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Schedule of major political events

  • November 1, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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Schedule of major political events


Nov. 2

PM Kishida Fumio attends the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) in the U.K.

Early November?

A special Diet session is convened. The second Cabinet of PM Kishida is launched.

Nov. 12

PM Kishida attends an online summit meeting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC).

Dec. 9-10

PM Kishida attends an online meeting of the Summit for Democracy hosted by the U.S.


– A supplementary budget for fiscal 2021 that includes economic measures is enacted.

– The Cabinet approves an initial budget for fiscal 2022.


Jan. 23

A mayoral election will be held in Nago City, Okinawa Prefecture.


An ordinary Diet session is convened.

Late March?

The fiscal 2022 budget is enacted.


The Cabinet approves the Basic Policy on Economic and Fiscal Management and Reform (“big-boned policy”).

July 25

The terms of the Upper House members expire.

Sept. 29

The Okinawa governor’s term expires.

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