January FY2020

News Releases (in provisional translation)

Jan 31, 2020
Two Standardization Project Themes Determined as New Standardization Projects to be Developed by Taking Advantage of the “Standardization System for Cultivating New Markets”
Jan 30, 2020
Sushiro Global Holdings Ltd. Determined as Business to Open Restaurant at the Japan Pavilion of the Expo 2020 Dubai
Jan 30, 2020
Preliminary Report of 2019 Basic Survey of Japanese Business Structure and Activities Compiled
Jan 30, 2020
Study Group on Security Assessment of Cloud Services Compiles its Discussion Results into Report
Jan 30, 2020
Shiseido Company, Limited Selected as Winner of the METI Minister’s Award for the Corporate Governance of the Year 2019
Jan 29, 2020
Consultation Counters to Open as Measure for Supporting SMEs and Small Enterprises in Addressing Novel Coronavirus
Jan 29, 2020
Business Restructuring Study Group to be Inaugurated
Jan 29, 2020
METI State Minister Makihara Visits Switzerland and France
Jan 29, 2020
Japan-Thailand Symposium on Smart Industrial Safety 2020 to be Held
Jan 27, 2020
Grand Prix Winners of the Japan Healthcare Business Contest (JHeC) 2020 Selected
Jan 27, 2020
Trial to Reduce Plastic Checkout Bags at Internal Government Stores starts
Jan 27, 2020
"10 Recommendations for Eco-Driving" Revised
Jan 24, 2020
Ministerial Meeting on WTO Negotiations on Electronic Commerce under Osaka Track Process
Jan 23, 2020
Results of the Regional Economic and Industrial Research (October-December 2019) Compiled
Jan 22, 2020
Pre-Demonstration Tests for a Small-sized Bus with an Autonomous Driving System to be Conducted in Advance of Scheduled Demonstration Tests for Mid-sized Buses with Autonomous Driving Systems
Jan 22, 2020
Project for Demonstration Drone Flight Tests inside Facilities of Petrochemical Plant to be Conducted
Jan 22, 2020
20 Final Participants Confirmed for Dispatch to Silicon Valley under the Start Next Innovator 2019 Program
Jan 21, 2020
Cabinet Decision on the Cabinet Order for the Partial Revision of the Order for Enforcement of the Act on the Rational Use of Energy
Jan 20, 2020
New Establishment and Revision of Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) (January 2020)
Jan 20, 2020
Carbon Credits Issued for Three Projects under Joint Crediting Mechanism (JCM) with Indonesia
Jan 17, 2020
METI State Minister Makihara Visits the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the State of Kuwait and the State of Qatar
Jan 17, 2020
AIST to Establish International Joint Research Center for Zero-Emission Technologies
Jan 15, 2020
METI Minister Kajiyama Visits the United States
Jan 14, 2020
Japan and Abu Dhabi, UAE, Agree to Continue and Expand their Joint Oil Storage Project
Jan 14, 2020
Joint Statement on Trilateral Meeting of Trade Ministers Released
Jan 14, 2020
New Support page Opens on JPO Website to Assist Personnel in Charge of IP
Jan 14, 2020
First Meeting of the Study Group on Improvement of Sustainable Corporate Value and Sophistication of Human Capital to be Held
Jan 14, 2020
Full Text of the Registration Dossier Concerning the Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan Released
Jan 10, 2020
METI Minister Kajiyama Visits Australia
Jan 8, 2020
Experience-based Test-drive Events for “Safety Support Cars” to be Held in Eight Places across Japan
Jan 6, 2020
Explanatory Meeting on Digital Transformation Stock Selection (Tentative Name) to be Held
Jan 6, 2020
New Digital Filing System for Industrial and Product Safety Laws Developed