Major non-life insurance company MS & AD to record loss of more than 60 billion yen Impact of new corona
A major non-life insurance company, MS&AD Holdings, announced that it will post a total loss of more than 60 billion yen in its financial results for the fiscal year ending March 31, due to the worldwide decline in stock prices due to the spread of the new coronavirus.
Most department stores are temporarily closed on Saturdays and Sundays.
Due to the spread of the new coronavirus infection, the demand for refraining from going out is spreading, so many department stores are temporarily closing the office on Saturdays and Sundays and are temporarily closed.
To reduce rents at tenant stores whose sales have fallen, such as Aeon
While many stores are seriously affected by the spread of the new coronavirus, AEON, a major retailer, is targeting stores whose sales have dropped significantly in order to support the management of specialty stores entering tenants such as shopping malls. The rent for last month and this month will be reduced.
Logistics industry is exhausted due to "hoarding" Consumers' behavior is a heavy burden
The "hoarding" of toilet paper and frozen foods, etc. that continue to occur in various regions as the infection with the new coronavirus spreads. The heavy burden of consumer behavior is in the truck industry, which accounts for over 90% of domestic freight transportation. I interviewed what was happening at the scene.
Super companies continue business on this weekend
Supermarkets are expected to continue operating even on Saturdays and Sundays, although some stores in the Tokyo metropolitan area may shorten business hours.
Yen price rises somewhat
The Tokyo foreign exchange market on the 2nd, the yen exchange rate has risen somewhat.
Tori nori, Kushikatsu Tanaka: Temporarily closed all directly managed stores to prevent the spread of infection
In order to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, many izakaya chains are closing their business after Saturday and Sunday and temporarily closing their business.
Sony establishes a new corona support fund of over 10 billion yen
In response to the global spread of the new coronavirus infection, Sony has established a fund of more than 10 billion yen in Japanese yen to support medical, educational and cultural fields.
Chemical manufacturer resumes raw material production to increase production of "Abigan"
A Japanese chemical maker resumed production of organic compounds used as raw materials for avigan in order to increase production of ``avigan,'' which is undergoing clinical trials to receive national approval as a new coronavirus therapeutic drug. Announced that it will be supplied to.
Nissho Mimura President "Emergency Statement Assumption Assumptions Should Be Shown in Advance"
At the press conference on the 2nd, the Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry said at the press conference that the government would assume what effect would be given to citizens' lives when the emergency declaration based on the Act on Special Measures against New Coronavirus was issued. I pointed out that it should be shown in advance.
Mitsubishi Motors to suspend all domestic plants
Demand for automobiles is declining due to the spread of the new coronavirus, so Mitsubishi Motors Corporation decided to expand production adjustment, and the production of cars at all domestic plants will be suspended temporarily this month. became.
Partial review of support for SoftBank WeWork
SOFTBANK Group announced that it will stop buying back shares of over 300 billion yen in Japanese yen by reviewing some of the support measures announced in October last year due to the deterioration of the management of US share office investee WeWork Did.
Postponed release of Seven & i Medium-term Management Plan New Coronavirus
A major distributor, Seven & i Holdings, has decided to postpone the announcement of its medium-term business plan for the next five years, which was scheduled for next week due to the spread of the new coronavirus infection making it difficult to see the future business environment. It was.
Stock price drops for 4 consecutive days
On the 2nd, the Tokyo stock market saw the Nikkei Stock Average drop for the fourth consecutive day due to fears that economic activity would stagnate due to the spread of the new coronavirus.
Pachinko Maruhan All 16 stores in Tokyo To be closed on the following weekends
In response to a request to refrain from going out, it turned out that "Maruhan", a major pachinko chain, will suspend all 16 stores in Tokyo on Saturdays, Sundays, 4th and 5th, and will temporarily close.
New Corona WEB bulletin board to support job hunting opens Tokyo Chamber of Commerce
To support students whose job-hunting activities are being affected by the spread of the new coronavirus, the Tokyo Chamber of Commerce and Industry has set up a bulletin board on its home page that collects information on SMEs that are actively hiring.
Over 300,000 consultations for small and medium-sized enterprises
While the financing of small and medium-sized enterprises has become difficult due to the spread of the new coronavirus, the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Kajiyama visited the government-affiliated financial institutions and credit guarantee associations in Tokyo who are consulting and providing financial support, even one case He said he wants to be able to meet the demands of many companies.
External Committee first meeting to restore trust in postal services
In response to the inadequate sales of Japan Post Insurance, the Japan Post Group has established a committee to receive advice from outside experts regarding efforts to restore trust, and the first meeting will be held on the 2nd. I was taken.
Nikkei executive compensation voluntary return Expansion of new corona infections
Japan Airlines, a major aviation company, has said that the number of users has decreased significantly due to the spread of the new coronavirus, and the business environment is deteriorating. 10% will be returned voluntarily.
Stock price turns up
The Tokyo stock market on the 2nd, in the afternoon, the Nikkei 225 stock price began to rise, but since then, the buying and selling have been mixed.
Yen exchange rate small price movement "The selling and buying of dollars are mixed"
The Tokyo foreign exchange market and the yen exchange rate on the 2nd have been slightly moving.
Softbank burden reduction Affiliated company merges with a major US mobile phone
On the 1st, T-Mobile US, a major US mobile phone operator, and Sprint, a subsidiary of Japan's SoftBank Group, announced that the merger procedures between the two companies have been completed. Since the new company created by the merger will no longer be a subsidiary of SoftBank, the large amount of debt held by Sprint will be removed from the group.
Concern that stock price declines and the spread of infection will worsen
Stock prices have fallen due to concerns that the spread of the new coronavirus infection on the Tokyo stock market on the 2nd will become more serious.
Yen price rise “I'm worried that the spread of infection will worsen”
The Tokyo foreign exchange market and yen exchange rate on the 2nd have risen.
NY stocks down Dow 973 dollar "2 weeks tough for the stock market?"
The New York stock market on the 1st saw a widespread view that the impact of the spread of the new coronavirus would become more serious, and the number of selling orders increased, causing the average price of the Dow to drop significantly by 973 dollars compared to the previous day.
U.S. shale oil company collapses for the first time
A shale oil company in the US, which had been strong until now, went bankrupt on the 1st. In the background, in addition to the decline in demand due to the spread of the new coronavirus, the crude oil price has fallen sharply below the profit line due to the termination of the coordinated production cut by Saudi Arabia and Russia, and the economy is rapidly deteriorating. It will be a new concern for the economy.
The Bank of Japan's Tankan is rapidly deteriorating. The June survey also made more difficult economic decisions.
The Bank of Japan's Tankan = Corporate Short-term Economic Observation Survey revealed that the economic judgment of companies was rapidly deteriorating due to the spread of new coronavirus infections. However, there are many experts who think that the impact will become more serious as restrictions on going out and traveling are tightened around the world, and the next June survey is expected to make even more severe economic judgments.
Japanese manufacturer Manufacture of antiseptic solution at plants in Europe and the US To provide to local medical institutions
Due to the spread of new coronavirus infection, there is a shortage of disinfectant solutions in the United States and Europe, so major Japanese cosmetics manufacturers and beverage manufacturers will manufacture disinfectant solutions at local factories and provide them to medical institutions. It was.
European stocks sharply down
The stock market in Europe fell sharply on the 1st, as concerns over the spread of the new coronavirus infection became more serious.