Exercise of contract ``cancellation right'' to psychiatric marketing ``difficult to grasp'' Consumer Affairs Agency
A review meeting of the Consumer Affairs Agency was held to discuss countermeasures against malicious business methods such as spiritual sales, and how much was the ``cancellation right'' of the contract that came to be applied to the spiritual sales due to the revision of the law four years ago? The Consumer Affairs Agency explained, ``There are no reporting provisions, so it is difficult to get a comprehensive understanding. In response, members of the committee pointed out issues in the current law and requested improvements.
Pro-Russian hacker group “Declaring war on the Japanese government” video post
On the 6th, before 6:30 p.m. Japan time, a group of pro-Russian hackers who claimed to have carried out cyberattacks on websites run by the Japanese government said on social media that they had declared war on the entire Japanese government. I posted a video.
President Putin's Confrontational Stance “Weakened Global Economy by Western Sanctions”
Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered a speech in Vladivostok in the Far East, in which he asserted that the sanctions imposed on Russia by the West had "weakened the global economy," making his confrontational stance clear. After that, he showed a stance to strengthen cooperation with friendly countries such as China through energy exports.
Cyberattacks on government sites, etc. continue to cause some failures
On the 6th, NHK interviewed several Japanese websites that posted on SNS that a group of pro-Russian hackers had carried out cyberattacks. We found that some problems continued, such as being unable to browse pages.
Former AOKI chairman Hironori Aoki released on bail 300 million yen in Olympic corruption case
Hironori Aoki, former chairman of AOKI Holdings, who was indicted on the 6th for bribing a former director of the organizing committee in a bribery case related to the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics sponsorship contract, was released from the Tokyo Detention Center on the night of the 7th. I was. The former chairman's bail is 300 million yen.
Okinawa Irabu Island "3 people who were on a banana boat off the coast unknown" report
According to the Miyakojima Coast Guard Department of Okinawa Prefecture, after 5:00 pm on the 7th, the fire department was contacted that "three people who were on a 'banana boat' off the coast of Irabu Island were missing." The coast guard and fire department are investigating and investigating the scene.
Liberal Democrats Relationship with the former Unification Church Report results of Diet members to be announced tomorrow
Regarding the relationship with the former Unification Church, the Liberal Democratic Party will announce the summary of the results of the talks between Prime Minister Kishida and Secretary-General Motegi and other executives on the 6th, and have them report to their Diet members on the afternoon of the 8th. It's decided.
Yakult Munetaka Murakami wins 12HR monthly MVP in professional baseball for 3 consecutive months
The monthly MVP of professional baseball in August was announced, and in the Central League batting division, Yakult's Munetaka Murakami, who had overwhelming results such as hitting 12 home runs, won the award for the third consecutive month.
Decision to grant bail to three former chairmen of AOKI Former chairman bail 300 million yen Tokyo District Court
The Tokyo District Court has decided to grant bail to former chairman Hironori Aoki (83) of AOKI Holdings, who was indicted on the 6th in a bribery case related to the sponsorship contract for the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics. Former chairman Aoki's bail is 300 million yen, and if he pays it, he is expected to be released on bail as early as the 7th.
``Strange smell in the toilet'' About 50 children evacuated at a child-rearing support facility in Kyoto
According to the Kyoto City Fire Department, after 3:00 pm on the 7th, a staff member of a child-rearing support facility in Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto City, reported that there was a strange smell in the toilet on the first floor. According to the facility and the fire department, there were about 50 children in the facility, so they are evacuating to the second floor. In addition, one man who came to the cleaning work complained of poor health and was transported. On the other hand, so far no child has complained of poor physical condition.
Kindergarten child dies on commuter bus Authorized kindergarten interview Chairman and others apologize
On the 5th of this month, at a certified children's center in Makinohara City, Shizuoka Prefecture, Kawamoto Kawamoto (3) was left in the car of the school bus for about 5 hours and died of heat stroke. A press conference was held, and the chairman who was driving the bus apologized, saying, "I apologize to the deceased kindergarten children and bereaved families." We will keep you updated on the content of the remarks made at the press conferences by the chairman, etc.
Paris Saint-Germain players' remarks criticized by ministers for disregarding climate change
The manager and Mbappe have downplayed the issue of climate change after Paris Saint-Germain players used a plane for short-distance travel, which is believed to have an impact on climate change. As such, the ripples are spreading, such as criticism by government ministers.
Giants Honorary Director Shigeo Nagashima is hospitalized, conscious and life-threatening
Professional baseball giant Shigeo Nagashima, honorary manager for life, was hospitalized on the 6th due to illness. According to team officials, he suffered a brain hemorrhage, but was conscious and not in a life-threatening condition.
Yamaguchi Shimonoseki Company roof and walls collapse People's cars get caught
On the afternoon of the 7th, in Shimonoseki City, Yamaguchi Prefecture, the roof and walls of a company building collapsed, and several cars parked nearby were involved. According to police, at least three cars were occupied at the scene, and police and firefighters were helping.
"Kura Sushi" minimum price to be raised from 110 yen per plate to 115 yen from October
Kura Sushi, a major conveyor belt sushi chain, will raise the minimum price of its standard sushi from next month to 115 yen per plate, including tax, from 110 yen. As raw material prices continue to soar, there is a growing movement to raise prices even at kaitenzushi chains, which sell cheap food.
