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Economic news(2023/01/29)

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Restaurant chains Accelerate review of personnel system Abolition of seniority system, improvement of working conditions, etc.

2023-01-29 10:50:00
Among restaurant chains, where labor shortages continue, there is an accelerating movement to drastically review personnel systems, such as abolishing the seniority system and improving treatment, in order to secure human resources.


Why BOJ's "forbidden" ETF purchases have become constant [Economic Column]

2023-01-29 00:04:00
The Bank of Japan has been likened to a "whale" due to its large presence in the Japanese stock market. For more than 12 years, I have continued to purchase financial products called ETFs linked to stock indices, and have pushed up stock prices during this time with the power of huge amounts of easing money. We will examine why this measure, which was once considered a "forbidden move" and was started as an emergency response to overcome the difficult situation, has turned into a permanent policy. (Economic Department reporter Aya Shinoda)


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