"Go To Travel" Starts from the 22nd except for travel to/from Tokyo
The government will revisit the “Go To Travel” business to stimulate tourism demand, and will exclude trips to and from Tokyo, including those already reserved, from the 22nd of this month. It was.
Cabinet decision on “bone policy” and growth strategy to accelerate digitalization of society
The government decided on a pivotal cabinet on the 17th, a policy of growth and a growth strategy for this year, and it was revealed that the spread of new coronavirus infection delayed the digitization of the whole society. We have positioned one year as the period for intensive reforms and accelerated efforts.
EU extraordinary summit talks to rebuild economy, difficult to set up fund
The EU=European Union holds an extraordinary summit meeting to rebuild the economy hit by the spread of the new coronavirus, and is discussing the establishment of a fund of 90 trillion yen. However, there are wide disagreements among countries regarding the size and allocation of the fund, and it is expected that there will be difficulties.
Yen exchange rate modest price movement Concerns over the impact of an increase in corona infections
The Tokyo foreign exchange market on the 17th and the yen exchange rate were small.
Go To Travel "Tokyo is the center of infection spread and thoughts of the intestine"
Regarding "Go To Travel" to stimulate tourism demand, Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism at a press conference clarified at the press conference that trips to and from Tokyo will be excluded from the discount and will be implemented from 22nd of this month, I showed the accommodation company the idea of thoroughly implementing infection control measures.
New public-private council established to expand the introduction of offshore wind power generation
A new public-private council was established by the government and manufacturers in order to expand the introduction of offshore wind power generation toward the main power source of renewable energy.
Reduction of old coal-fired power generation Considering the actual conditions of the region Chairman of the Federation of Electric Power Companies
In response to the start of the study of a country that reduces old coal-fired power generation, which emits a large amount of carbon dioxide, Kazuhiro Ikebe of the Federation of Electric Power Companies, which is made up of major electric power companies, is not a rule nationwide He showed the idea to ask for consideration.
Selling to stocks related to aviation and railways due to stock price drop “Tokyo exclusion”
Tokyo stock market on the 17th, the stock price fell.
Go To Travel Tokyo Not applicable "Sorry, I'm sorry," Chief Cabinet Secretary
At the press conference after the Cabinet meeting, Chief Cabinet Secretary Suga stated that he was excluding Tokyo only. "Objectively, the number of infected people in Tokyo is outstanding. It accounts for about half of all infected people in Japan." Based on the above, we also made a recommendation to the subcommittee consisting of experts and decided to exclude the entrance and exit of Tokyo. The expert's opinion is that it can be implemented outside Tokyo." It was
Japan-UK new economic partnership agreement
Regarding the new economic partnership agreement with the UK, which has left the EU, the EU's Foreign Minister Mogi expressed his urgent need for talks with the aim of concluding this year. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is proceeding with coordination, including Minister Mogi's visit to Britain next month to hold ministerial talks.
Go To Travel Not covered by Tokyo No clear opposition from the LDP side
The Liberal Democratic Party held a meeting on the morning of 17th with the executives of the Economic Growth Strategy Headquarters and the New Coronavirus Countermeasures Headquarters.
"Go To Event" start time will be examined based on infection status
Regarding the “Go To Event”, which is a measure to stimulate consumption such as concerts and sports, the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Kajiyama made a press conference to select outsourcers as planned, while the spread of infection is expected during the beginning of August, etc. I showed the idea to consider based on the situation.
Postponement of Go To Eat outsourcing to next week or later
At a press conference, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries announced that he will postpone the public recruitment of contractors scheduled for the 17th from next week on the "Go To Eat" consumption promotion policy in the restaurant sector.
Tokyo Governor Koike, new number of corona infections "Is it at the same level as yesterday?"
Governor Koike of Tokyo told reporters at the Tokyo Metropolitan Government at around 11:30 am on the 17th that "Goto Travel" was excluded from travel to and from Tokyo. "Minister Nishimura contacted me yesterday, It was the government's responsibility to do so, but I have not received detailed explanations about why I will leave Tokyo. I'd like to ask you this evening."
Stock price Slight price movement Impact of Go To travel Careful judgment
Tokyo stock market on the 17th, the stock price has been moving slightly.
Prohibition of transactions with companies using high-tech products in the US and China Will Japan also be affected?
The US government has decided to enact a law next month that prohibits transactions with companies that use the products of five Chinese high-tech companies, such as Huawei. There are likely to be multiple Japanese companies using the products of the target Chinese companies, and there is concern about the impact.
Yen exchange rate modest price movement Corona effect
On the 17th, the Tokyo foreign exchange market and the yen exchange rate have been moving slightly.
Corporate financial demand hits record highs Sales fall in Corona BOJ survey
A survey by the BOJ looking at how much money companies need has been found to have the highest demand for money for companies since they began their research. It can be seen that the tight financial situation continues due to the influence of the new coronavirus.
Go To Travel Tourism Organization Submits Corona Infection Prevention Measures To Minister Of Diplomacy
“Go To Travel,” a government campaign to stimulate tourism demand, will begin on the 22nd of this month, excluding travel to and from Tokyo from discounts. Prior to this, a tourism-related industry group has put together measures to prevent infection, such as avoiding three groups.
US retail sales increased 7.5% in June, uncertain due to corona expansion
June retail sales in the US improved by 7.5% over the previous month, improving for the second straight month. Although economic activity has resumed, it is unclear whether the recovery in consumption will continue, as regulations are tightening again due to the spread of the new coronavirus.
8 officials including Korean officials start running
The selection of the new Secretary-General, who is the top of the World Trade Organization (WTO), which is involved in the resolution of trade disputes, started full-scale selection, for example, eight candidates from South Korea's Ministry of Industry, Trade and Resources addressed eight member candidates. It was.
New York Stock Market Drops in 5 days
The New York Stock Market on the 16th saw a sell order ahead of the move to secure immediate profits, and the Dow average stock price dropped for the first time in five days.
Production base for masks, etc. A total of 70 billion yen will be subsidized for relocation from China Government
The government has decided to subsidize about 70 billion yen for companies that move domestically concentrated factories such as masks and alcohol disinfectants to Japan. We would like to decentralize our production bases and strengthen our supply chain.
Financing support for new corona companies Over 3 trillion yen in June Policy Finance Corporation
The Japan Finance Corporation, which serves as a window for financial support for companies affected by the new coronavirus, has provided 210,000 loans last month, amounting to more than 3 trillion yen. Depending on the status of the infection, it is possible that the number of loan applications may increase further in the future.
European Central Bank decides to maintain current monetary policy
The European Central Bank, which is responsible for monetary policy in 19 countries in the euro area such as Germany and France, will maintain the current monetary policy in order to determine the effects such as the emergency measures of the new coronavirus which was decided to be greatly expanded last month. I decided.