Selected for the “Subsidy for the location of businesses for creating employment in the affected areas by the tsunami and the nuclear accident” by Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
Division in Charge: Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau ,Regional Economic and Industrial Policy Group, Industrial Facilities Division Release
Date: November 27, 2015
Overview of the subsidy program:
This subsidy program aims to facilitate companies’ establishment of new business facilities and create jobs in order to accelerate the industrial reconstruction in the areas inundated by the tsunami in Aomori, Iwate, Miyagi, Fukushima and Ibaraki Prefectures, which experienced particularly great damage due to the Great East Japan Earthquake, and in evacuation zones in Fukushima Prefecture severely affected by the nuclear power plant accident and where the evacuation order has been lifted, by partially subsidizing their cost of building new or additional factories and other facilities.