Main events scheduled for January
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Main events scheduled in Japan for January:
In late January
-- Ordinary Diet session to be convened.
Jan. 1 (Sun)
-- New Year reception to be held at Imperial Palace.
-- Government plan to curb electricity and city gas prices as part of inflation-relief step for households and companies to start.
-- Japan to begin two-year term as nonpermanent member of U.N. Security Council, occupying rotating presidency for month of January.
Jan. 2 (Mon)
-- Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako to extend New Year’s greetings to public gathered at Imperial Palace for first time since 2020.
Jan. 3 (Tues)
-- No m...