Monthly Archives: August 2017

New Ambassador of United States

On 31st August, HM Emperor Akihito attended the Ceremony of the Presentation of Credentials of Mr. William Hagerty, U.S. Ambassador took place at Imperial Palace.

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Summer Vacation of Crown Prince Family

From 21st August to 30th August, HIH Crown Prince Naruhito, HIH Crown Princess Masako and HIH Princess Aiko stayed at Nasu Imperial Villa in Tochigi Prefecture for the vacation.

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Anti-Tuberculosis

On 29th August, HIH Princess Kiko of Akishino attended the convention to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the establishment of Japan Anti-Tuberculosis Association took place in Tokyo.
HIH Princess Kiko is the President of Japan Anti-Tuberculosis Association.

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Summer Vacation of Their Majesties

From 22nd August to 29th August, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko visited Nagano Prefecture and Gunma Prefecture for the vacation.

On 23rd August, Their Majesties visited Ohinata Reclaimed Land in Karuizawa Town, Nagano Prefecture.
Ohinata Reclaimed Land was reclaimed by the returnees from Manchuria after the end of World War II.

On 27th August, Thier Majesties attended the 38th Kusatsu International Summer Music Academy & Festival took place in Kusatsu Town, Gunma Prefecture.

HM Empress Michiko participated in the workshop of the festival and practiced the piano with Mr Werner Hink, the Wien violinist.

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Speech Contest of Sign Language

On 26th August, HIH Princess Mako of Akishino attended the 34th Speech Contest of Sign Language for Senior Highschool Students took place in Tokyo.

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Hungary Visit of Akishino Family

From 18th August to 23rd August, HIH Prince Fumihito and HIH Princess Mako of Akishino visited Hungary pravately.
On 19th August, they visited a folk museum in Budapest.

On 20th August, they visited Bugac Puszta Farm.

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International Commission for Optics

On 21st August, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko attended the opening ceremony and the reception of the 24th general meeting of International Commission for Optics took place in Tokyo.

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Memorial Service for War Dead

On 15th August, the memorial day for the end of the Pacific War, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko attended the National Memorial Service for the War Dead took place in Tokyo.

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Summer Vacation of Imperial Family

On 10th August, HIH Prince Fumihito, HIH Princess Kiko and HIH Prince Hisahito of Akishino visited Shiga Prefecture as a private trip. They visited the factory of Japanese traditional writing brushes in Takashima City.

On 10th August, HIH Crown Prince Naruhito, HIH Crown Princess Masako and HIH Princess Aiko visited Suzaki Imperial Villa in Shimoda City, Shizuoka Prefecture. They will be back to Tokyo on 16th August.

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Nutrition Day

On 7th August, HIH Princess Hisako of Takamado attended the ceremony to commemorate the 1st Nutrition Day took place in Kanagawa Prefecture.

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