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Economic news(2020/09/18)


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Mitsubishi Motors to end production of the world's first mass-produced electric vehicle due to reduced competitiveness

2020-09-18 23:04:00
Mitsubishi Motors has begun adjustments to end production of the electric vehicle "I-MiEV." Eleven years ago, it was an electric vehicle that started mass production ahead of the rest of the world, but after that, domestic and foreign manufacturers entered the market one after another, and sales were sluggish.

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Kansai Mirai Bank Loans for fraudulent procedures of over 25.1 billion yen

2020-09-18 22:44:00
Kansai Mirai Bank, which has its head office in Osaka City, announced that it had been lending for a long period of more than 14 years without noticing it as a bank because a mortgage loan based on fraudulent procedures was brought in from a housing sales company of its business partner. The total loan amount is up to 25.1 billion yen.

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Agriculture Minister Nogami "Activation measures in anticipation of changes in lifestyle in Corona"

2020-09-18 22:04:00
On the 18th, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Nogami announced in a joint interview with TV station companies that he would work to revitalize the agriculture, forestry and fisheries industry with an eye on the "post-corona" era, such as smart agriculture utilizing digital technology.

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Foreign-affiliated online securities company leaked personal information of more than 38,000 people announced by the Financial Services Agency

2020-09-18 21:54:00
It was found that the personal information of a total of more than 38,000 customers of the foreign-affiliated online securities company "Saxo Bank Securities" was leaked to the outside due to unauthorized access. Of these, 378 were confirmed to have leaked My Number card information, and the Financial Services Agency issued a business improvement order to the company.

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Japan Post Bank Unauthorized withdrawal damage confirmation Total 137 cases expanded to 22.05 million yen

2020-09-18 21:21:00
Due to the problem of illegal withdrawal of deposits and savings through electronic payment services, the damage confirmed by Japan Post Bank increased to 137 cases, or 22.05 million yen, for a total of seven services.

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Be careful?

2020-09-18 21:01:00
In addition to the four consecutive holidays starting on the 19th, it is expected that the number of people coming and going between Tokyo and the regions will increase in the future, with the policy of "Go To Travel", which is a measure to stimulate tourism demand, also targeting Tokyo from next month. When NHK interviewed 46 prefectures excluding Tokyo, most of them want to visit after thorough infection prevention measures, but some prefectures are calling for thorough consideration of the necessity of visiting, and infection The fact that I was worried about how to achieve both preventive measures and economic recovery emerged.

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Family inquires about life insurance policyholders Life Insurance Association of Japan New system in the era of 100 years of life

2020-09-18 20:14:00
When a life insurance policyholder dies, claims and payments may be delayed because the family left behind may not know if they have an insurance policy. Industry groups of life insurance companies will start a mechanism next year to find out which insurance company has a contract when a family member makes an inquiry.

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Labor productivity is low Japan Productivity Center improves by utilizing digital technology

2020-09-18 20:04:00
Japan Productivity Center has been suffering from severe business environment due to organizational change of companies utilizing digital technology and spread of infection because the hourly labor productivity of Japan continues to be the lowest among the seven major countries. We have published the first white paper that we should aim to improve productivity through support for a service industry.

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Domestic cruise liner to resume operation Industry groups strengthen infection prevention measures

2020-09-18 20:01:00
The cruise liner "Asuka 2", which had been suspended due to the spread of the new coronavirus, will resume operation in November.

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The new corona foreign visitors 99% reduction is not stand the prospect of 5 consecutive month recovery

2020-09-18 19:45:00
Foreign tourists visiting Japan last month fell by 99.7% compared to the same month last year due to the effects of the new coronavirus, marking a record drop of more than 99% for the fifth straight month.

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Federation of Electric Power Companies "Climate change prevention is the biggest issue for realistic policy making"

2020-09-18 19:35:00
At a press conference, Chairman Kazuhiro Ikebe of the Federation of Electric Power Companies of Japan, which is made by a major electric power company, said that global warming countermeasures are the biggest issue for the new administration's energy policy, and also took into account stable supply and economic rationality. I asked for a realistic response.

