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Liberal Democrat Mr. Seko Financial resources for declining birthrate "The story of raising the consumption tax rate is hasty"
Seko, secretary-general of the House of Councillors of the Liberal Democratic Party, appeared on a commercial radio program and commented on the financial resources to enhance countermeasures against the declining birthrate, saying, "Some parties have talked about using the consumption tax, but it's a bit premature." He showed a cautious view on raising the tax rate.
Foreign Minister Hayashi Holds Talks with Ecuadorian Foreign Minister Close Coordination to Strengthen United Nations Functions
Foreign Minister Hayashi, who is visiting Central and South America, held talks with Foreign Minister Holguin of Ecuador. We agreed to work closely together.
Focus on financial resources for doubling children's budget
The government plans to compile concrete measures by June to strengthen countermeasures against the declining birthrate. At the same time, it is said that it will present a general framework for doubling the child budget, but there is a view that new financial resources on the scale of several trillion yen will be required, and the focus will be on how concretely the measures to secure it will be presented. increase.