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8 billion yen in government subsidies provided to nine political parties

  • 2015-10-21 15:00:00
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(Mainichi: October 21, 2015 – p. 5)


 The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications provided on Oct. 20 a total of 8 billion yen in the third tranche of government subsidies to nine political parties. The Japanese Communist Party did not apply for the subsidy as it opposes the subsidy system. The government subsidies are provided four times a year to political parties. The subsidies allotted to the nine political parties are as follows:


Liberal Democratic Party

4.26227 billion yen

Democratic Party of Japan

1.91703 billion yen


738.03 million yen

Japan Innovation Party

666.19 million yen

Party for Future Generations

163.64 million yen

Social Democratic Party

117.53 million yen

People’s Life Party

82.75 million yen

Assembly to Energize Japan

29.90 million yen

New Renaissance Party

26.21 million yen

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