February FY2020

News Releases (in provisional translation)

Feb 28, 2020
“Handbook for the Employment of International Students and Empowerment after Hiring” Formulated
Feb 28, 2020
Preliminary Report of the 2019 Census of Manufacture Compiled
Feb 28, 2020
Third Japan-U.K. Industrial Policy Dialogue Held
Feb 28, 2020
Measure for Supporting SMEs Affected by Novel Coronavirus to be Taken (Designation of Areas Subject to No.4 Safety Nets for Financing Guarantee)
Feb 27, 2020
METI Minister Kajiyama Holds Meeting with IAEA Director General Grossi
Feb 26, 2020
Guidelines on Approaches to Hybrid Virtual Shareholder Meetings Formulated
Feb 25, 2020
METI to Hold the Monodzukuri Exhibition (Manufacturing Exhibition)
Feb 25, 2020
METI State Minister Matsumoto Attends the National Assembly of Young Entrepreneurs Group of the Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry Held in Numazu City, Shizuoka Prefecture, and Visits an Exhibition of Regional Specialties in which All Exhibitors Employed Cashless Payment Systems
Feb 25, 2020
Cabinet Decision on the Bill for the Act of Partial Revision of the Electricity Business Act and Other Acts for Establishing Resilient and Sustainable Electricity Supply Systems
Feb 21, 2020
JPO Strengthens Cooperative Activities in IP Fields to Help Achieve Sustainable Economic Growth in African Countries
Feb 21, 2020
The Third Meeting on Japan-India Civil Nuclear Cooperation Held
Feb 21, 2020
Announcement on the Eighth Japan-Korea Export Control Policy Dialogue
Feb 20, 2020
Automobile Industry Council for Studying Countermeasures against the Novel Coronavirus to be Launched
Feb 20, 2020
New Establishment and Revision of the Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) (February 2020)
Feb 19, 2020
The 27th Asian Export Control Seminar Held
Feb 19, 2020
JPO Facilitates the Spread of Green Technologies in the World
Feb 19, 2020
Minister Kajiyama Holds Meeting with WIPO Director General Gurry
Feb 18, 2020
Cabinet Decision on the Bill for the Act on Improvement of Transparency and Fairness in Trading on Specified Digital Platforms
Feb 18, 2020
Cabinet Decision on the Bill for the Act on Promotion of Developing/Supplying and Introducing Systems Making Use of Specified Advanced Information Communication Technologies
Feb 17, 2020
Symposium on Diversity Management to be Held
Feb 17, 2020
“2020 Health and Productivity Management Award Event” to be Held
Feb 14, 2020
Expert Committee for Quantitative Assessment of Energy Resilience Holds its First Meeting
Feb 14, 2020
Relaxation of Import and Export Procedures and other Treatment as Responses to the Novel Coronavirus Epidemic
Feb 14, 2020
METI to Request Main Subcontracting Companies to Take Appropriate Care in Trading with their Subcontractors Affected by Novel Coronavirus
Feb 14, 2020
FY2018 Reports on Storage of Mercury, etc. and Management of Mercury-Containing Recyclable Resources based on the Mercury Pollution Prevention Act
Feb 14, 2020
Council on Electricity Cybersecurity Measures Holds its First Meeting
Feb 13, 2020
World’s Largest-Class Hydrogen Producing Base Using Renewable Energy to Start in Namie Town, Fukushima Prefecture
Feb 12, 2020
Mr. Dean Fujioka to Serve as Ambassador to the World Robot Summit 2020
Feb 12, 2020
Memorandum of Cooperation on Product Safety Concluded between METI and TISI, Thailand
Feb 10, 2020
METI State Minister Matsumoto Visits the Republic of South Africa, the Republic of Kenya, the Republic of Djibouti and the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
Feb 10, 2020
The Subcommittee on Handling of the ALPS Treated Water Report published
Feb 7, 2020
METI Requests that Governmental Financial Institutions and Other Organizations Consider Supporting Businesses to Address Expanding Infection of Novel Coronavirus
Feb 5, 2020
Call for Applicants for the Mission Innovation Champions Program
Feb 4, 2020
Memorandum of Cooperation on Strengthening Energy and Infrastructure Finance and Market Building Cooperation Concluded between Japan and the United States
Feb 4, 2020
Questionnaire Survey toward New Program “Digital Transformation Stock Selection (DX Stock) 2020” to be Conducted
Feb 4, 2020
Survey of Factory Location Trends in the First Half of 2019 (Preliminary Report) (January-June)
Feb 3, 2020
“Hama Tech Channel” – New Portal Expresses the Hopes and Dreams of Fukushima Businesses and Residents
Feb 3, 2020
First Steps in Asia DX Program – Meet Ups with Upcoming Indonesian Companies
Feb 3, 2020
Important Notice for Trade License Applicants in Kanto Area
Feb 3, 2020
Briefing Session on the current status of Multi-nuclide removal equipment (ALPS) treated water at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station