Support for decarbonization by using government bonds to invest, etc. More than 1.2 trillion yen in next fiscal year's budget proposal
Towards the realization of a decarbonized society, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, the Ministry of the Environment, and other related ministries will use the new government bonds to support capital investment in hydrogen production equipment and research and development of next-generation nuclear reactors. As for expenses, we decided to include a total of more than 1.2 trillion yen in the budget request for next fiscal year's budget proposal.
Prime Minister Kishida “Summary of fuel oil price hike measures, to consider additional economic measures next month”
In response to rising prices, Prime Minister Kishida has announced that he intends to formulate measures to deal with soaring fuel oil prices, such as gasoline, by the end of this month, and to consider additional economic measures next month, including responses to electricity and gas charges. I made it
Japan, the United States, South Korea confirm that they will ask North Korea to stop launching "satellites"
In response to a report from North Korea that it would launch a "satellite", senior government officials from Japan, the United States, and South Korea held telephone discussions and confirmed that they would strongly urge North Korea to stop the launch.
Russian Drones Flying One After Another Some Views Are From Within Russia
On the 22nd, unmanned aircraft continued to fly in the suburbs of Moscow, the capital of Russia. There is also a view that some attacks are being carried out from within Russia.
Ale connected by Koshien
A high school student who met by chance. I was visiting Kansai to support the baseball club that was competing in Koshien. There was a certain “promise” exchanged behind the big stage by the high school students who cheered the players chasing the ball while getting covered in mud. (Ayako Tsunoda, Koshien coverage team)
BRICS Summit Begins Prospects for Discussions on Promotion of Trade without Relying on Dollars
The BRICS Summit, which consists of five emerging countries, including Russia, China, and India, began in South Africa on the 22nd. Russia and China are aiming to strengthen the BRICS framework as a counterweight to the West, and discussions are expected to be exchanged over the promotion of trade that does not rely on the US currency, the dollar, and the expansion of member countries.
The decision to provide the F16 "long-desired weapon" is also expected to reverse the offensive [Details]
The Netherlands and Denmark have agreed to provide Ukraine with US-made F-16 fighter jets. The F16 fighter jet is the weapon of choice that the Ukrainian government has been clamoring for. However, there are many issues with the actual deployment, and the tone of the Western media has begun to show a grim outlook for a reversal offensive by the end of the year. Commentary by Hideki Yui, anchor of "International News 2023". *Contents broadcasted on August 21, "International News 2023"
Setter elected as new prime minister of Thailand
After the general election in May, a vote to decide the next prime minister was held in the Thai parliament, which had continued to have a political vacuum, and the second party of the former Prime Minister Thaksin, the "Thai PhD Party" supported the party executives. Setter was elected as the new prime minister with a majority of votes in both houses of Congress. Setter is 61 years old. He is best known as the former owner of a major property development company in Thailand.
Japan Meteorological Agency 3-month forecast Beware of severe lingering heat "summer fatigue" even after September
The intense heat continues nationwide, but according to the long-term forecast announced by the Japan Meteorological Agency, it is likely that warm air will continue to cover the three months from September to November, and temperatures will tend to be higher than normal over a wide area. expected. Especially in September, there are days when it becomes extremely hot mainly in eastern and western Japan, and the severe lingering heat is expected to continue. Experts call attention not only to heat stroke, but also to "summer fatigue."
Summer Koshien Final Tickets sold out Resale at more than 10 times the regular price... Be careful
Admission tickets for the summer national high school baseball game went on sale on the 22nd before the finals were held, and they were almost sold out in about an hour. On the Internet, resale at prices exceeding 10 times the list price is rampant, and the Takanoren = Japan High School Baseball Federation is calling for attention, saying, "We want you to watch the game at a reasonable price and support the players." Masu.
