Submitted a bill with a new name for the Russian parliamentary group "Victory over Japan Day"
A group of members of the Russian Parliament has submitted a bill to the House of Representatives to name the anniversary of the end of World War II on September 3, "Militarism over Japan and the Day of the End of World War II." Did. It unilaterally claims that it is a countermeasure against Japan, which is taking unfriendly actions against Russia, which continues its military invasion of Ukraine.
Monkeypox spread from a single virus to various places? Research group analyzes
A Portuguese research group analyzed the genes of the virus in 15 patients in detail for monkeypox, which has been reported one after another mainly in Europe and the United States, and it seems that the infection spread from a single virus found in West Africa to various places. Was announced.
Acquired Sapporo US beer company Strengthen overseas business by shrinking domestic market
Beer giant Sapporo Holdings has announced that it will acquire an American beer maker. As the domestic beer market shrinks, we aim to expand sales in the United States and strengthen our overseas business.
Even though the prices are high, can I make a meal of 250 yen per meal?
School meals offered at low prices even as food prices continue to rise. Meat and vegetables are so expensive, how do you manage them? We asked the people who support school lunch about their ideas. (Osaka Broadcasting Station reporter Yukiho Tomoda)
[Details] 800,000 people with a final educational background of "elementary school graduates" 20,000 people in their 50s or younger Why?
When the country first investigated the people whose final educational background was "elementary school graduate" in the census, it was found that the number exceeded 800,000. It seems that the background is the difference in the prewar education system, and 90% of the people are in their 80s or older, but there are nearly 20,000 people in their 50s or younger. It was also found that there are more than 53,000 people in their 50s or younger who do not seem to have completed compulsory education, including those who are not in elementary school. What is the background? I will tell you in detail with detailed data by age and prefecture.
Increasing alertness [economic column]
Due to the difference in the direction of monetary policy between the central banks in Europe and the United States, which are rushing to tighten monetary policy, and the Bank of Japan, which maintains large-scale monetary easing, the yen continued to be easy to sell in the foreign exchange market this week. Against this backdrop, what attracted the attention of market players this week was the reference to the recession of US Federal Reserve Chairman Powell at midnight Japan time. Market officials and financial officials are becoming more cautious about the sneaking risk of a recession in the United States. (Meiji University, Reporter, Ministry of Economic Affairs)
This is the first time in Niigata that the temperature exceeds 37 degrees Celsius.
On the 24th, the temperature rose over a wide area from Kyushu to Tohoku, and in Niigata prefecture it became extremely hot, exceeding 37 degrees Celsius for the first time in Japan. Severe heat is expected in various places on the 25th, so please be wary of heat stroke by diligently hydrating and using the air conditioner properly without putting up with it.
Voices complaining of damage as a type of "stealthing" sexual violence
Experts pointed out the need for countermeasures, as there were a series of voices complaining about the act called "stealthing" such as not using a condom without consent during sexual activity as a kind of sexual violence. I am.
World's Largest Contract Production of Semiconductors TSMC Ibaraki Prefecture Research Center Opening Ceremony
TSMC, the world's largest contract manufacturer of semiconductors, has established a research base for advanced semiconductors in Ibaraki Prefecture. In the future, we will accelerate our research by making use of our knowledge of manufacturing equipment and materials, which Japan has strengths in.
Dismissal from NHK International Broadcasting Station management position Unauthorized use of taxi tickets
It was discovered that a manager in his 50s at the NHK International Broadcasting Station had repeatedly used taxi tickets for business purposes illegally, and NHK paid the full amount and dismissed him as a dismissal. NHK commented, "This is an act that is not allowed as a public media employee, and we deeply apologize to the viewers."
