Significant decrease in department store sales year-on-year
Major department store four companies of the last month of sales, compared with a year ago it was strong in the consumption tax hike just before the rush demand, both more than 16%, were below.
As early as Osaka department store Cool Biz season
In Osaka that electricity prices for the enterprise has been price increases from one day, with the expectation that there is power saving efforts in the workplace proceed further, began the "Cool Biz" season of early as department store.
Officially announced the Japan Post Group three companies TSE listing application
Japan Post is under the umbrella as "Japan Post Bank" with "Japan Post Insurance", announced officially that it has filed an application procedure of shares listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Inauguration instructed the new organization, such as power interchange across region
Large-scale disaster, such as in the case of supply and demand of power is tight, new organization is the 1st instructing such as power of flexibility across the region, was launched.
Yen exchange rate Tankan received appreciation
Since the Tokyo foreign exchange market of the day that Tankan the Bank of Japan is lower than the market expected, and try to avoid the risk, out movement to buy a circle that is relatively safe assets, the yen has risen.
Countries and regions to apply for investment bank 49 of China proposed
For AIIB = Asian infrastructure investment bank China advocated the establishment, to to 31 days is a deadline that can apply to participate in order to join the founding members, countries and regions of the 49 expressed their intention of joining together, the application Island was.
Spate of investment banks Tour opinion of the Liberal Democratic Party Group China proposed
Tour of the AIIB = Asian infrastructure investment bank China advocated the establishment, at a meeting that diplomacy Group and financial Financial Group of the Liberal Democratic Party has opened jointly, careful opinion comes into participation of Japan as such opaque part is often in the management system On the other hand, it was pointed out also issued that should not preclude the possibility of future participation.
Decline in domestic new car sales 3 consecutive months more than 10%
Last month, new car of the number that have been sold in Japan, it decreased 11% over than the same month of the previous year from such that reaction of raising before the rush demand of consumption tax rate is prolonged, more than 10% over three consecutive months was declined.
I interrupt the stock price 一時 ¥ 19,000 units
Tokyo stock market daily spread sell order from such that typical indicators of Tankan was announced the morning was lower than expected in the market, the Nikkei Stock Average temporary, 10 000 to about 3 weeks the first time as during trading hours 9000 yen I interrupt.
The drops for the first time in gasoline prices 7 weeks
Retail price of this week of regular gasoline, this place crude oil price is drops from the fact that had fallen for the first time in seven weeks, the national average per liter was interrupt 140 yen.
Ceremony in the new year start all over
One day start of the new year, many companies have been carried out ceremony.
I interrupt the Nikkei Stock Average 一時 ¥ 19,000
Tokyo stock market of the day, from such as that economic decision of large companies in the manufacturing sector was lower than expected in the market in the Tankan the Bank of Japan announced the morning, out orders sell a wide range of stocks, the Nikkei Stock Average, a temporary , I interrupt the ¥ 19,000 units in approximately three weeks the first time as during trading hours.
Tankan flat with large manufacturers
Is the Bank of Japan Tankan = corporate short-term Economic Survey announced the 1st, typical indicators and large companies in the manufacturing sector of the economy judgment that is is a plus 12 points, was flat from the 3 months before study. Although such as crude oil price decline has become a tailwind of economy, there are still should be noted that prudence is the economic judgment of companies.
JBA chairman increase lending to rural agriculture and infrastructure
Was inaugurated in one day with the new chairman of the Japanese Bankers Association "Mizuho Financial Group" Sato Yasuhiro president of In response to the NHK interview, in order to spread the movement of economic recovery, such as in small and medium-sized enterprises, to such local agriculture and infrastructure-related businesses the importance of going to increase the loan I was stressed.
Countries and regions of AIIB participation application 48
For AIIB = Asian infrastructure investment bank China advocated the establishment, until March 31, which is the deadline that you can apply to participate in order to join the founding members, 48 countries and regions expressed their intention to participate to fit, was filed.
NY Dow Jones Industrial Average $ 200 drops
The 31st New York stock market, significantly than expected economic indicators related to manufacturing industry of market bad, spread sell order from that came out cautious view on the outlook for the economy, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stock price has fallen $ 200.
Applicants accepted sound and color from today to trademark
In order to boost the brand strategy of companies, "sound" and such as melody flowing in the ad, it will be able to register as a new trademark, etc. "color" to be used for products and stores, the acceptance of the application is started from the 1st was.
Change the tax system part of such gift tax and light motor vehicle tax
Consists of the 1st and the new year, the tax system, such as gift tax and light motor vehicle tax is part, will be changed.