Summer Koshien tomorrow final Sendai Ikuei and Keio final adjustments
The summer national high school baseball final will be held on the 23rd. Miyagi's Sendai Ikuei High School, which is aiming for consecutive victories, and Kanagawa's Keio High School, which aims to win the championship for the first time in 107 years. On the 22nd, both teams had their final preparations before the final.
Small 2 girl child collapses after physical education class and dies from heatstroke or Hokkaido Date
On the 22nd, at an elementary school in Date City, Hokkaido, a second-year girl was found lying down after a physical education class and was taken to a hospital but died. The city's board of education believes that there is a possibility of heat stroke, and will confirm the situation at that time and consider future measures.
Highlights of high school baseball finals
``Is it the 7th consecutive victory in history?'' ``Is it the first victory in 107 years?'' The summer national high school baseball finals were held on the 23rd. Kanagawa's Keio High School, aiming to win the championship for the first time in 107 years, will play against each other. The two schools are playing against each other in the second round of this year's Senbatsu, and in this pitcher's match, Sendai Ikuei wins 2-1 after a 10-time tie-break. Five months after that, the stage to fight at Koshien again is the final, and the highlights are summarized.
``Fish won't sell'' Local concerns about the release of treated water into the ocean What are the measures?
Following the government's decision to dilute the treated water accumulated at TEPCO's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant and release it into the sea as early as the 24th, some fishermen in Fukushima Prefecture have voiced their dissatisfaction with the release, and they are concerned about the damage caused by rumors. I was. After the release of treated water begins, the Fisheries Agency will strengthen countermeasures against harmful rumors, such as testing fish caught within a 10-kilometer radius of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant for tritium every day for the time being.
Announced extermination of brown bear "OSO18" that attacks cows Hokkaido
The Hokkaido Kushiro General Promotion Bureau held a press conference on the afternoon of the 22nd, saying that the brown bear OSO18 (Oso Jyuhachi), which had attacked more than 60 cows in eastern Hokkaido for the past four years, arrived at Senpoji village in Kushiro town around 5:00 am on the 30th of last month. It was revealed that it was exterminated by a hunter who received a license to exterminate pests on the pasture. Initially, it was not known whether it was OSO18, but it was confirmed by the DNA analysis of the Hokkaido Research Organization on the 18th of this month.
79 years since the sinking of the Tsushima Maru, a memorial service attended by survivors, etc. Naha
In 22 days, it will be 79 years since the Tsushima Maru, a school children's evacuation ship carrying children evacuated from Okinawa to Kyushu during the Pacific War, was sunk by the US military. In Naha City, a memorial service was held with the participation of survivors.
Record-breaking short-term heavy rain in Aichi Prefecture Danger of disaster approaching
According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, near Ama City in Aichi Prefecture, radar analysis indicates that about 100 mm of torrential rain fell in one hour until 3:10 pm. Due to the imminent danger of a disaster occurring, the Japan Meteorological Agency is calling on people to ensure safety by announcing `` record-breaking short-term heavy rain information ''.
Public health nurses visit people affected by Typhoon No. 7 Kyoto Fukuchiyama City, etc.
In Fukuchiyama City, Kyoto Prefecture, where houses were flooded by Typhoon No. 7, public health nurses began providing health consultations for those affected.
Convenience store sells frozen rice balls Demonstration experiment for logistics measures
With the tightness of logistics becoming a major issue, a major convenience store chain has begun a demonstration experiment to sell frozen rice balls. Reduce the number of deliveries to stores and improve the efficiency of logistics.
TEPCO starts preparatory work to release treated water Following government decision
In response to the government's decision to dilute the treated water accumulated at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station and start releasing it into the sea on the 24th, TEPCO began preparations for the release on the morning of the 22nd. Ta.
Fierce heat centered on the Sea of Japan side Expected maximum temperature of 38 degrees, thorough measures against heat stroke
On the 22nd, the temperature rose from the morning, and it became a ferocious heat mainly on the Sea of Japan side. In Hyogo, Niigata, Fukushima, and Akita prefectures, the maximum daytime temperature is expected to reach 38 degrees Celsius, which is dangerously hot. Please be thorough.