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“Responding to the recovery of the Japanese, Chinese and Korean and ASEAN economies using all policy measures”

2020-09-18 19:06:00
Japan, China, South Korea and the ASEAN-Association of Southeast Asian Nations Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors' Meeting was held, and all policy measures were used to respond to the economic recovery that was hit by the spread of the new coronavirus infection. I confirmed that I would go.

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Be careful?

2020-09-18 18:49:00
In addition to the four consecutive holidays starting on the 19th, it is expected that the number of people coming and going between Tokyo and the regions will increase in the future, with the policy of "Go To Travel", which is a measure to stimulate tourism demand, also targeting Tokyo from next month. When NHK interviewed 46 prefectures excluding Tokyo, most of them want to visit after thorough infection prevention measures, but some prefectures are calling for thorough consideration of the necessity of visiting, and infection The fact that I was worried about how to achieve both preventive measures and economic recovery emerged.

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Yen exchange rate Small price movement

2020-09-18 18:42:00
On the 18th, the Tokyo foreign exchange market and the yen exchange rate were modest. The yen exchange rate as of 5 pm was 104.57-58 yen, which is 19 yen higher and the dollar weaker than the previous day. With respect to the euro, the yen depreciated by 31 yen compared to the previous day, and the euro was 1 euro = 123.87-91 yen. The euro was 1 euro = 1.1845-46 dollars against the dollar. Market officials said, "The dollar continued to be easy to sell from the perspective that the US zero interest rate policy would be prolonged, but we could not find any major material for the transaction and the overall price movement was modest."

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New establishment of Digital Agency "Cooperation with a sense of speed" Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Kajiyama

2020-09-18 18:30:00
Regarding the establishment of the "Digital Agency," Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Kajiyama said that it was necessary to respond quickly at a press conference after the Cabinet meeting on the 18th, and provided the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry's knowledge on the digital field. He expressed his desire to cooperate actively.

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Prime Minister Suga Reform Instructions to Realize Mobile Phone Charge Reduction

2020-09-18 18:09:00
Prime Minister Suga met with Minister for Internal Affairs and Communications Takeda on the morning of the 18th and instructed him to proceed with reforms to realize a reduction in mobile phone charges. After the meeting, Prime Minister Takeda told reporters "a reduction of about 10%." It will not be a reform, "he said, and expressed his intention to encourage the efforts of mobile phone companies.

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4 consecutive holidays Domestic flight reservations by airlines are favorable. Temporary flights are also available.

2020-09-18 18:02:00
During the four consecutive holidays starting on the 19th, domestic flight reservations by airline companies are doing well, and we are taking measures such as operating extra flights.

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Go To Travel The reaction of each region with the start of sales of travel products to and from Tokyo

2020-09-18 17:49:00
With "Go To Travel," a measure to stimulate tourism demand, sales of travel products to and from Tokyo, which will be eligible for discounts from next month, began on the 18th. It is a reaction of each place.

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Softbank G US mobile terminal sales company "Brightstar" to sell shares

2020-09-18 17:44:00
SoftBank Group announced that it will sell all shares of the American mobile terminal sales company that it acquired six years ago, reiterating that SoftBank Group is shifting its focus from the telecommunications business to the investment business.

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Mobile phone charges "Can be reduced by 10% or more due to healthy market competition" Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications

2020-09-18 17:33:00
At a press conference after the Cabinet meeting on the 18th, Minister for Internal Affairs and Communications Takeda said, "If there is sound market competition, it is possible to reduce mobile phone charges by more than 10%."

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Under the umbrella of DCM Shimachu, which is deployed by Homac

2020-09-18 16:45:00
It is a new reorganization movement in the home improvement industry. "DCM Holdings", which operates "Homac" nationwide, will make a takeover bid for TOB = shares for "Shimachu", which operates stores mainly in the Tokyo metropolitan area, and will proceed with final adjustments to bring it under its umbrella. It became clear that. If realized, the sales of the entire group will be the highest in the industry.

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Damage to "docomo account" 11 banks nationwide for 27.64 million yen

2020-09-18 16:36:00
Through the electronic payment service "docomo account," the damage caused by illegal withdrawal of deposits and savings at banks around the world is spreading.