Sightseeing boat sank Body delivery to Russia "Final closing" Chief Cabinet Secretary
Regarding the bodies of three people found along the coast of Kunashiri Island in the Northern Territories in an accident in which a tourist boat sank off the coast of the Shiretoko Peninsula in Hokkaido, Chief Cabinet Secretary Matsuno has received an agreement with the Russian side and plans to hand over the bodies soon. He indicated his intention to accelerate coordination so that the schedule can be shown.
Proposal to establish IAEA safe zone at Zaporizhia nuclear power plant is divided between the two sides
On the 6th, the IAEA = International Atomic Energy Agency released a report of a local investigation on the Zaporizhia nuclear power plant in the southeastern part of Ukraine and controlled by the Russian military. In the report, the IAEA proposed that the area around the nuclear power plant should be set as a safe area, but there is a gap between the claims of both Ukraine and Russia, and the focus is on how to ensure the safety of the nuclear power plant.
Sendai Aoba-ku, in front of the station, caught a bear that climbed a street tree and witnessed three other bears
At the end of last month, in Aoba Ward, Sendai City, where elementary school students were attacked and injured by a bear, a bear was found climbing a street tree in front of the JR station on the night of the 6th and was captured. Three more were sighted at the same time, and the police are stepping up their vigilance.
Former managing director of KADOKAWA and others met with former director several years before sponsorship decision
A consulting company suspected of accepting bribes along with former directors in a case in which former managing directors of publishing giant KADOKAWA and others were arrested for offering bribes to former directors of the organizing committee in connection with the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics sponsorship contract. I learned from interviews with people involved that the representative of the company was talking to people around him, saying, ``I was consulted by KADOKAWA several years before it was decided to be the sponsor, and I met with the former director together.'' After this meeting, the Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office's Special Investigation Department is believed to be investigating the details of how KADOKAWA was selected as a sponsor.
Yen exchange rate drops to the 144 yen level against the dollar, and the trend of yen depreciation continues
In the Tokyo foreign exchange market on the 7th, the depreciation of the yen did not stop, and the yen exchange rate temporarily fell to the 144 yen level to the dollar, marking the lowest level since 1998 in about 24 years. The economic indicators released on the 6th confirm the solidity of the US economy, and the view that the FRB = Federal Reserve Board will continue to raise interest rates widely among investors, selling the yen and buying the dollar Movement is intensifying.
The ruling and opposition parties agreed on the implementation of the Diet session during the closing session of the Diet over the ``state funeral'' tomorrow
On the afternoon of the 8th, the ruling and opposition parties will ask questions from each party after receiving an explanation from Prime Minister Kishida at the board of directors meeting of the House of Representatives Steering Committee regarding the "state funeral" of former Prime Minister Abe. agreed.
Kindergarten child dies on commuter bus Certified child center holds parent's briefing and apologizes
On the 5th, at a certified child center in Makinohara City, Shizuoka Prefecture, a 3-year-old girl died of heat stroke after being left behind in a school bus. I apologized after telling the story.
Yen exchange rate 1 dollar = mid 143 yen level “Drop about 7 yen in 10 days”
In the Tokyo foreign exchange market on the 7th, the yen exchange rate temporarily fell to the mid-143 yen level against the dollar, trading at the lowest level in about 24 years since August 1998.
“Restraining international students in chains” cancellation of Japanese language school notice Immigration Services Agency of Japan
Regarding a Japanese language school in Fukuoka City, the Immigration and Immigration Services Agency has canceled the notification that it is a Japanese language school because it violated human rights by detaining foreign students with metal chains. I was.
Government site failure is 'DDoS attack' attack by Russian support group
It turned out that the cause of the access failure that occurred on the 6th at the site operated by the government was due to a cyber attack called "DDoS attack". The government is looking into the possibility of an attack by a pro-Russian hacking group.
British Prime Minister Truss Inauguration Speech "Together we will weather the storm"
Liz Truss, who served as foreign secretary in the Johnson administration, was appointed as the new prime minister of the United Kingdom on the 6th. rice field.
[Updated from time to time] Russia invades Ukraine (Movement on the 7th)
Russia's military aggression against Ukraine continues. Fighting between Russian and Ukrainian forces continues across Ukraine, forcing thousands of civilians to flee the country. We will keep you updated on developments regarding the situation in Ukraine on the 7th (Japan time), including the situation of the fighting and the diplomacy of the countries concerned. (There is a time difference of 6 hours between Japan and Ukraine and Moscow, Russia)
Kindergarten child dies on school bus Empty water bottle in car Temperature rises Have you drunk all
At a certified children's center in Makinohara City, Shizuoka Prefecture, an interview with investigative officials revealed that the water bottle of a girl who died of heat stroke after being left behind in a school bus was found inside the car and the contents were empty. As the temperature inside the car rises, the police will investigate the situation at that time in detail by assuming that they drank all the drinks that the girl had, and will also verify the inside of the car on the 7th.
Looking back through videos and documents 55 years ago, the State Funeral of former Prime Minister Shigeru Yoshida
What was the funeral of former Prime Minister Shigeru Yoshida, the first state funeral after the war, 55 years ago? Looking at the images and materials from that time, it was found that more than 40,000 people visited to lay flowers, and that there were discussions about legal grounds and other issues afterward.
1 dollar = 143 yen level at one point Accelerating yen depreciation NY market since 1998
In the New York foreign exchange market on the 6th, there was a view that the US economy was solid and that interest rates would continue to be raised significantly. Since 1998, when it plummeted to the yen level, it has renewed the weak yen level for the first time in about 24 years.