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Economic news(2022/05/24)

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Yen exchange rate falls against the euro

2022-05-24 18:52:00
In the Tokyo foreign exchange market on the 24th, the euro was bought in anticipation of high interest rates as the European central bank began to raise interest rates earlier than the market expected, and the yen exchange rate fell against the euro. bottom.


Stock price declines, price increases, and profit-taking movements increase by selling stocks

2022-05-24 18:47:00
The stock price of the Tokyo stock market on the 24th fell due to the lack of materials that could be used as clues for aggressive transactions, and the increasing movement to sell stocks that had been rising and to secure profits once.


Sumitomo Mitsui Trust HD To establish the first trust company in Japan to manage crypto assets

2022-05-24 18:24:00
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings officially announced that it has begun to consider establishing a trust company to manage crypto assets in collaboration with an exchange company while the outflow of crypto assets due to unauthorized access is an issue. bottom. Once established, it will be the first in Japan to expand business and investment utilizing crypto assets.


Experience visiting a virtual house To open the Metaverse housing exhibition hall Ibaraki

2022-05-24 18:13:00
A major housing manufacturer has decided to open a store in Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture, where you can experience a virtual housing tour in a virtual space on the Internet called "Metaverse".


Sales of supermarkets nationwide in April increased for 8 consecutive months.

2022-05-24 16:38:00
According to the Japan Chain Stores Association, last month's sales of major supermarkets nationwide were 1.68.7 trillion yen, an increase of 2.1% from the same month last year compared to existing stores, the eighth consecutive month of increase. Demand for nesting has decreased due to the normalization of economic activities, and food has become negative for the first time in 12 months. Sales were strong.


Mandatory construction of new solar power generation equipment in Tokyo housing under certain conditions

2022-05-24 16:36:00
Regarding the installation of solar power generation equipment in ordinary houses in Tokyo, a council of experts from the city has put together an intermediate plan that makes it mandatory under certain conditions in the case of new construction.


Hawaii is a candidate for the venue of the US-Japan economic version of "2 Plus 2" in July.

2022-05-24 14:55:00
At the Japan-US summit meeting, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Hagiuda nominated Hawaii in the United States as the venue for the so-called economic version of "2 plus 2", which was agreed to be held in July. It was revealed that it was.


Three foreign investment funds for the second bid to sell Sogo & Seibu

2022-05-24 13:12:00
Seven & i Holdings, a major distributor of the parent company, has closed the second bid for the sale of the department store Sogo & Seibu, which continues to be sluggish, and three foreign investment funds have responded to it. Seven & i plans to proceed with negotiations to close the deal and solidify the sales destination in the near future.


“Reflected in the information guidelines obtained from the tour to Japan” Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism

2022-05-24 12:43:00
Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Saito said at a press conference after the Cabinet meeting on the 24th that a small-group trial visit to Japan will start on the 24th to resume the acceptance of foreign tourists. He expressed his desire to reflect the information obtained in the above in the guidelines.


Cooperation in the development of next-generation semiconductors in Japan and the United States Expert evaluation as "relationship of mutual complementation"

2022-05-24 06:55:00
The joint statement of the Japan-US summit meeting on the 23rd included cooperation between the two countries for the development of next-generation semiconductors. The two countries used to have trade friction over semiconductors, but now each has its own strengths, and experts say that cooperation is a complementary relationship.


NY stock market price rises over $ 600, buyback movement intensifies

2022-05-24 06:25:00
On the 23rd of the week, the New York Stock Exchange began to buy back mainly the stocks that had been sold recently, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose sharply to over $ 600.


24 Japanese manufacturers investing over 120 billion yen in India

2022-05-24 05:09:00
As India's presence grows in the international supply chain, it was found that 24 Japanese manufacturers such as automobile parts and air conditioning have put together a plan to invest a total of more than 120 billion yen in India.


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