Summit influence Hangzhou Asian Games PR Canceled without visiting China Nagoya
Regarding the PR event for the Asian Games in Hangzhou, China, which was scheduled this weekend in Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture announced that the Chinese Organizing Committee of the Games had contacted them to cancel the visit to Japan by the event participants. bottom. Governor Omura told reporters that this was due to China's opposition to the G7 Hiroshima Summit.
[Professional baseball results] Hanshin Murakami, who leads the Central League, wins three consecutive wins with good throws
In professional baseball, Lotte vs. Seibu was canceled due to rain, and five games were played. Hanshin, the leader of the Central League, is the starting pitcher, and Murakami's good pitching has made it a three-game winning streak.
Inappropriate instruction at elementary school Fixed with adhesive tape to prevent children from standing Shizuoka
Last month, it was found that a teacher at an elementary school in Shizuoka City wrapped adhesive tape around a child to prevent him from standing up during class and fixed it to a chair for several minutes. I apologize for that.
Russia ``Infiltrates and fights with Ukrainian operatives'' is also viewed as a dissident organization
Russia's Putin administration announced that operatives from the Ukrainian side invaded a western state bordering Ukraine and a battle broke out, and the Federal Investigative Committee, which deals with serious cases in Russia, started an investigation as a terrorist incident. The British Ministry of Defense said the attacks were carried out by Russian rebel groups.
Olympic rigging case Suspension of nomination of 6 companies Tokyo for 18 months until August next year
In response to the bid-rigging incident over the operation of the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government has decided to suspend the appointment of six advertising giants, including Dentsu and Hakuhodo, for 18 months until August next year. .
Water supply maintenance work Transferred from Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare to Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Unification of water supply management
On the 23rd, a preparatory team was established to transfer the work of developing and managing waterworks from the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare to the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism next year. As water supplies continue to deteriorate in various places, the aim is to promote countermeasures by unifying the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, which has been responsible for the maintenance and management of sewage systems.
What is the background to the rise in stock price, which has been renewed for the first time in about 33 years?
Tokyo stock market on the 23rd. Although the Nikkei Stock Average fell for the first time in nine business days at the closing price, it temporarily hit a new high during trading hours in about 33 years since the bubble economy period. Various factors have been pointed out by market participants as to why stock prices have continued to rise recently.
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Measles is spreading in Japan. Measles is highly contagious and can be severe and even life-threatening. It summarizes the latest infection status, characteristics of symptoms, and what to do if infection is suspected. (As of May 23)
Sumo wrestling Summer place 10th day Terunofuji and Asanoyama both win and line up with 1 loss
On the 10th day of the Grand Sumo Tournament, Yokozuna Terunofuji defeated Komusubi Kotonowaka, and Hiramaku Asanoyama defeated Hirado Kai, the same Hiramaku, and lined up at the top with one loss.
Izu Islands continue seismic activity What is related to successive earthquakes in various parts of the country?
On the 22nd, an earthquake with a seismic intensity of lower 5 occurred, and seismic activity continued on the 23rd in the waters near Niijima and Kozushima in the Izu Islands. I am calling.
Government to strengthen countermeasures against declining birthrate Consider securing new financial resources of about 3 trillion yen per year
In order to intensively strengthen countermeasures against the declining birthrate over the next three years, the government is considering securing new financial resources of around 3 trillion yen annually through expenditure reforms for social security expenses such as medical care and nursing care, and additions to social insurance premiums. doing. With the idea of doubling the budget in the early 2030s, we are coordinating with the ruling party and others.
Minacard Convenience store misissue Fujitsu suspends system and checks
Due to a series of problems in which a certificate issued by a convenience store, such as a copy of a resident's card, is issued to a different person using a My Number card, Fujitsu has suspended the system operated by its subsidiary and is conducting an inspection. announced.
Chishima Trench Japan Trench Rescue and rescue plan for expected mega-earthquakes finalized
A national plan has been finalized to carry out rescue activities and deliver relief supplies in the areas affected by a huge earthquake that is assumed to occur in the "Kurishima Trench" and "Japan Trench" off the coast of Hokkaido and Iwate Prefecture. In particular, we will promptly start providing support from all over the country without waiting for requests from the affected areas, mainly in northern Japan, which has suffered enormous damage.
``Marugame Seimen'' announced that frogs were mixed in udon.
Udon chain `` Marugame Seimen '' announced that frogs were mixed in take-out udon sold at stores in Isahaya City, Nagasaki Prefecture. It is determined that it was mixed in at the factory that processes vegetables, and we will conduct on-site inspections at all the factories of our business partners that handle raw vegetables.
