Department Store Association “Special consideration” In the case of extension of the declaration required by the government
Regarding the declaration of emergency to the four prefectures, the Japan Department Store Association, which is created by each department store, told the government after the 12th that it would like to expand its business as much as possible after thoroughly taking measures against infection even if the deadline for the declaration is extended. I submitted a request for "special consideration".
Nintendo Nest Mori Demand Hits "Atsumori" to reach record high final profit
Nintendo recorded a record high profit of more than 480 billion yen in the one-year financial results for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2013. The record hits of game consoles and game software "Animal Crossing: New Magnificent Animal Crossing" boosted profits, partly due to the demand for nesting due to the influence of the new coronavirus.
Yen depreciation against the dollar after the Golden Week holidays Corona's future is uncertain
On the 6th after the Golden Week holidays, the yen exchange rate fell against the dollar in the Tokyo foreign exchange market.
Customers of restaurants on long holidays more than tripled year-on-year
During the Golden Week holidays until the 5th, the number of people who used restaurants in 1 metropolitan area and 3 prefectures in the Tokyo metropolitan area was 64% less than that before the spread of the new coronavirus infection, but last year when the first state of emergency was declared. Since then, a private survey has been completed that the number has more than tripled.
5 major department stores April sales 20-30% less than last year
Sales of five major department stores in April were down 20% to 30% compared to April, when they were not affected by the new coronavirus. Due to the state of emergency issued to four prefectures such as Tokyo late last month, department store companies have been forced to close again, and the severe situation continues.
Softbank 1 billion yen damages Sued former employee and Rakuten Mobile
Softbank, a major telecommunications company, has filed a lawsuit against former employees and Rakuten Mobile, where they have changed jobs, for damages of 1 billion yen in response to an alleged case in which a former employee illegally took out information that is a trade secret. ..
Earnings of major consumer electronics retailers "Nesting demand" led to a series of significant increases in profits
Due to the tailwind of so-called nesting demand, which was affected by the spread of the new coronavirus infection, the financial results of major consumer electronics retailers increased significantly.
New car sales in April increased by about 30% compared to the same month last year, but decreased by 7% before the spread of infection
The number of new cars sold domestically in April was about 350,000, an increase of nearly 30% from the same month last year. It increased significantly in reaction from a year ago, which was a record drop in the state of emergency, but decreased by 7% compared to the adult before the spread of the infection.
World financial results Record deficit of 17.1 billion Temporary closures Successive sales decline
Last year's financial results for the major apparel company World were a record loss of 17.1 billion yen due to a series of temporary closures of stores due to the spread of the new coronavirus infection and a series of declines in sales.
Stock price rises by 600 yen or more at the end of consecutive holidays
The Tokyo stock market on the 6th after the Golden Week holidays rose sharply due to expectations that vaccinations would progress in Europe and the United States and economic activity would improve, and the Nikkei Stock Average temporarily rose by more than 600 yen.
Temporary restriction of incoming landline calls in Tokyo Is vaccination reservation affected?
In Tokyo on the morning of the 6th, the amount of telephone traffic increased, and NTT East temporarily restricted incoming calls to landlines in Tokyo. Due to the appointment for vaccination with the new coronavirus, it seems that the traffic has increased temporarily.
Lifting restrictions on incoming calls to landlines in Tokyo Is the restriction affected by vaccine reservations?
NTT East has lifted the restrictions on incoming calls to landlines in Tokyo, which had been in effect since the morning of the 6th.
Restricting incoming calls to landlines in Tokyo Will the amount of traffic increase due to vaccination reservations?
NTT East has restricted the number of incoming calls to landlines in Tokyo from 9:00 am on the 6th due to the increase in telephone traffic.
Announcement of the minutes of the BOJ's March meeting Concerns about “regression in monetary easing and misunderstanding”
The Bank of Japan has announced the agenda of the March meeting after conducting an "inspection" of monetary easing measures. At the meeting, policies were revised in consideration of the side effects of monetary easing, such as flexible purchases of ETFs = exchange-traded funds, but some committee members pointed out that caution should be exercised so as not to be mistaken as a recession of easing. It turned out that was issued.
Stock price rises by 600 yen or more at the end of consecutive holidays
The Tokyo stock market on the 6th after the Golden Week holidays rose almost entirely due to expectations that vaccinations would progress in Europe and the United States and economic activities would improve, and the Nikkei Stock Average temporarily rose by more than 600 yen.
Credit Card Consumption Index Up 6% in the first half of April compared to two years ago
In a survey that indexes consumption trends based on credit card usage information, the first half of last month increased by 6% compared to the same period two years ago, before the spread of the new coronavirus infection. It seems that the background is that consumption at department stores has picked up due to the cancellation of the second state of emergency.
Stock price after consecutive holidays temporarily rises by 500 yen or more Dow Jones Industrial Average update trend
The Tokyo stock market on the 6th after the Golden Week holidays has risen sharply, with the Nikkei Stock Average temporarily rising by more than 500 yen.
New Corona users are depressed Railway industry Consideration of introduction of autonomous driving spreads
In the railway industry, where users are declining due to the effects of the new coronavirus, there is a growing movement to consider introducing autonomous driving in order to reduce costs and prepare for future driver shortages.
NY Stock Market Dow Jones Industrial Average Record Highs Closed $ 34,230
The Dow Jones Industrial Average on the New York stock market on the 5th rose, hitting a record high on April 16th.
Bluefin tuna fishing is at its peak Okinawa Ishigaki Island
Bluefin tuna fishing has reached its peak on Ishigaki Island, Okinawa Prefecture, and is being landed one after another at fishing ports.
Demand is declining Japanese tea Processing into black tea New movements spread without using Kyusu
Demand for Japanese tea is declining due to the effects of the new coronavirus, so producers and companies are digging for new demand, such as processing it into black tea and proposing ways to drink it without using a kyusu. The movement to wake up is spreading.