End of intensive hearing Prime Minister Emphasizes implementation of powerful economic and fiscal policies
In response to the spread of the new coronavirus infection, the “intensive hearing” aimed at examining economic measures ended on the 27th, and Prime Minister Abe said that there was a strong voice calling for measures to stimulate demand, and it was powerful without being bound by precedent. Emphasized the idea of tackling various economic and fiscal policies.
Additional economic measures "It is said that it will exceed 60 trillion yen."
"The government's budgetary commitment to the public is the most effective way to respond to the current situation," the LDP secretary general second floor told reporters.
More than 110 Japanese stranded in Peru leave for charter flights
Due to the spread of the new coronavirus, about 260 Japanese tourists have been unable to leave the country in Peru, South America. I made it clear that I was able to leave the remainder.
Enactment of amendment law to strengthen measures against hot water near African pigs
ASF, a swine infectious disease that is spreading in Asia, and a revised law that includes strengthening penalties for bringing illegal meat products in order to prevent the outbreak of African swine fever in Japan It was approved and approved at the plenary session of the House of Councilors.
Prescription of unpaid wages Extended to 3 years for the time being Enacted the revised Labor Standards Act
The revised Labor Standards Law, which extends the period from the current 2 years to 3 years for the time being able to charge companies for unpaid wages such as overtime pay, was approved and passed at the plenary session of the House of Councilors on the 27th.
Okinawa's Camp Zukeran agrees with US government on partial return Defense Minister Kono
At a press conference, Defense Minister Kono revealed that he had agreed with the US government to return part of Camp Zukeran at the end of this month over plans to return US military facilities in Okinawa Prefecture.
New Corona "Self-Defense Force disaster dispatch including quarantine support" Defense Minister
At the press conference, Defense Minister Kono said at the press conference about the future activities of the Self-Defense Forces. "Isn't there a request for a disaster dispatch? Tomorrow, there are a few flights from overseas to Narita and Haneda I will be returning, so I think that I will provide quarantine support and transportation support for people who have performed PCR tests. I would like to consult with the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare and the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism to implement it."
Senri Kawai, Member of the House of Councilors, was absent from the plenary session due to poor physical condition.
Senator Kawai, a member of the House of Representatives of the LDP, whose secretary was prosecuted for violating the Public Offices Election Law, was absent from the House of Councilors plenary session on the 27th, when the new fiscal year's budget was voted for due to his poor physical condition.
To Prime Minister's tomorrow's meeting Expansion of new corona infection and explanation of economic measures
The government, on the prospect of the 28 days 6:00 pm Abe Prime Minister, announced that a press conference at the Prime Minister's Office. Following the establishment of the new year's budget, it is expected to explain future efforts to prevent the spread of new coronavirus infections, the formulation of additional economic measures, and the formation of supplementary budget plans accordingly.
Over 2.93 million foreign residents stay at record highs
As of the end of last year, the number of foreigners residing in Japan was 2.93 million, which was a record high, while the number of foreigners who have remained illegally has continued to increase.
A new tax reform law was enacted to reduce the tax burden on unmarried single parents
A new tax reform law was introduced in the House of Councilors plenary yesterday on 27th and was approved by a majority of the members, including the reduction of income tax and resident tax for unmarried single parents.
Manufactures disinfectant solution independently Distributes to citizens free of charge Kanagawa Yamato City
Amid the lack of alcohol for disinfection due to the spread of new coronavirus infection, Yamato City, Kanagawa Prefecture, has introduced a disinfectant solution manufacturing device and has been distributing homemade disinfectant solution to citizens free of charge from 27th. I will.
New fiscal year budget is established, total general account of 102 trillion yen, the largest ever
The budget for the new fiscal year, when the total amount of general accounts reached a maximum of ¥102 trillion, was voted at the plenary session of the House of Councilors, and was approved and approved by the majority of the LDP and Komeito parties.
School reopening from new semester "Unable to make new request"
Regarding the reopening of the school from the new semester, Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, told reporters after the Cabinet meeting, ``Because there has not been an explosive surge of patients, we do not think that we are in a situation to make new requests. However, on the premise that the spread of infection has been seen in some areas, which could lead to an epidemic with an explosive spread, preparations will continue without being wary, including during the spring break. I want you to proceed."
"There is no fact like a cherry-blossom banquet at Mrs. Akie Park" Prime Minister Abe
With the spread of the new coronavirus, Prime Minister Abe pointed out at the House of Councilors Budget Committee that Mrs. Akie's photos of group-wide cherry blossoms are available on the Internet in Tokyo. "There is no fact that the city was having a banquet like a cherry-blossom viewing in a park that wanted self-restraint," he explained.
