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Minister's Summary 2008

31st Meeting (December 26th, 2008) (PDF:76KB)open a new window

  • (1) The mid-term program
  • (2) A budget plan of FY2009 (proposal)
  • (3) The first draft of "medium- to long-term fiscal policy and an economic and fiscal outlook for next ten years (provisional)"

30th Meeting (December 19th, 2008) (PDF:79KB)open a new window

  • (1) A current economic and labor market situation
  • (2) A proposed agenda of "medium- to long-term fiscal policy and an economic and fiscal outlook for next ten years (provisional)"

29th Meeting (December 16th, 2008) (PDF:76KB)open a new window

  • (1) The mid-term program (proposal)

28th Meeting (December 9th, 2008) (PDF:78KB)open a new window

  • (1) Regulatory reform
  • (2) Intensive discussion on the mid-term program (the 4th session -toward integration of social security, tax reform and public expenditure reform)

27th Meeting (December 3rd, 2008) (PDF:68KB)open a new window

  • (1) Intensive discussion on the mid-term program (the 3rd session - enhancement of social security system and tax reform)
  • (2) Agricultural reform
  • (3) Basic Principles of the FY 2009 Budget Formulation

26th Meeting (November 28th, 2008) (PDF:54KB)open a new window

  • (1) Intensive discussion on the mid-term program (the 2nd session - tax reform)
  • (2) The strategy for realization of fundamental power of the Japanese economy
  • (3) Basic Principles of the FY 2009 Budget Formulation (draft)
  • (4) The prioritized area of policy assessment

25th Meeting (November 20th, 2008) (PDF:65KB)open a new window

  • (1) The comprehensive reform of social security, tax and fiscal policy
  • (2) Basic Principles of the FY 2009 Budget Formulation (draft items)

24th Meeting (October 31st, 2008) (PDF:78KB)open a new window

  • (1) The economic policy for securing a stable life
  • (2) The comprehensive reform of social security, tax and fiscal policy

23rd Meeting (October 17th, 2008) (PDF:52KB)open a new window

  • (1) Measure for current financial and economic situation
  • (2) A road map to comprehensive reform of social security, tax and fiscal policy

22nd Meeting (September 17th, 2008) (PDF:76KB)open a new window

  • (1) The current financial market situation

21st Meeting (August 25th, 2008) (PDF:54KB)open a new window

  • (1) A comprehensive measure for pursuing life security

20th Meeting (July 29th, 2008) (PDF:60KB)open a new window

  • (1) Guidelines for FY 2009 Budget Requests
  • (2) Agenda for the future deliberations of the CEFP

19th Meeting (July 28th, 2008) (PDF:92KB)open a new window

  • (1) On the "FY 2009 Budget Overview"
  • (2) Guidelines for FY 2009 Budget Requests
  • (3) On reform of special accounts of the government budget

18th Meeting (July 22nd, 2008) (PDF:95KB)open a new window

  • (1) The current economic situation and macroeconomic management
  • (2) On the "FY2009 Budget Overview"
  • (3) Report of Expert Committee on "Structural Changes and the Japanese Economy"

17th Meeting (June 27th, 2008) (PDF:45KB)open a new window

  • (1) On the "Basic Policies 2008"

16th Meeting (June 23rd, 2008) (PDF:52KB)open a new window

  • (1) Toward the "Basic Policies 2008"

15th Meeting (June 17th, 2008) (PDF:75KB)open a new window

  • (1) The Integrated Reform of Expenditures and Revenues (reform of public investment)
  • (2) Toward the "Basic Policies 2008"

14th Meeting (June 10th, 2008) (PDF:143KB)open a new window

  • (1) Regulatory reform
  • (2) The Integrated Reform of Expenditures and Revenues (social security)
  • (3) Economic growth strategy
  • (4) Toward the "Basic Policies 2008"

13th Meeting (May 23rd, 2008) (PDF:51KB)open a new window

  • (1) "New Employment Strategy" ("Kodomo-en" early childhood care centers)
  • (2) Strengthening of the competitiveness of financial and capital markets (public pension funds)
  • (3) Decentralization reform and regional revitalization
      1. Decentralization reform
      2. Regional revitalization
  • (4) New economic growth strategy (draft)

12th Meeting (May 20th, 2008) (PDF:134KB)open a new window

  • (1) On Integrated Reform of Expenditures and Revenues
      1. General statement
      2. Tax reform
  • (2) Foreign direct investment in Japan
  • (3) Aviation liberalization

11th Meeting (May 14th, 2008) (PDF:47KB)open a new window

  • (1) On agricultural reform
  • (2) On sector-by-sector productivity improvement

10th Meeting (May 9th, 2008) (PDF:117KB)open a new window

  • (1) On enhancing international human resources
      1. On acceptance of skilled human resources from overseas
      2. On internalization of education
  • (2) Macroeconomic management
  • (3) Reviewing of the Government's functions

9th Meeting (April 23rd, 2008) (PDF:58KB)open a new window

  • (1) Industries directly linked with people's lives
  • (2) "New employment strategy"

8th Meeting (April 15th, 2008) (PDF:80KB)open a new window

  • (1) On Strategy for Innovative Technology
  • (2) Toward the "zero waste" Government
      1. On "best practices" of private businesses
      2. On reviewing public interest corporations closely related to administrative bodies

7th Meeting (April 8th, 2008) (PDF:97KB)open a new window

  • (1) Demonstrating "Environmental Prowess"
  • (2) Toward the "Basic Policies 2008"

6th Meeting (April 1st, 2008) (PDF:75KB)open a new window

  • (1) Promotion of utilization of information technology (IT) (e-Government)
  • (2) Strengthening the competitiveness of financial and capital markets (stock market, etc.)

5th Meeting (March 17, 2008) (PDF:41KB)open a new window

  • (1) Creation of a country open to the world (economic partnership, etc.)
  • (2) Special zones for innovative technology (Super Special Zones)

4th Meeting (February 28, 2008) (PDF:68KB)open a new window

  • (1) Sector-by-sector productivity improvement
  • (2) Reviewing the government's functions
      1. Classification of duties of the central and local governments
      2. Classification of duties of the public and private sectors

3rd Meeting (February 15, 2008) (PDF:37KB)open a new window

  • (1) "New Employment Strategy"
  • (2) Foreign Direct Investment in Japan

2nd Meeting (January 31, 2008) (PDF:40KB)open a new window

  • (1) Macroeconomic management
  • (2) Economic growth strategy
  • (3) Agenda for the future deliberations of the CEFP

1st Meeting (January 17, 2008) (PDF:72KB)open a new window

  • (1) National Land Sustainability Plan
  • (2) "Direction and Strategy for the Japanese Economy"
  • (3) Agenda for the future deliberations of the CEFP
  • (4) New growth strategy
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