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Political News(2023/05/28)

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House of Councilors Liberal Democrats “Free medical expenses until high school graduation” to stop regional decline

2023-05-28 18:26:00
In order to stop the decline of rural areas due to population decline and overconcentration in Tokyo, the Liberal Democratic Party of the House of Councilors has compiled a proposal centered on making medical expenses free until graduation from high school and reducing tuition fees at local universities.


Children's policy minister calls on local governments to set up a child suicide countermeasure team

2023-05-28 17:58:00
Ogura, Minister of State for Children's Policy, has indicated a policy to call on local governments nationwide to set up a countermeasure team in collaboration with medical institutions to prevent children from committing suicide.


Liberal Democratic Party Motegi “Establishment of “Children’s Bank” to centralize budget management for declining birthrate

2023-05-28 14:53:00
Regarding the government's financial resources to strengthen countermeasures against the declining birthrate, LDP Secretary-General Motegi has revealed a policy to create a new special account to centrally manage the child and child-rearing budget.


Discussion between ruling and opposition parties on Sunday

2023-05-28 11:55:00
Persons in charge of child-rearing policy from the ruling and opposition parties appeared on NHK's "Sunday Debate" and exchanged opinions on new financial resources necessary to strengthen measures against the declining birthrate.


IPEF Ministerial-Level Meeting: Substantial agreement in the area of ​​supply chain, but gap in three areas such as trade

2023-05-28 11:18:00
At the IPEF (Indo-Pacific Economic Framework) ministerial-level meeting held in Detroit, USA, a substantive agreement was reached in the field of supply chains.


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