TPP Japan-US ministerial talks resume
In around the TPP = Pacific partnership agreement, 17 day and night, the governments of Japan and the United States to resume ministerial talks, Amari economic recovery Minister, the US summit Sakinohi, President Obama is Japanese agriculture prior to this did on revealed that it showed the position to not seek political decision to undergo a devastating blow, we have emphasized the determination, such as the handling of customs as beef and pork, and would like to eliminate as much as possible the gap of opinion.
Group interview meetings to ensure system engineer
Group interview that attempts to ensure the system engineer to concern such as the introduction allocate a number to each and every individual in the country in order to centralize the information of the tax and social security of the "common number system", the future, that or not to shortages have emerged meeting was held in Tokyo Chiyoda Ward.
"Funny intervention wage increase every year," Mimura President
For wage increase request of the government, said, "every year, going to demand wage increases continuously government to intervene it funny," said at a press conference, Mimura, President of the Japan Chamber of Commerce, individual companies in labor negotiations next year later I showed the idea that we should respect the autonomy of.
Rose a modest yen exchange rate
From such as that view FRB = Federal Reserve Board of the United States would go ahead to raise interest rates early is retracted, by selling the dollar, the Tokyo foreign exchange market of the 17th is slightly the yen exchange rate movement to buy a circle out I now rise Na.
18% decrease in gasoline sales rush recoil
Kimura, Yasushi chairman petroleum Motouri largest, of JX Nippon Oil & Energy, revealed that the reactionary decline in last-minute demand for consumption tax hike before, the sales volume of gasoline was reduced by 18% compared to the same period of last year and earlier this month has to.
Landings decreased significantly Kochi first Gatsuo
It was found that landings of the last month of the first Gatsuo fishing Kochi greet the golden age from spring to early summer every year remains in 10 tons over, it fell significantly to about one-seventh of the last year. Fisheries Experiment Station has to be "is considered possible that potential and that ocean temperatures in the south of Japan is slightly lower than usual, north of bonito is delayed, abundance itself of bonito has decreased" about the cause of the poor catch.
Revised downward "weak movement" judgment consumer confidence
When you more of last month by the Cabinet Office announced on "consumption Survey", index indicating the prospect of such consumer confidence over the next half year, in the fourth consecutive month from such concern that burden increases with the increase in the consumption tax rate The worse, the Cabinet Office has been revised downward to "be weak signs" an overall assessment based on the index.
Japanese direct investment to China half
From such that the investment in the service industry has increased significantly, the amount of foreign direct investment in the first quarter until last month, were up 5.5 percent compared to the same period of last year from January this year in China But, investment from Japan has become a significant decrease nearly 50 percent in the background, such as the cooling of the Japan-China relations among these.
Japanese direct investment to China half
And from that investment to the service industry has increased significantly, the amount of foreign direct investment in the first quarter until the last month, 5.5 percent increase in the island compared to the same period of last year from January this year in China was, but investment from Japan has become a significant decrease nearly 50 percent in the background, such as the cooling of the Japan-China relations among these.
Price movements modest share price
The Tokyo stock market of the 17th, trading aggressive is refrain from going to want to assess the such as the contents of the announcement of the company, share price became a modest price movements.
Convenience store opens composite Karaoke
The 17th, the store is provided with a convenience store on the corner of the karaoke bar, you can bring to the products was opened in Tokyo.
Postponed to research whaling security consultation Miyagi coast
And clarify the prospect would be for research whaling in Ishinomaki City, Miyagi Prefecture coast which is scheduled from the 22nd of this month, the Fisheries Agency is required is time to consultation with the Coast Guard and police falls security, to postpone the start of the study has to.
Match in Japan and the United States "important compromise" in the TPP
Amari economic regeneration Minister has visited Washington and, because it met while dinner and Froment Trade Representative of the United States, to fill the gap of opinion between Japan and the United States over the TPP = Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, that you compromise with each other is important agreement was recognition that he.
Economic decision deferred by the Bank of Japan eight regions
It was announced on the 17th of the latest "Regional Economic Report", seen the impact of consumption tax hike, but the economy as has been recovering slowly, out of the region of one national 9, the Bank of Japan, the economy of the Hokuriku region as a trend While upwardly revised the judgment, it was deferred to the judgment of the regional economy of the remaining eight.
The frame of the low tariff in Japan-Australia EPA beef tongue imports
The publication was solidified in the negotiations of the EPA = economic partnership agreement with Japan and Australia that outline agreement, the detailed contents of the handling of agricultural products, if and only import a certain amount of Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, lower than normal "beef tongue" It was revealed or providing a frame to apply the tariff rate.
Modest price movements and stock price am
The Tokyo stock market of the 17th, while the order is out to buy in response to that stock price has risen in the New York market of the 16th, also order out to sell trying to secure profits for the time being, the stock has become a modest price movements .
Minimum power of summer outlook of securing
The prospect of power supply and demand of this summer that power companies showed the 17th, we have spare capacity, which is the minimum required for the stable supply and can be ensured in the country, but in terms of verification of the supply and demand, government power-saving associated with the numerical targets It has to be carefully considered whether it is necessary to perform the request.
New car showdown between Japan and Korea at NY Auto Show
Auto Show to showcase the latest car in the world in New York is opened, and Korean manufacturers globe, Japan, announced at the same time the new model of the mid-size sedan the mainstay in the United States market.
"Rush demand rebound also continue a gradual recovery," Bank of Japan Governor
The 17th, the Bank of Japan to open the branch meeting, about the outlook for the economy, Kuroda President, recognized "even while under the influence of the recoil of the last-minute demand by the consumption tax hike, it will continue a gradual recovery in the keynote basis" and I showed.
The restrain FRB chairman early rate hike
Emphasized the idea of judgment in helping Ieren chairman of FRB = Federal Reserve Board, which corresponds to the central bank of the United States is a lecture, for the termination of the zero interest rate policy of the unusual, it was sure to check the improvement of prices and employment, the market I was checking the interest rate hike observation of early smoldering in part.
To transfer to the British headquarters oversees Starbucks, etc. Europe
The 16th, a major coffee chain "Starbucks" is, fend off criticism announced it will transfer to London, England from Amsterdam in the Netherlands, the head office to oversee the business, such as Europe, that have not paid proper income tax in the United Kingdom I seen that there is aim.
$ 160 or more appreciation NY Dow
In New York stock market of the 16th, the order spread to buy against the backdrop of expectations of performance of corporate America, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stock price has risen by $ 160 or more.
Domestic new car sales significantly drop in consumption tax increase after
in the half-moon of the 1st and later this month the consumption tax rate was raised, the number of new cars sold in the country, lower than nearly 20 percent compared to the same period of the previous year, that it has become a significant decline is now clear .
Discussion the definition of personal data
Study Group of the government of the so-called big data, think about the utilization information relating to the individual being use value is high, of "personal data" is opened, it is defined such as the location information of the mobile phone and hit the target data, personal Secretariat proposed that it is assumed will be protected so that There are not specific was shown.