2011 News

23 December 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Appearance on the NHK Special “Urgent Report: Which Way Will North Korea Head?” (Research Division Director Mitsuhiro Mimura)
22 December 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Second Gunma Prefecture Round-Table Meeting of Experts on International Strategy (Maebashi, Business Support Division Director Hisashi Sato)
21 December 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
[21-22 December] Participation in the “[Intergovernmental] Consultation on Northeast Asia Sea-Land Intermodal Transport Cooperation among China, Japan, Korea and Russia” (Harbin, Senior Research Fellow Hirofumi Arai, et al)
21 December 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Address entitled “Niigata and Northeast Asia” for the Keiwa College “Introductory International Society” (Senior Research Fellow Tomoyoshi Nakajima)
21 December 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Address at the Japan Sea Rim Round-Table (Senior Research Fellow Enkhbayar Shagdar)
20 December 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
[20-21 December] Presentation and co-chairing at the “Northeast Asia Sea-Land Intermodal Transport Cooperation Forum among China, Japan, Korea and Russia” (Harbin, Senior Research Fellow Hirofumi Arai, et al)
15 December 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Speaker at the “International Understanding Lecture Series” organized by Niigata International Association (Sado City, Visiting Fellow Shinsaku Suzuki)
15 December 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
ERINA Report No. 103 published
13 December 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Appearance on “North Korea Monthly” of Nippon Television Network “News: Every” program (Research Division Director Mitsuhiro Mimura)
12 December 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
FY 2011 5th seminar for supporting members: “The Role Played by Rail Freight Transportation” (Toki Messe Conference Room, Japan Freight Railway Company Niigata Branch Manager Toshiki Hanaoka)
9 December 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Speaker on “The Public Policy and Public Management of Niigata Prefecture” to the International University of Japan graduate school “Japan’s Administrative and Financial Systems” field trip (Senior Research Fellow Hirofumi Arai)
5 December 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Presentation at the “FY 2011 6th International Trade and Investment Study Group” (Tokyo, Senior Research Fellow Tomoyoshi Nakajima)
30 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Meeting for the exchange of opinions on the United States’ APEC achievements (Tokyo, Senior Research Fellow Tomoyoshi Nakajima)
28 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
[28 November–9 December] Participation as observer at the 17th Conference of the Parties (COP 17) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (Durban, South Africa, Associate Senior Research Fellow Enkhbayar Shagdar)
27 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Contribution of piece entitled “Upward Slope or Downward Slope” to the Research Center of Niigata “Niigata Now and Tomorrow”, December 2011 edition, No. 458, lead piece (Representative Director Yoshiaki Nishimura)
25 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
The Fourth Japan–Russia Conference to Promote Interregional Economic Cooperation (Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, ERINA Deputy Director-General Tadashi Sugimoto)
21 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Address at the “Market Cultivation Seminar Utilizing Niigata Port and Harbour” organized by Niigata Prefecture (Kumagaya, Senior Research Fellow Hirofumi Arai)
19 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Presentation at the City Planning Institute of Japan “FY 2011 (46th) Academic Research Paper Presentation Meeting” (Tokyo, Senior Research Fellow Hirofumi Arai)
18 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Participation in the “Japan Sea Economic Subregion Meeting for Exchange of Opinions” organized by the Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China (Business Support Division Director Hisashi Sato)
16 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
[16-18 November] The 7th Asian DME Conference [ERINA supported] (Toki Messe)
16 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Northeast Asia Natural Gas Development and Utilization Research Group Members’ Seminar (Tokyo, Senior Research Fellow Hirofumi Arai)
15 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
The Fourth Japan–Russia Energy and Environment Dialogue (Toki Messe)
14 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Northeast Asian Energy Security Study Group (ERINA Meeting Room, ERINA Deputy Director-General Tadashi Sugimoto)
12 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
[12–19 November] Hosting of trainees for the JICA Niigata Prefectural Technical Assistance Project for Implementation of Street Drainage in Ulaanbaatar (Senior Research Fellow Enkhbayar Shagdar)
11 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Appearance on the BSN Niigata television program “News Studio Niigata” (Planning & PR Division Director Toshihiko Nakamura)
10 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Report at the Niigata University “Fostering of Young Human Resources Symposium 2011” (Research Division Director Mitsuhiro Mimura)
9 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Staging of the “New Era for Northeast Asian Logistics” seminar subsidized by the Foundation for International Trade and Industrial Co-operation (ITIC) (Tokyo, Business Support Division Director Hisashi Sato, et al)
7 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Visit of the Democratic Party of Japan Chiba City Assembly Members Group (Managing Director Koichi Ito, et al)
4 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Visit of Heilongjiang Provincial Academy of Social Sciences (Managing Director Koichi Ito, et al)
2 November 2011|ERINA-Chronicle
Visit of Ministerial Counselor from the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (Managing Director Koichi Ito, et al)