Japan-UK Summit Telephone Talk Confirmed to deepen cooperation by taking measures against new corona
Prime Minister Suga had a telephone conversation with British Prime Minister Johnson and confirmed that he would deepen cooperation in measures against the new coronavirus. Prime Minister Johnson also expressed his intention to fully support the holding of the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.
Tokyo Olympics / Para Organizing Committee New president will be selected from five perspectives
The first meeting of the "Candidate Review Committee" established by the Tokyo Organizing Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games was held to select a candidate to replace Chairman Mori who announced his resignation, and he had a deep knowledge of sports and realized the idea of the Tokyo Games. We have summarized the five qualities required of a new president, such as those who can be connected to the future. The review committee will meet on the 17th to name specific candidates and proceed with the review, and after discussions here, the organizing committee will hold a board of directors as early as this week to become the new president. I want to decide.
Vaccine Minister Kono's interview "Elderly people are expected to start vaccination from April"
Kono, the minister in charge of regulatory reform, who is in charge of vaccination of the new corona virus, announced at a press conference that he will start vaccination of about 40,000 medical workers in advance from the 17th, and next week Has indicated that it will begin at all 100 medical institutions where pre-vaccination will take place.
Advance vaccination started from tomorrow to about 40,000 medical workers
Kono, the minister in charge of regulatory reform, who is in charge of vaccination of the new corona virus, announced at a press conference that he will start vaccination of about 40,000 medical workers from 17th, and next week It is expected to start at all 100 medical institutions where vaccinations are given.
Vaccine Minister Kono's interview "Elderly people are expected to start vaccination from April"
Kono, the minister in charge of regulatory reform, who is in charge of vaccination of the new corona virus, announced at a press conference that he will start vaccination of about 40,000 medical workers from 17th, and next week Has indicated that it will begin at all 100 medical institutions where pre-vaccination will take place.
Emergency grant aid of over 500 million yen to internally displaced persons in Nagorno-Karabakh
The government will provide emergency grant aid of more than 500 million yen to displaced persons in the battle over Nagorno-Karabakh, a disputed area between Azerbaijan and Armenia in the former Soviet Union, for humanitarian assistance such as the restoration of medical fields and shelters. I decided.
[Updated from time to time] Minister Kono's interview "Elderly people are expected to start vaccination from April"
The Minister for Regulatory Reform, Kono, who is in charge of vaccination against the new coronavirus, is holding a press conference from around 5:40 pm on the 16th, before the vaccination of medical staff begins on the 17th. We will update the contents from time to time.
Dinner with the Prime Minister's eldest son “Disposal after investigation as soon as possible” Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Takeda
At the plenary session of the House of Representatives, Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications expressed his intention to complete the investigation and dispose of the fact that an executive of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications had a dinner with the eldest son of Prime Minister Suga, who works for a satellite broadcasting related company. It has never been distorted. "
House of Councilors Budget Committee Exchange of opinions in local areas First conducted online
In order to prevent the infection of the new coronavirus, the House of Councilors Budget Committee held an online exchange of opinions in the region during this period, which is scheduled to be deliberated on the new fiscal year budget every year.
Liberal Democratic Party Party Convention Online Utilization to be held on March 21
The Liberal Democratic Party has decided to hold this party convention on March 21st at a hotel in Tokyo after reducing the number of attendees by using online and other means to prevent infection with the new coronavirus.
House of Representatives Budget Committee The ruling and opposition parties agree to hold a central hearing on the 24th
The House of Representatives Budget Committee, which is deliberating the budget for the new fiscal year, has agreed that the ruling and opposition parties will hold a central hearing on the 24th next week, which is a prerequisite for a vote at the board meeting on the 16th.
Liberal Democratic Party Executive Meeting “Providing Polite Vaccine Information”
Executives from both the Liberal Democratic Party and the Komeito Party will meet over the vaccination of the new coronavirus starting on the 17th, and will provide polite information to the public and local governments regarding the status of vaccination and the timing of supply for smooth implementation. I confirmed that I would ask the government to do this.
10 years after the earthquake “6 strong earthquakes and corona response without affecting reconstruction” Minister of Reconstruction
Reconstruction Minister Hirasawa held a video conference with Governor Murai of Miyagi Prefecture and expressed his intention to work to prevent the response to the earthquake and the new coronavirus on the 13th of this month from affecting the reconstruction of the affected areas.
United Nations International Conference to be Held in Kyoto City Minister of Justice Thorough Preparation for Infection Control
Regarding the UN international conference to be held in Kyoto in March, Minister of Justice Kamikawa obliged domestic participants to carry out PCR tests, and made doctors stationed at the venue, taking into account the state of emergency. He expressed his intention to thoroughly implement measures against infection with the new coronavirus and prepare for the event.
To smooth vaccination Reduce the burden on medical institutions Nishimura, Minister of Economic Revitalization
Regarding measures against the new coronavirus, Nishimura, the minister in charge of economic revitalization, pointed out that the medical care provision system continues to be tight in the areas subject to the state of emergency, and the burden on medical care is reduced to facilitate vaccination. He called for continued thorough measures, saying that it was necessary to do so.
Dinner with Prime Minister Suga's eldest son Investigating other cases Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Takeda
In connection with the fact that an executive of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications had a dinner with the eldest son of Prime Minister Suga, who works for a satellite broadcasting related company, Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Takeda will continue to work in the ministry, including whether there was a dinner with other businesses. Showed the idea of proceeding with the investigation.
House of Representatives Budget Committee Questioning reference for corona infection control and vaccination
In the Diet, the Budget Committee of the House of Representatives held a reference question on behalf of the local hearing, which was canceled due to the spread of the new coronavirus infection, and expressed opinions on infection control and vaccination.
"Clarify Japan's position" to dispatch Parliamentary Secretary of the Cabinet Office to "Takeshima Day" ceremony
National Public Safety Commission Chairman Okonogi, who is in charge of territorial disputes, announced that he will send a Parliamentary Secretary of the Cabinet Office to the ceremony of "Takeshima Day" to be held in Matsue City on the 22nd of this month, sponsored by Shimane Prefecture and others. ..
Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare Tamura Vaccination "Providing detailed information on side reactions"
Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare Tamura gained an understanding of vaccination by giving detailed information to the public regarding the vaccination of the new coronavirus, which will start on the 17th, regardless of the degree of side reactions. I showed the idea that I wanted to.
Kono Regulatory Reform Minister Closely share information with local governments for smooth vaccination
Kono, the minister in charge of regulatory reform, who is in charge of vaccination against the new coronavirus, expressed his intention to work closely with local governments to ensure the smooth implementation of vaccination starting on the 17th.
Hashimoto Olympics Minister Mori's successor "No consultation or request"
Regarding the successor to Chairman Mori of the Tokyo Organizing Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games, Minister Hashimoto said at a press conference after the Cabinet meeting that he had not consulted or requested himself so far, and the Organizing Committee was early. He expressed his expectation for building a new system.
Vaccination of medical staff started on the 17th Aiming for smooth implementation by the government
Vaccination against the new coronavirus will begin on the 17th, ahead of healthcare professionals. The government is aiming for smooth implementation in order to curb the spread of infection by disseminating information such as effects and side reactions in an easy-to-understand manner and to achieve a balance with economic activities.
To submit a bill on long-term detention issues such as immigration centers for foreigners
The Constitutional Democratic Party will soon pass a bill to clarify the requirements for deportation, such as requiring the permission of the court to deport foreigners who have been deported and refused to leave the country for a long time. It is a policy to submit to.