"Cath Kidson" Japanese corporation goes bankrupt, affected by temporary closure
A Japanese corporation of Cass Kidson, a miscellaneous goods brand originating in the United Kingdom, whose floral design has attracted support from young women, filed for bankruptcy due to the effect of temporary closure due to the spread of new coronavirus infection, and bankruptcy I received a decision to start the procedure.
Some international mail addressed to the United States will not be accepted from 24th Japan Post
Due to the spread of the new coronavirus, Japan Post will temporarily stop accepting some international mail such as EMS (International Speed Mail) from the 24th.
New Corona Corresponding to Expanding Support at Companies, including Procurement of Medical Devices
Due to the spread of new coronavirus infection and lack of medical equipment, the SoftBank Group procured “face shields” for doctors and nurses to cover their faces, medical protective clothing, etc. from overseas, as well as domestic medical institutions. To supply to.
Rakuten's new corona test kit "problem with reliability of results" Japan Medical Association
Regarding the new coronavirus test kit that Rakuten has begun to sell to corporations, the Japan Medical Association has a problem that reliability of the result is problematic because the test needs to be performed accurately by a specialist and spreads the infection to family members etc. I pointed out that there is a fear.
BOJ Monetary Policy Meeting to shorten two days to one day Prevent Corona Infection
The BOJ has decided to shorten the schedule for the monetary policy meeting, which was scheduled to take place over the next two days, to one day. Shortening the schedule is an extraordinary measure to prevent the deliberative committee members and BOJ executives attending the meeting and considering monetary policy from being infected with the new coronavirus.
Bank of Japan Monetary Policy Meeting shortened to one day Unusual measures to prevent infection
The Bank of Japan has decided to shorten the schedule for the monetary policy meeting, which was scheduled to take place over the next two days, to one day next week. Shortening the schedule is an extraordinary measure to prevent the deliberative committee members and BOJ executives attending the meeting and considering monetary policy from being infected with the new coronavirus.
Crash of crude oil The collapse of related companies and the economic and political instability of oil-producing countries
Experts familiar with the energy situation are cautious about the decline in global crude oil prices, as a sharp decline in prices could lead to the collapse of oil-related companies and the economic and political instability of oil-producing countries.
New Corona doubles cash flow
With the spread of the new coronavirus becoming more difficult for small and medium-sized enterprises, the number of bills used to pay for each other's bills that can not be prepared by the promised date and became "payment" last month, the same month last year It turns out that the number has doubled.
Mazda continues production adjustment next month Decreasing vehicle demand with new Corona
Mazda, an automaker, has decided to continue production adjustments at its plants in Hiroshima and Yamaguchi prefectures next month as demand for cars is declining due to the spread of the new coronavirus.
Mask access suspended due to flooding with sharp access New Corona
Sharp started selling masks on its own online shopping site on the 21st, but it is postponing the sale on the 22nd because access was flooded and users could not buy it. I want to resume acceptance as soon as the improvement work of the system is over.
Yen exchange rate modest price movements Yen buying as a relatively safe asset
On the 22nd, the Tokyo foreign exchange market and the yen exchange rate moved slightly.
For new tenants whose income is declining due to new corona, rent postponement Daiwa House Industry
Daiwa House Industry has decided to delay the payment of rent for up to 3 months for residents such as rental apartments whose income has decreased due to the new coronavirus.
Municipality requests a brewing company to use alcohol for disinfectant Fukui New Corona
Amid a shortage of alcoholic disinfectants throughout the country, Eiheiji-cho, Fukui Prefecture, commissioned a long-established local sake brewer to produce alcohol that can be used as an antiseptic. The produced alcohol is purchased by the town and distributed to medical sites, which means that this is the first such initiative by the local government in Japan.
AEON President returns up to 30% of remuneration to allow allowances for part-time employees
Aeon, a major retailer, has decided to return up to 30% of the remuneration of the president, executive officers, and business managers for half a year from next month, and part-time employees are increasing their work burden due to the spread of the new coronavirus infection. It is supposed to be used for the allowance to be paid to.
Popular French restaurant also closed Closure of new corona Tokyo
Known for its unique atmosphere like a Western-style building surrounded by greenery, the highly popular French restaurant in Kichijoji, Tokyo, has a series of cancellations of reservations due to the new coronavirus, and support measures such as leave compensation are unclear. In the meantime, we decided that it would be difficult to continue management, and we decided to close the store on the 6th of next month.
Tokyo crude oil market low for the first time in 18 years The global economy is stagnant due to new corona infection
The Tokyo crude oil market on the 22nd will be the center of the transaction, and the futures price of September crude oil will temporarily drop by more than 32% from the closing price on the 21st to reach 16,000 yen for the first time in 18 years and 2 months. It fell significantly below.
KDDI smartphone location information Free provision to prefectures, etc. New Corona
To help prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, KDDI of au has decided to provide data such as location information of smartphones to prefectures nationwide free of charge after protecting the privacy. Yahoo has also begun to provide such data, and attention will be paid to the extent to which the utilization of data possessed by major companies will progress.
Stock price drops Crude oil prices continue to plunge Sell orders spread for related issues
Tokyo stock market on the 22nd, the stock price has dropped.
Insufficient medical gown Domestic sewing group to produce 1.4 million garments New Corona
A medical gown that is lacking due to the spread of the new coronavirus has started production by a group of domestic sewing manufacturers. By the end of September, we plan to deliver 1.4 million clothes to the country.
