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Political News(2023/10/01)

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Liberal Democratic Party Chairman Moriyama “Tax reduction measures could be a reason for dissolution”

2023-10-01 18:01:00
Liberal Democratic Party General Affairs Chairman Moriyama said that if the government were to come up with tax reduction measures in new economic measures that are expected to be finalized by the end of October, this could be a cause for dissolving the House of Representatives.


Representative Izumi Ritmin: “I would like to discuss countermeasures against rising prices as the top priority in the extraordinary Diet session.”

2023-10-01 17:59:00
Concerning countermeasures against rising prices, Representative Izumi of the Constitutional Democratic Party held a press conference in Toyama City, stating that the government's response has been delayed and that he would like to prioritize discussions at the extraordinary Diet session, which is expected to be convened on the 20th of this month. Ta.


What are the opinions of each party on the ``quota system'' that allocates a certain number of seats to women?

2023-10-01 12:00:00
Persons in charge of gender equality from the ruling and opposition parties appeared on NHK's ``Sunday Debate'' and exchanged opinions on issues such as the ``quota system,'' which allocates a certain percentage of parliamentary seats to women.


Prime Minister Kishida “Japan will play a leading role in creating rules for the use of generative AI”

2023-10-01 11:03:00
At an international conference on science and technology that opened in Kyoto, Prime Minister Kishida played a leading role in creating rules for generative AI, whose use is rapidly expanding, and also promoted international cooperation to solve global issues such as climate change. He expressed his intention to contribute through human resource development.


Financial resources for new drug development: Considering increasing patient costs for prescription drugs Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare

2023-10-01 09:18:00
The Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare is considering increasing the burden on patients for some drugs prescribed by medical institutions in order to raise financial resources to support the development of new drugs, and says it hopes to finalize its approach by the end of the year. Masu.


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