Archive

2020/3/6

2021

28 February 2021 【MOFA】Casualties in protests in Myanmar(Statement by Press Secretary YOSHIDA Tomoyuki)
16 February 2021 【MOFA】Appointment of new Director General of the World Trade Organization (WTO) (Statement by Foreign Minister MOTEGI Toshimitsu)
8 February 2021 【MOFA】The Seventh Japan- EU High-level Policy Dialogue on Development Cooperation
4 February 2021 【MOFA】Foreign Policy Speech by Foreign Minister MOTEGI to the 204th Session of the Diet
2 February 2021 【Mission】 Summary of the Second Meeting of the Japan-EU EPA Joint Committee
25 January 2021 【MOFA】Foreign Minister Motegi’s attendance at the EU Foreign Affairs Council (virtual format)
21 January 2021【MOFA】US Announcement of its return to the Paris Agreement (Statement by Foreign Minister MOTEGI Toshimitsu)
20 January 2021【MOFA】The Participation of the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, Mr. MOTEGI at the Foreign Affairs Council of the European Union (online format)
19 January 2021 【Mission】“Green Growth Strategy towards 2050 Carbon Neutrality” Formulated
18 January 2021 【MOFA】Foreign Policy Speech by Foreign Minister MOTEGI to the 204th Session of the Diet
14 January 2021 【MOFA】Foreign Minister Motegi Visits Latin America and Africa (January 4-14, 2021)

2020

25 December 2020 【MOFA】The conclusion of the EU-UK future relationship negotiations (Statement by Foreign Minister MOTEGI)
18 December 2020 【Mission】Foreign Minister Motegi Visits Africa (December 8-14, 2020)
18 December 2020 【Cabinet Office】 Japan's Comprehensive Economic Measures
17 December 2020 【MOFA】Remarks by State Minister for Foreign Affairs H.E. Mr. WASHIO Eiichiro on the occasion of the 31st meeting of the Energy Carter Conference
14 December 2020 【Mission】Address by Prime Minister Suga at the “Climate Ambition Summit”
4 December 2020 【MOFA】Address by Prime Minister SUGA at the Special Session of the United Nations General Assembly in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic
25 November 2020 【Mission】Opening remarks by Ambassador Masaki at Internatinonal Urban Cooperation Japan exchange meeting
16 November 2020 【MOFA】Japan-EU Foreign Ministers' Telephone Talk
15 November 2020 【MOFA】The 4th Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Summit and RCEP Agreement Signing Ceremony
5 November 2020 【Mission】The 22nd EU – Japan Business Round Table (BRT) Annual Meeting
3 November 2020 【Mission】2020 Autumn Conferment of Decoration on Foreign Nationals
23 October 2020 【Mission】Video message from Ambassador Masaki delivered at the webinar “COVID-19 & Connectivity”
19 October 2020 【MOFA】Speech by Prime Minister Suga at the Vietnam-Japan University
16 October 2020 【Mission】Japan-European Union Joint Port Call and Joint Activities
13 October 2020 【Mission】Webinar: COVID-19 & Connectivity
9 October 2020【Mission】Message from the Ambassador of Japan to the European Union
9 October 2020 【Mission】H.E.Ambassador MASAKI Yasushi presented his Letters of Credence
