Main events scheduled for November

© Kyodo News

Main events scheduled in Japan for November:

Nov. 1 (Mon)

-- Japan Automobile Dealers Association to release auto sales for October.

-- Finance Ministry to begin issuing newly redesigned 500 yen coins.

-- Japan to begin mandating domestic automakers to equip all new-model passenger cars with automatic braking systems.

Nov. 2 (Tues)

-- Bank of Japan to release minutes of Sept. 21-22 Policy Board meeting.

-- Tokyo High Court to hold first hearing in appeal of three former executives of Tokyo Electric Power Co. over verdict related to the Fukushima nuclear disaster in March 2011.

-- Government to announce recipients of annual fall decorations.

Nov. 3 (Wed)

-- Culture Day national holiday

Nov. 4 (Thurs)

-- No major events

Nov. 5 (Fri)

-- Japan Automobile Dealers Association to release auto sales by model for October.

Nov. 6 (Sat)

-- No major events

Nov. 7 (Sun)

-- No major events

Nov. 8 (Mon)

-- Cabinet Office to release preliminary composite indexes of economic indicators for September.

-- Bank of Japan to release summary of opinions from Oct. 27-28 Policy Board meeting.

Nov. 9 (Tues)

-- Cabinet Office to release monthly "economy watchers" survey for October.

-- Finance Ministry to release preliminary balance of payments statistics for September.

-- Yokohama District Court to hand down ruling on Ayumi Kuboki, a former nurse who has been charged with killing three patients by injecting disinfectant in their intravenous drips at a Yokohama hospital near Tokyo in 2016.

Nov. 10 (Wed)

-- No major events

Nov. 11 (Thurs)

-- No major events

Nov. 12 (Fri)

-- No major events

Nov. 13 (Sat)

-- No major events

Nov. 14 (Sun)

-- Hiroshima gubernatorial election to be held.

Nov. 15 (Mon)

-- Cabinet Office to release preliminary gross domestic product data for July-September quarter

Nov. 16 (Tues)

-- No major events

Nov. 17 (Wed)

-- Finance Ministry to release preliminary customs-cleared trade statistics for October.

-- Cabinet Office to release machinery orders for September.

-- Japan Tourism Agency to release data on number of foreign visitors for October.

Nov. 18 (Thurs)

-- Beaujolais Nouveau to go on sale.

Nov. 19 (Fri)

-- Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications to release nationwide consumer price index for October.

Nov. 20 (Sat)

-- No major events

Nov. 21 (Sun)

-- No major events

Nov. 22 (Mon)

-- No major events

Nov. 23 (Tues)

-- Labor Thanksgiving Day national holiday

Nov. 24 (Wed)

-- No major events

Nov. 25 (Thurs)

-- No major events

Nov. 26 (Fri)

-- No major events

Nov. 27 (Sat)

-- No major events

Nov. 28 (Sun)

-- No major events

Nov. 29 (Mon)

-- No major events

Nov. 30 (Tues)

-- Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare to release ratio of job offers to job seekers for October.

-- Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications to release unemployment rate for October.

-- Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry to release preliminary industrial production index for October.

-- Crown Prince Fumihito to turn 56.