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November 2018

Photograph of the leaders’ commemorative group photo session (1)
[November 30, 2018]

G20 Buenos Aires Summit: First and Second Days

On November 29 (local time), Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited Buenos Aires in the Argentine Republic to attend the G20 Summit on Financial Markets and the World Economy and other events. On the following day, November 30 (local time), the Prime Minister attended a retreat session. Following that, he was then welcomed by H.E. Mr. Mauricio Macri, President of the Argentine Republic, and attended to a commemorative photograph session. After wards, he attended the opening session where President Macri of Argentina delivered his opening remarks.

Photograph of the Prime Minister holding the press conference
[November 29, 2018]

Press Conference on Attending the G20 Buenos Aires Summit and Other Matters

On November 29, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held a press conference at Tokyo International Airport (Haneda Airport).

[November 28, 2018]

Plenary Session of the House of Councillors

On November 28, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the plenary session of the House of Councillors.

Photograph of the Prime Minister holding the meeting
[November 28, 2018]

Meeting with the Governor of Okinawa Prefecture

On November 28, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held a meeting with Mr. Denny Tamaki, Governor of Okinawa Prefecture, at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister delivering an address
[November 28, 2018]

National Congress of Town and Village Mayors

On November 28, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the National Congress of Town and Village Mayors held in Tokyo.

Photograph of the leaders shaking hands
[November 27, 2018]

Japan-Jordan Summit Meeting and Other Events

On November 27, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held a summit meeting and other events with His Majesty King Abdullah II ibn Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister delivering an address
[November 27, 2018]

Headquarters on Creating Dynamism in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery Industries and Local Communities

On November 27, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held the 24th meeting of the Headquarters on Creating Dynamism in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery Industries and Local Communities at the Prime Minister's Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister delivering an address
[November 27, 2018]

Ministerial Meeting on Emergency Inspection of Critical Infrastructure

On November 27, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held the second Ministerial Meeting on Emergency Inspection of Critical Infrastructure, at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister making a statement
[November 26, 2018]

Joint Meeting of the Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy, Council on Investments for the Future, et al.

On November 26, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held a joint meeting of the 15th meeting of the Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy in 2018, the 22nd meeting of the Council on Investments for the Future, the Council on Overcoming Population Decline and Vitalizing Local Economy, and the Council for Promotion of Regulatory Reform, at the Prime Minister’s Office.

[November 26, 2018]

Meeting of the Budget Committee of the House of Councillors

On November 26, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended a meeting of the Budget Committee of the House of Councillors.

Photograph of the Prime Minister receiving the courtesy call
[November 26, 2018]

Courtesy Call from the 2025 Japan World Exposition Committee

On November 26, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe received a courtesy call from the 2025 Japan World Exposition Committee at the Prime Minister’s Office.

[November 26, 2018]

Meeting of the Budget Committee of the House of Representatives

On November 26, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended a meeting of the Budget Committee of the House of Representatives.

Photograph of the Prime Minister visiting the area around Futaba Station
[November 24, 2018]

Visit to Fukushima Prefecture

On November 24, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited Fukushima Prefecture.

Photograph of the Prime Minister delivering an address
[November 22, 2018]

Gathering of “Discover the Treasures of Farming, Mountain and Fishing Villages”

On November 22, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the Gathering of “Discover the Treasures of Farming, Mountain and Fishing Villages” at the Prime Minister's Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister attending the meeting
[November 22, 2018]

Ministerial Council on the Monthly Economic Report and Other Relative Issues

On November 22, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended a meeting of the Ministerial Council on the Monthly Economic Report and Other Relative Issues at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister making a statement
[November 22, 2018]

Council for Science, Technology and Innovation

On November 22, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held the 40th meeting of the Council for Science, Technology and Innovation at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister making a statement
[November 21, 2018]

Council on Overcoming Population Decline and Vitalizing Local Economy

On November 21, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held the 16th meeting of the Council on Overcoming Population Decline and Vitalizing Local Economy in Japan at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister delivering a congratulatory address
[November 21, 2018]

National Convention of the Chairpersons of Town and Village Assemblies

On November 21, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the 62nd National Convention of the Chairpersons of Town and Village Assemblies held in Tokyo.

Photograph of the Prime Minister receiving the courtesy call
[November 21, 2018]

Courtesy Call from the National Council for Youth Mayors

On November 21, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe received a courtesy call from the National Council for Youth Mayors at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister making a statement
[November 20, 2018]

Meeting of the Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy

On November 20, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held the 14th meeting of the Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy in 2018 at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister receiving the courtesy call
[November 20, 2018]

Courtesy Call from the President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Bulgaria

On November 20, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe received a courtesy call from Ms. Tsveta Karayancheva, President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Bulgaria, at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the leaders shaking hands
[November 19, 2018]

Japan-Burkina Faso Summit Meeting and Other Events

On November 19, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held a summit meeting and other events with H.E. Mr. Roch Marc Christian Kabore, President of Burkina Faso, at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister receiving the report
[November 19, 2018]

Council for Promotion of Regulatory Reform

On November 19, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the 40th meeting of the Council for Promotion of Regulatory Reform at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the leaders’ commemorative photograph session
[November 18, 2018]

APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting and Other Events: Second Day

On November 18, 2018 (local time), Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who is visiting the Independent State of Papua New Guinea to attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders’ Meeting, was welcomed by the Hon. Peter O'Neill, Prime Minister of the Independent State of Papua New Guinea.

Photograph of the Japan-Papua New Guinea Summit Meeting
[November 17, 2018]

APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting and Other Events: First Day

On November 17, 2018 (local time), Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited the Independent State of Papua New Guinea to attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders’ Meeting.