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Go To Travel Start selling travel products to and from Tokyo

2020-09-18 16:30:00
With "Go To Travel," a measure to stimulate tourism demand, sales of travel products to and from Tokyo, which will be eligible for discounts from next month, will begin on the 18th, and the travel agency stores will immediately see people visiting for reservations. Was done.

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Stock price rise IT stocks are bought with expectations for the digitization of the government

2020-09-18 15:41:00
In the Tokyo stock market on the 18th, stock prices rose as IT system-related stocks were bought due to expectations for the progress of digitalization of the government.

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Personal financial assets increased Total 1883 trillion yen as of the end of June

2020-09-18 14:29:00
Financial assets such as deposits and stocks held by individuals totaled 1883 trillion yen as of the end of June, an increase of 55 trillion yen from three months ago, according to the Bank of Japan's statistics. The borrowing of companies is also the highest ever, and from this statistic, we can see the company trying to secure working capital while the demand is declining due to the influence of the new coronavirus.

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Commercialization of transportation by JR East Shinkansen Corona influence of fruits to Hokkaido

2020-09-18 12:55:00
Since the number of Shinkansen passengers has dropped significantly due to the effects of the new corona virus, JR East officially commercialized the trial transportation by Shinkansen, and on the 18th, the seasonal fruits harvested in Sendai City will be sold in Hokkaido. I carried it to.

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Refraining from going out due to corona influence Consumer electronics mass retailers strengthen sales of indoor exercise equipment

2020-09-18 12:48:00
Amid the growing tendency to refrain from going out due to the influence of the new coronavirus, major consumer electronics mass retailers opening stores in department stores in Nihonbashi, Tokyo have significantly expanded their sales floors to capture the demand of people exercising at home and can use them indoors. We are embarking on strengthening sales of appliances.

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Personal financial assets increased Total 1883 trillion yen as of the end of June

2020-09-18 12:31:00
Financial assets such as deposits and stocks held by individuals totaled 1883 trillion yen as of the end of June, an increase of 55 trillion yen from three months ago, according to the Bank of Japan's statistics. The borrowing of companies is also the highest ever, and from this statistic, we can see the company trying to secure working capital while the demand is declining due to the influence of the new coronavirus.

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Stock price small price movement "Many investors refrain from trading before 4 consecutive holidays"

2020-09-18 12:22:00
The stock price on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on the 18th has been modest.

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Go To Travel "Thorough measures to prevent infection" Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport Akabane

2020-09-18 11:54:00
Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Akabane said at a meeting with the business operator that the sale of travel products to and from Tokyo, which will be discounted from next month, will start on the 18th as a measure to stimulate tourism demand. We called on both travelers to take thorough measures to prevent infection.

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Yen exchange rate Small price movement

2020-09-18 11:46:00
On the 18th, the Tokyo foreign exchange market and the yen exchange rate have been modest.

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Consumer price index minus for the first time in 3 months in August

2020-09-18 10:33:00
Looking at the price movements of goods and services consumed at home, the consumer price index excluding fresh food fell 0.4% from the same month last year, the first negative figure in three months. This was due to a significant drop in accommodation charges during "Go To Travel," which began in July.

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NY stock price falls for the first time in 5 days Aviation-related stocks fall

2020-09-18 05:36:00
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell for the first time in five days on the New York stock market on the 17th.

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Movement to review procedures to prevent unauthorized changes in withdrawal accounts of online securities companies

2020-09-18 05:20:00
In response to the problem that a total of 98 million yen was leaked from the securities account of a customer of SBI SECURITIES, a major online securities company, due to unauthorized access, each online securities company will prevent unauthorized changes to the bank account of the withdrawal destination in order to prevent damage. There is a growing movement to review procedures.

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"Go To Travel" Travel to / from Tokyo To start selling from noon today

2020-09-18 05:04:00
With "Go To Travel," a measure to stimulate tourism demand, sales of travel products to and from Tokyo, which will be eligible for discounts from next month, will begin at noon on the 18th.

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French government vehemently opposes Bridgestone's factory closure policy as "outrageous"

2020-09-18 04:47:00
While Bridgestone, a major tire maker, announced that it would close its factory in France, French economic minister Christophe Lemaire vehemently argued that it was an outrageous decision, and asked the company if there was a way to maintain the factory. He showed his thoughts to discuss.

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