Economic measures for the new Corona LDP raising subsidy rate and issuing coupons
Regarding the economic measures that have been affected by the spread of the new coronavirus, each Liberal Democratic Party's subcommittee has argued that the subsidy rate of the ``employment adjustment subsidy'' should be increased and that coupons that can be used for travel and food and drink should be issued. It was
Reconstruction grant tax for the Great East Japan Earthquake Granted ¥146.8 billion to relevant local governments
Approximately 147 billion yen will be given to the relevant local governments as a "Special Earthquake Recovery Grant Tax" that is issued once every six months to support the finance of the local governments affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake.
Approved by the Upper House Budget Committee
The budget bill for the new fiscal year, when the total amount of general account is more than 102 trillion yen, which is the largest ever, was voted by the House of Councilors Budget Committee and approved by the majority of the LDP and Komeito parties. The budget is expected to be approved and approved at the plenary session of the House of Councilors to be held later.
Shurijo Tadashi decides a schedule for restoration by 2026 Government
In order to restore Shuri Castle, where the main building was burnt down, the government announced at a related ministerial meeting yesterday that it would aim to restore the main building, the main building, by 2026, six years later. Has been decided.
750 billion yen including support for new corona measures Special allocation tax to local governments
The special allocation tax granted by the government to local governments this month was about 750 billion yen including disaster-related expenses and financial support for countermeasures against the new coronavirus.
"The economy is rapidly harsh and the economy must take bold steps to grow"
Regarding the fact that the term "recovery" disappeared in the economic judgment of this month's monthly economic report for the first time in 6 years and 9 months, Chief Cabinet Secretary Suga indicated that he would take bold steps to return the Japanese economy to a growth trajectory again. It was.
New year budget bill will be voted by the House of Councilors Budget Committee soon to be approved in the afternoon
The budget proposal for the new fiscal year, which will bring the total amount of general accounts to ¥102 trillion, which is the largest ever, will soon be voted by the Budget Committee of the House of Councilors. A voting will also be held at the plenary session, and it is expected to pass or be approved.
"City blockade" will have a huge impact on the economy Prime Minister working to prevent the spread of infection
In response to the rapid increase in the number of people infected with the new coronavirus in Tokyo, Prime Minister Abe at the House of Councilors Budget Committee, if it invites a situation such as lockdown or blockade of the city, it will have a great impact on the Japanese economy He emphasized the idea of working to prevent the spread of infection while working closely with each other.
Refraining from going out of 1 prefecture and 4 prefectures "Each person's actions are important" Kato Atsushi
In response to the spread of the new coronavirus infection, the governors of four prefectures adjacent to Tokyo called for self-restraint of unnecessary and urgent outings. We called for cooperation because the actions of each person are important.
"Working closely with each prefecture to prevent infection spread" Chief Cabinet Secretary
At the press conference after the Cabinet meeting, Chief Cabinet Secretary Suga said that Governor Koike of Tokyo called for the self-restraint of unnecessary and urgent outings along with the governors of four adjacent prefectures. Recognizing that this is an extremely important time to avoid it, we recognize that each local government has decided to prevent the spread of infection, taking into account the measures taken by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government."
To hold an advisory committee to formulate a "basic countermeasure policy"
In response to the establishment of the "Government Countermeasures Headquarters" based on the Act on Special Measures Against New Coronaviruses, Minister of Economic Rehabilitation Nishimura is aiming to formulate a "basic countermeasure policy" that includes the general policy of the government. On the 27th, it was revealed that an “advisory committee” created by experts will be held to listen to their opinions.
Mask "Efforts to reach stores quickly" Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Kajiyama
Regarding the current situation where masks are in short supply due to the spread of the new coronavirus, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Kajiyama has indicated that he will continue to make efforts to secure it for medical institutions with high priority and to reach stores as soon as possible.
Apply for application for design change of Henoko relocation work received by government judgment
Following the fact that the prefecture's defeat was confirmed in a trial in which Okinawa prefecture sued the country over the relocation of the U.S. military Futenma base to Henoko, Nago city, the government made a design change necessary to proceed with the construction next month. I am applying to Okinawa Prefecture.
Today's new year budget bill is established. To prepare a revised budget plan for new virus measures.
The budget proposal for the new fiscal year, when the total amount of general accounts will reach a maximum of ¥102 trillion, is expected to be approved and approved by the House of Councilors on the 27th. In response to this, the government will start to formulate a supplementary budget plan that includes additional economic measures to respond to the spread of the new coronavirus.
Request from the manufacturer for generous support from the manufacturer
Prime Minister Abe and other members of the industry held a meeting to hear opinions from stakeholders in the industry in order to consider economic measures that were affected by the spread of the new coronavirus. A request was made for generous support for.
“We should implement a powerful economic and fiscal policy.” G20 leaders agree
In response to the global spread of the new coronavirus, a video conference by the leaders of 20 major countries in G20 was held on the night of the 26th, accelerating the development of therapeutic agents and consolidating the infection and consolidating the economy. We agreed that we should implement fiscal policy.