Release of the “Guidebook for Utilizing Trademark Learning from Case Examples”
Mar 20, 2019
New Establishment and Revision of the Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) (March 2019)
Mar 19, 2019
Cabinet Approves the Cabinet Order for the Partial Revision of the Order for Fees Concerning the Measurement Act
Mar 19, 2019
Interim Report of the Future Innovations Working Group Released
Mar 19, 2019
National Project Data Catalogue to be Accessible on METI Website
Mar 19, 2019
Cabinet Approves the Bill for the Act of Partial Revision of the Act for Rationalized Use and Proper Management of Fluorocarbons
Mar 18, 2019
New Establishment of the JIS on the Consecutive Measurement of Cure Shrinkage for Curable Resins (Adhesives)
Mar 18, 2019
METI to Hold a Symposium on “Innovative Business Realized by Next-Generation Computing”
Mar 15, 2019
Cabinet Orders concerning the Act of Promoting Utilization of Sea Areas in Development of Power Generation Facilities Using Maritime Renewable Energy Resources Approved
Mar 15, 2019
Invitation for Public Comments on the Interim Report (Draft) by the Study Group on Security Assessment of Cloud Services
Mar 15, 2019
Promulgation of METI Public Notice concerning the “Specific Skills” Criteria for Foreign Residents Engaging in the Manufacturing Industry
Mar 14, 2019
METI to Hold a Symposium titled “Find Job in Local Area through Smartphone Apps”
Mar 13, 2019
Five Businesses Newly Obtained “Murasaki Certification,” the Highest Grade in the Omotenashi Standard Certification System
Mar 12, 2019
Formulation of a New Strategic Roadmap for Hydrogen and Fuel Cells
Mar 12, 2019
METI Starts Accepting Provisional Registration of Cashless Settlement Businesses under the Point Reward Project for Consumers using Cashless Payment
Mar 11, 2019
Invitation for Public Comments on the Guidelines for Cyber-Physical Security Measures for Building Systems, First Edition (Draft)
Mar 8, 2019
Symposium to be Held on Working Style Reforms
Mar 8, 2019
JPO Opens Member Registration for “IP Base” Website
Mar 8, 2019
METI Revises the “Guidebook for Introducing Incentive Plans for Sustainable Corporate Growth as Board Members’ Compensation to Encourage Companies to Promote Proactive Business Management”
Mar 8, 2019
Release of New Videos Showing the Current Status of Fukushima
Mar 8, 2019
Release of Brochure and Videos Explaining the Current Status of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
Mar 7, 2019
Public Briefing on Results of Demonstration Research for Intersystem Coordination involving SME’s E-commerce and E-payment
Mar 6, 2019
Spoof Patrol: Demonstration plan under the Regulatory Sandbox Scheme approved for preventing unauthorized opening of internet bank accounts
Mar 6, 2019
Japan-Indonesia Government-Private Workshop on Clean Energy Technology to be Held
Mar 5, 2019
FY2017 PRTR Data Released
Mar 4, 2019
The 26th Asian Export Control Seminar Held
Mar 4, 2019
Results of the WEB Survey on Business Practices Causing Long Working Hours
Mar 4, 2019
Action Plan 2019 for the Consolidation of Security Measures for Credit Card Transactions Formulated
Mar 4, 2019
METI to hold “e-Sports” Seminar
Mar 4, 2019
MITOU KAIGI 2019 to be Held
Mar 3, 2019
METI Minister Seko Visits the Kingdom of Cambodia
Mar 1, 2019
Study Group for the Content Business Era Held
Mar 1, 2019
The Sixth IoT Lab Selection Event Held
Mar 1, 2019
Cabinet Decision on the Bill for the Act of Partial Revision of the Patent Act
Mar 1, 2019
METI to Hold Debrief Meetings on Outcomes of Demonstration Projects involving “Future Classroom – Learning Innovation"
Mar 1, 2019
Seventh Ministerial Meeting for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership to be Held