Omihachiman-shi, Shiga Prefecture, Prefecture, Japan

Overview

Overview of Omihachiman-shi
Location Inland of central region in Japan
Population 69,367
Area 76.97㎢
Administrative Departments 7 departments (1 office), 34 branches
City Council 20 council members
Features Developed cultural and transportation infrastructure, production of carbon and electronic products Beautiful natural scenery, balanced agriculture and industry
Date of Sister City Agreement December 1, 1994
Reasons for Sister City Agreement Friendship based on mutual historical relationship Globalization of both local governments and improvement of their competitiveness.
Website www.city.omihachiman.shiga.jp

History of Exchange

Omihachiman-shi, Shiga Prefecture, Prefecture, Japan photo
  • 28 mutual visits for 310 people (72 people in 10 visits to Omihachiman, 238 people in 18 invitations to Miryang)
  • Administrative Exchange Visits: 6 times (19 people in 2 visits to Omihachiman, 54 people in 4 invitations to Miryang)
  • Cultural Exchange Visits: 14 times (19 people in 4 visits to Omihachiman, 108 people in 10 invitations to Miryang)
  • Sports Exchange Visits: 3 times (27 people 27 people in 2 visits to Omihachiman 9 people in 1 invitation to Miryang)
  • Administrative Exchange Visits: 5 times (7 people in 2 visits to Omihachiman, 67 people in 3 invitations to Miryang)
Omihachiman-shi, Shiga Prefecture, Prefecture, Japan photo

Future Plans

  • Secure a hub for tour products to Miryang
  • Enhance friendship and exchange through cultural and artistic events
  • Mutual civilian exchange projects
  • Promotion of homestay programs as a method of youth and sports exchange