The European Commission, DG I, has published a call for call for expression of interest for a tender for a language-tuition contract to be issued by the European Commission in the framework of the "Executive Training Programme in Japan" (ETP). Institutions which are interested in having their name entered on a list of potential contractors are invited to submit an invitation in accordance with the rules set out in the call. The "Executive Training Programme", financed by the European Commission in the framework of its export promotion measures to Japan, aims at helping European companies to target the Japanese market by training young managers to build up skills in the Japanese language and business culture. ETP is an annual programme and consists of 12 months of intensive study of the Japanese language followed by a 6-month period of training in Japanese companies. For further information, please contact: Delegation of the European Commission in Japan Europa House 9-15 Sanbancho Chiyoda-Ku Tokyo 102 Mr. R. Filon, Commercial Attache Tel. +81-3-32390441; Fax +81-3-32615194 Telex 072-28567 COMEUTOK J.