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Date : May 20, 2011

Notice (Press Briefing): Toward the 2011 G8 Summit Meeting (May 20, 2011)

post date : 2013.08.19

Press Briefing:“Toward the 2011 G8 Summit Meeting”


Mr. Takeshi Yagi, Director-General, Economic Affairs Bureau, Ministry of Foreign Affairs


On May 26-27, the 2011 G8 Summit will be held in the commune of Deauville, France. Prime Minister Naoto Kan is expected to explain at the summit Japan’s approach to pressing global issues such as disaster prevention, nuclear safety, and the situation in North Africa and the Middle East.


In this connection, FPCJ will invite Mr. Takeshi Yagi, Director-General of the Economic Affairs Bureau of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, to speak about Japan’s attitude toward the G8 Summit.


Time & Date: May 20 (Fri), 16:30-17:45


Place: Foreign Press Center/Japan (6th floor, Nippon Press Center Bldg.)


Language: English only


Japanese media, FPCJ supporting members and embassy representatives may also attend the briefing as observers (admission free). 


*No car park is available. Please use a nearby car park if you come by car.


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