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Main events scheduled for Aug. 9-15

  • August 6, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 2:48 p.m.
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TOKYO – Main events scheduled in Japan for Aug. 9-15:


Aug. 9 (Mon)

— Substitute holiday for Mountain Day.

— Memorial ceremony for victims of 1945 atomic bombing in Nagasaki to be held in city of Nagasaki.

— Japan Council against Atomic and Hydrogen Bombs (Gensuikyo) to hold world conference in Nagasaki.


Aug. 10 (Tues)

— Cabinet Office to release monthly “economy watchers” survey for July.

— Finance Ministry to release balance of payments statistics for June.

— Ruling to be handed down at Osaka District Court on Yujiro Iimori, facing attempted murder and robbery charges, after allegedly stabbing a police officer in Osaka Prefecture.


Aug. 11 (Wed)

— No major events.


Aug. 12 (Thurs)

— Memorial ceremony for 1985 Japan Airlines jetliner crash to be held in Gunma Prefecture.


Aug. 13 (Fri)

— No major events.


Aug. 14 (Sat)

— No major events.


Aug. 15 (Sun)

— Annual ceremony for war dead to be held in Tokyo to mark anniversary of Japan’s surrender in World War II in 1945.

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