Regional Information Shiga

Shiga, aiming to become a global innovation base

Your Regional Guide : Eisuke Fujioka

  • Inquires about investment in Japan.

Business Attraction Office

4-1-1 Kyomachi Otsu,Shiga,♯520-8577
Tel: +81-77-528-3792 Fax: +81-77-528-4876


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The information below is as of November 2017.

Living environment

Shiga Prefecture boasts its status as a geographical junction that connects three major areas in Japan: the Kinki, Chubu and Hokuriku regions; its rich nature represented by Lake Biwa, the largest lake in Japan; much historical and cultural heritage passed down for generations; and, comfortable living environments, which is highly recognized by the public.
- Consultation counter for foreign residents:
Shiga Intercultural Association for Globalization