Prime Minister Kishida "Additional Sanctions Against Russia Next Year's G7 Summit May Held in Hiroshima"
Prime Minister Kishida agreed at a press conference at the closing of the G7 summit in Germany to take further sanctions against Russia over the situation in Ukraine, and decided to cooperate with rising energy and food prices. I emphasized that I shared. He also announced his intention to hold next year's G7 Summit in Hiroshima from May 19th to 21st.
First foreign trip after the invasion of President Putin Western control to Central Asian countries
Russian President Vladimir Putin has begun his first foreign visit since embarking on an invasion of Ukraine. It seems that he will visit the countries of Central Asia in the former Soviet Union to tighten up and restrain the conflicting Western side.
[Weather forecaster commentary] Going out during the day "danger level" Tomorrow is a hot day
On the 28th, the end of the rainy season was announced in various parts of western Japan and in the Hokuriku region, and the number of hot days over 35 degrees Celsius was 100 points nationwide, the highest number this season. On the 29th, the temperature will rise further over a wide area, and record heat is expected in the Kanto region, reaching 40 degrees Celsius locally. In addition, due to the influence of fronts and low pressure systems, there is a risk of record heavy rainfall over the 29th in Hokkaido. This is a commentary by Kimiharu Saita, a weather forecaster. (The video is 2 minutes and 38 seconds. It cannot be viewed on data broadcasting.)
G7 Closing German Chancellor Olaf Scholz "Shows Our Unity and Determination"
The G7 Summit in Germany closed on the 28th, and German Prime Minister Schortz said at a closing press conference, "This summit is our unity and determination to confront Russia's invasion. The leaders of the G7 countries have confirmed their united response by increasing pressure on Russia, which continues to invade Ukraine. "
High school girl on a school trip Heat stroke or unconscious during emergency transportation Kumamoto Arao
According to the Ariake Wide-Area Administrative Office Fire Department in Kumamoto Prefecture, at around 1:50 pm on the 28th, an employee of the amusement park Greenland in Arao City said, "A 17-year-old female high school student who was visiting on a school trip lost consciousness. The high school girl was taken to the hospital for an emergency. According to the fire department, it was considered to be heat stroke and he was not conscious at the time of transportation.
"Palm cooling" as a measure against heat stroke
The 28th was a hot day in central Tokyo for four consecutive days, and it was extremely hot in various places. Immediately after the rainy season, many people are not accustomed to the heat, which increases the risk of heat stroke. Experts say that cooling the "palm" etc. is effective as one of the measures against heat stroke.
House of Councilors Election Candidate Questionnaire About Economic Policy such as Consumption Tax Rate
An NHK survey of candidates for the Upper House election clearly showed a difference in thinking between the ruling party and the opposition regarding the need for a temporary reduction in the consumption tax rate.
NHK announces last year's financial results
NHK announced the financial results for 2021 last year, which was decided by the management committee on the 28th.
Outside director reappointed at Toshiba shareholders meeting resigns immediately after the general meeting
Toshiba's outside director, who had just been reappointed at the general meeting of shareholders held on the 28th, offered to resign immediately after the general meeting and was accepted.
What is the key to achieving both "heat stroke countermeasures" and "power saving"?
The end of the rainy season was announced in various places on the 28th, and it became a fierce heat such as the 4th consecutive hot day in central Tokyo. The temperature will rise further on the 29th, and record heat is expected in the Kanto region, reaching 40 degrees Celsius locally, but on the other hand, TEPCO's jurisdiction is still required to save as much electricity as possible. We have summarized the points on how to achieve both heat stroke countermeasures and power saving.
"Haccho Miso" regional brand registration trial dismisses the proceedings of a long-established manufacturer
Regarding the fact that "Hacchomi * so" applied by a union such as a miso maker in Aichi prefecture was registered as a national regional brand, a long-established manufacturer in Okazaki City, Aichi Prefecture, which is said to be the birthplace of "Hacchomi * so" The Tokyo District Court dismissed the complaint of a long-established manufacturer in a trial seeking cancellation of registration as a complaint. * The "so" in "taste * so" is soothing.
