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List of Ministers
August 27, 2007
As of September 4, 2007
Prime Minister
Shinzo ABE (R)
Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications
Minister of State for Decentralization Reform, Correcting Regional Disparities, Regional Government (doshu-sei), and Privatization of the Postal Services
Hiroya MASUDA -
Minister of Justice Kunio HATOYAMA (R)
Minister for Foreign Affairs Nobutaka MACHIMURA (R)
Minister of Finance Fukushiro NUKAGA (R)
Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Bunmei IBUKI (R)
Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare Yoichi MASUZOE (C)
Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Akira AMARI (R)
Minister of LandCInfrastructureCTransport and Tourism
Minister for Ocean Policy
Minister of the Environment
Minister in Charge of Global Environmental Problems
Minister of Defense Masahiko KOUMURA (R)
Chief Cabinet Secretary
Minister of State for the Abduction Issue
Kaoru YOSANO (R)
Minister of State, Chairman of the National Public Safety Commission
Minister of State for Disaster Management and Food Safety
Shinya IZUMI (C)
Minister of State for Okinawa and Northern Territories Affairs, Quality-of-Life Policy, Science and Technology Policy, "Challenge Again" Initiative, and Regulatory Reform Fumio KISHIDA (R)
Minister of State for Financial Services and Administrative Reform
Yoshimi WATANABE (R)
Minister of State for Economic and Fiscal Policy Hiroko OTA -
Minister of State for Gender Equality and Social Affairs Yoko KAMIKAWA (R)

List of Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretaries
Chief Cabinet Legislation Bureau
August 27, 2007
Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Matushige OONO (R)
Mitsuhide IWAKI (C)
Junzou MATOBA -
Chief Cabinet Legislation Bureau

List of Special Advisors to the Prime Minister
August 27, 2007
Special Advisor to the Prime Minister

  • "R" indicates that he/she is a member of the House of Representatives
  • "C" indicates that he/she is a member of the House of Councillors.

(Provisional Translation)