Newsletter No.1 January-1998

On the Draft Budget for FY 1998



The Draft Budget of FY 1998 for the Frontier Research System



Governmental Draft Budget for FY 1998
2,951 million yen (1,395 million yen)
JAMSTEC 2,470 (1,176)
NASDA 481 (219)
note ) : the amounts in the parentheses are the ones of the approved budget for FY 1997

In FY 1998, we have largely expanded the research field.
In addition to the 13 successive projects from FY 1997, we have established a new research program on atmospheric composition variations, and started 2 projects of that program. In the existing research programs, 3 new projects are commenced.



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