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Political News(2023/11/11)

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Expo venue construction cost exceeds Izumi Ritmin's representative "Partial review of plan"

2023-11-11 22:11:00
Regarding the expected increase in venue construction costs for the Osaka/Kansai Expo, Izumi, representative of the Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan, expressed the idea that costs should be reduced by revising some of the plans.


Liberal Democratic Party Secretary-General Motegi “Representatives of the House of Representatives will move forward with election preparations at the end of their term”

2023-11-11 21:00:00
While Prime Minister Kishida has confirmed his intention to postpone the dissolution of the House of Representatives by the end of the year, Liberal Democratic Party Secretary-General Motegi gave a speech in Higashimatsuyama City, Saitama Prefecture, stating that the terms of office for members of the House of Representatives are nearing the end, and that they will be able to respond even if there is an election at any time. He expressed his intention to proceed with preparations.


Autumn Review Administrative Reform Minister Kono “Needs to consider including review of the fund system”

2023-11-11 20:10:00
The government's ``Autumn Review,'' a public examination of the country's business, has begun. Minister Kono, the Minister in charge of Administrative Reform, expressed the idea that there is a need to consider the funds that each ministry has set aside for policy promotion, including a review of the system.


Former House of Councilors member Masatoshi Wakabayashi dies at the age of 89, having served as Minister of Agriculture and Minister of the Environment.

2023-11-11 18:12:00
Masatoshi Wakabayashi, a former Liberal Democratic Party member of the House of Councilors who served as Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries and Minister of the Environment, passed away on the 11th at a facility in Tokyo. He was 89 years old.


Liberal Democratic Party's Mr. Obuchi's cabinet approval rating is low "Need to humbly accept criticism and correct the situation"

2023-11-11 17:25:00
Liberal Democratic Party election strategy committee chairman Obuchi gave a speech at the party's meeting in Kobe, saying that the Cabinet needs to humbly accept criticism of its low approval rating and rectify itself. He emphasized his intention to carefully explain the government's efforts, including countermeasures, and seek understanding.


Ritsumeikan Secretary-General strongly urges Deputy Finance Minister Kanda to resign due to past tax delinquency

2023-11-11 14:23:00
Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan Secretary-General Okada strongly urged Deputy Finance Minister Kanda, who has failed to pay taxes in the past, to resign, saying that if he continues like this, it will affect deliberations on this year's supplementary budget bill.


Deputy Finance Minister Kanda: Opposition parties strongly urge resignation Government/ruling party responds cautiously

2023-11-11 06:27:00
The opposition party plans to continue strongly calling for the resignation of Deputy Finance Minister Kanda, who has failed to pay taxes in the past, saying he has "completely failed to fulfill his accountability." In response, the government and the ruling party intend to have him carefully explain the facts, but there is also the opinion that his resignation is inevitable if it affects parliamentary deliberations, so we will carefully consider our response.


Liberal Democratic Party Vice President Aso visits Australia from today to emphasize the importance of strengthening cooperation

2023-11-11 05:14:00
Deputy President Aso of the Liberal Democratic Party will visit Australia from the 11th, and is scheduled to hold meetings with government officials and give speeches.He will emphasize the importance of strengthening cooperation between the two countries in light of China's increasing expansion into the sea, and will emphasize the importance of strengthening cooperation between the two countries. The idea is to support the diplomacy of Japan.


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