[Explanation] The road to Ukraine EU accession
The EU held a summit meeting in Brussels, Belgium on the 23rd, and Russia's military invasion began. It was unanimously decided to accept the position of. ▽ Why is Ukraine urging EU membership now? ▽ I point out that it is significant for the EU to recognize Ukraine as a candidate country for membership. What is the reason? The European Commission, which recommended last week to recognize its position as a "candidate country," also pointed out that Ukraine has various challenges such as the rule of law and anti-corruption measures. How did you get to the actual accession negotiations? ▽ Russia will hold a summit meeting of Brazil, India, China and South Africa and BRICS and five emerging countries on the same day as the EU summit meeting. About this movement. Professor Atsuko Higashino of the University of Tsukuba, who specializes in international politics in Europe, will explain. (This commentary was broadcast on News Watch 9 on June 23, before the EU summit, which recognized Ukraine as a candidate for membership.) (The video is 5 minutes and 5 seconds. Please see the data broadcast. Can't)
This is the first time in Niigata that the temperature has risen over a wide range of over 37 degrees Celsius.
The temperature has risen on the 24th in a wide area from Kyushu to Tohoku, and it has become extremely hot in Niigata prefecture, exceeding 37 degrees Celsius for the first time. Be wary of heat stroke, such as diligent hydration and proper use of air conditioning without patience.
Judgment to revoke the reduction of the amount of welfare payment Tokyo District Court
The amount of welfare payments has been gradually reduced from 2013, and the Tokyo District Court has paid in a trial in which beneficiaries in Tokyo sued the national and local governments for being forced to live below the minimum. I have handed down a judgment to cancel the reduction of the amount. Similar trials have been filed in 29 courts nationwide, and the decision to revoke the reduction is the third one following the Osaka District Court last February and the Kumamoto District Court last month.
Posts on Twitter's arrest history The Supreme Court's first decision to remove
In a trial in which a man asked Twitter to delete his arrest history posted on Twitter because he was in a state where he could view his arrest history and it hindered his job hunting, the Supreme Court ruled that it should be deleted. I handed it over. This is the first time the Supreme Court has handed down a ruling over the deletion of a Twitter post about arrest history.
Amagasaki City Lost USB memory discovery Personal information of more than 460,000 citizens
Amagasaki City, Hyogo Prefecture announced on the 23rd that it had lost a USB memory containing the personal information of all 460,000 citizens, but announced on the 24th that it was found with a bag containing the USB memory. Amagasaki City will proceed with the investigation of personal information in the USB memory.
Japan and the United States confirm the importance of "extended deterrence" Office-level discussions
The importance of "extended deterrence" after discussions between the officials of the Japanese and US governments on "extended deterrence" to protect Japan with the US nuclear force, and after exchanging opinions on the guidelines for the new nuclear strategy of the Biden administration I confirmed it again.
Approved expansion and strengthening of North Korea's military power “Overwhelming victory over any enemy”
North Korea held an expansion meeting of the Central Military Commission of the Workers' Party of Korea until the 23rd to discuss and approve "important issues for further expanding and strengthening war deterrence." In his speech, General Secretary Kim Jong-un said, "We should have a strong self-defense force that can overwhelm any enemy," and emphasized the idea of further strengthening our military power against the United States and other countries.
Introduced new rules for NTT "working place is at home" and "going to work is treated as a business trip"
NTT, a major telecommunications company, officially announced that it will review the work style system from next month and introduce a new rule that the work place will be based on the home and will be treated as a "business trip" when going to work. It is said that it is possible to live anywhere in the country and expand work styles that do not involve transfer or single transfer, and the movement of a huge corporate group is likely to affect other companies as well.
4 months invasion of Ukraine More than 4,600 civilians dead No way to end the battle
It has been four months since Russia began its military invasion of Ukraine in 24 days. In Ukraine, with more than 4,600 civilians allegedly killed, there is no clear path to the end of the fighting.
Introduced new rules for NTT "working place is at home" and "going to work is treated as a business trip"
NTT will review the work style system from next month and officially announce that it will introduce a new rule to the main companies of the group that the work place will be based on home and that when going to the office, it will be treated as a business trip. did. Employees to whom the rules are applied can live anywhere in the country, and working by telework will expand the way of working without transfer or single transfer. The move to make a major overhaul of the working styles of megacorporation groups is likely to affect other companies as well.
