Vol.23 No.5 January 2006

- Domestic -

Appointments of MAFF Officials

Resumption of Beef Imports from the USA and Canada Decided

- International -

Prime Minister Koizumi Agrees to Start EPA Negotiations with Chile, also Signs Japan-Canada Economic Framework 

Prime Minister Koizumi Announces Development Initiative for WTO Negotiations

Japan-ASEAN Summit Meeting Joint Declaration Urges Accelerated EPA Negotiations

WTO Negotiation Framework to be Agreed at the End of April, 2006

- Environment -

Helping Nipponia nippon (Temminck) Return to Wild Life

- Food Marketing and Distribution -

Production History of Cattle to be Voice Recorded