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Economic news(2022/06/21)

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"Economic Security" Experts Meeting Discussing the direction for developing advanced technology

2022-06-21 21:09:00
The government held a meeting of experts on economic security to discuss the direction for fostering important advanced technologies such as AI = artificial intelligence and quantum.


London foreign exchange market 1 dollar = 136 yen level Yen depreciation for the first time in 24 years

2022-06-21 20:46:00
In the London foreign exchange market on the 21st, the movement to sell the yen and buy the dollar became stronger, and the yen exchange rate temporarily dropped to the 136 yen level per dollar, renewing the yen's depreciation level for the first time in about 24 years.


Considering about 10% investment in Sumitomo Mitsui FG SBI Toward full-scale cooperation

2022-06-21 19:59:00
It turned out that Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group has begun to consider investing in SBI Holdings, a major online finance company.


Yen exchange rate drops to the low 135 yen level per dollar

2022-06-21 18:55:00
On the 21st, the yen exchange rate in the Tokyo foreign exchange market fell to the low 135 yen level per dollar due to continued awareness of the difference in the direction of monetary policy between the United States and Japan.


Mizuho to reach retirement age of 75 without "honorary adviser" for life

2022-06-21 18:09:00
Mizuho Financial Group, a major financial company, will introduce a retirement age system of 75 years old from next year for the "honorary advisors" who have served as presidents. This is part of a review that is underway in response to a series of system failures.


Assumed damage to solar flares Mobile phones and TVs may not be available intermittently

2022-06-21 17:46:00
The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications has compiled a report on damage estimation, such as when the explosion phenomenon on the surface of the sun called "solar flare" becomes active, in the worst case, the mobile phone will be intermittently unavailable for two weeks.


Aeon's own brand products 3 items to raise prices next month Due to soaring raw material prices

2022-06-21 16:24:00
Aeon, a major distributor, has announced that it will raise prices for three of its relatively cheap own-brand products, such as mayonnaise, from next month as raw material prices continue to rise.


Stock price temporarily rises by 600 yen or more and falls

2022-06-21 15:57:00
In the Tokyo stock market on the 21st, the movement to buy back stocks that had dropped significantly recently became stronger, and the Nikkei Stock Average temporarily rose by more than 600 yen.


Exhibition of the latest drones Approximately 200 companies and organizations exhibit Chiba

2022-06-21 12:30:00
An exhibition introducing the latest drone technology, which is expected to be used in logistics and disaster sites, began on the 21st in Chiba City.


Resale deterrence teams such as autographed uniforms also utilize AI

2022-06-21 04:02:00
In order to prevent unsold items such as player-signed uniforms provided as a fan service from being sold unnecessarily on auction sites, the sports industry has begun efforts to reduce resale by utilizing AI = artificial intelligence.


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