Agricultural water fund Dissolution loss at the end of 2025 Expands to 12 billion yen
The public-private fund under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, which had continued to fail in investment, was dissolved at the end of 2025 and the loss is expected to grow to 12 billion yen.
USJ recruitment activities stopped Canceling support for the new Corona
The theme park in Osaka, USJ = Universal Studios Japan, has announced that it has suspended hiring activities for university students graduating next spring, saying that they are busy with the new coronavirus.
Matsuyama Dogo Onsen Ryokan Inn Provide guest rooms for corporate telework
At the Dogo Onsen Ryokan, a tourist attraction in Matsuyama City, where foreigners and other guests are drastically decreasing due to the influence of the new coronavirus, we have started a service to provide rooms for telework spread among companies.
Sharp Liquid crystal panel business is spun off for external financing
Sharp has decided to separate the core LCD panel business from the company itself and split it into a separate company. The aim is to make it easier to raise funds from the outside in order to improve competitiveness.
Aomori Nanbu-cho aiming to provide farmers with up to 360,000 yen in advance in July
Nanbu-cho, Aomori prefecture, where fruits such as cherries are thriving, is expected to receive a maximum of 360,000 yen in advance for farmers because it is feared that the new coronavirus may seriously affect the management of farmers. I decided.
Hitachi Co., Ltd. Significant reduction of over 60% in final profit due to the impact of the new corona
Hitachi's financial results for the fiscal year ended March 31, with a final profit of 60%, due to the impact of the spread of the new coronavirus infection and the recording of a large loss related to the overseas thermal power generation business. There was a significant decrease in profit.
Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications sells terminals to NTT Docomo at a discount above the upper limit
The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications issued administrative guidance to NTT Docomo to prevent recurrence, saying that it violated the new rules for mobile phone charges and sold terminals at discounts that exceeded the upper limit.
France Renault to reduce approximately 15,000 employees over 3 years Impact of new Corona
Renault, a major French automobile manufacturer whose management has become more severe due to the new coronavirus, will reduce the number of employees by about 15,000 worldwide and the car production capacity by nearly 20% over the next three years on the 29th. I have come up with a plan to do.
Mitsubishi Motors also temporarily stopped production at two plants in June Impact of corona
Demand for cars continues to fall due to the spread of the new coronavirus, so Mitsubishi Motors has decided to temporarily stop production at its two plants in Aichi and Gifu next month. ..
Keidanren to hold employment briefing session with university from summer to autumn Corona influence
Keidanren has been collaborating with several universities to collaborate with the university to create additional hiring opportunities this summer and fall, as the spread of the new coronavirus has affected job hunting activities for university students. We are going to hold a employment briefing session in which will participate.
Yen price rises Selling dollars due to concern over US-China conflict over Hong Kong
The Tokyo foreign exchange market on the 29th, the yen market price went up.
Tokyo Sky Tree reopens business after 3 months Impact of new corona
Due to the spread of new coronavirus infection, Tokyo Sky Tree, which was closed from March this year, will resume operations from the 1st of next month.
Number of Tokaido Shinkansen trains After the start of the week, about 80% of last year's JR Tokai
In response to the cancellation of the emergency declaration, JR Tokai President Shin Kaneko returned the number of Tokaido Shinkansen trains to the level of about 80% of last year's level from the first day of next month, and while checking the situation of the number of users, He showed the idea of further increasing.
Kanmon freighter extended flight reduction period Rapid increase in new corona infection in Kitakyushu
In response to the rapid increase in the number of new coronavirus infections in Kitakyushu, the "Kanmon ferry" connecting Shimonoseki City in Yamaguchi Prefecture and Kitakyushu City will extend the current flight reduction period until the 18th of next month. I decided.
Hakone hot spring inns and hotels New corona that will continue to be severely managed to resume next month
There is a growing trend for inns and hotels that have been closed to resume operations after the declaration of an emergency was lifted. However, sales with thorough infection prevention measures cannot provide the same services as before, and for the time being, we are likely to face severe management.
Linear Chuo Shinkansen "It will be difficult to start operation without preparation next month" President Tokai JR
Regarding the construction of the Linear Chuo Shinkansen, which Shizuoka Prefecture has not approved for construction, Shin Kaneko of JR Tokai will meet at a conference on the 29th, and if it does not start preparation work for full-scale construction within the next month, it will open in 2027. Showed that it would be difficult.