7 October 2020 【Mission】Japan-EU Joint Naval Exercise
6 October 2020 【MOFA】Japan-EU Leaders Telephone Talk
26 September 2020 【MOFA】Address by Prime Minister Suga at the Seventy-Fifth Session of the United Nations General Assembly
22 September 2020【MOFA】Statement by Foreign Minister Motegi at the High-level Meeting to Commemorate the Seventy-fifth Anniversary of the United Nations
22 September 2020【MOFA】Japan-EU Leaders Telephone Talk
1 September 2020【MOFA】Dispatch of the third Japan Disaster Relief (JDR) Team in response to the oil spill off the coast of the Republic of Mauritius
17 August 2020【MOFA】Dispatch of the second Japan Disaster Relief (JDR) Team in response to the oil spill off the coast of the Republic of Mauritius
3 August 2020【Mission】A small haiku event/dinner with H.E. Mr. Van Rompuy, former President of the European Council (Haiku Ambassador for Japan-EU Friendship)
23 June 2020【Mission】Signing of the Japan-EU Bilateral Aviation Safety Agreement
15 June 2020【MOFA】Exchange of import statistics in 2019 based on Article 2.32 of the Japan-EU EPA
3 June 2020【Mission】Ambassador Kodama’s interview by Friends of Europe
26 May 2020【Mission】Signing of Letter of Intent on strengthening cooperation in science, technology and innovation
26 May 2020【MOFA】Japan-EU Leaders Video Teleconference Meeting (Results)
25 May 2020【MOFA】Japan-EU Leaders Video Teleconference Meeting
16 April 2020【MOFA】G7 Summit Video Teleconference Meeting
26 March 2020【MOFA】G20 Summit Video Teleconference Meeting
25 March 2020【MOFA】G7 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting
19 March 2020【MOFA】Telephone Talk between Foreign Minister Mr. MOTEGI Toshimitsu and European Union High Representative/ European Commission Vice-President Mr. Josep Borrell Fontelles
16 March 2020【MOFA】G7 Summit Video Teleconference Meeting
13 March 2020【Mission】Signing of a joint declaration on the Broader Approach activities in the field of fusion energy
11 March 2020【Mission】Ambassador Kodama's lecture at Luncheon hosted by the BJA
10 March 2020【MOFA】Exchange of trade statistics between Japan and the EU
9 March 2020【Mission】New measures to significantly strengthen border measures
24 February 2020【Mission】Government Initiatives Related to Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
20 February 2020【MOFA】Foreign Minister MOTEGI Attends the 56th Munich Security Conference
7 February 2020【Mission】Conferral Ceremony of Decoration on Mr. Pedro Silva Pereira, Vice-President of the European Parliament, followed by a reception
4 February 2020【MOFA】The Second Meeting of the Joint Committee of the Japan-EU Strategic Partnership Agreement (SPA)
4 February 2020【Mission】Reception to celebrate the New Year and the first anniversary of the entry into force of the Japan-EU Economic Partnership Agreement
3 February 2020【MOFA】Exchange of import statistics since the entry into force of the Japan-EU EPA

