Press Conference by Press Secretary Archive
July 2005

22 July

  1. Decision of the People's Republic of China on yuan's exchange rate
  2. Japan-Ukraine relations
  3. Japan-Cambodia negotiations on Japan-ASEAN comprehensive economic partnership agreement
  4. Japan's grant assistance
  5. Guests and national/special days of the 2005 World Exposition, Aichi, Japan (23 - 29 July)
  6. Questions concerning Six-Party Talks
  7. Questions concerning abduction issue

19 July

  1. Statement by the Press Secretary/Director-General for Press and Public Relations on the interim peace agreement between Indonesia and Aceh
  2. World Civilization Forum 2005
  3. Fourth Security-related Officials Meeting between Japan and the People's Republic of China
  4. Emergency aid for hurricane disaster in the Republic of Haiti
  5. Grant assistance to Samoa
  6. Question concerning Group of Four (G4) plus African Union (AU) Foreign Ministers' Meeting
  7. Questions concerning G4 draft resolution

15 July

  1. Visit by Minister for Foreign Affairs Nobutaka Machimura to the United States of America (New York) and Singapore
  2. Statement by the Press Secretary/Director-General for Press and Public Relations on the decision to list "Shiretoko" in the World Heritage List
  3. Recommendation of a candidate for the next Secretary-General of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
  4. Japan's grant assistance
  5. Third meeting of the joint study group on Japan-Republic of Chile EPA/FTA
  6. Guests and national/special days of the 2005 World Exposition, Aichi, Japan (16 - 22 July)

14 July (Internet Press Chat Conference)

  1. The Fifth Meeting of the Headquarters for Strengthening the United Nations at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA)
  2. Visit to Japan by President Viktor Yushchenko of Ukraine
  3. Visit by former Prime Minister Ryutaro Hashimoto to the Arab Republic of Egypt and the United Arab Emirates (UAE)
  4. Visit by Parliamentary Secretary for Foreign Affairs Katsuyuki Kawai to the Republic of Djibouti and the United Republic of Tanzania
  5. The Sixth Japan-Mongolia Ministry of Foreign Affairs' Policy Dialogue
  6. First Japan-India Joint Study Group Meeting
  7. Training Course on Prevention and Crisis Management of Biological Terrorism
  8. Question concerning resolution of the African Union
  9. Question concerning former Prime Minister Hashimoto's visit to the UAE
  10. Question concerning comments of Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Nariaki Nakayama

12 July

  1. Relations with the new Government of the Central African Republic
  2. Japan-ROK-US trilateral meeting on issues of North Korea
  3. Statement by the Press Secretary/Director-General for Press and Public Relations on the holding of the fourth round of the Six-Party Talks
  4. Statement by the Press Secretary on the adoption of amendments to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material (CPPNM)
  5. Statement by the Press Secretary on the House of Representatives election in Burundi
  6. Economic partnership agreement (EPA) negotiations with the Lao People's Democratic Republic, the State of Brunei Darussalam, and the Republic of Indonesia
  7. Visit by Senior Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs Ichiro Aisawa to the People's Republic of China and the US
  8. Japan's grant assistance
  9. Questions concerning Six-Party Talks
  10. Question concerning upcoming visit to Japan by President Viktor Yushchenko of Ukraine
  11. Question concerning talks between Minister for Foreign Affairs Nobutaka Machimura and Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice of the US
  12. Question concerning visit to Japan by US Secretary of State Rice

8 July

  1. Statement by Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi on the bombing attacks in London
  2. Statement by Minister for Foreign Affairs Nobutaka Machimura on the killing of Mr. Ihab El-Sherif, Egyptian Ambassador to Republic of Iraq
  3. Statement by Minister for Foreign Affairs Nobutaka Machimura on the completion of Disarmament, Demobilization, and Reintegration in the Islamic State of Afghanistan, and Japanese grant assistance to Afghanistan
  4. Visit by Minister for Foreign Affairs Nobutaka Machimura to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  5. Visit by Parliamentary Secretary Katsuyuki Kawai to the Russian Federation
  6. Guests of the 2005 World Exposition, Aichi, Japan
  7. Visit to Japan by Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Cooperation Charles Murigande of the Republic of Rwanda
  8. Questions concerning the relationship between the People's Republic of Bangladesh and Japan
  9. Questions concerning visit to Japan by US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice
  10. Questions concerning terrorist attacks in London
  11. Questions concerning UN reform
  12. Questions concerning Japan-Russia relations
  13. Questions concerning Foreign Ministers' Meeting of the Group of 4 (G4)
  14. Follow-up questions concerning terrorist attacks in London

5 July

  1. Visit to Japan by Mr. Norman Jose Caldera Cardenal, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Nicaragua
  2. Expansion of the issuance of entry visas to Japan for group tourists from China
  3. Dispatch of observers by Japan to the summit meeting of the African Union in the Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
  4. Japanese grant assistance to Saint Christopher and Nevis
  5. Questions concerning the African Union Foreign Ministers' meeting joint proposal for UN Security Council reform

1 July

  1. Statement by the Chief Cabinet Secretary on Their Majesties' Visit to Saipan
  2. Japanese contribution to the Global Fund to Fight HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (GFATM)
  3. Statement by the Press Secretary/Director-General for Press and Public Relations on the decision on the construction site of the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER)
  4. Japan-Republic of India Joint Working Group on Counterterrorism
  5. Grant assistance to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
  6. Guests and national/special days of the 2005 World Exposition, Aichi, Japan (2 - 8 July)
  7. Questions concerning translation of Japanese history textbooks

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