The improvement in the US unemployment rate of 5.5%
Last month in February of employment statistics of the United States, the unemployment rate is 0.2 point improvement from the previous month at 5.5%, before and number of employed persons other than the agricultural sector, which represents the current state of the economy also greatly exceeded market expectations 295 000 people more than a month, I have continued to improve.
Japan Post to a new small delivery service
Amid the expansion of the Internet mail order continues, Japan Post, in order to strengthen the delivery of books and DVD such as small luggage, today announced that it start from next month a new delivery service that uses a slightly smaller envelope than ever before.
TPP Date US Secretary consultation continue to consultation
TPP = finished working-level talks between Japan and the United States the two countries over the Pacific partnership agreement, Oe chief negotiators agency that hits the negotiations, as difficult problems are still remaining, next week, or negotiating participation 12 that begins in Hawaii to match the country of chief negotiators meeting, we continued shows the idea to do a consultation between the two countries.
Sompo Japan Nipponkoa to invest in re-insurance company of Buddha
"Sompo Japan Insurance Inc. Japan Koa" of property and casualty insurance giant, to group company of by performing a 110 billion yen scale of investment to France's leading reinsurance company, future, has revealed that the strengthening of overseas business.
Extension Nissho President from demands of "intensive reconstruction period"
Before to become shortly four years from the Great East Japan Earthquake, Japan visited the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Mimura President and Reconstruction Agency to representatives from six days Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Northeast, it is up to the end of the next fiscal year to Takeshita reconstruction minister " I was handed a petition seeking such extension of intensive reconstruction period ".
Summary indictment Nissan former employee trade secret taking out
Nissan's former employee who was arrested a trade secret and as had been illegally taken out of the company, is summary indictment on charges of the 6th unfair competition law violations, has received a summary order of fine ¥ 500,000.
Ajinomoto to Nishii managing director promoted to the new president
"Ajinomoto" of food giant, towards the strengthening of overseas expansion, has decided to human cases to elevate the Nishii Takaaki managing director that has served as the head of the South American business to a new president.
Amari Minister "TPP negotiations conclusion is around May"
Amari economic revival minister, at a press conference after the cabinet meeting, for TPP = Pacific partnership agreement, since it has become a prospect that deliberation is delayed bill that gives a powerful negotiating authority to the Obama administration in the United States Congress, negotiated conclusion I showed the recognition that become this year around May.
Designers support of food PR national development in the affected areas
A package of design for wrapping food, etc. Tohoku region of companies have developed that were affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake, exhibition of works that collected by recruited nationwide designer, has been held in Roppongi, Tokyo. There already is also work that has been adopted in the new product packages, I have boost from design surface reconstruction of the company.
European or some participation in infrastructure Bank of China proposed
The Chinese government, in Asia infrastructure investment banks themselves have been proposed, some countries of Europe is revealed that shows the intention of participation, the judgment of Asia and out of the countries surrounding you whether you want to participate in the Bank impact is likely given.
"Japan Display" on new plant in Ishikawa Prefecture
"Japan Display" of small and medium-sized liquid crystal panel manufacturing giant, in order to increase the production of LCD panels for smartphones, where demand is expected, has revealed that an investment of approximately 170 billion yen, to build a new plant in Ishikawa Prefecture .
Yen exchange rate drops
Tokyo Foreign Exchange Market on 6th, in the wake of that details of the quantitative easing of the European Central Bank has been published, along with the euro against the dollar is advanced, the circle is sold against the dollar, yen exchange rate I had drops.
Diffusion index 2 consecutive months of rise in January
Diffusion index of this year in January, since the production and shipment of semiconductor manufacturing equipment and passenger cars has increased to overseas, index that shows the current state of the economy has increased two months in a row.
Rises to stock price ¥ 19,000 near
Tokyo stock market six days, from the fact that concerns about the future of the European economy is retracted the time being, buy order is spread, the Nikkei Stock Average rose to ¥ 19,000 nearby, wearing about 14 years and 11 months the first time highs year.
First store openings Sebunirebun in Kochi
While competition of convenience store companies is intensifying, "Sebunirebun Japan" the largest is entered in Kochi Prefecture, the 6th, for the first time to become the store in the prefecture was opened in Kochi.
Famima chairman brand unify including to consultation accelerated
Of major convenience store as "Family Mart", but of distribution leading with "Circle K Sunkus" to under the umbrella of "Uny Group Holdings" has become clear that enter into a full-fledged consultation towards the management integration, FamilyMart Chairman future, including one of the convenience store brand, has revealed the idea of accelerating the consultation.
Famima and to Uny management integration for full consultation
Of major convenience store as "Family Mart", the distribution leading with "Circle K Sunkus" the umbrella "Uny Group Holdings", in order to at once expand the store network around the convenience store, a full-fledged towards management integration became clear that to enter into consultation.
From the European Central Bank the 9th to the quantitative easing start
European Central Bank, the Board to determine the monetary policy, while it was decided to maintain the level of today's policy interest rate, because the euro zone is prevented from falling into deflation, it was to be carried out from this month, such as the countries of government bonds the quantitative easing to fund the market by purchase was announced that starting from this month the 9th.
Business leverage in beer major flagship brand strengthening
Amid shipments of beer based beverages to update the record low of 10 consecutive years, by enhancing the flagship brand among leading beer, a move to leverage the beer business has one after another.