Main events scheduled for March 29-April 4

©Kyodo News

Main events scheduled in Japan for March 29-April 4:

March 29 (Mon)

-- 5th anniversary for enforcement of security legislation that allows Self-Defense Forces to engage in limited forms of collective self-defense.

March 30 (Tues)

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

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

March 31 (Wed)

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

April 1 (Thurs)

-- Bank of Japan to release March Tankan business sentiment survey.

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

April 2 (Fri)

-- Democratic Party for People to convene party convention.

April 3 (Sat)

-- No major events.

April 4 (Sun)

-- Akita gubernatorial election to be held.