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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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Attestation Ceremony for Vice Ministers

On 7th August, HM Emperor Akihito attended the Attestation Ceremony for new Vice Ministers of the Reshuffled Cabinet of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe took place at Imperial Palace.

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Reshuffled Cabinet

On 3rd August, HM Emperor Akihito attended the attestation ceremony for the new ministers of the reshuffled cabinet of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe took place in Tokyo.

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Imperial Vacation in Nasu

From 24th July to 28th July, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko stayed at Nasu Imperial Villa in Tochigi Prefecture for vacation.

During the stay, Their Majesties visited the flower farm in Nasushiobara City.

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Repaired Picture Scrolls

On 21st July, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko saw the repaired picture scrolls made in 14th century at Imperial Residence.
The picture scrolls were repaired by using the rare raw silk called “Koishimaru Silk” produced by HM Empress Michiko.

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Marine Day

On 17th July, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko visited Yokohama Port in Kanagawa Prefecture to see Sail Training Ship NIPPON MARU and Yokohama Port Museum.
The Third Monday in July is Marine Day, the national holiday in Japan.

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Welfare commissioners

On 9th July, HM Emperor Akihito and HM Empress Michiko attended the Ceremony to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the system of Welfare commissioners took place in Tokyo.

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Factory Visit

On 7th July, HM Emperor Akihito visited the factory of ZEON in Kanagawa Prefecture. ZEON mainly produces synthetic rubbers, synthetic latices, chemicals.

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Concert of Imperial Household Agency

On 22nd June, HM Emperor Akihito, HM Empress Michiko, HIH Crown Prince Naruhito and HIH Crown Princess Masako attended the Concert of Imperial Household Agency Music Department took place at the Music Hall inside Imperial Palace.
HIH Princess Nobuko of Mikasa and HIH Princess Hisako of Takamado also attended the Concert.

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President of Guinea

On 21st June, HM Emperor Akihito met with HE Professor Alpha Conde, President of the Republic of Guinea at Imperial Residence.

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