Nippon Steel to release rainwater accumulated in the closed drainage route into the sea
In June last year, a liquid containing chemical substances leaked from Nippon Steel's steelworks in Kimitsu City, Chiba Prefecture. became. The mill says it will test the water quality before release.
Princess Kako visits Ishinomaki City, Miyagi Flowers are offered at Reconstruction Memorial Park
Princess Kako, the second daughter of Prince Akishino and his wife, visited Ishinomaki City, Miyagi Prefecture, which was severely damaged by the Great East Japan Earthquake, and offered flowers at the Reconstruction Memorial Park.
Use of free Wi-Fi service only during disaster Prepare for mobile phone communication failure
In preparation for large-scale communication failures in mobile phone services, we have decided to utilize Wi-Fi services that have been available free of charge only during disasters.
Fresh green maple is in full bloom at Shiga's national scenic spot "Kyu Chikurin-in"
Visitors are enjoying the refreshing scenery as the fresh green maple leaves are in full bloom at the Former Chikurin-in Temple in Otsu City, which has been designated as a national scenic spot.
Revised law passed by the House of Representatives to expand private forecasts for floods and landslides
Amid a series of disasters caused by heavy rains, the revised Meteorological Service Law was approved and enacted at the plenary session of the House of Representatives, allowing private businesses such as meteorological companies to forecast floods and landslides, which until now had been restricted to the government.
Liberal Democratic Party Next House of Representatives Election Tokyo 28 Wards “Komei's Candidate Can't Be Accepted”
In the candidate coordination for the next House of Representatives election, the secretary-generals of the Liberal Democratic Party and the Komeito Party met and talked about the focus of the "28 wards of Tokyo", and the Liberal Democratic Party conveyed the idea that the Komeito's new candidate cannot be accepted.
Restoration policy chairman apologizes at the Diet Remarks by Umemura over Mr. Wishma
Regarding the remarks by Mizuho Umemura, a member of the House of Councilors of the Japan Restoration Party, regarding a Sri Lankan woman who died in an immigration facility, Otokita, Chairman of the Policy Research Council, apologized at the Diet on the 23rd, saying, "I deeply apologize to the bereaved families."
Suspicion of forcible obstruction of business
Two men and women in their 20s acted as a nuisance after a video of a customer eating free tenkasu with a shared spoon was posted on social media at the Udon chain "Shisan Udon", which operates mainly in the city of Kitakyushu. Interviews with investigative officials revealed that documents were sent to the prosecutor's office for interfering with business by posting videos, etc.
Birth of baby of endangered species "Shirowani" Second breeding in Japan Ibaraki
In May, a baby shirowani shark was born at the Aqua World Ibaraki Prefecture Oarai Aquarium in Oarai Town, Ibaraki Prefecture.
South Korean delegation visits Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant
An inspection team consisting of South Korean experts visited the site from the morning of the 23rd regarding the plan to dilute the treated water accumulated at the Tokyo Electric Power Company's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station to a concentration below the standard and release it into the sea. and the status of construction of facilities for release.
Erroneous entry into a freight line Train carrying about 2000 passengers JR Tokaido Line
On the morning of the 23rd, at Ofuna Station on the JR Tokaido Line in Kamakura City, Kanagawa Prefecture, an inbound train carrying about 2,000 passengers accidentally entered the freight line. JR East is investigating the detailed cause that the train ran to a station about 30 kilometers away on the freight line and could not stop at a station on the way.
“Carp socks sold out” British Prime Minister Sunak wore at G7 and became a hot topic on SNS
The red socks worn by British Prime Minister Sunak, who was visiting Japan for the G7 Hiroshima Summit. It has become a hot topic on social media and has become so popular that it is sold out at sock specialty stores in Hiroshima City.
US debt ceiling problem Talks between President Biden and the opposition party do not reach an agreement
Direct talks were held between President Biden and the opposition and Republican parties on issues surrounding the US government's debt ceiling and raising the debt ceiling, where negotiations have been difficult, but no agreement was reached on this day either. . Last-minute negotiations will continue, as there is a risk that US government bonds will default on June 1 at the earliest.
Suzu city with a seismic intensity of upper 6 to be designated as a "locally severe disaster" Financial support for restoration costs
The government announced that the damage in Suzu City, which was observed in May with an epicenter in the Noto region of Ishikawa Prefecture, was expected to be designated as a "locally severe disaster". Financial support will be provided for the cost of restoration.
Professional baseball Seibu Yamakawa Hodaka player sent documents on suspicion of sexual assault
An interview with investigative officials revealed that the Metropolitan Police Department sent documents on the 23rd, saying that professional baseball player Hodaka Yamakawa sexually assaulted a female acquaintance at a hotel in Minato-ku, Tokyo last year. .
