Sales down 0.9% in the United States retail
American is noted as an important indicator of the movement of personal consumption, last year in December retail sales, in addition to the significant decline in gasoline prices, and result in not sluggish even holiday season, compared to the previous month declined 0.9 percent.
The project cost top up the maintenance Shinkansen opened ahead of schedule interval
The project cost of the new year of new Shinkansen lines, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, each stretching to the section of the Hokuriku Shinkansen and Hokkaido Shinkansen was supposed to be ahead of the opening, be allocated either to top up by 8 billion yen this fiscal year me was officially decided.
The rise to $ 1 116 yen table
Tokyo Foreign Exchange Market on the 14th, the stronger the movement to buy a circle that is relatively safe assets from wary to that is followed by a decline in crude oil prices, the yen temporary, $ 1 = 116 yen stand second half I rose up.
Can not be identified cause of McDonald's contamination
Contamination of the product is successively "McDonald's" as a result of examining the vinyl-like foreign matter which has been that there is a possibility that mixed in the manufacturing process, rather than the material which is used in Thailand factories and domestic store, cause of contamination I announced that could not be identified.
Wearable terminal latest Technology
Information equipment to wear, Japan's largest exhibition to introduce the latest products and technologies of the so-called "wearable terminal" was started in Tokyo from the 14th.
Government ruling Shinkansen opened ahead of schedule decision
For interval of stretching the Hokuriku Shinkansen and Hokkaido Shinkansen, Committee of the government and the ruling party 14 days, officially decided to accelerate the opening period, use fee increases and national and local facilities bear to be paid from JR by, for example, increasing the project cost, it is now possible to ensure the financial resources.
Maximum Olympics anticipation sports-related budget the past
Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic of 2020 ahead after five years, in the new fiscal year budget, sports-related, such as strengthening cost of players for the medal is now the best of 29 billion yen past increased significantly. The main budget of interest are as follows.
To earthquake reconstruction 3 trillion 900 billion yen over
In budget of the new fiscal year, total 3 trillion 908.7 billion yen has been recorded in the special account for the reconstruction projects of the Great East Japan Earthquake.
Drops near 300 yen closing price
Tokyo stock market 14 days, amid a decline in crude oil prices continues, out orders to sell a wide range of stocks from such a sense of caution to the world economy, the Nikkei Stock Average, it drops close to 300 yen, interrupt the ¥ 17,000 units year.
And recorded a 6.1 billion yen extra preparation for the Isahaya Bay open gate
Government is the new year budget determined the 14th Cabinet, as a countermeasure expenses send-off of the implementation is related to the open gate investigation of Isahaya Bay reclamation project of subsequent Nagasaki Prefecture, more than 6.1 billion yen was recorded.
¥ 722.5 billion in "local creation"
Government in today's cabinet meeting, the total amount of general accounting decided to budget for the new fiscal year, 2015 fiscal year with a maximum of 96 trillion 342 billion yen past. Of these, 722.5 billion yen will be devoted to it is an important issue of the Abe Cabinet "local creation".
Also send-off or reduction in the new fiscal year budget consumption tax hike postponed
The government, in the Cabinet, the total amount of general accounting decided to budget for the new fiscal year, 2015 fiscal year with a maximum of 96 trillion 342 billion yen past. If you raised the consumption tax rate to 10 percent, as enhance measures of social security, but was scheduled to Komu prime the order of 1 trillion 800 billion yen together at the national and local, is postponed, or saw off the part of the enhancement measures, implementation order or to reduce the scale, it was decided to devote less 1 trillion 362 billion yen less 400 billion yen.
TPP Date US Secretary level talks resume
Around the TPP = Pacific partnership agreement, and US governments to day, and resumed in Tokyo from the 14th Secretary level talks between the two countries, with the aim of negotiating conclusion of until this year spring, of agricultural products 5 items and auto parts such as the handling of customs, we have decided to exchange opinions about the field you are difficulties.
Stock morning closing price drops
Tokyo stock market 14 days, in a decline in crude oil prices continues, stock prices out the sell order from such a sense of caution to the world economy has fallen.
Yen exchange rate $ 1 = 117 yen table
Tokyo foreign exchange market 14 days, from a relatively cautious sense of that is followed by a decline in crude oil prices, out movement to buy a circle, which is a safe asset, the yen mid yen $ 1 = 117 base until I am risen.
Heisei Cabinet decision 27 fiscal budget
Government in the Cabinet of the 14th, the total amount of general accounting decided to budget for the new fiscal year, 2015 fiscal year with a maximum of 96 trillion 342 billion yen past.
Low of about 5 and a half years crude oil futures
Tokyo Commodity Exchange of the 14th, since the UAE = United Arab Emirates of Ministers has a negative remark in crude oil production cuts, out the sell order in crude oil futures, with a about 5 and a half years of low year.
In the middle of the US long-term interest rates decreased 1.8% base
New York bond market of the 13th is not foresee whether crude oil prices will fall far, long-term interest rates from that it has strengthened the movement to buy American government bonds that investors are relatively safe assets, a temporary 1.8 percent The decrease in the middle of, it became level for the first time in about three months.
Firm project cost allocations of new Shinkansen lines
In response to the Cabinet decision of budget of the new year - 2015 fiscal year, the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, for the project cost of new Shinkansen lines of the new fiscal year, each stretching to the section of the Hokuriku Shinkansen and Hokkaido Shinkansen was supposed to be ahead of schedule the opening Both had solidified a policy to distribute by top up by 8 billion yen this fiscal year.
Safety appeal JR is Shinkansen in the US
The beginning to the western United States high-speed rail of the Board of Directors of the California countries aim orders Japan, attended a small 縣方 tree vice-president of JR East, I appeal to such safety of Japan's Shinkansen.
Ruble again decline followed by accelerating inflation concern
In response to the decline in crude oil prices, last month currency rubles of oil-producing countries Russia, and plunged the after had been back a little value, followed by a re-ruble decline amid crude oil to update the lows, and rose to center the imported goods concern that inflation will accelerate Te has comes out.
Downward revision in the World Bank economic growth forecast Date Europe downturn
World Bank about the world economy this year, the rapid depreciation of crude oil pointed out the European and Japanese economic recovery delay of those acting on plus, plus than the 0.4 percentage point cut 3% prediction of overall growth rate ever I was revised downward to.
NY crude oil 1:01 barrel $ 44 table
New York crude oil market 13 days, UAE = United Arab Emirates ministers gathered sell orders in futures from the fact that the negative remarks in crude oil production cuts, futures prices temporarily drops to 1 barrel = 44 dollars , It was a low level of nine months the first time in years approximately 5.
The new fiscal year budget to today Cabinet decision
Government, total of general accounting has to be determined by the Cabinet of past maximum of 96 trillion 340 billion yen about to become the new year - 2015 fiscal year budget 14 days.