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Economic news(2021/08/12)


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Chairman and CEO Sharp Dai announced his intention to retire at a general meeting of shareholders in June next year

2021-08-12 20:52:00
Sharp's chairman and CEO, Tai Jeng Wu, announced in a message to employees that he intends to retire at a shareholders' meeting scheduled for June next year.

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To raise prices for margarine, etc. Snow Brand Megmilk due to soaring prices of raw materials such as fats and oils

2021-08-12 19:00:00
Dairy giant "Megmilk Snow Brand" announced that it will raise the price of margarine and butter for home use by up to 12% from the shipment in October. It is said that the price of fats and oils, which are the raw materials, is soaring due to bad weather in the main soybean producing areas.

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Toshiba's new director will be decided by the end of the year Candidates will be selected

2021-08-12 18:46:00
Toshiba, which rejected the appointment of some directors at this year's general meeting of shareholders, has announced that it will decide on the appointment of a new chairman of the board by the end of the year.

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Yen exchange rate rises somewhat 1 dollar = transactions in the low 110 yen range

2021-08-12 18:40:00
In the Tokyo foreign exchange market on the 12th, the yen exchange rate rose somewhat, and the dollar was in the low 110 yen range.

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Toshiba's new director will be decided by the end of the year Candidates will be selected

2021-08-12 17:12:00
Toshiba, which rejected the appointment of some directors at this year's general meeting of shareholders, has announced that it will decide on the appointment of a new chairman of the board by the end of the year.

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Regular Gasoline Retail Price Highest Level Since November 2018

2021-08-12 15:55:00
The retail price of regular gasoline this week has risen to 158.5 yen per liter on a national average for the first time in two weeks, the highest level since November 2018.

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Human rights issues in China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region "at risk" more than half

2021-08-12 10:57:00
When NHK surveyed 100 major domestic companies on human rights issues such as suspicion of forced labor in the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region of China, more than half of the companies answered that they were "at risk" and the survey system of their business partners. It turned out that we are proceeding with the maintenance of. As international criticism grows, the reality is that human rights issues in the supply chain are becoming a new issue.

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Corporate goods price index in July High level for the first time in about 13 years Due to rising crude oil prices

2021-08-12 10:49:00
The July preliminary figures for the corporate goods price index, which shows the prices of goods traded between companies, surpassed the same month last year for five consecutive months, the highest level in about 13 years. The main factor was the rise in crude oil prices.

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NY Stock Market Dow Jones Industrial Average hits new highs for 2 consecutive business days

2021-08-12 07:55:00
The Dow Jones Industrial Average on the New York stock market on the 11th rose for the second consecutive business day as concerns about inflation slowing the recovery receded.

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80% of companies formulate specific goals for decarbonization 100 company questionnaire

2021-08-12 05:56:00
When NHK conducted a survey of 100 major domestic companies, 80% of the companies answered that they had set specific goals and business plans for decarbonization in-house. As the movement of decarbonization spreads around the world, we can see the attitude of domestic companies to actively respond.

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U.S. July consumer prices rise 5.4% year-on-year to continue high levels

2021-08-12 05:14:00
Consumer prices in the United States in July rose 5.4% compared to the same month of the previous year and remain high due to the rapid economic recovery.

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