Parallel lines in the Japan-US consultations Motor Vehicle Safety Standard
Is performed in parallel with the negotiations of TPP = Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, consultation for the second time the United States and Japan was over, but the discussion of such safety standards of the automobile in Japan follows a parallel line, again also in late this month It is now be adjusted in the direction you want to consult.
Consultation in the field of TPP negotiations difficulties
The 1st of the first day, has been held in Indonesia, chief negotiators meeting of TPP = Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, fields such as art to achieve both environmental protection and the promotion of trade of the "environment", negotiations are bogged down I have exchanged views on the center.
Prime Minister Abe press conference Q & A
Abe Prime Minister, has described such as why one day and night, and a press conference at the Prime Minister's Office, was the decision to increase to 8% from April next year the consumption tax rate. I will post the full text of the question and answer session of the conference of Prime Minister Abe.
Reaction of the consumption tax increase each party
It is the reaction of the parties to the consumption tax hike.
8% prime minister conference consumption tax from April next year
1 day and night, and a press conference at the Prime Minister's Office, announced that it raised to 8% from April law as expected next year the consumption tax rate, run decisive a "bold economic measures, Prime Minister Abe is, the chance of economic recovery It was emphasized that it "can be incompatible fiscal consolidation and economic recovery by making it something more reliable.
Consumption tax hike cabinet decision
The government ruling party policy meeting that is open in the afternoon on the 1st, and announced a policy to raise to 8 percent from April law as expected next year the consumption tax rate, Abe Prime Minister, raising the tax rate in the cabinet meeting of from 5 o'clock pm the 1st It was decided to formulate a new economic measures with.
Contaminated water problem the upper house of Economy, Trade and Industry Committee also to closing during examination
In order to open the Council meeting, to correct and corresponds to the contaminated water problem of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, 7 days next week, the House of Economy, Trade and Industry Committee, in Mogi Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry and colleagues Hirose, president of Tokyo Electric Power Company By performing the examination closing in seeking to attend, ruling and opposition parties agreed.
LDP lawmakers delegation visited Korea e-government
Day, visited the ward office in Seoul that have introduced electronic administrative services advanced, future, even in Japan, lawmakers delegation of information and communication strategy Investigation Committee of the Liberal Democratic Party that have visited South Korea to further promote the efforts of e-government I showed the idea of going to encourage the government want.
The measures cost maintained in reconstruction phase reconstruction corporate tax abolition
At a press conference, is related to that LDP-New Komeito Party agreed to consider the abolition of the special reconstruction corporation tax, that ensure the "reconstruction funding that's basic premise is, is shared within the government to root reconstruction minister It said, "we emphasized reconstruction measures costs to be reliably maintained.
Koizumi reconstruction Parliamentary Secretary is first Tocho
Morning the 1st, Koizumi SusumuJiro reconstruction Parliamentary Secretary, who took office 30 days press conference with first Tocho reconstruction Agency, we stated ambition "to hear directly the voice of the site in the affected areas, you want to sweat behind the scenes," he said.
Prime Minister consumption tax hike announced
Afternoon the 1st, the government ruling party policy meeting that was held in the Prime Minister's Office, Prime Minister Abe has announced that to raise to 8 percent in April next year the law as expected consumption tax rate.
Kan criterion deflation
At a press conference in the morning, for the Tankan-Short-term Economic Survey of Enterprises Bank of Japan announced the 1st, "company part can be confirmed that the positive development has continued in all business conditions, earnings, capital investment plans but Chief Cabinet Secretary were. by economic policy called Abenomikusu that Prime Minister Abe to advance,. Tankan economic indicators of the economy is beginning to get better in this way is also such numbers, and to promote it with confidence the economic policies of Prime Minister I have said. " Then, for the increase in the consumption tax rate, the criterion of the maximum. Prime Minister Prime Minister to determine in terms of "Today, you have a variety of procedures, but Chief Cabinet Secretary think that" without reconstruction and without "economic recovery to outgrow deflation first It was said that "I think that it is also a fact. At the same time, the Prime Minister and it is determined what is important in helping you go through the fiscal consolidation and deflation, from various perspectives.
"The electoral system before the tax increase," Mr. Ishiba
At a press conference, as there is a need to show the attitude in relation to the increase in the consumption tax rate, lawmakers also that was self-reform, until the raising of April next year, Ishiba secretary general of the Liberal Democratic Party, including the constant reduction of the House of Representatives I showed the idea put out the direction of the review of the electoral system.
Challenges organized TPP difficulties field center
Rulemaking that chief negotiators meeting of TPP = Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, held in Indonesia from the 1st, aiming to outline agreement at the summit meeting of the 8th of this month, to protect patents and copyrights, etc., has been stymied It has to be around the field, to organize the challenge.
To the review of the guidelines in Japan and the United States "2 + 2"
At the ministerial consultation of Foreign Affairs and Defense of the United States, the government, that is based on the security environment of Japan to increase the severity, start guidance of the Japan-US defense cooperation, the review process of the so-called guidelines, to finish within the next year the day you open three days It is expected that at agree.
1 year from Okinawa deployment of Osprey
New Osprey transport aircraft of the United States Army, will be the first year in one day this month and is deployed to Okinawa. Okinawa Prefecture, has become a big problem for the government you are seeking and reviewing deployment plan dispel concerns about the safety as not been (dispel), is how to go to gain the understanding of local.