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2016 News archive

December 12, 2016

Train Schedules During the New Year Holiday

December 9, 2016

Kuala Lumpur store showcases Tokyo artists and attractions

December 6, 2016

Tsukiji Market’s tuna auction observation area closed to visitors from December to mid-January

December 1, 2016

Disaster Preparedness Drill for Foreign Residents

November 28, 2016

Invest Tokyo Seminar Winter 2017 Hosted by Tokyo Metropolitan Government

November 22, 2016

Odaiba Rainbow Fireworks 2016

November 21, 2016

New types of solar-powered public chargers at Starbucks

November 17, 2016

Multilingual website launched to attract more tourists to Tokyo's countryside and islands

November 16, 2016

Tokyo Cap-and-Trade Program: All covered facilities achieve their CO2 emission reductions for the first compliance period

November 15, 2016

Port of Tokyo Winter Evening Cruise

November 10, 2016

Tokyo Great Garden Autumn Campaign

October 24, 2016

Tokyo Named World’s No. 1 City by U.S. Travel Magazine

October 6, 2016

Message on climate change sent by leaders of the world’s cities on the occasion of the G20 Summit

October 5, 2016

Taste of Tokyo 2016 – Details Finalized

October 4, 2016

Japan International Aerospace Exhibition 2016, October

September 29, 2016

“FREE Wi-Fi & TOKYO" now available at 18 more metropolitan parks

September 8, 2016

Governor’s Comments on the Rio Paralympic Games Opening Ceremony

September 6, 2016

RIKUGIEN GARDENS ILLUMINATION Immerse yourself in fall colors in a daimyo’s garden

August 18, 2016

Explore Ueno’s World Heritage Site with the Limited Edition UENO WELCOME PASSPORT!

August 17, 2016

Multilingual Versions of Tokyo’s White Paper on Urban Development

August 15, 2016

Tokyo Grand Tea Ceremony 2016 Enjoy the Japanese tea ceremony with an English explanation

August 10, 2016

Taste of Tokyo 2016

August 6, 2016

Governor's Comments on the Rio Olympic Games Opening Ceremony

August 5, 2016

Tokyo 2020 Live Sites in 2016 – from Rio to Tokyo –

July 15, 2016

&Tokyo official website to introduce people and history that shape the appeal of Tokyo

July 14, 2016

Extra Train Services for 2016 Summer Fireworks Festivals

July 13, 2016

The launch of the “WE & TOKYO” campaign

July 1, 2016

Tokyo Hydrogen Museum to Open

June 30, 2016

Visitor Admission Time Change at Tsukiji Market

June 22, 2016

Monozukuri/Takumi no Waza Expo 2016Traditional Skill & TOKYO

June 20, 2016

Inviting foreign nationals to a guided cruise in Tokyo Bay

June 8, 2016

Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia 2016

June 2, 2016

Field Test of a Multilingual Guidance App on Railways A First in the National Capital Region

May 18, 2016

Locations of donation boxes to support earthquake recovery efforts in the Kumamoto area

May 13, 2016

the video “See you in Tokyo and Tohoku in 2020”

May 13, 2016

CRUISE FESTA 2016 Join one of the biggest cruise festivals in the country!

May 13, 2016

Invest Tokyo Seminar 2016 in London

May 12, 2016

SYMPOSIUM The Tokyo Metropolitan Government White Paper on the Social Participation of Women: Toward a Tokyo where everyone can lead fulfilling lives

April 28, 2016

Strengthened security measures at the TMG Main Buildings to coincide with the G7 Ise-Shima Summit

April 25, 2016

Governor’s Comments on the Unveiling of the Tokyo 2020 Emblems

April 20, 2016

Donation box set up to support earthquake recovery efforts in the Kumamoto area

April 19, 2016

Free Wi-Fi launched on Tokyo streets

April 18, 2016

Invest Tokyo: Market Entry Seminar Spring 2016

April 8, 2016

Helping Muslim visitors get more out of Tokyo TOKYO MUSLIM Travelers’ Guide

April 6, 2016

Tokyo Great Garden Spring Campaign

April 5, 2016

Announcing the Urban White Paper CITY VIEW TOKYO

March 17, 2016

Program to increase foreign entrepreneurs

March 15, 2016

Collaborating with MUJI to bring the Tokyo brand to the world

March 14, 2016

Message of condolence sent to the Governor of São Paulo

March 3, 2016

Launch of Global Human Resource Staffing Support Project

February 23, 2016

Free Wi-Fi services for international visitors on Toei subway trains

February 23, 2016

Introducing the new “Tokyo Subway Ticket:” now even more convenient and easier to use!

February 22, 2016

Marathon Festa 2016 to be held

February 17, 2016

About Participation in the Climate Positive Development Program (C40 Sustainable Urban Development Recognition Framework)

February 7, 2016

Governor's Comments on the Missile Launch by North Korea

February 6, 2016

Message of condolence sent to the Mayor of Tainan

January 28, 2016

Tokyo’s Official Tourist Guide, “Tokyo Handy Guide” App Released

January 26, 2016


January 20, 2016

Launch of free Wi-Fi services

January 15, 2016

Message of condolence sent to the Governor of Jakarta

January 6, 2016

Regarding the Nuclear Test by North Korea