Unicharm Stay home 2 days a week Refrain from contacting the company and concentrate on work
Unicharm, a major daily necessities manufacturer, will work from home on the 1st to 2nd of the next month, but when working from home, it will focus on the work that can be done by the person himself, such as planning a plan, and refrain from contacting the company by phone or email. I am deciding.
Son's remuneration ¥ 200 million, 9% reduction SoftBank Group in the red
The remuneration of directors of the SoftBank Group, which has fallen into a huge deficit, was announced last year, and President Masayoshi Son has surpassed 200 million yen, a decrease of about 9% from the previous year.
Chiba Factory Develops Metal Hooks for People Who Do Not Want to Touch Straps
In order to prevent the spread of new coronavirus infection, attention is focused on new non-contact business. Under such circumstances, the town factory in Chiba Prefecture has begun to manufacture metal hooks that can hold straps and push buttons without touching them.
The number of domestic guests fell by 76% in April, the highest ever
Last month, the total number of guests using domestic hotels and inns was 10.79 million, a 76.8% decrease from the same month last year. The amount of decrease was the largest since 2007, when we started collecting statistics, and the serious impact of the spread of the new coronavirus infection on the tourism industry was highlighted again.
Stock price drops for the first time in 5 days Concerns over intensifying US-China conflict over the situation in Hong Kong
The Tokyo stock market and Nikkei Stock Average on the 29th fell for the first time in 5 days. This is due to growing concern over the growing conflict between the United States and China over the Hong Kong situation.
Consumer sentiment remains low for the first time in five months The Cabinet Office Consumption Trend Survey
A survey of consumer sentiment of the Cabinet Office, which has dropped to a record level due to the effect of the new coronavirus, showed that this month's index rose for the first time in five months. However, the index is the second lowest level since April 2013, which is comparable, and is still on a record drop.
Effective job openings-to-applicants ratio of 1.32 times in April
The active job openings-to-applicants ratio, which shows how many job offers from companies for each person seeking a job, was 1.32 times last month, falling for the fourth consecutive month from the previous month. Last month, the number of new jobs was significantly reduced due to the fact that the spread of the new coronavirus caused a national declaration of emergency and severely limited economic activities.
“Increase in tax revenues due to economic recovery rather than tax increase” Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Aso
Regarding the response to the deteriorating fiscal situation such as the issuance of government bonds on a large scale through a series of economic measures following the spread of the new coronavirus infection, Deputy Prime Minister Aso and Finance Minister will increase tax revenue due to economic recovery first, not tax increase He showed that he should aim.
Dismissal and suspension of employment Over 15,800 people Business deterioration due to the impact of the new Corona Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare
With the spread of the new coronavirus, the number of people, including prospects, who had been dismissed or stopped due to the deterioration of business management at the workplace has increased to 15,800.
Employee protests at Nissan Spain
As part of the structural reform plan, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. announced that it will proceed with discussions toward the closure of its Spanish plant, and some employees in front of the plant in Barcelona burn tires. And protested.
First weekend after declaring declaration Souvenir shop ready for Hakone, Kanagawa
Hakone Town, a tourist destination in Kanagawa Prefecture, is preparing for the resumption of business with tourists from the prefecture in mind before the first weekend after the declaration of an emergency was canceled.
Yen exchange rate rises somewhat
The Tokyo foreign exchange market on the 29th, the yen exchange rate has risen somewhat.
Tokyo stock market stock price slightly decreased
The Tokyo stock market and stock prices on the 29th have fallen slightly.
The government decides on a “white paper on manufacturing” to “innovate from Japanese companies”
The government has decided on the “Monodukuri White Paper” on the 29th. We suggest that Japanese companies should improve their ability to transform themselves, given the uncertainties about the future, such as the new coronavirus and trade friction between the United States and China.
Mining and Industrial Production Index Decreasing for 3 consecutive months Keynote judgment "Rapidly declining"
The industrial production index, which shows corporate production activity in the last month and April, fell sharply due to the influence of the new coronavirus, and is at the lowest level since January 2013, when the current standard can be compared. The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry has revised down the keynote of production to "quickly declining" since the Lehman shock.
Keidanren requests member companies to maintain employment of dispatched workers New Corona
As the employment environment has become more severe due to the spread of the new coronavirus, Keidanren has requested member companies accepting temporary workers to renew their contracts as much as possible to maintain their employment.