May 9, 2002
Ministry of Public Management,
Home Affairs,
Posts and Telecommunications

INFO-COMMUNICATIONS PROMOTION MONTH 2002
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The MPHPT is implementing INFO-COMMUNICATIONS PROMOTION MONTH 2002 (Telecom Fair 2002) from May 15 to June 15, 2002. On June 3, which falls in the middle of the month, there will be commemorative ceremonies across the country. At these ceremonies, the MPHPT Minister, President of the Council of INFO-COMMUNICATIONS PROMOTION MONTH, and other officials will present awards to people and organizations that have helped the spread and development of info-communications

For details refer to the Japanese web site
http://www.soumu.go.jp/s-news/2002/020509_1.html

Please refer questions concerning this press release to:

International Policy Division, International Affairs Department
Telecommunications Bureau
Ministry of Public Management, Home Affairs, Posts and Telecommunications
Tel: (03) 5253-5920 Fax: (03) 5253-5924
feedback_e-telecom@soumu.go.jp