On 13th April, HIH Princess Hanako of Hitachi attended the Charity Luncheon took place at the ambassador’s residence of Republic of Colombia.
On 13th April, HIH Prince Fumihito and HIH Princess Kiko of Akishino visited the Mausoleums of Emperor Showa and Empress Shoken.
On 14th April, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko met with the new ambassadors of Republic of Tunisia, Republic of Croatia and India at Imperial Residence.
On 14th April, HIH Prince Fumihito and HIH Princess Kiko of Akishino attended the luncheon took place at the ambassador’s residence of Italian Republic.
The Imperial Visit to Shizuoka Prefecture was cancelled due to the huge earthquake occurred on 14th April in Kumamoto Prefecture. On 15th April, Their Majesties sent the message of condolence to the governor of Kumamoto Prefecture.