Minister's Summary 2007

32nd Meeting (December 26, 2007) (PDF:28KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) FY2008 draft budget
  • (2) "Direction and Strategy for the Japanese Economy"(draft)

31st Meeting (December 21, 2007) (PDF:61KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Final report by the study group on the "Regional Power Revitalization Corporation (tentative title)"
  • (2) FY 2008 Economic Outlook
  • (3) FY2008 budget formulation, etc.
  • (4) Measures against the falling birthrate

30th Meeting (December 14, 2007) (PDF:41 KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Reforms addressing globalization (financial and capital markets)
  • (2) Regulatory reform
  • (3) New growth strategy
  • (4) "Direction and Strategy for the Japanese Economy (first draft)"

29th Meeting (December 3, 2007) (PDF:81KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Basic Principles of the FY2008 Budget Formulation
  • (2) "Direction and Strategy for the Japanese Economy" (draft items)
  • (3) New plan for reconstructing regional economies
  • (4) "Strategy for Raising the Growth Potential of Individuals and SMEs" (JOB-CARD, minimum wage systems, etc.)

28th Meeting (November 26, 2007) (PDF:87KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Reform of public investment
  • (2) On the Basic Principles of FY 2008 Budget Formulation (draft)
  • (3) Policy evaluation

27th Meeting (November 14, 2007) (PDF:107KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Social security system and its revenue sources (social security and taxation)
      1. Measures to correct cost structure of medical and nursing care
      2. Summarizing the discussions
  • (2) Reconstruction of regional economies (decentralization reform)
  • (3) Basic Principles of the FY 2008 Budget Formulation (draft items)

26th Meeting (November 8, 2007) (PDF:42KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Social security system and its sources of revenue (social security and taxation) (taxation system)
  • (2) Reconstruction of regional economies
      1. New plan for reconstructing regional economies
      2. Reforms to improve the productivity of SMEs

25th Meeting (November 1, 2007) (PDF:121KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Reconstruction of regional economies
      1. Farmland reform
      2. New plan for reconstructing regional economies
  • (2) Macroeconomic management
  • (3) "Classification of Government Undertakings"

24th Meeting (October 25, 2007) (PDF:97KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Social security system and its revenue sources (social security and taxation)(Pension system)
  • (2) Reconstruction of regional economies

23th Meeting (October 17, 2007) (PDF:95KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Social security system and its sources of revenue sources (social security and taxation)
      1. Multiple options of benefits and burdens
      2. Medical care
  • (2) Reconstruction of regional economies

22nd Meeting (October 4, 2007) (PDF:145KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Future management policy for the Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy

21st Meeting (August 9, 2007) (PDF:94KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Guidelines for FY 2008 Budget Requests

20th Meeting (August 7, 2007) (PDF:105KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) On the FY 2008 Budget Overview
  • (2) The interim report by a study group on the "Regional Power Revitalization Corporation ( tentative title)"

19th Meeting (August 6, 2007) (PDF:87KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Agenda for the future deliberations of the CEFP
  • (2) The current economic situation and macroeconomic management
  • (3) On the "FY 2008 Budget Overview"

18th Meeting (June 19, 2007) (PDF:36KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) On the "Basic Policies 2007"

17th Meeting (June 12, 2007) (PDF:60KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Toward the "Basic Policies 2007"

16th Meeting (June 4, 2007) (PDF:71KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Education rebuilding (focusing on reform of undergraduate and graduate schools)
  • (2) Measures against the falling birthrate
  • (3) Towards the "Basic Policies 2007"

15th Meeting (May 28, 2007) (PDF:88KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Improving growth potential of regional economies
  • (2) Civil servant system reform
  • (3) Towards the Basic Policies 2007

14th Meeting (May 25, 2007) (PDF:181KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Decentralization reform
  • (2) Asian Gateway Initiative
  • (3) Regulatory reform
  • (4) Toward the "Basic Policies 2007"

13th Meeting (May 15, 2007) (PDF:89KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Global environmental issues
  • (2) Social security system reform
  • (3) Tax reform

12th Meeting (May 9, 2007) (PDF:98KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) On reforms addressing globalization (EPAs and agriculture)
  • (2) On the public employment security offices ("Hello Work")
  • (3) On independent administrative agencies reform

11th Meeting (May 8, 2007) (PDF:108KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Integrated Reform of Expenditures and Revenues (Reform of government personnel expense)
  • (2) Reform of public investment
  • (3) Reform of government assets and debts
  • (4) Macroeconomic management

10th Meeting (April 25, 2007) (PDF:64KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) On tax reform
  • (2) On Integrated Reform of Expenditures and Revenues
  • (3) On Program for Enhancing Growth Potential

9th Meeting (April 20, 2007) (PDF:111KB)open pdf in a new window

Program for Enhancing Growth Potential: Part 2 (strategy for service innovation)
  1. IT innovation
  2. Innovation of government-driven markets
  3. Enhancement of the growth potential of regional economies

8th Meeting (April 17, 2007) (PDF:93KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Productivity-Boosting Program(provisional title):Part 1(Strategy for expanding growth frontier)(Minister's Paper submitted)
  • (2) On reforms addressing globalization(financial and capital markets)

7th Meeting (April 6, 2007) (PDF:102KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) The Public Employment Security Offices ("Hello Work")
  • (2) Labor Market Reform

6th Meeting (March 27, 2007) (PDF:74KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) On civil servant system reform
  • (2) On the Asian Gateway Vision (interim review)
  • (3) On reform of airports and seaports and aviation liberalization

5th Meeting (March 16, 2007) (PDF:93KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) On civil servant system reform
  • (2) On social security reform ( high-cost structure correction program ) and establishment of growth strategy in medical and biotechnological sector (Strategy for Expanding Growth Potential : Part 1)

4th Meeting (February 27, 2007) (PDF:130KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) For "Productivity-Boosting Program"
      1. On big picture of productivity improvement and strengthening growth potential (Minister's Paper submitted)
      2. On "Innovation 25"
      3. On reform of undergraduate and graduate schools
      4. On utilization of IT

3rd Meeting (February 16, 2007) (PDF:106KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) On strategy for raising the level of growth potential
  • (2) On regulatory reform and special zones for structural reform
  • (3) On market testing

2nd Meeting (January 29, 2007) (PDF:122KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) Agenda for the future deliberations of the CEFP (Minister's Paper submitted)
  • (2) Government reform
      1. Civil servant system reform
      2. Reform of policy-based finance
  • (3) On macroeconomic management

1st Meeting (January 18, 2007) (PDF:52KB)open pdf in a new window

  • (1) On the new medium-term policy ("Course and Strategy for the Japanese Economy")
  • (2) Agenda for the future deliberations of the CEFP