Japan Calendar, Jan. 16-20

Jan. 16 (Bloomberg) -- The following is a calendar of expected financial events in Japan. Other calendars can be found at: {ECO JN <GO>} for economic indicators, {ACDR <GO>} for earnings, and {CACT <GO>} for corporate actions. Times may change.

Jan. 16

Economic Events: 08:50 Machinery orders for Nov. 08:50 Corporate goods price index for Dec. 14:00 Consumer confidence survey for Dec.

Other Events: NA Secretariat of the investigation commission on the

accident at the Fukushima nuclear plants holds meeting. 09:00 Bank of Japan bureau chiefs conference. 09:30 Bank of Japan releases statement by Governor Masaaki

Shirakawa. 10:00 KDDI Corp. President Takashi Tanaka unveils new

service at Cerulean Tower Tokyu Hotel. 10:30 Announcement of auction for Enhanced-liquidity. 11:00 Chief Cabinet Secretary Osamu Fujimura gives regular

press conference. 11:00 Tokyo Electric Power Co. holds regular press

conference on Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear disaster. 13:00 Ruling Democratic Party of Japan holds party

convention. 14:30 Regional economic report, Bank of Japan. 15:15 Bank of Japan Osaka bureau chief gives press

conference. 15:30 Hiromasa Yonekura, chairman of Keidanren and chairman

of Sumitomo Chemical Co., gives regular press

conference. 16:30 Basic figures on fails, Dec. 16:30 Fukushima nuclear disaster countermeasure headquarters

holds press conference on Tokyo Electric Power Co.’s

Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power plant. 17:20 Bank of Japan Nagoya, Sapporo, Fukuoka bureau chiefs

give press conference.

Jan. 17

Economic Events: 08:50 Tertiary industry indexes, Nov. 10:00 Beer shipments, Dec. 11:00 Electricity generated and purchased in Dec.,

preliminary. 11:00 Used vehicle sales, Dec. 13:30 Current survey of commerce for Nov., final report.

Other Events: NA Finance Minister Jun Azumi, Economy Minister Motohisa

Furukawa and Chief Cabinet Secretary Osamu Fujimura

give press conferences following Cabinet meeting. 10:20 Auction notice of Treasury Discount Bills. 10:30 Auction notice of 30-year Japanese government bonds. 11:00 Tokyo Electric Power Co. holds regular press

conference on Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear disaster. 12:35 Auction result of Treasury Discount Bills. 12:45 Auction result of 30-year Japanese government bonds. 13:30 Yasuchika Hasegawa, chairman of Japan Association of

Corporate Executives and also president of Takeda

Pharmaceutical Co., gives regular press conference. 15:00 Investment Trusts Association releases investment

trust overview for Dec. 16:00 Chief Cabinet Secretary Osamu Fujimura gives regular

press conference. 18:00 Tokyo Electric Power Co. gives regular press

conference on Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear disaster.

Jan. 18

Economic Events: 08:50 Monetary survey, Nov. 13:30 Industrial production for Nov., final report.

Other Events: 10:20 Auction notice of Treasury Discount Bills. 10:20 Announcement of Treasury Discount Bills. 11:00 Chief Cabinet Secretary Osamu Fujimura gives regular

press conference. 11:00 Tokyo Electric Power Co. holds regular press

conference on Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear disaster. 12:35 Auction result of Treasury Discount Bills. 13:00 Finance Minister Jun Azumi gives speech at the Foreign

Correspondents’ Club of Japan. 14:15 Katsunori Nakanishi, chairman of Regional Banks

Association of Japan and also president of Shizuoka

Bank Ltd., gives press conference at the Japan

National Press Club. 16:00 Chief Cabinet Secretary Osamu Fujimura gives regular

press conference. 18:00 Tokyo Electric Power Co. gives regular press

conference on Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear disaster. 19:00 Toshiyuki Shiga, chairman of Japan Automobile

Manufacturers Association Inc., gives regular press

conference.

Jan. 19

Economic Events: 08:50 International transactions in securities for last week. 10:30 Monthly labor survey for Nov., final report. 13:00 Tokyo condominium sales, Dec. 14:30 Department store sales for Dec.

Other Events: 10:30 Auction notice of 5-year Japanese government bonds. 10:30 Announcement of 20-year Japanese government bonds. 11:00 Chief Cabinet Secretary Osamu Fujimura gives regular

press conference. 11:00 Tokyo Electric Power Co. gives press conference on

Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear disaster. 12:45 Auction result of 5-year Japanese government bonds. 15:30 Katsunori Nagayasu, chairman of the Japan Bankers

Association and also president of Mitsubishi UFJ

Financial Group Inc., gives press conference. 15:30 Reconstruction Minister Tatsuo Hirano gives speech at

the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan. 16:00 Chief Cabinet Secretary Osamu Fujimura gives regular

press conference. 16:30 Fukushima nuclear disaster countermeasure headquarters

holds press conference on Tokyo Electric Power Co.’s

Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power plant.

Jan. 20

Economic Events: 11:00 Electricity demand for Dec., preliminary. 13:30 Current survey of selected service industries, Nov.,

final report. 13:30 All industry activity index for Nov. 14:00 Crude steel production for Dec. 14:00 Diffusion index for Nov., revised. 16:00 Convenience store sales for Dec.

Other Events: NA Finance Minister Jun Azumi, Economy Minister Motohisa

Furukawa and Chief Cabinet Secretary Osamu Fujimura

give press conferences, following a Cabinet meeting. 10:20 Auction notice of Treasury Discount Bills. 11:00 Tokyo Electric Power Co. gives press conference on

Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear disaster. 12:35 Auction result of Treasury Discount Bills. 16:00 Chief Cabinet Secretary Osamu Fujimura gives regular

press conference. 18:00 Tokyo Electric Power Co. gives press conference on

Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear disaster.