CG Greenberg visits Toyama Glass Museum
August 22 - CG Greenberg and Toyama Mayor Masashi Mori admire the work of American glass artist Dale Chihuly at the opening of the Toyama Glass Museum.
70th Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony
August 6 - Ambassador Caroline Kennedy and Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Rose Gottemoeller attend the ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.
Tesla Motors in Osaka
August 4 – Consul General Allen Greenberg attends the opening of California-based Tesla Motors’ permanent showroom in downtown Osaka. Japan is one of the few overseas markets that the American electric car manufacturer has decided to enter.
Consulate Celebrates Independence Day
July 2 - Consul General Greenberg welcomed nearly 500 important friends and contacts, including special guests Mozu-yan and Big Lincoln, to Universal Studios Japan to join in the celebration of America's 239th birthday.
Ambassador Kennedy Visits Kyotango City
June 25 - Ambassador Caroline Kennedy visited the U.S. Army Kyogamisaki Communication Site, toured the beautiful Kotobiki-hama "singing sands" beach, and met with local community leaders in Kyotango to thank them for their important support for the U.S.-Japan Alliance.
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