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Prime minister’s schedule on September 20, 2019

  • September 21, 2019
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September 20, 2019

08:51

Left his private residence in Tomigaya, Tokyo.

09:05

Arrived at the Prime Minister’s Office [Kantei].

09:14-09:46

Met with Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Akihiro Nishimura, National Security Secretariat Secretary General Shigeru Kitamura, MOFA Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs Takeo Akiba, Senior Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs Takeo Mori, Director-General for North American Affairs Kazuhiro Suzuki, Director-General for Middle Eastern and African Affairs Katsuhiko Takahashi and Director-General for International Cooperation Hideo Suzuki.

09:50-10:03

Attended a meeting of the Reconstruction Promotion Council.

10:07-10:37

Held a cabinet meeting.

10:42-11:14

Attended the award ceremony for those who made exceptional contributions to disaster prevention. Posed for commemorative photographs.

11:17

National Security Secretariat Secretary General Kitamura, MOFA Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs Akiba, Senior Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs Mori, Director-General for North American Affairs Suzuki and Director-General for Middle Eastern and African Affairs Takahashi entered the room.

11:22

Director-General for Middle Eastern and African Affairs Takahashi left the room.  Director-General for Asian and Oceania Affairs Shigeki Takizaki joined the meeting.

11:27

Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs Akiba and Director-General for Asian and Oceania Affairs Takizaki left the room. MOFA Senior Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs Kenji Kanasugi, Director-General for Economic Affairs Shingo Yamagami, MOF Vice-Minister of Finance for International Affairs Yoshiki Takeuchi, METI Vice-Minister for International Affairs Shigehiro Tanaka and MLIT Vice-Minister for Land and Infrastructure Naoki Fujii joined the meeting.

11:32

Senior Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs Kanasugi, Director-General for North American Affairs Suzuki, Director-General for Economic Affairs Yamagami, Vice-Minister of Finance for International Affairs Takeuchi, Vice-Minister for International Affairs Tanaka and Vice-Minister for Land and Infrastructure Fujii left the room. Director-General for Middle Eastern and African Affairs Takahashi joined the meeting.

11:45

National Security Secretariat Secretary General Kitamura, Senior Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs Mori and Director-General for Middle Eastern and African Affairs Takahashi left the room.

11:54

Minister in charge of Social Security Reform Yasutoshi Nishimura, Cabinet Office Vice Minister for Policy Coordination Hiroshi Tawa, Director-General of the Budget Bureau Mitsuru Ota and Director-General of Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau Hiroaki Niihara entered the room.

12:09

Minister in charge of Social Security Reform Nishimura, Cabinet Office Vice Minister for Policy Coordination Tawa, Director-General of the Budget Bureau Ota and Director-General of Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau Niihara left the room.

13:43-13:48

Met with LDP Wakayama Prefectural Chapter Secretary-General Kazumi Yoshii and others.

13:57-14:31

Met with Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs Akiba.

14:42-15:23

Attended a meeting on promoting Social security for all generations.

15:32-16:04

Met with Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Nishimura, MIC Vice-Minister Makiko Yamada, MOFA Senior Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs Mori, Senior Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs Kanasugi, Press Secretary/Director-General for Press and Public Diplomacy Masato Otaka, Director-General of Foreign Policy Bureau Shigeo Yamada, Director-General for European Affairs Yasushi Masaki, MAFF Vice-Minister for International Affairs Makoto Osawa, Vice-Minister for International Affairs Tanaka, MLIT Vice-Minister for Land and Infrastructure Fujii and Vice-Minister of Defense for International Affairs Yasunori Nishida.

16:50-16:54

Recorded a video message for a reception celebrating the 70th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China.

17:01

Left the Kantei.

17:46

Arrived at Ajinomoto Stadium in Chofu City, Tokyo.

18:30

Viewed the opening ceremony of the Rugby World Cup in Japan.

19:47

Watched the opening game, Japan vs. Russia. Prince and Princess Akishino, Deputy Prime Minister/Finance Minister Taro Aso, former Prime Minister Yoshiro Mori and Japan Rugby Football Union President Shigetaka Mori were present.

21:43

Finished watching the game.

22:00-22:05

Met with and offered encouragement to the Japanese national team.

22:07

Left the stadium.

22:33

Arrived at his private residence.

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