Monthly Archives: March 2016

Concert of the Music University Graduates

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On 30th March, HM Empress Michiko, HIH Crown Prince Naruhito, HIH Crown Princess Masako, HIH Prince Fumihito, HIH Princess Kiko, HIH Princess Mako and HIH Princess Kako of Akishino, HIH Princess Hanako of Hitachi, HIH Princess Hisako and HIH Princess Ayako of Takamado attended the annual concert of the graduates of 5 music universities took place at the Music Hall inside Imperial Palace.

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President of Zimbabwe

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On 28th March, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko met with HE Mr Robert Gabriel Mugabe, President of the Republic of Zimbabwe and the First Lady at Imperial Palace.
After the audience, Their Majesties held the luncheon. HIH Crown Prince Naruhito and HIH Prince Fumihito and HIH Princess Kiko of Akishino also attended the luncheon.

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This Week’s Extras

On 22nd March, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko met with the ambassador of Argentine Republic and its spouse who leave Japan at Imperial Residence.

On 23rd March, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko met with HE Mr Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos, National Assembly Speaker of the Republic of Angola and his wife at Imperial Residence.

On 23rd March, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko met with Senior Overseas Volunteers and Senior Nikkei Society Volunteers at Imperial Residence.

On 24th March, HIH Princess Hisako of Takamado attended the Publication Party of the Yearbook of the 67th National English Speech Contest for Junior High School Students Prince Takamado Memorial Cup took place in Tokyo.

On 26th March, HIH Princess Hisako of Takamado attended the 50th National Spanish Speech Contest Prince Takamado Memorial Cup took place in Tokyo.

On 27th March, HIH Princess Hisako of Takamado attended the Play Off of the 40th Japan Handball League took place in Tokyo.

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Student Inventors

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On 23rd March, HIH Prince Masahito and HIM Princess Hanako of Hitachi attended the 74th Award Ceremony of National Exhibition for Student Inventors.

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This Week’s Extras

On 14th March, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko met with the distinguised police officers at Imperial Palace.

On 15th March, HIH Crown Prince Naruhito met with the new ambassadors at Crown Prince Residence.

On 17th March, HIH Princess Yoko of Mikasa visited Aichi Prefecture to attend the pre event of the 6th International Conference for Universal Design. HIH Princess Yoko is the Patron of International Association for Universal Design.

On 17th March, HIH Princess Hisako of Takamado attended the opening ceremony of the 70th Orchid Exhibition took place in Tokyo.

On 18th March, HIH Princess Hisako of Takamado attended the Emerald Ball Japan took place in Tokyo.

On 20th March, the members of Imperial Family attended the Shunki-koreisai, the Ceremony of ancestors and Shunki-shindensai, the Ceremony of thanks to the gods took place at Imperial Palace Sanctuaries.

On 20th March, HIH Princess Hanako of Hitachi attended the Charity Party of Japan Animal Welfare Society.

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Imperial Visit to the Affected Area

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From 16th March to 18th March, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko visited Fukushima Prefecture and Miyagi Prefecture affected by Great East Japan Earthquake occurred on 11th March 2011.

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On 16th March, Their Majesties visited Miharu Town, Fukushima Prefecture and met with the evacuees from Katsurao Town affected by the Fukushima-Daiichi nuclear power plant accident occurred on 11th March 2011.

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On 17th March, Their Majesties visited Ishinomaki City, Miyagi Prefecture.
Their Majesties visited the cenotaph for the fishermen who lost their lives due to the huge tsunami occurred on 11th March 2011.

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On that day, Their Majesties visited Onagawa Town to see the newly opened shopping mall.

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On 18th March, Their Majesties visited the exhibiton about disaster and medical care took place at Tohoku University in Sendai City.

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Photo from Asahi1, Asahi2, Asahi3, Asahi4, Asahi5, Asahi6 and Sankei

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Graduation of Princess Ayako

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On 16th March, HIH Princess Hisako and HIH Princess Ayako of Takamado attended the graduation ceremony of Josai International University.
HIH Princess Ayako received a master’s degree of social welfare.

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President of East Timor

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On 15th March, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko met with HE Mr Taur Matan Ruak, President of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste and the First Lady at Imperial Residence.

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Medical Care Contributions Awards

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On 14th March, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko met with the recipients of the 44th Medical Care Contributions Awards at Imperial Palace.

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Charity Concert supporting Earthquake Reconstrustion

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On 13th March, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko attended the Charity Concert supporting the reconstruction from Great East Japan Earthquake took place in Tokyo. After the concert, Their Majesties met with the students from Fukushima Prefecture who performed the songs.

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