June FY2021

News Releases (in provisional translation)

Jun 30, 2021
The 164th Survey of SME Business Conditions (April-June 2021) Released
Jun 30, 2021
Eleven Programs Certified as FY2021 1st Mathematics, Data Science and AI Smart Higher Education Programs (Literacy Level)
Jun 30, 2021
11th Conference on Critical Materials and Minerals Held
Jun 30, 2021
Study Group toward Achieving Human Capital Management to Have Its First Meeting
Jun 29, 2021
Platform Economics Study Group Meeting to Be Held
Jun 29, 2021
Release of the White Paper on International Economy and Trade 2021
Jun 28, 2021
Call for Applicants for the FY2021 Best Contributors to Product Safety Awards (PS Awards 2021) Program Starts
Jun 28, 2021
Interim Report Compiled on an Appropriate Form for the Regulations on Fuel Cell Vehicles
Jun 28, 2021
Successful Applicants Decided for Femtech Demonstration Projects Supporting the Health and Continued Employment of Working Women
Jun 28, 2021
METI and Thai Government Sign Memorandum of Cooperation in the Field of Smart Industrial Safety
Jun 25, 2021
First Proposal of the Study Group on Collaboration of Regional Areas and Sports Club Industry Compiled
Jun 25, 2021
The 2021 Report on Compliance by Major Trading Partners with Trade Agreements (WTO, FTA/EPA and IIA) and the METI Priorities Based on the 2021 Report Released
Jun 24, 2021
State Minister Ejima Holds Video Conference with H.E. Serdar Berdymuhamedov, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, Turkmenistan
Jun 24, 2021
IP5 Offices Agreed on New Cooperation on AI and Harmonization of Patent Prosecution Procedures Results of the 14th IP5 Heads of Office Meeting
Jun 24, 2021
Minister Kajiyama Holds Video Conference with the Hon. Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade of Canada
Jun 22, 2021
New International Standard for Printing Plate Dimensions Issued
Jun 22, 2021
Scope of the Act on Issuance of Certificates of Origin under Economic Partnership Agreement Added to RCEP Agreement
Jun 22, 2021
“Asia CCUS Network" has launched
Jun 21, 2021
Developing an International Standard for Energy Efficiency in IT
Jun 21, 2021
New International Standard for Safe Use of IoT Products and Systems Issued
Jun 21, 2021
New Establishment and Revision of the Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) (June 2021)
Jun 21, 2021
The Special Meeting of ASEAN Ministers on Energy and Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan
Jun 18, 2021
Japanese Airlines Fly with Domestically Produced Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF)
Jun 18, 2021
"Green Growth Strategy through Achieving Carbon Neutrality in 2050" Formulated
Jun 18, 2021
Decision to Impose a Definitive Anti-Dumping Duty on Dipotassium Carbonate Originating in the Republic of Korea
Jun 17, 2021
Evaluation Summaries for the 2021 Certified Health & Productivity Management Outstanding Organizations Recognition Program (Large Enterprise Category [White 500]) Have Been Published
Jun 16, 2021
Part of the Act for Partially Amending the Industrial Competitiveness Enhancement Act and Other Related Acts Has Come into Effect
Jun 16, 2021
Successful Applicants Chosen for Research and Development of Enhanced Infrastructures for Post 5G Information and Communications Systems
Jun 15, 2021
New JPO Mission, Vision and Values Announced
Jun 15, 2021
Cabinet Decision on the "Comprehensive Physical Distribution Policy (FY2021-2025)"
Jun 15, 2021
Call for Applicants for the IP Acceleration Program for Startups (IPAS2021) to Open
Jun 14, 2021
Initiation of an Anti-Dumping Duty Investigation of Hot-dipped galvanized steel wire Originating in the People’s Republic of China and the Republic of Korea
Jun 11, 2021
Selection of Operators for the Offshore Wind Power Generation Project off Goto City, Nagasaki Prefecture
Jun 11, 2021
Cabinet Decision on the Cabinet Order Regarding the Organization, etc. of Relevant Cabinet Orders Accompanying the Enforcement of Part of the Act for Partially Amending the Industrial Competitiveness Enhancement Act and Other Related Acts, with the effective date for part of the Act determined
Jun 11, 2021
International Symposium on Intellectual Property regarding Green Technologies to Be Held
Jun 11, 2021
Japan Requests Consultations with China under the WTO Agreement Regarding China's Measure Imposing Anti-Dumping Duties on Stainless Steel Products Originating from Japan
Jun 9, 2021
Minister Kajiyama Holds Video Conference with H.E. Mr. GAN Kim Yong, Singaporean Minister for Trade and Industry
Jun 8, 2021
A New International Standard for Aseptic Processing of Health Care Products — Isolator Systems
Jun 8, 2021
St. Petersburg International Economic Forum's Japan-Russia Business Dialogue Held
Jun 7, 2021
METI Revises the "Guidebook for Introducing Incentive Plans for Sustainable Corporate Growth as Board Members' Remuneration to Promote Proactive Business Management"
Jun 7, 2021
Results of Examination and Assessment of the Commitment to a Low-Carbon Society Compiled (FY2019 Performance)
Jun 5, 2021
Minister Kajiyama and State Minister Nagasaka Attend an APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade Meeting via Video Conference
Jun 4, 2021
Cabinet Decision Made on the FY2020 Annual Report on Energy (Japan's Energy White Paper 2021)
Jun 4, 2021
"Strategy for Semiconductors and the Digital Industry" Compiled
Jun 4, 2021
Minister Kajiyama and State Ministers Nagasaka and Ejima Attend the Clean Energy Ministerial Meeting and Mission Innovation Ministerial Meeting (via Video Conference)
Jun 4, 2021
Taskforce Formulating Roadmaps for Climate Transition Finance Established, Plus Call for Examples of Model Projects
Jun 4, 2021
State Minister Nagasaka Attends an APEC Trade Ministers and ABAC Dialogue
Jun 4, 2021
The First Asia CCUS Network Forum to be Held
Jun 3, 2021
Inauguration of a Study Group on Disclosure Policies for Non-financial Information
Jun 2, 2021
Announcement of the Winners of the 10th Innovation Net Award 2021