Press Conference by Foreign Minister Archives
April 2011

Press Conference by Foreign Minister Takeaki Matsumoto

26 April

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Follow-up Meeting on Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)
    • (2) Visit to Japan by H.E. Mr. Antonio Milososki, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
  2. Realignment of US Forces in Japan
  3. Domestic Political Situation (Omitted)
  4. Policies on Nuclear Power Plants
  5. Public Disclosure and Announcement of Information on Nuclear Power Plants
  6. Diplomatic Activities during Golden Week Holidays
  7. Visit to Japan by the Hon Julia Gillard MP, Prime Minister of Australia

22 April

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Cabinet Decision on First Supplementary Budget
    • (2) Economic Diplomacy with Emphasis Attached to Post-quake Reconstruction
    • (3) New MOFA Staff Members' Support to Disaster-stricken Areas
    • (4) Reception of Medical Assistance Teams from Jordan and Thailand
    • (5) Visit to Japan of Hon. Don Pomb Polye, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Trade and Immigration of the Independent State of Papua New Guinea
  2. International Infrastructure Export
  3. Reconstruction Diplomacy
  4. Japan-US Relations
  5. Takeshima Issue
  6. Domestic Political Situation (Omitted) and Overseas Travel Schedules
  7. ODA Budget Reduction
  8. Visit to Japan by the Hon Julia Gillard MP, Prime Minister of Australia

19 April

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Great East Japan Earthquake
  2. Collision Incident between Japan Coast Guard Patrol Vessels and a Chinese Fishing Trawler in Japanese Territorial Waters off the Senkaku Islands
  3. Diplomacy with Importance Attached to Post-quake Reconstruction
  4. Diplomatic Activities during the Golden Week Holidays
  5. Response to Post-quake Export and Import-related Measures of Each Country and Region
  6. Great East Japan Earthquake (Private-sector-based Support)
  7. Japan-US Relations
  8. Great East Japan Earthquake (Revenue Sources for Post-quake Reconstruction)

15 April

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Decision on the Schedule of the Fourth Japan-China-ROK Trilateral Summit Meeting
  2. Fourth Japan-China-ROK Trilateral Summit Meeting
  3. Japan-US Relations
  4. Takeshima Issue
  5. Domestic Political Situation (Omitted)
  6. Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and Tourism
  7. Foreign Media Reports Related to Great East Japan Earthquake

12 April

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Visit to Japan of H.E. Amb. Antônio de Aguiar Patriota, Minister of External Relations of the Federative Republic of Brazil
    • (2) Visit to Japan of the Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State of the United States
  2. Japan-China Relations
  3. Japan-US Relations
  4. Great East Japan Earthquake
  5. Domestic Political Situation (Omitted)
  6. Realignment of the U.S. Forces in Japan

8 April

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Minister Matsumoto's attendance at Special ASEAN-Japan Foreign Ministers’ Meeting
    • (2) Visit to Japan by the Hon Julia Gillard MP, Prime Minister of Australia and Mr. Tim Mathieson
  2. Japan-US Relations
  3. Japan-India Nuclear Agreement
  4. Great East Japan Earthquake
  5. ODA Budget Cut
  6. South Korean Senior Official's Remarks on Japan's Arrangements for Nuclear Power Plant Accident
  7. Visit to Japan by the Hon. Julia Gillard MP, Prime Minister of Australia

5 April

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Great East Japan Earthquake
  2. Responses to Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant
  3. Relief Suppliers from Foreign Countries
  4. U.S. Military Realignment Issue
  5. Domestic Political Situation (Omitted)

1 April

  1. Opening Remarks
    • (1) Tohoku-Pacific Ocean Earthquake
    • (2) Visit to Japan by Federal Foreign Minister and Vice Chancellor Guido Westerwelle of the Federal Republic of Germany
    • (3) Diplomatic Bluebook
  2. Japan's Response to the Import-related Measures of Foreign Countries and Regions after the Nuclear Power Plant Accident
  3. Takeshima Issue (School Textbook Screening)
  4. Domestic Affairs
  5. Disclosure and Announcement of Information Related to the Nuclear Power Plant

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