Hashimoto mayor "allocation tax reductions depending on the administrative reform"
18 day and night, and met with Katayama Affairs Parliamentary Secretary, for the policy of the government that in mind the reduction of salaries of local government employees, and to reduce the local allocation tax from 25 in fiscal new year Heisei, Hashimoto mayor of Osaka City, administration of local governments I was asked to determine the reduction width depending on the efforts of reform.
Chief Cabinet Secretary "four people healthy situation"
In the incident 18 day and night, told reporters, foreigners including a plurality of Japanese were detained in Algeria in North Africa in the Prime Minister's official residence, but Chief Cabinet Secretary, was safely in Japanese four people were able to confirm the new upon, it was said, "four people have heard that it is a healthy situation," he said.
"Regulated anew medicine net sales" LDP Gillen
For the sale of a marketed drug using the Internet has been lifted virtually ruling of the Supreme Court, because the "health of the population could be threatened" as, to apply the regulations again, Parliamentarians of the Liberal Democratic Party required by the ordinary session of the Diet It was confirmed that the aim of the revision of the law.
Applications to Abe's schedule rounded up return
To hit the correspondence of incidents such as foreigners including a plurality of Japanese were detained in Algeria in North Africa, and rounded up the original plan, 18 day and night Japan time, Prime Minister Abe who had visited Indonesia, starting a local I arrived on the return trip home.
Information gathering continue receiving government "survival"
The government, in the incident that foreigners including a plurality of Japanese were detained in Algeria in North Africa, plant construction major multiple parties are restrained from "Nikki", the survival of the Japanese four people were newly confirmed In response to the contact that was, we are hitting the information still collected.
Chi-zai-shin "local allocation tax reduction is inappropriate"
For government policy that has in mind to reduce the salaries of local government employees, and to reduce the local allocation tax from the new year, the Local Finance Council is an advisory body to the Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications will be made in order to suppress the expenditure of the country simply " The summary of the written opinion pointed out of the "not appropriate, it was submitted to the Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Shindo.
"Strengthen relations with ASEAN" Prime Minister Abe
Given that after the summit meeting with President Yudhoyono of Indonesia, and a press conference jointly, China has strengthened marine advance, China to "rise, Prime Minister Abe is also to take responsible action in the international community It said "important, because of the stability of the region, we showed the idea to strengthen the relationship between ASEAN = Association of Southeast Asian Nations.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe "despicable act strongly condemned"
The press conference in Indonesia visited, about the incident such as foreigners including a plurality of Japanese were detained in Algeria in North Africa, Prime Minister Abe is, that victims there were many by a "despicable act, in helping, "he said absolutely not allowed, we showed the idea to raise the best in information collection and rescue of the Japanese continue.
Provision of information request to the nations restraint Ambassador
In cases such as foreigners including a plurality of Japanese were detained in Algeria in North Africa, the afternoon on the 18th, will be referred to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ketoranji Ambassador of Algeria, Suzuki, Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs is providing the latest information such as the safety of the hostages It was offered and, to hit the corresponding top priority to human life.
"And take command of the incident early return" Prime Minister Abe
Told reporters, about the incident, such as foreigners including a plurality of Japanese were detained in Algeria in North Africa, Prime Minister Abe on a visit to Indonesia, in light of the situation that does not know the safety of Japanese 14 people , it was revealed that he returned as soon as possible by rounding up to the original plan, and hit the command of the incident.
Highest tax rate ruling party proposals acknowledge and democratic income tax
Meeting of the Tax Commission of the Democratic Party is opened, in the tax reform of 25 fiscal year, to understand about the proposal to increase 5% each of the top rate of inheritance tax and income tax that has been shown from the ruling party on the 17th, and the taxable I was left to the discretion of the tax investigation Matsumoto Chairman talks with ruling party of the future over.
Cons LDP Tax Commission automobile-related tax cuts
The opinion that we should reduce the tax rate for executives of the LDP Research Commission on the Tax System will open the meeting, and brought this one home for the handling of such automobile acquisition tax, to reduce the burden associated with the increase in the consumption tax rate, as "an important source of revenue for local governments" It is now that the cons of the opinion that seek to maintain the tax rate is issued, and continue to consider.
Scheduled to return home early in the Prime Minister restraint incident
In response to the incident foreigners including a plurality of Japanese were detained in Algeria in North Africa, stop part of the schedule in the countries visited Indonesia last, Prime Minister Abe of his tour in the Southeast Asia, early morning on the 19th it was decided to return home to.
Onimaru Mr. Kaoru to Supreme Court
Cabinet meeting of the 18th, the new judge of the Supreme Court, the government has decided to appoint personnel to the Onimaru Mr. Kaoru that belongs to the Tokyo Bar Association.
