The Digital Finance Platform Pioneering Connectivity Across Asia
A Japanese blockchain startup helped the National Bank of Cambodia launch Bakong, a pioneering digital platform that may improve financial connectivity across Asia.
50 Years of Japan-ASEAN Friendship and Cooperation: Process and Future Challenges
The Symposium held in collaboration with Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University. A panel of experts will focus their discussion on diplomacy and security in the Indo-Pacific region. The Symposium will be broadcast live on YouTube.
Southeast Asia and Japan: Linked by Ties of Cultural Exchange
Relationships between Japan and ASEAN have been nurtured via cultural, people-to-people, and intellectual exchanges, such as the “WA Project” and JENESYS.
A Golden Friendship, Golden Opportunities: The Future of Japan and ASEAN
Celebrating 50 years of friendship and cooperation, Japan and ASEAN will further strengthen their friendly and cooperative relationship.
The Discharge of ALPS Treated Water: Ensuring Safety and Paving the Way Toward Decommissioning
Japan will progress toward the decommissioning, of Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, discharging ALPS treated water with safety as the top priority.
Leveraging Fukushima’s “Hope Tourism” for a Disaster-Resilient Future
Fukushima, hit by the compound earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear disaster, is offering a new type of tourism for seeing and learning from the region’s real situation.
Tackling Issues Head-on at This Historical Turning Point
Prime Minister Kishida delivered remarks to the ECNY, encouraging investment in Japan and also commenting on the country’s leading role in generative AI rule-making.
A World Caring for Human Dignity: PM Kishida’s Speech at the UNGA
Prime Minister Kishida’s speech at the UN General Assembly that called for a world of cooperation and respect for human dignity.
Japan’s Long Efforts to Realize a World Without Nuclear Weapons
Japan has played a leading role in nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation as the only country to have suffered from atomic bombing during war.
Japan’s Long-Planned Photovoltaics: Space-Based Solar Power and Perovskite Solar Cells
Japan is making steady progress toward the implementation of the groundbreaking technologies of both space-based solar power and flexible solar cells.
Experience Sake Brewing at the World’s First Sake-Brewery Hotel
Visit Japan and stay at the world’s first sake-brewery hotel where you can experience the brewing process yourself.
PM Kishida's Tour Lays Groundwork for Successful G7 Summit
Ahead of the G7 Hiroshima Summit, Japan's Prime Minister Kishida visited France, Italy, the U.K., Canada, and the U.S.
Ukrainian Evacuee and Tsunami-Hit City Share Bond of Empathy
A Ukrainian evacuee who arrived in Miyagi speaks about peace at a school devasted by the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake.
Japan’s Two Big Decisions in Foreign and Security Policy
Prime Minister Kishida’s speech at Johns Hopkins SAIS covering major decisions on Japan’s foreign and security policy.
Promoting the Bosai Spirit of Tohoku to Create a Better, Safer World
The World BOSAI Forum aims for disaster risk reduction, based on lessons of the Great East Japan Earthquake.
Protecting and Reinvigorating the Craft of Fukushima Papier-Mâché
A new folk craft that a papier-mâché painter in Fukushima has continued to pursue since the Great East Japan Earthquake.
Learn about the basic information about Japan as well as cultural and useful travel information for Japan.
Innovative technologies and ideas are changing the way people live, and contributing to the world.
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
See the latest information and advice on the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare website.
Realizing carbon neutrality calls for the collective effort of all humanity to resolve. At the same time, addressing climate change can be the driving force of dynamic growth.
Access for All
Japan's aim to realize an inclusive and accessible society for the disabled by utilizing new technologies.
Our Connected Future: Opportunities for Global Investment in Japan