Lettuce potatoes 50% or more higher than normal Impact of long rains
Of the main vegetable wholesale prices, lettuce and potatoes are more than 50% higher than normal due to the effects of the long rains this month and the high temperatures in Hokkaido.
Mizuho reports: The cause of the system failure could not be identified and the recovery procedure was reviewed.
Mizuho Financial Group submitted a report to the Financial Services Agency on the 31st of this month regarding a system failure that occurred at its affiliated banks. At the moment, the cause cannot be identified and the investigation will be continued. On the other hand, it is said that the procedure for restoration and the way of dealing with customers will be reviewed, considering that the restoration was not in time by the start of business.
"Kettle that does not spill" CM is unfairly advertised Tiger Corporation orders measures
When the Consumer Affairs Agency investigated the electric kettle of Tiger Corporation, which was promoting the product using a video that does not spill hot water even if it collapses, it was found that hot water actually spilled. The Consumer Affairs Agency has ordered the company not to unfairly advertise it as misleading consumers.
Yen exchange rate Small price movement
On the 31st, the yen exchange rate on the Tokyo foreign exchange market showed a slight movement against the dollar.
New member store of NTT DoCoMo d payment No fee until the end of September next year
NTT DoCoMo, which provides cashless payments using smartphones, announced that the payment fees paid by merchants will be free only for new merchants. There is also a movement among other companies in the same industry to revise the policy that had been charged as a fee, and competition to further expand the number of affiliated stores is intensifying.
522 Panasonic engineers Return national qualifications and dispose of them due to lack of practical work
Panasonic revealed that more than 520 engineers did not meet the conditions of work experience when acquiring the national qualification such as "construction management engineer" necessary for management of construction work. The company is considering disposing of the employee as well as returning the qualification.
Sumitomo Rubber Industries Quality data falsification Quality control international standard ISO certification revocation
Sumitomo Rubber Industries, a major tire manufacturer, revealed that ISO certification, which is an international standard for quality control, has been revoked for rubber products that were produced at the Kakogawa Plant in Hyogo Prefecture and whose quality data had been tampered with. Did.
This year's rice crop 20 prefectures "Slightly bad" expected Heavy rain, etc.
The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries announced the situation of this year's rice crop as of the 15th of this month, and although it changed from "good" to "normal" in Hokkaido and the Tohoku region, 20 prefectures were affected by heavy rain and lack of sunshine. It is expected to be "slightly defective".
Stock price rises by 300 yen or more, recovers the closing price of 28,000 yen level for the first time in about 2 weeks
In the Tokyo stock market on the 31st, there was a movement to buy back mainly stocks that seemed to be cheap, and the Nikkei Stock Average rose by more than 300 yen.
To set up a study room to strengthen anti-money laundering measures
To strengthen so-called money laundering measures, Chief Cabinet Secretary Kato has announced that he will set up a study room for the necessary legislation in the Cabinet Secretariat and will assign the chairman of the National Public Safety Commission, Tanahashi.
Heavy rain of this month Designated as a "catastrophic disaster" to support local government costs Cabinet Office
This month, the government will support the cost of restoration by designating a "catastrophic disaster" as the amount of damage exceeds the standard for agriculture-related damage caused by heavy rains caused by a series of fronts in northern Kyushu and the Chugoku region. It was decided.
July industrial production index declines for the first time in 2 months Impact of semiconductor shortage, etc.
The industrial production index for July, which shows the production activity of companies, fell 1.5% from the previous month, the first decline in two months. The main reason for this is that production of automobiles and other products has fallen due to the effects of a global shortage of semiconductors.
Zoom operating company Continued to work from home increased sales and profits Delta stock infection spread
The operating company of the video conferencing system "Zoom" The financial results for the three months up to July increased due to the spread of the mutant virus "Delta strain" and many companies continuing to work from home. rice field.
July industrial production index declines for the first time in two months 1.5% below the previous month
The industrial production index for July, which shows the production activity of companies, was 98.1 with 2015 as 100, down 1.5% from the previous month, the first decline in two months. On the other hand, the keynote judgment that "production is picking up" was maintained.
July Unemployment rate nationwide 2.8% down 0.1 points from the previous month
According to the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, the national unemployment rate in July was 2.8%, down 0.1 points from the previous month.
Effective job openings-to-applicants ratio in July 1.15 times Severity continues without returning to before the spread of infection
The active job openings-to-applicants ratio last month was 1.15, 0.02 points higher than the previous month. The number of new job offers from companies has decreased by more than 22% compared to July before the spread of the infection, and the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare says that the situation is "continuing tough."
Nisshin Oillio to raise the price of cooking oil from November This is the fourth time due to soaring raw materials
The Nisshin Oillio Group, which has been raising the price of cooking oil three times since then, announced that it will raise the price further from November, saying that the prices of raw materials such as soybeans are rising further.
Japan's Money Laundering Countermeasures International Organization Examination “Strengthening the System”
An international organization that examines the efforts of each country regarding anti-money laundering by criminal organizations = so-called money laundering measures has announced the examination results for Japan. While evaluating the results of the measures taken so far, the measures taken by regional banks and others are inadequate, and the government is requested to strengthen the system for supervision and inspection.
Budget request total 110 trillion yen scale Largest ever outlook Today's submission deadline
Next year = The budget request for the national budget for the 4th year of Reiwa is 31 days, which is the deadline for submission from each ministry to the Ministry of Finance. Against the backdrop of increased costs for social security and redemption of government bonds, the total amount of general account requirements is expected to reach a record high of 110 trillion yen.