Kishida Foreign Minister leaves for Japan-US Foreign Ministers' Meeting
For the first time after taking office, and visited the United States, to perform US-Japan Foreign Ministers' Meeting Clinton and Secretary of State, to make adjustments such as the dates of the United States visit of Prime Minister Abe, morning the 18th, Kishida Minister for Foreign Affairs, was starting the Narita Airport.
To safety confirmation request to Chief Cabinet Secretary Algeria
In the incident foreigners including a plurality of Japanese were detained in Algeria in North Africa, information about the safety of the hostages as being complicated still, in cooperation with relevant countries and the United States, but Chief Cabinet Secretary, Algeria we showed the idea of lodge to the government, to confirm as soon as possible, such as safety.
Visits and Prime Minister Abe luncheon Cancel
Told reporters, about the schedule in Indonesia of Prime Minister Abe, cancel the tour and luncheon, Yoko Cabinet Deputy Secretary that are to accompany Prime Minister Abe on a visit to Southeast Asia, including the Japanese in Algeria did on it when exposed to information gathering that over the incident foreigners more than one was detained, performed by the summit meeting with President Yudhoyono, although such as meeting a specific time, is a prospect in the future, and adjusted with the Indonesian government side I've clarified that.
"The best to rescue and safety confirmation" Chief Cabinet Secretary
In cases in Algeria in North Africa, foreigners including a plurality of Japanese are restrained, 8:00 before the morning on the 18th, told reporters, but Chief Cabinet Secretary, plant construction giant, headquartered in Yokohama in the Prime Minister's Office from "Nikki", out of the 17 people Japanese staff who are on-site, safety was able to confirm at this time the three of us, in terms of it was clarified that there was a contact safety of 14 people that is unknown, continue You are going to want to do our best to rescue the confirmation of the safety of Japanese nationals.
Attitude that does not hesitate a new sanctions regime Abe abduction
And compiled a draft of the specific measures and policies aimed at resolution of the abduction issue with North Korea, in this, "in order to bring out the action of the North Korean side, to consider further response measures" or, Abe administration, a new I have come up with a position that does not hesitate sanctions.
Foreign Minister to meet with Secretary of State visit to the United States
Visited the United States from the 18th, make the Japan-US Foreign Ministers' meeting with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, as well as the adjustment of such schedule of the United States visit of Prime Minister Abe, ship of the Chinese authorities in the vicinity of the Senkaku Islands in Okinawa Prefecture Kishida Minister of Foreign Affairs It is expected to discuss even brought this one home and respond to that you have violated frequently the territorial waters of Japan.
It can not be said that convincing foreign ministers safety
When you Taizhou the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at 3 o'clock before the morning on the 18th, told reporters, is hitting on the information collected in the "best, but have not reached the Moshiageru the definite information about the safety of the hostages at the current stage. Kishida Foreign Minister Algeria It was stated to the government, and "has offered strong so that it will do all possible to the safety of the hostages.
"No information in convincing the nations safety"
In the incident foreigners including a plurality of Japanese were detained in Algeria in North Africa, about what Algeria troops launched an attack for the release of hostages, but Chief Cabinet Secretary, a press conference at 2 before morning the 18th , I said, "information is receiving conflicting Incidentally,'s situation definite information can not thank the safety of Japanese nationals at the moment," he said.
Request by telephone to refrain from attack Prime Minister
In order to release the hostage incident that you met on the phone with Seraru Prime Minister of Algeria, foreigners including a plurality of Japanese are restrained, Prime Minister Abe has visited Thailand, about what the Algerian army launched an attack, was asked to refrain from such attacks endanger the lives of hostages.
To 1:30 prospect conference Chief Cabinet Secretary morning
In the incident foreigners including a plurality of Japanese were detained in Algeria in North Africa, for the release of hostages, in response to the Algerian army launched an attack, Kang Chief Cabinet Secretary, Government, 1:30 We decided to conduct a press conference at the Prime Minister's Office from around, will be explained, such as the current situation.
"To the 30% reduction proposal submitted constants, etc." Mr. Hashimoto
At a press conference, did on criticized the policy of the Abe administration who want to reduce the local allocation tax in the new fiscal year budget, Hashimoto acting president of Nihon'ishin'nokai is, both, annual expenditure constants and parliamentarians, the party subsidies It has revealed its intention to submit to the Diet a bill to reduce 30%.
The objection to Komei welfare cuts
Health, Labour and Welfare Committee of the New Komeito is opened, for it began to consider in the direction that the government lower part the base amount of the provision of welfare, is opinion to oppose it or "should not be pulled down before the increase in the consumption tax rate" was one after another.