Events Calendar

September 5, 2022

The EBC met with Keidanren Chairman Masakazu Tokura

September 2, 2022

EBC statement on the public offering system for offshore wind power generation

July 11, 2022

EBC Statement on Passing of Former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

June 10, 2022

Joint Statement on Japan’s Entry Restrictions

June 1, 2022

The Economic Security Promotion Law and its consequences for European companies – 22 June 2022

February 9, 2022

Survey on the Impact of Entry Restrictions

February 3, 2022

Joint Statement on Entry Restrictions in Japan



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JUNE 2022

  • IEA: Asia set to use half of world’s electricity by 2025 (The Mainichi)
  • New System to Pay 20% More for Solar Power from Japan Businesses’ Rooftops (The Japan News)
  • Japan’s food exports hit new high on seafood, whisky demand (News on Japan)
  • U.N. member states urge Japan to improve treatment of migrants (Kyodo News+)
  • Govt Eyes Domestic Production of Underwater Drones (The Japan News)
  • Upgrades eyed for heatstroke alerts, public ‘cooling facilities’ (The Asahi Shimbun)
  • Japan eyes EEZ to build more offshore wind power farms (The Asahi Shimbun)
  • Electric car sales gain pace despite hurdles (Japan Today)
  • Japan Job-Openings Ratio Logs 1st Rise in 4 Years in 2022 (Japan News)
  • Offshore wind power next big thing in Japan’s green push? (The Asahi Shimbun)
  • IMF upgrades its outlook for the global economy in 2023 (Japan Today)
  • Women’s Economic Independence to Be Discussed at G-7 Meeting in June (Japan News)
  • Japan health ministry experts agree to downgrade status of COVID-19 (Kyodo News+)
  • IMF urges Japan to be more flexible in setting long-term bond yields (Kyodo News+)
  • Japan’s Industry Body Eyes ¥7 Tril. Investment for Power Grids (The Japan News)
  • Japan power companies seek 30-40% price hikes, adding to household budget burden (The Mainichi)
  • Japan setting up rapid-response unit to counter disinformation (The Asahi Shimbun)
  • Japan Govt to Submit Bill to Extend Nuclear Reactor Life Span (The Japan News)
  • Japan cuts economic view in Jan. as COVID-19 surges in China (The Mainichi)
  • Japan to Ease Rules on Lithium-Ion Battery Warehouses to Increase Domestic Production for EVs (The Japan News)
  • FOCUS: Japan PM Kishida’s intention to raise sales tax in focus at Diet (Kyodo News+)
  • Job Stability, Work Reforms Thought Key to Upping Birth Rate (The Japan News)
  • Japan Govt, BOJ to Discuss 2013 Joint Statement (The Japan News)
  • PM Kishida’s speech to highlight child policy as investment for future (The Mainichi)
  • Japan posts record trade deficit of 19.97 tril. yen in 2022 (Kyodo News+)
  • Japan used car registrations in 2022 hit new record low (The Mainichi)

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