May Consumer Price Index Exceeded 2.1% year-on-year for more than 2% for 2 consecutive months
Looking at the price movements of goods and services consumed at home Last month and May, the consumer price index excluding fresh food, which fluctuates greatly due to the weather, exceeded the same month last year by 2.1%. The main reason for this is that crude oil prices have remained high, and it has been the second consecutive month that the government and the Bank of Japan have exceeded the target of 2%.
Filipinos End of talks with China for joint resource exploration
Philippine Foreign Minister Teodoro Locsin has announced that he has terminated the ongoing talks with China on the exploration of joint oil and gas resources in his exclusive economic zone in the South China Sea. While the Chinese side claims jurisdiction over the South China Sea, it cites the possibility that joint development could undermine the sovereignty of the Philippines.
Two bodies of Kunashir Island sank on a tourist boat Matched with unknown in Russian DNA test
The DNA of passengers and crew members who are missing as a result of DNA analysis by Russian authorities on the bodies of two people found on Kunashir Island in the northern territories in the accident where a tourist boat sank off the Shiretoko Peninsula in Hokkaido It turned out that the Japanese side was contacted when it matched the material. After the body is handed over, it is expected that the Japanese side will proceed to identify it.
EU Summit Unanimously Makes Ukraine and Moldova "Candidates for Membership"
At the summit meeting, the EU-European Union decided to grant Ukraine and Moldova, which are applying for membership, the position of "candidate countries" that are the prerequisites for starting negotiations.
Chiba "Liquid was sprinkled in the car of Tobu Railway" Report No injuries
On the morning of the 24th, there was a report that liquid was sprinkled inside the Tobu Railway in Chiba Prefecture. Police and fire departments are checking the situation by stopping the train at Nodashi Station, but according to Tobu Railway, no one is injured.
Tobu Noda Line Operation Suspension Nanakodai Station-Unga Station Up and Down Line
The Tobu Noda Line is not operating from around 6:40 am on the up and down lines between Nanakodai Station and Unga Station due to the effect of checking the safety inside the train at Nodashi Station in Chiba Prefecture. It means that there is no prospect of resuming operation.
"Emotet" infection is on the rise again.
Information security has been confirmed that the computer virus "Emotet", which spreads by e-mail disguised as an acquaintance, has been increasing again since last month, and that a new method of stealing credit card information has been confirmed earlier this month. Specialized organizations are calling for thorough measures.
Four months after the military invasion of Ukraine The path to the end of the battle is completely invisible
It has been four months since Russia began its military invasion of Ukraine in 24 days. The Russian and Ukrainian troops are engaged in attrition warfare with many losses in the eastern part and the southern part of the Black Sea coast, and there is no way to end the battle.
Northern Japan / Kyushu Risk of extremely heavy rain West / Eastern Japan is a hot day
Due to the effects of low pressure systems and fronts, there is a risk of extremely heavy rainfall locally over the 25th in northern Japan and Kyushu, so caution is required against sediment disasters, inundation of low land, and flooding of rivers. On the other hand, it is expected that there will be a hot day in western and eastern Japan, so be wary of heat stroke.
A 23-year-old female employee arrested for confinement to be re-arrested on suspicion of abandoning the body of the Metropolitan Police Department
A 23-year-old woman in Tokyo went missing, and the Metropolitan Police Department re-arrested an office worker who had arrested a woman for confining her in her villa on the 24th on suspicion of abandoning her body. It is a policy. In the future, I will investigate in detail how the woman died.
[Updated from time to time] Military invasion of Russia and Ukraine (movement on the 24th)
It has been four months since June 24, when Russia's military invasion of Ukraine began. Russian and Ukrainian troops continue to fight in various parts of Ukraine, and many civilians are evacuating abroad. We will keep you updated on the movements on the 24th (Japan time) regarding the situation in Ukraine, such as the situation of the battle and the diplomacy of the countries concerned. (There is a time difference of 6 hours between Japan and Ukraine and Moscow in Russia)