Liberal Democrat Rui Matsukawa resigns as director of female bureau criticized for posting photos during training in France
Rui Matsukawa, head of the women's bureau of the Liberal Democratic Party, resigned on the 22nd after being criticized for posting photos taken during training in France on SNS.
DJ SODA's sexual assault problem 2 spectators who appeared "It was not intentional"
Two spectators who turned themselves in at the police station in Osaka on the 21st were voluntarily accused of having their breasts touched by some spectators at a music event in Osaka. In an interview with investigators, it was found that while admitting that he touched his chest, he said that he had no intention of causing obscenity or harm.
Wide-area robbery Four masterminds of special fraud group arrested and instructed to execute
In a series of wide-area robberies, in January this year, a robbery was planned and intruded into a house in Adachi Ward, Tokyo, and the Metropolitan Police Department said that it had given instructions to the executioner. Four people were arrested on suspicion of preparing for robbery.
Former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin returns home from exile
Thaksin Thaksin, former prime minister of Thailand, who was forced out of power by a military coup in 2006 and then lived in virtual exile abroad, arrived at the airport in Bangkok, the capital, by air around 11:00 am on the 22nd of Japan time. I'm back home.
[Details in Q&A] 8/22 edition
Regarding the plan to dilute the treated water accumulated at the TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant and release it into the sea, the government held a meeting of related ministers and decided to start the release on the 24th at the earliest. What is treated water? How do you release it into the sea? Is it okay to affect people and the environment? I summarized the points to be worried about. (Updated on 8/22)
“Advance” in the southern part of the Ukrainian army, the Russian side “repulses” Fierce offense
The Ukrainian army, which continues its reversal offensive with the aim of recapturing territory, claims to have achieved success on the southern front line and has advanced, while the Russian side claims to have been repulsed, and a fierce offensive and defensive battle is believed to be taking place.
What is "silent rain umbrella"
I'm sure you've had the experience of not being able to hear the voice of the person next to you while walking with an umbrella on a rainy day. Inspired by the concerns of people with visual impairments, an Osaka manufacturer developed an umbrella that makes the sound of rain quiet. (Osaka Broadcasting Station Announcer Yuki Goto)
Shogi Sota Fujii 7 crowns 4 consecutive victories or the 5th station of the "Throne Battle" begins
One of the eight major shogi titles, the 5th game of the 7th game of the ``Ouisen'' has started in Tokushima City. Sota Fujii 7th crown (21) wins and decides to defend the title for the third time this year with 4 consecutive victories in the "Throne Match", or the challenger Daichi Sasaki 7th Dan (28) wins the 2nd victory and wins the title for the first time. You will be noticed if you connect your wishes to
Treated water to be released on the 24th at the earliest, decided at the relevant ministerial meeting
Regarding the plan to dilute the treated water accumulated at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant and release it into the sea, the government held a meeting of related ministers and decided to start releasing it on the 24th at the earliest.
Treated water to be released the day after tomorrow Relevant ministerial meeting begins
Prime Minister Kishida also attended a ministerial meeting on the plan to dilute the treated water accumulated at the Tokyo Electric Power Company's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant and release it into the sea. It is expected to decide to start releasing as early as the 24th.
Nihon University Other members are also suspected of possessing cannabis, etc. Re-search student dormitory
A 21-year-old male member of the Nihon University American Football Club was arrested for hiding cannabis and stimulants, and other members were suspected of possessing cannabis, etc., and the Metropolitan Police Department issued the Cannabis Control Law this morning. Due to suspicion of violations, we have again searched the student dormitory in Nakano Ward, Tokyo.