2019

19 December 2019【Mission】Ambassador Kodama gave a speech at "Democracy at the Crossroads: Populism and its Consequences on Political Trust"
15 December 2019【MOFA】Working Lunch between Foreign Minister Motegi and European Union High Representative/ European Commission Vice-President Borrell
5 December 2019【Mission】39th EU-Japan Inter-Parliamentary Meeting (in Strasbourg)
2 December 2019【MOFA】Japan-EU Summit Telephone Talk
1 December 2019【MOFA】Congratulatory Message from Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to H.E.Mr. Charles Michel and H.E.Dr. Ursula von der Leyen (Appointment of the new President of the European Council and the new President of the European Commission)
26 November 2019【Mission】Presentation by Ambassador Kodama at "Reinventing Europe's Industrial Leadership" Conference
25 November 2019【MOFA】G20 Aichi-Nagoya Foreign Ministers’ Meeting
18 November 2019【Mission】Joint Statement by the Health Ministers of Japan and the EU on AMR, Antimicrobial Resistance
3 November 2019【Mission】2019 Autumn Conferment of Decoration on Foreign Nationals
23 October 2019【Mission】Ambassador Kodama's Presentation at the first ordinary meeting of the EP delegation for relations with Japan (in Strasbourg)
22 October 2019【Mission】Ambassador Kodama gave a speech at "Open Science, Evolving Societies: New Horizons for EU-Japan Research"
21 October 2019【MOFA】Meeting between Foreign Minister Motegi and Spanish Foreign Minister Borrell (High Representative-designate of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Vice-President-designate of the European Commission) in Tokyo
11 October 2019【MOFA】Meeting between Foreign Minister Motegi and European Union High Representative, European Commission Vice-President Mogherini
11 October 2019【Mission】Mr. Masao Uchibori, Governor of Fukushima Prefecture, visits Brussels
27 September 2019【MOFA】Luncheon Meeting between Prime Minister Abe and President of the European Commission Juncker
27 September 2019【MOFA】Prime Minister Abe’s Attendance of the Europa Connectivity Forum
25 September 2019【MOFA】Dinner between Prime Minister Abe and President of the European Council Tusk
25 September 2019【MOFA】Meeting between Prime Minister Abe and President-elect of the European Council (Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Belgium) Michel
24 September 2019【MOFA】Address by Prime Minister Abe at the Seventy-Fourth Session of the United Nations General Assembly
18 September 2019【MOFA】Courtesy Call on Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and presentation of the Joint Recommendation by the Japan-EU Business Round Table (BRT) Co-Chairmen
16 September 2019【Mission】Ambassador Kodama briefed a delegation from the Fukuoka-EU Association on recent EU developments
28 August 2019【MOFA】TICAD7 Foreign Minister Kono’s article is published in Les Echos (France)
27 August 2019【Mission】Extension of H.E. Mr. Van Rompuy’s term as “Haiku Ambassador for Japan-EU Friendship”
24 August 2019【MOFA】G7 Summit 2019 in Biarritz
1 August 2019【MOFA】Japan-EU Foreign Ministers' Meeting (in Bangkok)
29 July 2019【Mission】Launch of the Japan-EU Joint Master Programmes (the selection results of Japan-Europe university consortia)
29 July 2019【MOFA】Agreement in principle on Japan-EU Bilateral Aviation Safety Agreement
29 June 2019G20 Osaka Summit successfully closed adopting Leaders' Declaration
27 June 2019Japan-EU Leaders Meeting (working lunch)(in Osaka)
21 June 2019The way to the G20 Osaka Summit
20 June 2019Hosting the Thé de l’Amitié Belgo-Japonaise
18 June 2019Presentation by Ambassador Kodama on the priorities of Japan's G20 Presidency in digital area at Digital Europe
13 June 2019Garden Party at the Ambassador’s Residence
6 June 2019Presentation by Ambassador Kodama on the Japan's priority in the G20 Osaka Summit at the AECA
4 June 2019Key note speech by Ambassador Kodama on the Japan-EU EPA and the WTO reform at CEPS10 May 2019Opening the Book of Celebration to mark the Accession of His Majesty the Emperor
3 May 2019Mr Takuya Hirai, Minister of State for Science and Technology, visits Brussels
29 April 2019Ambassador Kodama gave a presentation at "The EU-Japan Summit: Outcomes and Prospects
25 April 2019The 26th Japan-EU Summit(in Brussels)
5 April 2019Japan-EU Foreign Ministers’ Meeting(in Dinard)
25 March 2019The first Joint Committee of the Japan-EU Strategic Partnership Agreement (SPA)(in Tokyo)
25 March 2019TICAD 7 YOKOHAMA 2019
25 March 2019Announcement on rules of origin(Japan-EU EPA)
21 March 2019Ambassador Kodama gave a speech and participated in a panel discussion at the "Transatlantic Conference 2019"
19 March 2019Seminar on Transfers of Personal Data between Japan-EU, given by Personal Information Protection Commission (PPC) of Japan
11 March 2019Deputy Head of Mission, Ambassador Kono gave a speech at "EU-Japan Forum: EU and Japan in a Fluid Global Liberal Order"
28 February 2019Ambassador Kodama gave a speech about the Japan-EU EPA at a seminar co-chaired by the Federation of Enterprises in Belgium (FEB) and the Belgium-Japan Association Chamber of Commerce (BJA)
19 February 2019Event to promote the Success of the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan
1 February 2019Entry into Force of the Agreement between the European Union and Japan for an Economic Partnership 
23 January 2019The framework for mutual and smooth transfer of personal data between Japan and the European Union 1
6 January 2019New Year reception to strengthen the relationship between Japan and the EU
 