Record heat tomorrow In the Kanto region, we are very cautious about heat stroke as much as 40 degrees.
On the 28th, the end of the rainy season was announced in various parts of western Japan and in the Hokuriku region, and the number of hot days over 35 degrees Celsius was 100 points nationwide, the highest number this season. On the 29th, the temperature will rise further over a wide area, and record heat is expected in the Kanto region, reaching 40 degrees Celsius locally. Avoid going out as much as possible, and you need to be very careful about heat stroke, such as replenishing water and salt diligently.
11 children who returned from off-campus learning Heat stroke or 10 of them were transported Kawasaki
On the afternoon of the 28th, 11 children who returned from studying outside the park at an elementary school in Kawasaki City complained of poor physical condition, which seems to be heat stroke, and 10 of them were taken to the hospital. Everyone has a clear consciousness.
Kansai Electric Power requests power saving Request for cooperation from companies and households for the first time in 7 years
At the inaugural press conference held in Osaka City on the 28th, Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc.'s new president, Nozomi Mori, called on companies and households to cooperate in saving electricity for this summer without setting numerical targets. This is the first request for power saving in seven years since 2015, in light of the rising demand for electricity due to the resumption of economic activities and the tight supply and demand due to the delay in restarting nuclear power plants.
“Adjustment disorder due to long working hours”
In a trial in which an incumbent teacher at a prefectural high school in Osaka complained that he had been forced to work long hours due to guidance in club activities and developed adaptation disorders, the Osaka District Court fully acknowledged the teacher's complaint and sent it to Osaka Prefecture. I ordered compensation.
Over 100,000 applications
The government has indicated that it will prepare to start a system to give points equivalent to 2000 yen to households participating in power saving programs such as electric power companies by the end of August. There is also a power saving program that has already started accepting applications and has received more than 100,000 applications. What exactly is the content?
Shiretoko sightseeing boat sank A body that seems to be Japanese is found on the coast of Sakhalin
According to an interview with the people concerned, the Russian authorities contacted the Japanese side that a body that seems to be Japanese was found on the coast of southern Sakhalin in the accident where a tourist boat sank off the Shiretoko Peninsula in Hokkaido. .. Since the body was wearing a life jacket, it is expected that adjustments will be made to identify it.
Suspected heat stroke 80 people transported to a hospital in Tokyo
According to the Tokyo Fire Department and others, 80 men and women between the ages of 0 and 97 were taken to the hospital by 3:00 pm on the 28th on suspicion of heat stroke. Of these, 27 are moderately ill, 53 are mildly ill, and none are severely ill.
Tomorrow in the TEPCO jurisdiction "Power supply and demand tight warning" Save as much electricity as possible
The government announced that it will continue the "power supply and demand tight warning" on the 29th, saying that the "reserve rate", which indicates the surplus power supply capacity, is expected to fall below 5% due to the continued severe heat. Did. The warning was first issued on the 26th of this month, and this is the third time. The government is wary of heat stroke to households and businesses under the jurisdiction of TEPCO, and is demanding as much power saving as possible while using air conditioners properly.
Japan's new astronaut selection test 205 people passed the first test
It was announced that 205 people passed the first online test in the selection test conducted by JAXA = Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency to select new astronauts in Japan.
"Shikoku no Mizugame" Hayamiura Dam Water storage rate 50 points or more lower than normal
The Hayamiura Dam, located upstream of the Yoshino River in Kochi Prefecture, is a dam that can store up to 173 million cubic meters of water used for household water supply, agriculture, industry, etc. It is positioned as a "water tank in Shikoku", such as supplying it.
Gondola failure or building window cleaning worker Transported on suspicion of heat stroke
On the morning of the 28th, a gondola with four workers in a building in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo got stuck at a height of about 15 meters above the ground. One of the workers complained of symptoms that seemed to be heat stroke and was taken to the hospital, so the Metropolitan Police Department and others are investigating the detailed situation.
