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May 2018

Photograph of the Prime Minister attending a commemorative photograph session
[May 19, 2018]

Pacific Islands Leaders Meeting: Second Day

On May 19, 2018, following on from the previous day, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the 8th Pacific Islands Leaders Meeting (PALM8), which was held in Iwaki City, Fukushima Prefecture.

Photograph of the Prime Minister delivering an address at the banquet
[May 18, 2018]

Pacific Islands Leaders Meeting: First Day

On May 18, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the Eighth Pacific Islands Leaders Meeting (PALM8), which was held in Iwaki City, Fukushima Prefecture.

Photograph of the Prime Minister receiving the courtesy call
[May 17, 2018]

Courtesy Call from Fukushima Prefecture’s Inawashiro Society of Commerce and Industry, Inawashiro Tourist Association, and Others

On May 17, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe received a courtesy call at the Prime Minister’s Office from Fukushima Prefecture’s Inawashiro Society of Commerce and Industry, Inawashiro Tourist Association, and others.

Photograph of the Prime Minister making a statement
[May 17, 2018]

Council on Investments for the Future

On May 17, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held the 16th meeting of the Council on Investments for the Future at the Prime Minister’s Office.

[May 17, 2018]

Meeting of the Committee on Cabinet of the House of Representatives

On May 17, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended a meeting of the Committee on Cabinet of the House of Representatives.

Photograph of the Prime Minister receiving the proposal
[May 17, 2018]

Proposal from the LDP Research Commission on Intellectual Property Strategy

On May 17, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe received a proposal from the Research Commission on Intellectual Property Strategy of the Liberal Democratic Party of Japan (LDP) at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the leaders shaking hands
[May 16, 2018]

Japan-Fiji Summit Meeting and Other Events

On May 16, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe hosted a summit meeting and other events with the Hon . Rear Admiral (Retired) Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama, Prime Minister of the Republic of Fiji, at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister making a statement
[May 16, 2018]

Council for Designing 100-Year Life Society

On May 16, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held the 7th meeting of the Council for Designing 100-Year Life Society at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister attending a commemorative photograph session
[May 16, 2018]

Courtesy Call from the Speaker of the Hawaii House of Representatives and His Delegation

On May 16, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe received a courtesy call at the Prime Minister’s Office from Mr. Scott Saiki, Speaker of the House of Representatives of the State of Hawaii, United States of America, and his delegation.

Photograph of the Prime Minister receiving the courtesy call
[May 16, 2018]

Courtesy Call from Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies, Parliament of the Czech Republic, and Others

On May 16, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe received a courtesy call at the Prime Minister’s Office from Mr. Radek Vondráček, Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies, Parliament of the Czech Republic , and others.

Photograph of the Prime Minister receiving the courtesy call
[May 16, 2018]

Courtesy Call from the EU-Japan Business Round Table

On March 16, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe received a courtesy call at the Prime Minister’s Office from Mr. Kazuo Tsukuda, Japanese Co-Chairman; Mr. Danny Risberg, acting EU Co-Chairman; and other members of the EU-Japan Business Round Table.

Photograph of the Prime Minister receiving the courtesy call
[May 16, 2018]

Courtesy Call from the Governor of Hokkaido and Others

On May 16, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe received a courtesy call at the Prime Minister’s Office from Ms. Harumi Takahashi, Governor of Hokkaido, and others, and received a request concerning the Northern Territories issue.

Photograph of the Prime Minister presenting a certificate of appreciation
[May 16, 2018]

Award Ceremony of the Prime Minister’s Certificate of Appreciation for Life-Saving Activities

On May 16, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held the award ceremony of the Prime Minister's certificate of appreciation at the Prime Minister's Office to commend those who placed themselves in danger to save another person's life.

Photograph of the Prime Minister welcoming the Prime Minister of Samoa
[May 15, 2018]

Japan-Samoa Summit Meeting and Other Events

On May 15, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe hosted a summit meeting and other events with the Hon. Tuilaepa Fatialofa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi, Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of the Independent State of Samoa, at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister delivering an address
[May 15, 2018]

Japan-Korea Business Conference

On May 15, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the 50th meeting of the Japan-Korea Business Conference held in Tokyo.

Photograph of the Prime Minister making a statement
[May 15, 2018]

Headquarters for Ocean Policy

On May 15, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held the 17th meeting of the Headquarters for Ocean Policy at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister delivering an address
[May 14, 2018]

Courtesy Call from a Delegation from the Japan-Korea Economic Association

On May 14, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe received a courtesy call from a delegation from the Japan-Korea Economic Association at the Prime Minister's Office.

[May 14, 2018]

Meeting of the Budget Committee of the House of Councillors

On May 14, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended a meeting of the Budget Committee of the House of Councillors.

[May 14, 2018]

Meeting of the Budget Committee of the House of Representatives

On May 14, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended a meeting of the Budget Committee of the House of Representatives.

Photograph of the leaders visiting a plant of an automobile manufacturing company
[May 11, 2018]

Visit to Hokkaido by the Leaders of Japan and China

On May 10, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited Hokkaido together with H.E. Mr. Li Keqiang, Premier of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China.

Photograph of the Prime Minister viewing the Chinese Culture Exhibition
[May 10, 2018]

Chinese Culture Exhibition and Welcome Reception for the Premier of the State Council of China in Commemoration of the 40th Anniversary of the Treaty of Peace and Friendship between Japan and the People's Republic of China

On May 10, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, together with H.E. Mr. Li Keqiang, Premier of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China, attended the Chinese Culture Exhibition and the Welcome Reception for the Premier of the State Council of China in Commemoration of the 40th Anniversary of the Treaty of Peace and Friendship between Japan and the People's Republic of China held in Tokyo.

Photograph of the Prime Minister holding the press conference
[May 10, 2018]

Press Conference on the Summit Telephone Talk with President Trump of the United States and Other Matters

On May 10, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held a press conference at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the commemorative photograph session at the Japan-China-ROK Trilateral Summit Meeting
[May 9, 2018]

Japan-China-ROK Trilateral Summit Meeting, Japan-ROK Summit Meeting, Japan-China Summit Meeting, and Other Events

On May 9, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the Seventh Japan-China-ROK Trilateral Summit Meeting, the Japan-ROK Summit Meeting, the Japan-China Summit Meeting, and other events.

Photograph of the Prime Minister answering questions
[May 8, 2018]

Plenary Session of the House of Representatives

On May 8, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the plenary session of the House of Representatives.

Photograph of the Prime Minister holding the press occasion
[May 4, 2018]

Press Conference on the Summit Telephone Talk with the President of China

On May 4, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held a press occasion at the Prime Minister’s Official Residence.

Photograph of the Japan-Israel Summit Meeting
[May 2, 2018]

Visit to the Middle East: Fourth Day

On May 2, 2018 (local time), Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited the Jericho Agro-Industrial Park (JAIP) in Palestine (Jericho).

Photograph of the press conference
[May 1, 2018]

Visit to the Middle East: Third Day

On May 1, 2018 (local time), Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who is visiting the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, attended a welcome ceremony, followed by a meeting with H.E. Dr. Hani Al-Mulki , Prime Minister of Jordan. Prime Minister Abe then attended a signing ceremony.

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