Kawasaki Heavy Industries Abolishes seniority system From April, wages will be determined by results
Kawasaki Heavy Industries, a major machinery manufacturer, has decided to abolish seniority and introduce a new personnel system in which wages are determined by results. The aim is to motivate all employees, including those who work in factories, and to lead to competitiveness in new fields.
Number of customers in restaurants in the Tokyo metropolitan area, 1 metropolitan area and 3 prefectures decreased by more than 58% compared to last year
In one metropolitan area and three prefectures in the metropolitan area where a state of emergency has been declared, a private survey has been completed that the number of customers visiting restaurants in the week leading up to the 25th has decreased by more than 58% compared to the same period last year. ..
Nikkei Stock Average falls by 1200 yen or more and falls below 29,000 yen at closing price
On the 26th, the Nikkei Stock Average fell by more than 1,200 yen, and the closing price fell below 29,000 yen. Long-term interest rates in the United States have risen at a rapid pace, raising concerns among investors about financial market turmoil.
Sushiro, a major rotating sushi chain, announces the acquisition of Kyotaru
Sushiro Global Holdings Co., Ltd., a major sushi chain company, announced that it will acquire and acquire all shares of Kyotaru, a subsidiary of Yoshinoya Holdings. With the spread of the new coronavirus infection, the need for take-out is increasing, and the acquisition of Kyotaru, which operates take-out stores, is aimed at responding to changes in the market and expanding its market share.
Set not to be displayed on the company's HP search site for docomo cancellation procedures
It turned out that NTT DoCoMo, a major mobile phone company, had set its homepage, which introduces the cancellation procedure, so that it would not be displayed on the search site.
To change president of Isetan Mitsukoshi HD To rebuild with a new system in the red due to corona damage
Isetan Mitsukoshi Holdings, a major department store, has decided to take over the appointment of Toshihiko Sugie, who has retired, and Toshiyuki Hosoya, who is the president of a department store under its umbrella, as his successor.
Kintetsu to reduce 600 people by recruiting early retirement, etc. Corona impact worsens business performance
Kinki Nippon Railway Co., Ltd., a major private railway company, has announced that it will reduce the number of employees by 600 by recruiting early retirement, saying that business performance will deteriorate due to the impact of the new coronavirus and it is necessary to further reduce costs.
Yen exchange rate Small price movement
On the 26th, the yen exchange rate on the Tokyo foreign exchange market showed a slight movement against the dollar.
Long-term interest rate rises to 0.175% for the first time in 5 years and 1 month
The long-term interest rate, which is also a guideline for the mortgage interest rate, rose and temporarily reached 0.175%. This is the highest level in 5 years and 1 month since January 29, 2016, when the Bank of Japan decided to introduce a negative interest rate policy.
Number of domestic guests for the last year decreased by 48% from the previous year Due to the influence of the new corona
The number of guests who used domestic hotels and inns in the last year was 48% lower than the previous year, almost halving. This is the smallest number since 2010, when the survey was started in the same way as it is now, and the result shows the magnitude of the impact of the new coronavirus on the tourism industry.
Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications experts meeting that shows the proposed "eSIM" "this year introduced in the summer Goromedo"
Make it easier to transfer the mobile phone of the contract destination, plan to be introduced to experts meeting this year around the summer of Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications for the "eSIM" with a built-in function of the SIM card that plugs into the smart phone to the terminal as soon as possible in prospect Was shown.
ITOCHU Partnership with a French company To manufacture and sell hydrogen
ITOCHU, a major trading company, has partnered with the Japanese subsidiary of the world's largest French company for industrial gas, and is a plant that jointly produces hydrogen for the utilization of hydrogen, which is attracting attention as a next-generation energy that does not emit carbon dioxide. We have decided to proceed with the construction of the hydrogen station and the development of hydrogen stations in Japan.
Rising long-term interest rates Major banks moving to raise mortgage rates
Following the rise in long-term interest rates, major banks are moving to raise mortgage rates starting next month.
January housing starts down 3.1% year-on-year for 19 consecutive months
The number of housing units started nationwide in January decreased by 3.1% from the same month last year due to the influence of the new coronavirus, etc., falling below the previous year for 19 consecutive months.
Stock price drops by 900 yen or more and falls by 30,000 yen
The Tokyo Stock Exchange fell almost entirely on the 26th, and the Nikkei Stock Average fell by more than 900 yen at one point, which was the largest decline during the trading hours, and fell below 30,000 yen.
"Output gap" Last October-December period Annualized rate minus about 18 trillion yen
At a press conference after the Cabinet meeting, Mr. Nishimura said that the so-called "supply and demand gap," which indicates the difference between the demand and potential supply capacity of the Japanese economy, was about 18 trillion yen on an annualized basis from October to December last year. I clarified the analysis result that it was a minus.
Corona influence To promote discount service application by promoting the use of Ibaraki Airport
As the number of users is decreasing due to the influence of the new coronavirus, maintaining tenants at Ibaraki Airport has become an issue, so Ibaraki Prefecture offers services such as discounts at stores so that passengers can use the airport as well. I decided to develop my own app that I can receive.
Last month's mining and manufacturing production index rose 4.2% from the previous month for the first time in 3 months
Last month's mining and industrial production index, which shows the production activity of companies, rose 4.2% from the previous month for the first time in three months. The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry maintained the keynote judgment that "production is picking up."
Kanden's vision for "decarbonization" Utilization of ammonia as fuel for thermal power generation
Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc. will announce its future vision and vision for "decarbonization" on the 26th. Among these, we will include the use of ammonia, which does not emit carbon dioxide, as fuel for thermal power generation.
NY Dow Jones Industrial Average falls sharply Long-term interest rates rise at a fast pace
The New York stock market fell sharply from the previous day on the 25th, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell by more than $ 500 compared to the previous day. Because long-term interest rates are rising at a rapid pace, sales orders have expanded, centering on IT-related stocks that are said to be overpriced.
Toyota Myanmar's new plant delayed in operation Impact of coup d'etat
Following a coup d'etat in Myanmar, Toyota Motor Corp. announced that it would delay the start of operations of its new local plant, which was originally scheduled for February. A military coup is affecting local business activities.
Domestic advertising expenses decreased for the first time in 9 years last year Impact of event cancellation in Corona
Domestic advertising spending for the past year fell for the first time in nine years due to the effects of a series of postponements and cancellations of events due to the spread of the new coronavirus infection.