Shikoku Electric Power wants to resume regular inspections when it is ready. In order to take responsibility for a series of troubles, Shikoku Electric Power Co. announced that it will voluntarily repay a portion of this month's executive remuneration for a total of five executives including Chairman Hayato Saeki and President Nagai.
Last month new vehicle sales were down 13% compared to the same month last year. Of these, sales of ordinary cars, small cars, and trucks were 239,355 units, a decrease of 20.4%, and mini vehicles were 156,991 units, a decrease of 1%.
Fukuo Kishida, chairman of the Liberal Democratic Party, said in an interview with the Jiji Press that there is an opinion that the consumption tax rate should be lowered as a countermeasure against the new coronavirus, saying that it should not be lowered.
Since last month, retail stores across the country have been obliged to pay for shopping bags, but the percentage of customers who declined shopping bags at three major convenience stores, and the rate of withdrawal exceeded 70% at each company, before the payment was made.
Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga, who has been called "one of the leading candidates (for the next prime minister)" by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in a monthly magazine released in July, is astray.