2018


21 December 2018 Exchange of Diplomatic Notes concerning Entry into Force of the Agreement between the European Union and Japan for an Economic Partnership
21 December 2018 The notification of ratification by Japan and application pending entry into force of the Japan-EU Strategic Partnership Agreement (SPA)
5 December 2018 Ambassador Kodama’s Presentation at a Seminar organized by EU Asia Centre and European Policy Centre (EPC)
29 November 2018 Opening of the RIKEN Europe Office in Brussels
26 November 2018 The UK and the EU’s announcement on the agreement of Withdrawal Agreement and Future Framework(Statement by Foreign Minister Kono)
12 November 2018 Ambassador Kodama briefed Kankeiren delegation on the latest EU situation
24 October 2018 Ambassador Kodama's speech at the "Smart Cities, Secure Societies: Breakthroughs in EU and Japan Research Cooperation" symposium
22 October 2018 The Japan-EU High Level Industrial, Trade and Economic Dialogue
17 October 2018 Former Ambassador Otabe gives a keynote address at the Asia-Europe Economic Forum
11 October 2018 Ambassador Kodama attends the 3rd meeting of Japan- EU Inter Urban Cooperation Programme
10 October 2018 AmCham Seminar on the Future of Work
8 October 2018 Ambassador Kodama gave a speech at "EU-Japan Conference on Smart Society and beyond for the Super-aging Era"
8 October 2018 Event Information (ASEM Cultural Festival: Asia Meets Europe, Europe Meets Asia)
7 October 2018 Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) and European Research Council (ERC) signed a new implementing arrangement on research exchange
3 October 2018 Ambassador Kodama gave a speech about the Japan-EU EPA at a co-chaired seminar held by the Walloon, Brussels, and Flemish State Export and Foreign Investment Agencies
3 October 2018 Conference co-hosted by Bruegel and Kobe University on the Japan-EU EPA
26 September 2018 UN General Assembly High-Level Side Event: “Promoting Quality Infrastructure”(Co-hosted by Japan, the European Commission and the United Nations, in NY)
19 September 2018 Ambassador Kodama gave a speech about Brexit at an Informal Brussels Network on Brexit event
12 September 2018 Ambassador Kodama attends Meeting of the Delegation for relations with Japan, European Parliament (Strasbourg)
12 September 2018 ASEM Seminar on Sustainable Connectivity and Quality Infrastructure (Co-hosted by Japan and the EU, in Tokyo)
6 September 2018 Event Information (Kobe University symposium)
5 September 2018 Ambassador Kodama gives a speech on the Japan-EU EPA at a German workshop
17 July 2018 Joint Statement by Haruhi Kumazawa, Commissioner of the Personal Information Protection Commission of Japan and Věra Jourová, Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality of the European
13 July 2018 Ambassador Kodama attends the seminar entitled "The Japan-EU EPA: Partners Working Towards a Rules-based, Free Trading World that Creates Economic Opportunities for Businesses"
6 July 2018 The 1st Japan-EU Policy Dialogue on Education, Culture and Sport
4 July 2018 Japan-EU Symposium on labour-related fields
3 July 2018 The 6th High-Level Japan-EU Development Policy Dialogue
19th June 2018Garden Party at the Ambassador’s Residence
5th June 2018Hosting the Thé de l’Amitié Belgo-Japonaise
31st May 2018Commissioner Jourová visits Japan
31st May 2018Joint Statement on Trilateral Meeting of the Trade Ministers and Japan-EU Joint Statement
24th May 2018Ambassador Kodama attends the EU-JAPAN Roundtable
23rd May 2018 Summer in Japan is hot and humid!
18th May 2018Lecture by Ambassador Kodama at "EUIA18"
6th May 2018Information for researchers (Japan-Europe joint call)
6th May 2018Information for researchers (Japan-EU joint call)
25th April 2018Foreign Minister Kono's Visit to Brussels
5th March 2018The 3rd Japan-EU Cyber Dialogue
22nd February 2018Lecture by Ambassador Kodama at "CEPS Ideas Lab 2018"
16th February 2018Japan-EU Foreign Ministers' Telephone Talk
6th February 2018Ambassador Kodama's lecture at Luncheon hosted by the BJA
31st January 2018Visit to Brussels by Mr. Manabu HORII, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs
22nd January 2018MEIJI 150th: The Origin of Fundamental Values of Japan
18th January 2018New Year reception to strengthen the relationship between Japan and the EU
9th January 2018Visit to Brussels by Mr. Yoshimasa Hayashi, Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology

 

 