A series of insults to the Swedish Quran Begins consideration for regulation
The Swedish government announced on the 21st that it will begin to consider regulating such actions, as Islamic countries intensify their opposition to actions such as lighting the Quran in Northern Europe. It is a form that the government was forced to respond as concerns about security increased.
SOFTBANK G affiliated semiconductor development company "Arm" to be listed on NASDAQ in the United States
Arm, a semiconductor development company under the SoftBank Group, has announced plans to list shares on the NASDAQ market in the United States. The listing is expected to take place in September, and is expected to be the largest listing in the United States this year.
[Updated from time to time] Russia invades Ukraine (Movement on the 22nd)
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 the developments regarding the situation in Ukraine on the 22nd (Japan time), such as 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)
[Commentary] What is the aim of North Korea's "artificial satellite" launch notification?
On the 22nd, North Korea notified the Japan Coast Guard that it would launch a "satellite" between the 24th and the 31st of this month. The waters where the fall is expected are the Yellow Sea and the Pacific Ocean, which are outside Japan's exclusive economic zone = EEZ, and the Japan Coast Guard has issued a navigation warning and is calling for caution. This is a commentary by Hiroshi Takano Desk of the International Affairs Department on the aims of North Korea. It was broadcast on the news at 7:00 am on the 22nd. (The video is 2 minutes and 53 seconds and cannot be viewed on data broadcasting.)
Shohei Ohtani cancels game against Reds and starts in first game of double header on 23rd
Major League Baseball Angels Shohei Otani was scheduled to play against the Reds on the 21st, but was canceled due to heavy rain the day before. The game was held on the 23rd as a double header, and Ohtani was to start in the first game.
North Korea 24th to 31st report "satellite" launch Japan Coast Guard
On the 22nd, North Korea notified the Japan Coast Guard that it would launch a "satellite" between the 24th and the 31st of this month. The waters where the fall is expected are the Yellow Sea and the Pacific Ocean, which are outside Japan's exclusive economic zone = EEZ, and the Japan Coast Guard has issued a navigation warning and is calling for caution.
World Athletics Championships Men's 110m Hurdles Shunsuke Izumiya Places 5th
The men's 110-meter hurdles final was held on the 21st at the World Championships in Athletics in Hungary. Ta. It was the first time that a Japanese player had advanced to the final in this event, and Izumitani achieved a record-high 5th place finish.
Dangerous heat Predicted maximum temperature of 38 degrees in Fukushima and Niigata Take measures against heat stroke
On the 22nd, the temperature will rise nationwide, and in Fukushima and Niigata prefectures, the maximum temperature during the day is expected to be 38 degrees Celsius, which is dangerously hot. In addition to drinking water diligently, please take thorough measures against heat stroke, such as stopping exercise.
BRICS summit meeting of five emerging countries including Russia and China opens on 22nd
The BRICS Summit, which consists of five emerging countries such as Russia, China, and India, will begin on the 22nd in Johannesburg, South Africa's largest city. Russia and China are aiming to strengthen the BRICS framework as a counterweight to the West, and it is expected that discussions will be held on expanding the number of member states.
New Alzheimer's drug to be used in patients as early as this year
On the night of the 21st, the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare's expert subcommittee approved the use of a new drug that directly works on the causative agent of Alzheimer's disease, which was jointly developed by Japanese and American pharmaceutical companies. It is expected that the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare will officially approve it soon, and it is expected that it will be used for patients as early as this year.
Treated water to be released as early as 24th Today's related ministerial meeting
The government will hold a ministerial meeting on the morning of the 22nd regarding the plan to dilute the treated water accumulated at the TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant and release it into the sea. It is expected that the release will start on the 24th at the earliest, as the understanding of the plan is progressing both in Japan and overseas.
Brown bear attacking cow "OSO18" extermination or final confirmation such as DNA appraisal Hokkaido
Interviews with officials revealed that a brown bear called OSO18, which has attacked more than 60 cows in eastern Hokkaido, seems to have been exterminated.