TOKYO – Main events scheduled in Japan for March 7-13:
March 7 (Mon)
— Environment Ministry to host International Conference for Implementing Article 6 of the Paris Agreement online.
March 8 (Tues)
— Monthly “economy watchers” survey for February to be released by Cabinet Office.
— Composite economic indicator indices for January to be released by Cabinet Office.
— Balance of payments statistics for January to be released by Finance Ministry.
March 9 (Wed)
— Revised gross domestic product data for 2021 and October-December quarter of 2021 to be released by Cabinet Office.
— Hiroshima High Court to hand down ruling on constitutionality of vote value disparity in lower house election in October 2021.
— Tokyo District Court to rule on former art dealer Yuzo Kato over copyright infringement in connection with the circulation of prints of Japanese-style artworks by late master Nihonga painters.
March 10 (Thurs)
— Nagoya District Court to rule on residents’ suit seeking to halt operations of Kansai Electric Power’s No. 3 and 4 nuclear reactors at the Takahama power plant in Fukui Prefecture until their measures against risks of an eruption at a volcano in the vicinity meet government safety regulations.
March 11 (Fri)
— Average household spending data for January to be released by Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications.
— 11th anniversary of Great East Japan Earthquake, tsunami and nuclear crisis at Tokyo Electric Power’s Fukushima Daiichi power plant.
— Tokyo High Court to hand down ruling on damages suit filed by Saburo Kita against state over sterilization surgery they were forced to undergo under a now-defunct eugenics protection law.
— Award ceremony for Japan Academy Film Prize to be held in Tokyo.
March 12 (Sat)
— No major events.
March 13 (Sun)
— Ishikawa gubernatorial election to be held.
— Kanazawa mayoral election to be held.
— The ruling Liberal Democratic Party to hold convention in Tokyo.