Russian Prime Minister visits China to meet with President Xi to strengthen cooperation
Russian Prime Minister Mishustin is scheduled to visit China from the 23rd and hold talks with President Xi Jinping. At the Hiroshima Summit, the G7 countries showed solidarity in continuing to support Ukraine, but Russia has strengthened its ties with China and strengthened its stance to counter it.
Construction site crane bends Road traffic regulation Taito Ward, Tokyo
On the morning of the 23rd, at the construction site of a condominium in Taito Ward, Tokyo, the Metropolitan Police Department closed the road nearby and called attention to the possibility that the crane installed on the roof would bend and fall.
Register My Number Public Money Receipt Account with Another Person Multiple Confirmation Go to Full Inspection
Regarding the "public money receipt account" registered by linking it to my number, Digital Minister Kono revealed that there were multiple troubles that were mistakenly registered with another person's my number. In response to this, we will conduct a full inspection to ensure that there are no errors in the accounts registered so far.
To resign as chairman of Tokyo Metro Honda, offered to cause trouble by behavior Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
The government has announced that Masaru Honda, chairman of Tokyo Metro, which is a major shareholder of the country, will retire, and Toshifumi Kawasumi, vice chairman, will take over as his successor. Mr. Honda will retire at the end of his term. Mr. Honda is a former administrative vice-minister of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism. It became clear that the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism and others were investigating the facts. According to the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, Mr. Honda asked the company to resign because he caused trouble with his own words and actions. This appointment was approved at the cabinet meeting on the 23rd, and is expected to be decided after the company's general meeting of shareholders in June.
Succeeded in deciphering the entire genetic information of Matsutake
Groups such as the "Kazusa DNA Research Institute" in Chiba Prefecture have announced that they have succeeded in decoding all the genetic information of matsutake mushrooms, which are known as a luxury ingredient, for the first time. It is said that it is a result that leads to artificial cultivation and conservation of seeds.
NTT West and Microsoft partner on digitization of local governments
NTT West announced that it will partner with Microsoft Japan on the digitization of local governments. We hope to improve the efficiency of local government operations through the introduction of cloud services and AI (artificial intelligence).
"39 operatives killed in border invasion with Ukraine" Russian side report
Russia, which continues to invade Ukraine, has announced that operatives have entered a province bordering Ukraine, and Russian media say that authorities have killed 39 operatives. Meanwhile, the Ukrainian side has blamed the intrusion on Russian underground groups opposed to Putin's regime, raising tensions on the ground.
Direct Talks Begin With President Biden And Opposition Over U.S. Debt Ceiling Issue
President Biden is in direct talks with the opposition and Republican parties on the issue of raising the debt ceiling of the US government, which is having difficulty in negotiations. Attention is being paid to whether an agreement can be reached as there is a risk that the government will be unable to repay the debt as early as next month.
Irish authorities fine 179 billion yen, the largest ever in the EU on Meta
On the 22nd, Irish authorities told the former Facebook meta that the way personal data was handled violated the EU = European Union's personal data protection regulations, and it was 1.2 billion euros, or about 179 billion yen. It announced that it would impose a fine of Yen. This is the largest fine ever imposed under this rule.
Ukrainian Intelligence Top “Major Counteroffensive Coming Soon”
According to an exclusive interview with NHK, the head of the information department of the Ukrainian Ministry of Defense expressed recognition that a large-scale reversal offensive can be started soon with minimal weapons. However, in the reversal offensive, it is suggested that the fierce battle may last for a long time, and President Zelensky participated in the G7 Hiroshima Summit, which suggested that ``a considerable stockpile is necessary to continue the operation.'' How far will the supply of weapons from the West progress? I gave you an idea to watch.
Opinions for early dissolution within the Liberal Democratic Party one after another Prime Minister emphasizes ``not thinking about dissolution now''
With less than a month until the end of the Diet session, Prime Minister Kishida emphasized that he would like to concentrate on policy issues on the 22nd as well, saying that he is not thinking about the dissolution of the House of Representatives. On the other hand, within the Liberal Democratic Party, there is a series of opinions that the House of Representatives should be dissolved as soon as possible, citing certain achievements at the G7 Hiroshima Summit.
Special fraud at Philippine base Metropolitan Police Department transfers and arrests 4 new people
Four members of the group were arrested and indicted for being involved in a special fraud based in the Philippines on suspicion that they had given instructions in a series of wide-area robberies. It turned out that he was transferred from the Philippines to Japan on the same day and decided to arrest him on suspicion of being involved in a special fraud.