2017


14th December 2017Commissioner Jourová visits Japan
12nd December 2017Japan, US and EU trade ministers meeting took place at WTO MC11
8th December 2017Japan-EU Summit Telephone Talk
7th December 2017Meeting on Japan's food additives
4th December 2017Open lecture by Ambassador Kodama at the Riga Graduate School of Law
28th November 2017The 28th Energy Charter Conference and the Energy Charter Award
22nd November 2017Business seminar on Brexit and the Japan-EU Economic Partnership Agreement
21st November 2017Reception honouring conferment of "The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star" on Dr. Paşcu
16th November 2017 Ambassador Kodama attends Meeting of the Delegation for relations with Japan, European Parliament (Strasbourg)
15th November 2017Telephone Talk between Foreign Minister Taro Kono and Dr. Cecilia Malmström, European Commissioner for Trade
9th November 2017Meeting of the Japan-EU International Urban Cooperation Programme
3rd November 2017 2017 Autumn Conferment of Decoration on Foreign Nationals
19th September 2017 Japan-EU Foreign Minister’s meeting
19th September 2017 The UN General Assembly High-Level Side Event: “Promoting Quality Infrastructure Investments” co-hosted by Japan, the European Union and the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)
13rd July 2017 International Symposium: Energy Security and Investment in Asia
11th July 2017 Japan-EU collaboration to establish energy security: Memorandum of Cooperation on Promoting and Establishing a Liquid, Flexible and Transparent Global Liquefied Natural Gas Market
6th July 2017 The 24th Japan-EU Summit
6th July 2017 Foreign Minister Kishida Visits Belgium
6th July 2017 The 37th Japan EU Interparliamentary Meeting
3rd July 2017 The cooperative dialogue on personal data transfer between Japan and EU
15th June 2017 Garden Party at the Ambassador’s Residence
9th June 2017 Extension of H.E. Mr Van Rompuy’s term as “Haiku Ambassador for Japan-EU Friendship”
2nd June 2017 Hosting Thé de l’Amitié Belgo-Japonaise
30th May 2017 Conference organized by the STS forum and the European Parliament
29th May 2017 Scientific cooperation between Japan and EU: RFA between AIST and JRC
27th May 2017 Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Attends G7 Summit 2017 in Taormina and Visits Malta
6th May 2017 Japan-EU Leaders Meeting
24th May 2017 Telephone Talk between Foreign Minister Kishida and Dr. Cecilia Malmström, European Commissioner for Trade
18th May 2017 Ambassador Kodama's participation in a Brexit-related seminar hosted by FIDAL
8th May 2017 Japan- EU high-level policy dialogue on development cooperation
4th May 2017 Minister Kato's (Minister in charge of Abduction issues) visit to Brussels
10th April 2017 Japan-EU Foreign Ministers' Meeting
7th April 2017 Eighteenth Round of Negotiation on the Japan EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA)
5th April 2017State Minister for Foreign Affairs Kentaro Sonoura attends the ministerial conference on Supporting the future of Syria and the regio
22nd March 2017 Presntation at the Security and Defence Sucommittee, European Parliament
21st March 2017 Japan-EU Leaders Meeting
20th March 2017Japan-EU coopeartion on data econom 2nd March 2017Ambassador's Lecture at KU Leuve
28th February 2017 Jiji Top Seminar “Perspectives on Brexit from the EU and the future of Japan-EU EPA”
17th February 2017 Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida held working lunch with Dr. Cecilia Malmström, European Commissioner for Trade
10th February 2017 Japan-U.S. Summit Meeting (Feb.10, 2017) Joint Statement
20th January 2017Policy Speech by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to the 193rd Session of the Diet
20th January 2017 Foreign Policy Speech by Foreign Minister Kishida to the 193rd Session of the Diet
17th January 2017 Reception for the arival of Ambassador Kodama and the celebration of the New Year

 

 

2016


15th December 2016 Seminar: Towards a Low Carbon Future in ASEAN: EU-Japan Cooperation
25th November 2016 The 27th Energy Charter Conference in Tokyo
8th November 2016 The 7th Kobe University Brussels European Centre Symposium
26th October 2016 Ambassador Kodama's visit to the European Parliament in Strasbourg
26th October 2016 Seminar:Brexit and the Future of EU-Japan Relations
24th October 2016 2016 EU Japan Forum
3rd October 2016 The 11th European Nuclear Energy Forum
27th September 2016 H.E.Ambassador Kazuo KODAMA presents his Letters of Credence