Gasoline price drops for 13 consecutive weeks Low level for the first time in 2 years and 9 months
This week's regular gasoline retail price fell by 1 yen from the previous week to 130.9 yen per liter, the 13th consecutive week of price declines, as the price of crude oil has dropped due to the spread of the new coronavirus. .
Downward revision of JAL earnings forecast Final profit fell 43% of forecast
Japan Airlines, a major airline, was affected by the spread of the new coronavirus and revised its forecast for the whole group for the past year to last month, and the final profit was 43 billion yen from the previous forecast of 93 billion yen. Announced that it will decrease by 53% to 53 billion yen. The reason is that the company said that due to the influence of entry restrictions in various countries around the world due to the spread of infection and the refraining from going out in Japan, the demand for both international and domestic flights has dropped sharply since February.
Slumping crude oil prices hit US energy industry
Low oil prices have hit the US energy industry directly.
Resuming production of compounds for "Abigan" Ube Industries New Corona
To respond to the increase in production of "Abigan", one of the drugs expected as a new coronavirus therapeutic agent, Ube Industries, a chemical maker, resumed production in July with the production of compounds that are the source of Abigan. Then I announced.
Tokyo crude oil market drops below 18,000 yen for the first time in 16 years and 2 months
The Tokyo crude oil market on the 22nd saw a series of selling orders immediately after the start of trading, and the futures price of September crude oil was temporarily 17,280 yen, which was 6150 yen, 26% from the closing price on the 21st. It has fallen too much. It has been 16 years and 2 months since February 2004 that crude oil futures prices have fallen below 18,000 yen.
Iris Oyama's mask production will be increased to 150 million per month Corona
Iris Oyama, a major consumer goods manufacturer headquartered in Sendai, is planning to start producing masks at its factory in Miyagi prefecture from June, and the production volume will be 150 times a month, which is 2.5 times the original plan. Announced to increase the number of sheets.
Stock price falls below 19,000 yen for the first time in two weeks Crude oil price falls with new corona
The Tokyo stock market on the 22nd, the stock price dropped, and fell below 19,000 yen for the first time in two weeks. This is because crude oil prices have fallen due to the spread of the new coronavirus infection, and concerns about the future of the global economy have further increased.
Yen exchange rate drops somewhat Tokyo foreign exchange market
The Tokyo foreign exchange market on the 22nd, the yen exchange rate has fallen somewhat. A market official said, “The currencies of resource-rich countries are being sold and the dollars of the major currencies are being relatively bought, due to the sharp drop in crude oil futures prices due to a slump in economic activity and a sharp fall in demand. There is also a movement to buy yen or euro as a physically safe asset, so it is not a one-sided price movement. "
"○○ type" students have a big impact
The job hunting activities of university students are particularly important for "drive-in" students whose activities have just started due to the spread of the new coronavirus. This is because there are fewer contacts with companies due to postponement of briefing sessions, and there are more “things to remember and do” such as online interviews. In the past, the university side also followed up on the face-to-face consultation and advice of the “drive-in” student's worries, but with the declaration of an emergency, it is not possible.
US Netflix increases membership due to new corona effect
Netflix's three-month settlement of accounts until the end of last month for video streaming giant Netflix in the United States increased the number of members worldwide more than expected, as demand for services available at home increased due to the spread of the new coronavirus infection. Both sales and final profit far exceeded the same period of the previous year.
A rapid increase in application for support measures Requesting financial institutions to respond to “bridge financing”
The number of applications for the government's financing support measures for SMEs affected by the new coronavirus has rapidly increased, and it often takes time to lend. By that time, the FSA has requested private financial institutions to accept “bridge lending” so that they will not run out of cash.
Toyota's French plant also moves to resume automobile production in Europe
In Europe, movements toward the resumption of production have begun among automakers, and at Toyota's French plant, some employees will come to work for the first time in five weeks on the 21st, and are taking steps to prevent infection. Prepared for operation.
Crude oil price plummeted Some oil-producing countries couldn't even come up with concrete measures
In response to the sharp drop in crude oil prices, OPEC = Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and some non-member oil producing countries held a video conference to discuss countermeasures, but could not come up with concrete measures such as accelerating production cuts starting next month. did.
Crude oil price plummets President Trump considers public support for energy companies
Following a sharp drop in crude oil prices, US President Trump has indicated that he is considering public support for domestic energy-related companies, which are in poor management.
Agricultural products export-controlled countries also ... G20 Agriculture Ministers Meeting "Stable food supply"
With the spread of the new coronavirus, some countries are moving to restrict agricultural exports. G20 = Ministers in charge of agriculture in 20 major countries held an extraordinary meeting on the night of the 21st, and Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Eto called on not to restrict unnecessary import and export.
NY stock market drops significantly Crude oil prices continue to plunge
The New York stock market fell sharply on the 21st, following the previous day, with Dow's average share price falling $ 630. In the crude oil market, due to a decline in demand due to the spread of new coronavirus infections, there has been overproduction worldwide and there is no available storage capacity, so futures prices continue to fall sharply.
European stock market sharply down due to a sharp drop in crude oil prices
On the 21st, the stock market in Europe dropped sharply as crude oil prices sharply dropped, and as a result there was more caution about the future of the economy.