ASEAN strengthen cooperation confirmation and Japan
Soap Kimihiro ambassador of the Mission of Japan to the ASEAN = Association of Southeast Asian Nations has met with Min, Secretary General of the ASEAN Secretariat when linin, towards the establishment of the Economic Community to be scheduled next year, sure to strengthen their ties further with Japan were.
Anti-whaling organizations wire surveillance ship
The Fisheries Agency, the morning of the 10th Japan time, the monitoring of the Fisheries Agency ship that accompanied the research whaling in the Antarctic Ocean, small boats anti-whaling groups of "Sea Shepherd" is, with a wire over five times in front of the ship It was announced that it was the interference like throw the ropes.
Beer companies to "luxury line" strengthening
It was announced amid a beer away of youth, reduction of beer based beverages market continues, Kirin Brewery for the first time, and selling products of high price range called the premium beer. It is now that in this field, such as Suntory the preceding strong, major beer companies aligned, and to strengthen this "premium beer market."
Rise consecutive month diffusion index 3
from such that in addition to the fact that shipping and automobile production grew, improving trend of the ratio of job offers to job seekers was followed, diffusion index of November last year, the Cabinet Office has been collectively, the third consecutive month the index that indicates the present state of the economy at I rose.
2 years lead "iPhone effect" mobile subscriptions DoCoMo
The number of contracts for mobile phone companies in the last month, with a net increase the number of minus cancellations new contract, NTT DoCoMo, the largest is the top for the first time in two years, the effect of the iPhone was introduced in the fall of last year, also clearly the number of subscribers It was a form that appears in the.
"No wonder the power-saving" frigid Hokkaido
For the power usage of Hokkaido Electric Power tube is increasing in severe chill, with described "unpredictable surface there is supply and demand situation of power," said Mogi Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, the power saving in the range of reasonable continue appealed.
The welcome of Economy, Trade and Industry phase Keidanren President-Elect
At a press conference after the cabinet meeting, for Sakakibara Teisei president leading textile and chemical manufacturers were to be appointed as the chairman of the next of Keidanren "Toray", Mogi Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, to the realization of a virtuous cycle of "economic It said it would "share the basic idea towards, has shown its intention to welcome.