Inauguration of the Noda Cabinet
Friday, September 2, 2011
On September 2, 2011, the Noda Cabinet was inaugurated.
Upon the formation of a new Cabinet, Mr. Osamu Fujimura, the new Chief Cabinet Secretary, announced the list of Cabinet members at the Prime Minister's Office.
Later, the investiture ceremony of the Prime Minister and the attestation ceremony of the Ministers of State were held at the Imperial Palace, marking the official inauguration of the Noda Cabinet.
Returning to the Prime Minister's Office, new Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda held a press conference, which was followed by the first Cabinet meeting and the taking of the commemorative photograph.