Illegal immigrants found 46 bodies in a trailer in Texas, USA
Near the Mexican border in Texas, South Texas, at least 46 bodies, believed to be illegal immigrants, were found in an abandoned trailer. Police have arrested three people for alleged involvement in the incident and are tracking the whereabouts of the trailer driver.
Received loss of USB memory "Thorough information security measures" Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications
Following the problem that the USB memory containing the personal information of all citizens of Amagasaki City, Hyogo Prefecture was temporarily lost, Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Kaneko expressed his intention to request local governments to reinforce information security measures.
Two outside directors passed from Toshiba Shareholders' Meeting "Shareholders Who Say Things"
A general meeting of shareholders was held in Toshiba, where management turmoil continues, and the personnel case of accepting two executives from the investment fund of "shareholders who say things" as outside directors was approved by a majority. Toshiba is soliciting strategies to increase corporate value from outside, and the director appointed on the 28th will proceed with the selection.
To inform people when it is not necessary to wear a mask outdoors "Caution for heat stroke" Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare
The Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare Goto rarely talks about wearing masks outdoors when he / she can keep a distance from the people around him or even if he / she cannot keep a distance. In some cases, he emphasized that he did not need to wear it and called attention to heat stroke.
"Points to save electricity" To start the system by the middle of August Mr. Hagiuda, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry
Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Hagiuda has announced that in order to promote power saving, preparations will be made to start the system by the end of August over a new support system that gives households etc. points that can be widely used. ..
Two outside directors passed from Toshiba Shareholders' Meeting "Shareholders Who Say Things"
A general meeting of shareholders was held in Toshiba, where management turmoil continues, and a personnel case was approved by a majority in favor of accepting two executives as outside directors from an investment fund of "shareholders who say things." Toshiba is soliciting strategies to increase corporate value from outside, and on the 28th, the appointed director will proceed with the selection.
Russian army attack 75 people killed and injured in commercial facility Ukraine accused severely
Russian troops attacked various parts of Ukraine on the 27th, killing at least 16 people and injuring 59 in a shopping center in central Poltava Oblast. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has slammed the Russian side for "one of the most provocative acts of terrorism in European history."
Saitama hostage standing up case After being released, I quit my job and changed to an internet cafe
In the case of a hostage standing up at an internet cafe in Kawagoe City, Saitama Prefecture, the suspect was sentenced to another standing up case, and although he got a job after being released in April, it was investigated that he had quit earlier this month. I found out by interviewing the people concerned. Since then, the police have been investigating the circumstances leading up to the incident, as they have been wandering around Internet cafes.
Extremely heavy rain in northern Tohoku Expected heavy rain in Hokkaido over 29 days
Moist air flows into the Tohoku region, where the rainy season has not ended, and in the north, it rains more than 50 mm per hour, resulting in heavy rainfall. It is expected that heavy rain will occur in Hokkaido over the 29th, so be careful of sediment disasters and be wary of river flooding and inundation of low land.
"Electricity supply and demand tight warning" Continued in TEPCO jurisdiction Be wary of heat stroke and save electricity
The government is continuing the "Electricity Supply and Demand Tight Warning", saying that the electricity supply and demand is expected to become severe on the 28th due to the continued severe heat within the jurisdiction of TEPCO. We are wary of heat stroke and seek to save as much electricity as possible while using air conditioners properly.
Hirosaki Aomori Evacuation orders to 33 people from 17 households in the Ainai area
Hirosaki City, Aomori Prefecture, issued an evacuation order to 33 people from 17 households in the Ainai area at 11:05 am on the 28th, saying that the risk of sediment-related disasters has become extremely high due to heavy rain. Information equivalent to level 4 of the 5 alert levels calls for everyone to evacuate from dangerous areas.
Usage rate in TEPCO (10:30 am) Ratio of demand to power supply capacity
According to TEPCO, the "usage rate", which indicates the ratio of demand to the power supply capacity in the jurisdiction, was 93% from 10:30 am to 11:00 am. On the 28th, from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm, especially from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm, the power supply and demand is severe, and the government is enthusiastic about continuing the "power supply and demand tight warning" within the jurisdiction of TEPCO. We are wary of illness and seek to save as much power as possible while using cooling properly.