Photograph of the Prime Minister inspecting the patrol vessel Echigo
[November 17, 2018]

Visit to Australia: Second Day

On November 17, 2018 (local time), Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who is visiting the Commonwealth of Australia, inspected the patrol vessel Echigo, and delivered an address to its crew. Following that, the Prime Minister visited the memorial dedicated to Submarine I-124, where he offered a wreath and observed a moment of silence.

Photograph of the Japan-Australia Summit Meeting
[November 16, 2018]

Visit to Australia: First Day

On November 16, 2018 (local time), Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited the Commonwealth of Australia.

Photograph of the Prime Minister attending a photograph session at the ASEAN Plus Three Summit Meeting
[November 15, 2018]

ASEAN-related Summit Meetings and Other Events: Second Day

On November 15, 2018 (local time), Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who is visiting the Republic of Singapore for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-related Summit Meetings and other events, held a meeting with H.E. Mr. Lee Hsien Loong, Prime Minister of the Republic of Singapore .

Photograph of the Prime Minister attending a photograph session at the Japan-ASEAN Summit Meeting
[November 14, 2018]

ASEAN-related Summit Meetings and Other Events: First Day

On November 14, 2018 (local time), Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited the Republic of Singapore to attend the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-related Summit Meetings and other events.

[November 13, 2018]

Plenary Session of the House of Representatives

On November 13, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the plenary session of the House of Representatives.

Photograph of the Prime Minister receiving the courtesy call
[November 13, 2018]

Courtesy Call from the Vice President of the United States and Other Events

On November 13, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe received a courtesy call from the Honorable. Mike Pence, Vice President of the United States of America, at the Prime Minister’s Office. Afterwards, the Prime Minister held a joint press announcement with Vice President Pence.

Photograph of the Prime Minister delivering an address
[November 12, 2018]

Liaison Meeting of the Government and Ruling Parties

On November 12, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the Liaison Meeting of the Government and Ruling Parties at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister making a statement
[November 12, 2018]

Meeting of the Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy

On November 12, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held the 13th meeting of the Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy in 2018 at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister delivering an address
[November 9, 2018]

The National Governors’ Conference

On November 9, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the National Governors’ Conference held at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister receiving the FY2017 Audit Report
[November 9, 2018]

The Prime Minister Receives the FY2017 Audit Report

On November 9, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe received the FY2017 Audit Report from Ms. Mari Yanagi, Acting President of the Board of Audit, at the Prime Minister's Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister making a statement (drill for countermeasures against novel influenza and other diseases)
[November 9, 2018]

Drill for Countermeasures against Novel Influenza and Other Diseases

On November 9, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe conducted a drill for countermeasures against novel influenza and other diseases at the Prime Minister's Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister receiving the courtesy call
[November 8, 2018]

Courtesy Call from the Director-General of the WTO

On November 8, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe received a courtesy call from Mr. Roberto Azevêdo, Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO), at the Prime Minister's Office.

[November 7, 2018]

Meeting of the Budget Committee and the Plenary Session of the House of Councillors

On November 7, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended a meeting of the Budget Committee and the plenary session of the House of Councillors.

Photograph of the Prime Minister making a statement
[November 6, 2018]

Council on Investments for the Future

On November 6, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held the 21st meeting of the Council on Investments for the Future at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the Prime Minister receiving the courtesy call
[November 6, 2018]

Courtesy Call from the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey

On November 6, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe received a courtesy call from H.E. Mr. Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey, at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Photograph of the leaders shaking hands
[November 6, 2018]

Japan-Malaysia Summit Meeting and Other Events

On November 6, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held a summit meeting and other events with H.E. Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad, Prime Minister of Malaysia, at the Prime Minister’s Office.

[November 5, 2018]

Meeting of the Budget Committee of the House of Councillors

On November 5, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended a meeting of the Budget Committee of the House of Councillors.

Photograph of the Prime Minister viewing the special exhibition
[November 4, 2018]

FY2018 Fall Special Exhibition: The Meiji Restoration 150th Anniversary Commemoration “The Dynamic Period of Meiji: The Dawn of Modern Japan”

On November 4, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited the FY2018 Fall Special Exhibition commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Meiji Restoration, “The Dynamic Period of Meiji: The Dawn of Modern Japan,” held at the National Archives of Japan.

[November 2, 2018]

Plenary Session of the House of Representatives

On November 2, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the plenary session of the House of Representatives.

Photograph of the Prime Minister meeting with the President of Micronesia
[November 2, 2018]

Meeting with the President of Micronesia and Others

On November 2, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held a meeting with H.E. Mr. Peter Martin Christian, President of the Federated States of Micronesia, and others, at the Diet.

[November 2, 2018]

Meeting of the Budget Committee of the House of Representatives

Meeting of the Budget Committee of the House of Representatives

Photograph of the Prime Minister delivering an address
[November 1, 2018]

Self-Defense Forces Day Annual Reception

On November 1, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the Self-Defense Forces Day Annual Reception held in Tokyo.

Photograph of the Prime Minister delivering a congratulatory address
[November 1, 2018]

Ceremony to Commemorate the Launch of the Quasi-Zenith Satellite System “Michibiki” Service

On November 1, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the ceremony to commemorate the launch of the Quasi-Zenith Satellite System (QZSS) “Michibiki” Service, held in Tokyo.

[November 1, 2018]

Meeting of the Budget Committee of the House of Representatives

On November 1, 2018, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended a meeting of the Budget Committee of the House of Representatives.

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