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  Comparison of the air dose rate data between cities in Japan and the world's major cities(NEW)
  Report on the IAEA Review Mission on Decommissioning(NEW)
  Remarks by Prime Minister Abe during the Upper House Budget Session(March 14, 2014)
  Video: China’s Maritime Activities in Asia-Pacific Region and Japan’s Reaction
  Video: Japan-China Relations – Towards a Mutually Beneficial Relationship based on Common Strategic Interests
  Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida’s Interview with South China Morning Post
  Applications for Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho: MEXT) Scholarship for 2014 (Japanese Studies Students)
  This is "Washoku," traditional dietary cultures of the Japanese!
  Statement by the Minister for Foreign-Affairs on the announcement on the “East China Sea Air Defense Identification Zone” by the Ministry of National Defense of the People’s Republic of China
  Announcement of the Working Holiday Scheme between Japan and Hong Kong for 2014 (Visa application procedure for Japan)
  Announcement of results (successful applicants) of Working holiday visa for Japan -Second visa application period for 2013 –
  (Press Release)Working Holiday Scheme between Japan and Hong Kong Announcement of results for the second 2013 application period
  Applications for Japan Foundation Grants for the Fiscal Year 2014-2015
  Address by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, at The Sixty-Eighth Session of The General Assembly of The United Nations Thursday, September 26, 2013
  Exploration into Japanese Culture: Manners of Kimono & Yukata Fashion Show (Pictures of this activities, click here)
  Cultural Talk of Saga Prefecture on Sep 16 (Pictures of this activities, click here)
  (Your attention please) False news on visa waiver for Philippine, Vietnam and Indonesian nationals
  Visa waiver for Thai citizens
  Visa waiver for Malaysian citizens
  Japan is Committed to Africa' s Development (This article was written from Mr. Shinzo Abe, the Prime Minister of Japan for The Wall Street Journal on 31 May 2013)
  Opening of the Website on “Japanese foods” by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
  「In relation to Working Holiday Visa applications」
  Hong Kong Government adjusts Outbound Travel Alert for Fukushima Prefecture
  Changes to the Basic Resident Registration Law


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2014 Holiday schedule of the Consulate(NEW)

Visiting Japan

「In relation to Working Holiday Visa applications」 (NEW)

Announcement of the Working Holiday Scheme between Japan and Hong Kong for 2013 (Visa application procedure for Japan)
Changes to the Basic Resident Registration Law

About the temporary visitor visa application procedure for PRC passport holders – in principle, guarantors are no longer required

Visa fees will be waived for foreign nationals visiting Miyagi, Fukushima, or Iwate prefectures

Application procedure for the "Visa for Medical Stay"
Practical Travel Guides
Outline of New Immigration Procedures: Requirements for the Provision of Personal Information
Criteria of Visa Issuance

Other Issues

To Overseas Atomic Bomb Survivors (The revision of the Law Concerning Relief to Atomic Bomb Survivors)

Operation of the Automated Gate for the Re-entry Permit Holders at Narita Airport
- General Information
- Guideline
- Application Format

Culture & Education
"Japanese in Anime & Manga" website
Guide to the Japanese Language Proficiency Test

Guide to the BJT Business Japanese Proficiency Test

Guide to the Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU)
The International MANGA Award

News from the Consulate
  Cultural Events 2014(NEW)

Press Release
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Announcement
Press Conference by the Press Secretary


Bilateral Relations
Japan-China Relations
  Japan's Position on the Senkaku Islands

The Senkaku Islands - Seeking Maritime Peace based on the Rule of Law, not force and coercion
Japan-Hongkong Relations