EmergingTech from Japan


Announcements concerning the electronics industry by governmental organizations. Some announcements by incorporated administrative agencies are included.
(Availability of English versions of the original Japanese announcements may be delayed in some cases.)

2014 Jan Feb Mar Apr May

Governmental organizations (link to press release page)

Cabinet     Council for Science and Technology Policy (CSTP)
JETRO     Japan External Trade Organization
JFTC     Japan Fair Trade Commision
Kantei     Prime Minister of Japan and His Cabinet
METI     Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
MEXT     Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport, Science and Technology Japan
MIC     Ministry of Inernal Affairs and Coomunications-Policies
MLIT     Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
MOE     Minnistry of the Environment
MOF     Ministry of Finance Japan

Latest Releases
Jun 30 METI Establishment of a new exemption as a prior procedure for the manufacture / import of new chemical substances
Jun 30 METI Announcement of the Interim Report and the Guidelines Compiled by the Corporate Governance System Study Group
Jun 30 METI Feasibility Study for the Joint Crediting Mechanism
Jun 27 METI Authorization of a Specified Business Restructuring Plan Submitted by Mitsubishi Materials Corporation and Hitachi Metals, Ltd. under the Industrial Competitiveness Enhancement Act
Jun 27 MLIT Official Announcement on "Application Guidelines on the Qualified Project Etc. for Sendai Airport Operation"
Jun 26 METI Announcement of Projects Selected under the FY2014 Subsidy Program for Projects Promoting Foreign Direct Investment, Site Location and Regional Development in Japan (Project of Site Location for Global Companies)
Jun 26 METI FY2014 International Feasibility Studies on "Smart Community"
Jun 25 METI Authorization of a Business Restructuring Plan Submitted by VJ Holdings under the Industrial Competitiveness Enhancement Act
Jun 24 METI Release of the White Paper on International Economy and Trade 2014
Jun 24 METI FY2013 Enforcement Status of the Home Appliances Recycling Law, and Recycling Results for Manufacturers and Importers
Jun 24 METI METI has compiled a Strategic Road Map for Hydrogen and Fuel Cells
Jun 23 METI OECD Global Forum on the Knowledge Economy will be Held
Jun 23 METI ANRE to Launch a Drilling Survey for Shallow Methane Hydrate
Jun 20 Kantei Intellectual Property Strategy Headquarters
Jun 20 MOF The Joint Statement of The 17th ASEAN+3 Finance Ministers'Meeting (3 May 2014 / Astana, Kazakhstan)
Jun 19 METI Asia Green IT Forum Issued a Joint Statement at the Sixth Forum
Jun 17 METI The Cabinet Approved the 2014 Annual Report on Energy (Japan's Energy White Paper 2014)
Jun 17 METI R&D and Evaluation Subcommittee Compiled a Report
Jun 17 MLIT ASEAN-Japan-ITF Joint Seminar on Urban Transport
Jun 16 JETRO JETRO signs MOU with Massachusetts Office of International Trade and Investment (MOITI)
Jun 13 METI ANRE to Start Discussions for Fleshing out the Strategic Energy Plan
Jun 13 METI Forecast of Global Supply and Demand Trends for Petrochemical Products (for the period 2005 to 2018)
Jun 13 METI JPO Published English version of Brochure Titled "Regional Brands in JAPAN" which introduces registered Regional Collective Trademarks
Jun 09 Cabinet Quarterly Estimates of GDP Jan.-Mar. 2014(The Second Preliminary), chained
Jun 07 Cabinet Science and Technology Basic Law
Jun 07 Cabinet Science and Technology Basic Plan
Jun 07 Cabinet Comprehensive STI Strategy (short summary)
Jun 07 Cabinet Comprehensive STI Strategy Chapter 2 Roadmap (provisional)
Jun 07 Cabinet Comprehensive STI Strategy (provisional)
Jun 07 Cabinet Comprehensive STI Strategy (Outline)
Jun 06 JFTC JFTC and ADBI Jointly Holds Training Course for Asian Countries on Competition Law and Policy
Jun 06 METI Results of the Seventh Meeting of the IP5 Heads of Office Held in Busan, ROK
Jun 06 METI JPO and USPTO Agreed to Enhance Cooperation in Patent Examination
Jun 02 JETRO Results of JETRO's 2013 Survey on Business Conditions of Japanese-Affiliated Firms in Dubai and Northern Emirates
Jun 02 MOE Publicizing candidates for designated procurement items of public-works projects associated with the law on Promoting Green Purchasing

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