Main events scheduled for Dec. 20-26

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Main events scheduled in Japan for Dec. 20-26: Dec. 20 (MON) -- No major events. Dec. 21 (TUES) -- Extraordinary parliament session to close. -- Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. to launch H2A rocket carrying communication satellite of Britain's Inmarsat from Tanegashima Space Center in Kagoshima Prefecture. Dec. 22 (WED) -- Bank of Japan to release minutes of Oct. 27-28 Policy Board meeting. Dec. 23 (THURS) -- Former Emperor Akihito to turn 88. Dec. 24 (FRI) -- Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications to release nationwide consumer price index for November. Dec. 25 (SAT) -- No major eve...

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