Takeda to form partnership with US company for development and manufacturing of new corona vaccine
Pharmaceutical giant Takeda Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. announced that it will partner with an American biotechnology company to develop and manufacture a new coronavirus vaccine for Japan. Takeda will provide manufacturing technology from this company and will improve the production capacity of vaccines more than 250 million times a year.
Leopalace 21 will close about 1/4 of directly managed stores
Leopalace21, whose construction has been found to be inadequate and its performance is deteriorating, has announced that it will reduce the number of directly managed stores by about a quarter by the end of this month. We plan to streamline management and urgently recover the deteriorated business results.
US unemployment rate improved by 10.2% for 3 consecutive months
The US unemployment rate in July was 10.2%, improving for the third consecutive month from the previous month. However, the level of improvement has been modest and the unemployment rate has remained high against the backdrop of the spread of the new coronavirus infection being spreading again.
Japan-UK New economic partnership agreement makes final adjustments to excessive national information collection regulations
Japan and the UK have entered into final coordination in a new economic partnership agreement that is being negotiated to include a text that regulates the state's excessive collection of data held by companies. As digitalization accelerates worldwide, it is also possible to prevent the free economic activities of corporations from being hindered and to curb the information management by countries such as China.
Japan Post Group April-June financial results 41% decrease in net income
Regarding the Japan Post Group's three-month settlement of accounts from April to June, the final profit was before the impact of the new coronavirus that economic activity was stagnant and mail handling decreased. The year ended March 31, 2011, the profit fell significantly by more than 40%.
Presidential decree prohibiting transactions with companies operating "TikTok" in the United States
President Trump of the United States has a presidential decree from late September that bans dance, which operates the world-famous video sharing application "TikTok", and Tencent, which operates SNS etc., with two Chinese IT companies I signed.
You can eat while wearing it... Propose how to use a new mask of "Saizeriya"
The restaurant chain Saizeriya has begun to call for the use of a new mask that allows you to eat while wearing it. As the new coronavirus infection spreads again, we would like to ease the anxiety of the visitors to the infection.
7-day yen exchange rate modest price movement
On the 7th, the Tokyo foreign exchange market and the yen exchange rate were small.
Demand for suits decreased due to an increase in work from home Two major men's clothing companies Final deficit for April to June
Both Aoyama Shoji Co., Ltd., a major men's clothing company, and AOKI Holdings Co., Ltd. have been in the final deficit for the three months from April to June. This was due to a decrease in demand for suits due to an increase in work from home due to the spread of the new coronavirus infection.
“Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Helping to revitalize businesses” Secretary General, Himino Financial Services Agency
In the interview with NHK, Director-General of the Financial Services Agency Ryozo Himino, who took office last month, will focus on financial institutions and support for business restructuring in order to support SMEs affected by the spread of the new coronavirus. I emphasized the idea to ask.
A surplus of ¥12,486.8 billion in the past Achievement of public pension reserve fund operation April-June
GPIF, which manages public pension reserves, pension reserve management operation independent administrative agency, announced that the investment performance from April to June this year was a record high of 12,486.8 billion yen. did.
April-June financial results announcement Concentrated-day deficit accounting 28% surplus TSE First Section listed companies
For companies listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange, the 7th is the central day for announcement of financial results from April to June. According to the total number of companies that announced the announcement by the 6th, due to the influence of the new coronavirus, 28% of the companies were in deficit, one in four companies, and the ratio was more than double compared to the same period of the previous year. It was.
Sumitomo Corporation's final loss of 150 billion yen is expected to be in the red
Sumitomo Corporation, a major trading company, has announced that it will make a loss of 150 billion yen for the year ending March next year. This was due to the loss of nickel production in Africa due to the spread of new coronavirus infection.
Zensho HD operated by Sukiya, etc. is in the red with a loss of 6.3 billion yen.
Zensho Holdings, the largest restaurant that operates beef bowl chain sukiya etc., has deteriorated due to the suspension of business due to the spread of the new coronavirus infection, and the financial result for the three months to June was about 6.3 billion yen. It was in the red.
