Bankruptcy affected by the new Corona 133 companies The largest number is "hotels and inns"
By the 11th, it was found that the number of companies that went bankrupt under the influence of the new coronavirus reached 133. The private research firms we surveyed say that an increasing number of business owners decide to suspend their business before the debt grows amid uncertain prospects.
Mitsubishi UFJ New Corona To issue bonds with loans for small and medium-sized companies About 60 billion yen
In order to increase loans to small and medium-sized enterprises that have a tight cash flow due to the spread of the new coronavirus, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, a major financial group, has issued a special bond to raise funds from investors.
Japan Post Corrosion measures reduce system "Delivery up to 1 day late"
Following the extension of the emergency declaration, Japan Post decided to reduce the delivery system at post offices nationwide in order to maintain its business in the future, and in the future, delivery of letters and postcards will be delayed by a maximum of about one day. Is coming out.
3 major convenience stores Decreased sales last month Due to the impact of the new corona
Last month, the sales of three major convenience stores fell by 5% to 14% compared to the same month last year. The spread of the new coronavirus spread caused sales of stores in business districts and downtown to decline.
Kobe Steel Co., Ltd. Earnings of 68 billion yen in the last year
A major steel maker Kobe Steel Co., Ltd. posted a loss of 68 billion yen in its final year's financial results for the last year. This is the second largest deficit since 1994 when the Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake was affected by the declining demand for steel products due to trade friction between the United States and China.
Yamato Transport Co., Ltd.'s courier service increased by 13% last month.
The number of courier services handled by Yamato Transport last month increased by more than 13% compared to the same month last year due to the increased use of online mail order and other services due to the refraining from going out.
Parco resumes business from 14 days after cancellation of request for closure
Parco, which operates a fashion building, has decided to restart the operations of three stores in Sendai City and Shizuoka City, which have been temporarily closed, and Matsumoto City, Nagano Prefecture, starting this month.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries fell into the red for the first time in 20 years Loss due to delay in jet passenger aircraft development
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, which is promoting the development of the first domestic jet airliner, announced its financial results for the fiscal year ending March this year and posted a large loss due to delay in development. I fell into. The company has announced that it will reduce the development costs of this year's jet airliners by half from the previous year due to the deterioration of business performance.
Yen price drop
The Tokyo foreign exchange market on the 11th, the yen market price fell.
Deadline for payment of communication company charges Re-extend until the end of June
Due to the spread of the new coronavirus, telecommunications companies have decided to extend the payment deadline, which is extended to those who have difficulty paying mobile or fixed-line charges, by one month until the end of next month. It was
Asahi Group HD Significant decrease in profit due to a decrease in beer demand at restaurants worldwide
Asahi Group Holdings Co., Ltd., a major beer maker, reported its financial results for three months until March, resulting in a significant decrease in profits due to a decrease in beer demand at restaurants worldwide due to the spread of the new coronavirus.
Nissin Foods Increasing cup noodle sales Maximize final profit by refraining from going out
Nissin Foods Holdings Co., Ltd., a major food maker, achieved a record high of ¥ 29.3 billion in final profit in the last year's financial results. Sales of cup noodles increased significantly due to factors such as the refraining from going out due to the spread of the new coronavirus.
China New car sales in April increased for the first time in a year and 10 months Recovery clearly
New car sales in China last month increased by more than 4% from the same month last year, marking the first positive increase in a year and 10 months. Due to the influence of the new coronavirus, the price has continued to decline significantly since February, but the recovery has become clear due to the sales promotion measures of the local government.
UNIQLO today restarts Ginza store operations and other stores will restart
FAST RETAILING, which operates UNIQLO, resumed operations at the Ginza store, which had been closed for about a month, on the 11th. At other stores that have been closed, we plan to resume operations after taking measures such as measuring the temperature of customers and restricting entrance during times of congestion.
Rikunabi Joint company briefing session for university students to be canceled until the end of June
Amid the ongoing spread of new coronavirus infections, the company that manages the employment information site "Riku Navi" announced that it will cancel the joint company information session for university students until the end of next month.
Cancellation of office rents and reduction in area due to introduction of telework
Along with the introduction of telework to prevent the spread of new coronaviruses, companies are moving to cancel rental contracts for offices in central Tokyo or reduce the area.
Stock price rise In the afternoon, price rise narrows
Tokyo stock market on the 11th, the stock price went up.
SUBARU Gunma's factory reopens production to about half of normal
The automobile manufacturer "SUBARU" resumed operation of the plant in Gunma Prefecture, which had been suspended due to the new coronavirus, on the 11th, but production for the time being, as it continues to affect parts procurement. Is set to about half of the normal level.
Isetan Mitsukoshi HD 11.1 billion yen final deficit New corona impact
Sales at Isetan Mitsukoshi Holdings declined due to the spread of new coronavirus infections, and this resulted in a loss of 11.1 billion yen in the final year's earnings for the year ended March 31, 2018.
Mr. Noriko Shimizu, Nagoya Branch Manager, appointed as BOJ director
Mr. Kiko Shimizu, who is the manager of the Nagoya branch, became the new BOJ director on the 11th. This is the first time for a woman to be a director at the BOJ.
Some investors are cautiously assessing the future of yen price decline
The Tokyo foreign exchange market on the 11th, the yen exchange rate is falling.
Stock prices rose sharply
Tokyo stock market on the 11th, stock prices have risen significantly.
The number of “special alert prefectures” on the 10th continues to decrease in many areas
The number of people on Sunday on 10th decreased almost nationwide compared to the previous day's Saturday, and in many target areas in the "special caution prefectures", the decrease rate from before the spread of infection exceeded 70%, showing a downward trend. Continues.
“Funding assistance is the top priority for new corona measures”
On the 11th, the Bank of Japan announced the main opinion given at the monetary policy decision meeting in late last month, which made further monetary easing, saying that the deterioration of business performance of the new type of coronavirus is seriously worsening. There was a series of opinions that financial assistance to prevent corporate failures and protect employment should be given top priority.
Repayment of mortgages Flexible support for local banks
Income is decreasing due to the new coronavirus, and more and more individuals are having difficulty repayment of their mortgages. Banks around the world and banks that specialize in the Internet are starting to respond flexibly, such as reducing monthly repayments, so the FSA is calling for active consultation.
Widespread movement of "online product exhibition" in local governments
Due to the spread of the new coronavirus, the number of tourists has decreased nationwide and the product exhibitions at department stores have been cancelled. Therefore, local governments in each region are focusing on online product exhibitions. The movement is spreading.