NY foreign exchange market 1 dollar = 148 yen level Updated for the first time in about 32 years
In the New York foreign exchange market on the 14th, the yen exchange rate temporarily dropped to the 148 yen level against the dollar, marking the first time since 1990 that the yen has depreciated for the first time in about 32 years. Yen-selling and dollar-buying accelerated due to the view that interest rates will continue to rise sharply in order to curb record-breaking inflation in the United States, and that the interest rate differential between Japan and the United States will widen further. The government and the Bank of Japan intervened on the 22nd of last month to sell the dollar and buy the yen, but the yen's depreciation has not stopped, and there is a growing sense of caution about intervention in the market.
Railway 150th anniversary Increase in women working in the railway industry
October 14 marks the 150th anniversary of the opening of railways in Japan. In the railway industry, which is sometimes referred to as a “male workplace,” the percentage of female employees working in the Heisei era was around 2%, but recently there are companies with more than 10%, and women are working. It is attracting attention whether the place of activity will expand.
Ringer Hut's final profit and loss expected to be in the black turns into a deficit due to the impact of the weaker yen
Ringer Hut, a restaurant chain, said that the final profit and loss for the year ending February 2020 will turn from the initial profit forecast to a loss due to the increase in costs due to the soaring raw material prices due to the yen's depreciation. gave an outlook.
Yen exchange rate temporarily drops to the upper half of the 147 yen level.
In the Tokyo foreign exchange market on the 14th, there was a growing view that the pace of interest rate hikes in the United States would accelerate, and the yen exchange rate temporarily fell to the upper 147 yen level to the dollar.
Cabinet approves six bills to revise laws to strengthen measures against money laundering
The government decided at a cabinet meeting on the 14th a series of bills to strengthen measures against so-called money laundering, which launders funds obtained by crime.
All fishery federation asks Minister of Agriculture to strengthen measures to support fishermen before releasing treated water
Executives of groups made up of fishermen from all over the country held talks with Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Nomura, and before the release of treated water from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant into the sea scheduled for spring next year, a fund to support fishermen He called for the creation of a new system and the strengthening of measures to deal with soaring fuel costs.
Hino Motors Exhaust Gas Data Fraudulent Group Lawsuit Seeking Compensation in Australia
Hino Motors has revealed that a class action lawsuit seeking damages has been filed by an Australian company that purchased trucks due to data fraud such as exhaust gas. This is the second class action lawsuit involving fraud issues, following the one in the United States.
Stock price rises to over 900 yen at one point Recovers to the 27,000 yen level
On the Tokyo stock market on the 14th, the movement to buy back stocks that had recently fallen in price increased, and the Nikkei Stock Average temporarily rose significantly to over 900 yen.
Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism `` Secure a sufficient budget '' successively suspending reservations for nationwide travel support
Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Saito said that he has secured a sufficient budget for a series of suspensions of reservations at travel agencies, etc. due to the "National Travel Assistance", a measure to stimulate tourism demand in the country that started this week. In addition, I reiterated my intention to proceed with measures to ensure that the budget allocation to business operators is performed appropriately.
End of G20 “Sudden exchange rate fluctuations are not desirable” Shared by each country
Amid the accelerating depreciation of the yen in the foreign exchange market, the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting held in Washington, D.C., ended two days of discussions and ended early on the 14th, Japan time.
Decided to revise laws such as restrictions on city gas use Prepare for winter with rising demand Government
At a cabinet meeting on the 14th, the government decided to limit the use of city gas by companies with high consumption in preparation for a tight supply of city gas, and to provide alternatives at the request of the government in the event that procurement by gas companies becomes difficult. Decided to revise the law to make it possible to procure.
Stock price rises to over 900 yen at one point Recovers to the 27,000 yen level
In the Tokyo stock market on the 14th, the movement to buy back stocks that had recently fallen has increased, and the Nikkei Stock Average temporarily rose above 900 yen and recovered to the 27,000 yen level.
Yen exchange rate 1 dollar = price drops to the lower 147 yen level View of accelerating interest rate hike
In the Tokyo foreign exchange market on the 14th, the rate of increase in the consumer price index last month exceeded market expectations in the United States, and there was a growing view that the pace of interest rate hikes would accelerate. It's dropping in price.
Finance Minister Suzuki ``Take appropriate measures against excessive fluctuations in yen depreciation'' G20 closing press conference
Finance Minister Suzuki and Bank of Japan Governor Kuroda held a press conference after the G20 = 20 major finance ministers and central bank governors meeting held in Washington, USA. Regarding the depreciation of the yen accelerating again, Minister Suzuki said, "We will take appropriate measures against excessive fluctuations," and once again strongly restrained market movements.
Tokyo stock market Nikkei stock average price rises by more than 800 yen at one time
On the 14th, the Tokyo stock market and the Nikkei Stock Average temporarily rose by more than 800 yen and recovered to the 27,000 yen level.
This year's rice crop pattern "normal year" outlook Blessed with weather
The crop pattern of this year's rice is expected to be "normal year" on average nationwide due to the favorable weather.
Tokyo stock market Nikkei stock average price rises by more than 700 yen at one time
On the 14th, the Tokyo stock market and the Nikkei stock average rose by more than 700 yen at one point.
Stock price rises by more than 600 yen.
On the 14th, the Tokyo stock market and the Nikkei Stock Average temporarily increased by more than 600 yen. In the New York market on the 13th, the Dow Jones Industrial Average temporarily fell sharply due to concerns about inflation in the United States, but after that, concerns about the worsening financial situation in the United Kingdom, which had been wary of the market, have eased. , There was a move to buy back, and the transaction ended with a significant price increase exceeding $ 800. Even in the Tokyo market, buy orders are spreading immediately after the start of trading in response to this trend.
Tokyo market price drops to 1 dollar = lower 147 yen level View of accelerating interest rate hike
In the Tokyo foreign exchange market on the 14th, the rate of increase in the consumer price index in the United States last month exceeded market expectations, and the pace of interest rate hikes has increased, so the yen exchange rate is in the 147 yen range against the dollar. Prices are dropping in the first half.
Bank of Japan Governor Kuroda “Continues monetary easing with the aim of achieving the price target”
Kuroda, Governor of the Bank of Japan, who is visiting Washington, D.C., held a local press conference after the G20 = 20 major countries' finance ministers and central bank governors meeting, saying, "The rate of increase in Japan's consumer prices is due to high costs. The inflation rate, excluding fresh food, is at the level of 2.8%, but unlike the United States, Europe and many developing countries, it is expected to fall below 2% from next fiscal year onwards. I explained that I would continue with monetary easing,” he said at the meeting, revealing that he showed his stance to continue the current large-scale monetary easing.
NY Dow volatility Inflation concerns temporarily over $ 500 price drop
On the 13th, the New York stock market and the Dow Jones Industrial Average temporarily dropped over $500 due to concerns about inflation in the United States, but it was then bought back and closed at over $800.
Financial Services Agency to review internal control reporting system, in some cases not properly utilized
The Financial Services Agency (FSA) has started reviewing the "internal control reporting system," which allows listed companies to check the reliability of their financial reports and internal control systems, as there are cases where they are not being used properly. rice field.
Netflix to introduce discount plan against record inflation background
As more and more people cut back on entertainment spending due to record-breaking inflation in the United States and other countries, major video distribution services are moving to introduce plans with cheaper membership fees instead of running ads.
Taiwan's TSMC has revised downward its capital investment amount for this year
Taiwan's TSMC, the world's largest contract manufacturer of semiconductors, has forecast that inventory adjustments by customers will continue until the first half of next year, and has revised down its capital investment for the year.