Northern Kyushu Shikoku Chugoku region Kinki Hokuriku after the rainy season, the earliest ever
On the 28th, there are many places covered with high pressure and sunny, mainly in western and eastern Japan, and the Japan Meteorological Agency announced at 11:00 am on the 28th, "It seems that the rainy season has ended in northern Kyushu and Shikoku, the Chugoku region, Kinki, and Hokuriku." Did.
Officially decided to cancel evacuation order in some difficult-to-return areas of Fukushima Okuma Town
The government has officially decided to lift the evacuation order on the 30th for the difficult-to-return area in Okuma Town, Fukushima Prefecture, which is basically off limits after the nuclear accident. This is the second time that residents will be able to return to a difficult-to-return area.
Shogi "Throne Battle" Opening Is Fujii Gokan Defending or Toyoshima Kudan Taken?
One of the eight major titles of shogi, "Oi", has started on the 28th, and Souta Fujii (19), who is defending the title, is facing the first match against the challenger Masayuki Toyoshima (32).
[Updated from time to time] Military invasion of Russia and Ukraine (movement on the 28th)
Russia's military invasion of Ukraine continues. 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 28th (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)
Toxic gas leaked at Jordan port 12 people died Tank dropped during loading work
At a port in southern Jordan in the Middle East, a tank containing toxic gas fell during loading onto a ship and leaked gas, killing 12 people and taking more than 120 people to a hospital for treatment. received.
Train derails in Missouri, USA Multiple possible deaths
A train derailment in Missouri, Midwestern United States, has reported that at least 50 people may have been injured and multiple deaths may have occurred.
Shohei Ohtani 2nd place in designated hitter All-star fan vote Interim result
The second interim result of the fan vote was announced at the Major League Baseball All-Star Game in July, and Shohei Ohtani of the Angels is second in the American League's designated hitter category.
Missile attack on Ukrainian commercial facility kills at least 10 civilians
In Kremenchuk, Poltava Oblast, central Ukraine, a shopping center was attacked by Russian missiles, killing at least 10 people and injuring 40, according to Governor Dmitro Lunin.
"Electricity supply and demand tight warning" Continued for 28 days within the jurisdiction of TEPCO Government
The government will continue to issue the "Electricity Supply and Demand Tight Warning", saying that the electricity supply and demand is expected to become severe on the 28th due to the continued severe heat within the jurisdiction of TEPCO. We are wary of heat stroke and seek to save as much electricity as possible while using air conditioners properly.
Be wary of heat stroke that continues to be intense heat Be wary of heavy rain in northern Japan
Due to the influence of high pressure, it is expected that the 28th will be a hot day with a temperature of 35 degrees or higher in various parts of eastern and western Japan. We still need to be vigilant for heat stroke. On the 27th, the end of the rainy season was announced in Kanto Koshin, Tokai, and southern Kyushu, and there was a place where the heat was close to 40 degrees Celsius. The heat is expected. In addition, although heavy rain has started on the Sea of Japan side of Tohoku from the 27th, heavy rain may occur again due to the approaching fronts and low pressure systems. It is expected that heavy rain will occur in Hokkaido over the 29th, so caution is required against sediment disasters and river flooding.
Russian Army missile attack G7 restraint President Putin to foreign visit
Russian troops have repeatedly attacked various places such as Kieu, the capital of Ukraine, and are strengthening the restraint on the G7 Summit, which is discussing military support for Ukraine. In addition, President Putin is planning to make his first foreign visit after the military invasion from the 28th, and it seems that he wants to confirm the unity with the former Soviet friendly countries and counter the West.
G7 Food Crisis Talks "Responsibility to Russia" Statement of Condemnation
On the 27th, the G7 Summit in Germany, the Group of Seven Summit, discussed how to respond to the food crisis, which raises global concerns due to Russia's military invasion of Ukraine. The statement also accused Russia of being responsible for the food crisis and said it would impose sanctions on those involved in grain looting in Ukraine.