Determining the basics of the economy, leaving it "deteriorated" The economic trend index improved from the previous month
The business trend index for this June announced by the Cabinet Office showed a sharp increase of 3.5 points from the previous month due to factors such as increased sales of clothing and air conditioners. This was largely affected by the low index in May, when the government declared a state of emergency, and the economy's underlying judgment was left as "deteriorated".
Stock price drops for 3 consecutive days
Tokyo stock market on the 7th, the stock price dropped for the third consecutive day.
Chairman Masuko retired from Mitsubishi Motors for more than 15 years
Chairman Osamu Masuko retired from the position of the top management of "Mitsubishi Motors Corporation" for more than 15 years, and was responsible for rebuilding a company that was temporarily in a serious financial slump. For health reasons, it means devoting to treatment.
Hiboku slander on SNS Telephone number of the person who posted
Regarding the mechanism by which people who have suffered from openness or defamation on SNS can request information disclosure of anonymously posted people, Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Takaichi will make it easier to identify the posted people later this month. Clarified the policy to add telephone numbers to the subject of information disclosure.
Homecoming and travel during the Obon holidays "Thorough measures to prevent infections" Minister of Foreign Affairs Akabane
At the press conference after the cabinet meeting, Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Akabane showed that many people were cautious about going home and traveling during the Bon holidays that started on the 8th, and when going out, he was infected. I called for thorough measures to prevent.
Gold futures price updates to 7,000 yen level Osaka Exchange
On the morning of the Osaka Exchange on the 7th morning, the price of futures for "Gold" reached the highest price during the trading time and exceeded 7,000 yen for the first time per 1 gram. With growing concern over the future of the economy due to the spread of the new coronavirus, buy orders are gathering on gold, which is a relatively safe asset.
Falling stock prices Impact of spread of infection on economic activities
Tokyo stock market on the 7th, the stock price has dropped.
Spending 1.1 trillion yen or more from contingency to increase funds for sustainable benefits
In the Cabinet meeting on the 7th, the government was spending more than 1.1 trillion yen from the "conservation cost" that was included in the supplementary budget in preparation for the long-term effects of the new coronavirus I decided to increase the money, etc.
Chairman Mitsubishi Motors Masuko retires for health reasons
"Mitsubishi Motors Corporation" announced that Osamu Masuko, who has been the top management for over 15 years, retired on the 7th due to health reasons.
Immediate appeal against problems related to Japanese steel
In response to the issue of "commissioning" during the Pacific War, Nippon Steel decided to suspend the procedure after the Korean court ordered the seizure of Nippon Steel's assets and proceeded to the procedure for "cashing". Revealed that he made an "immediate appeal" asking.
Presidential decree prohibiting transactions with companies operating "TikTok" in the United States
President Trump of the United States has a presidential decree from late next month to prohibit trading between byte dance, which operates the world-famous video sharing application "TikTok", and Tencent, which operates SNS etc., with two Chinese IT companies next month. I signed.
June consumption expenditure decreased 1.2% year-on-year. Negative amount decreased by 100,000 yen benefit.
According to a household survey by the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, which shows trends in personal consumption, the amount spent for consumption by households other than one living alone in June was 1.2% lower than in the same month of the previous year. Although it decreased for the 9th consecutive month, the negative range has decreased significantly from 16.2% in May, partly due to the effect of uniform payment of 100,000 yen in cash.
Nintendo April-June financial results Final profit 6.4 times Hits such as "Animal Crossing Forest"
Nintendo's settlement of accounts for three months from April to June was that the sales of home game console Nintendo switch were strong and that game software ``Atsume Animal Crossing'' became a record hit etc. Since then, the final profit has increased significantly by 6.4 times compared to the same period of the previous year.
June consumer spending fell 1.2% year-on-year, falling for 9 consecutive months
According to a household survey by the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, which shows trends in personal consumption, the amount spent for consumption by households other than one living alone in June was 1.2% lower than in the same month of the previous year. With this, it has decreased for the 9th consecutive month since October last year, but the negative range is smaller than 16.2% in May.
NY Stock Market Dow Average Stock Price Rise for 5 Consecutive Days
In the New York Stock Market on the 6th, in addition to expectations for additional economic measures, IT-related stocks gathered buy orders, and the Dow average stock price rose for the fifth consecutive day.