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Outbreak Pushes Japan Shoppers To Finally Buy Things Online

Outbreak Pushes Japan Shoppers To Finally Buy Things Online (仕事)
THE STAR
 
NOW that Japan’s government is urging consumers and businesses to step up efforts to contain the coronavirus outbreak, shoppers may finally have no excuse but to embrace e-commerce and w...

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Tokyo Uber Eats Union Demands Hazard Pay

Tokyo Uber Eats Union Demands Hazard Pay (仕事)
JAPAN TODAY
 
 
TOKYO
A labor union representing staff of Uber Technologies Inc's food delivery service in Japan called Friday for hazard pay and protection against the coronavirus for deliverers w...

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Leading Bottled Water Brand In Japan Goes Label-Free To Reduce Waste, Angers Many

Leading Bottled Water Brand In Japan Goes Label-Free To Reduce Waste, Angers Many (ニュース)
SORA NEWS
 
Coca-Cola told to try harder in these trying times.
In these increasingly ecologically aware times, more and more companies are veering away from single-use plastics and Coca-Cola Japan...

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Tokyo Issues Closure Requests For 6 Categories

Tokyo Issues Closure Requests For 6 Categories (ニュース)
NHK
 
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government has announced six categories subject to business closure requests to help contain the coronavirus outbreak.
Governor Koike Yuriko said on Friday that the req...

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Mashiko Pottery Festival

Mashiko Pottery Festival (仕事)
JAPAN TRAVEL
Pottery, Crafts, Art, Produce, Snacks, Antiques
Venue: Mashiko, Haga, Tochigi, Japan When: Apr 29 - May 6th 2020, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Mention Mashiko Village, Tochigi Prefecture, and I thi...

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Japan's GDP Projected To Shrink Annualized 11% In April-June

Japan's GDP Projected To Shrink Annualized 11% In April-June (仕事)
KYODO NEWS
 
Japan's economy in the April-June period is projected to shrink an annualized real 11.08 percent from the previous quarter, marking the third consecutive quarter of contraction and the...

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Total Coronavirus Cases In Japan Top 5,000

Total Coronavirus Cases In Japan Top 5,000 (ニュース)
THE JAPAN NEWS
 
TOKYO (Jiji Press) — The cumulative number of new coronavirus infection cases confirmed in Japan has exceeded 5,000, excluding those who were aboard the Diamond Princess cruise shi...

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Clash Looms In Japan As Tokyo Governor Says Abe's Covid-19 Measures Not Enough

Clash Looms In Japan As Tokyo Governor Says Abe's Covid-19 Measures Not Enough (ニュース)
THE GUARDIAN
 
Tokyo’s governor, Yuriko Koike, is poised to call for further business closures to contain the coronavirus outbreak, setting her on a collision course with the prime minister, Shinzo...

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Japan Economy Watcher Sentiment At Record Low Amid Virus Outbreak

Japan Economy Watcher Sentiment At Record Low Amid Virus Outbreak (仕事)
JAPAN TIMES
 
Business sentiment among workers in Japan with jobs sensitive to economic trends fell to the lowest level on record in March due to concern over the ongoing spread of the coronavirus,...

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Rakuten Mobile’s Low-Cost Data Plan Fully Launches In Japan

Rakuten Mobile’s Low-Cost Data Plan Fully Launches In Japan (仕事)
TECH CRUNCH
 
 
Rakuten Mobile announced the full commercial launch of its low-cost data plan in Japan today. Priced at 2,980 yen (about $27) per month, the plan gives users unlimited calls and dat...

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Aichi Prefecture To Declare Its Own State Of Emergency

Aichi Prefecture To Declare Its Own State Of Emergency (ニュース)
JAPAN TODAY
 
NAGOYA - The governor of Aichi Prefecture, which includes the city of Nagoya and also hosts Toyota Motor Corp, on Thursday said he would declare a state of emergency for his prefectur...

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Govt. And Tokyo Negotiating Shutdown Requests

Govt. And Tokyo Negotiating Shutdown Requests (ニュース)
NHK
 
Japan's central government and the Tokyo metropolitan government are discussing which businesses should be asked to temporarily shut down following the state of emergency declaration over the...

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Honda, Nissan Furlough U.S. Workers As Auto Demand Plummets

Honda, Nissan Furlough U.S. Workers As Auto Demand Plummets (仕事)
THE JAPAN NEWS
 
TOKYO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) — Honda Motor Co. and Nissan Motor Co. on Tuesday said they had furloughed thousands of workers at their U.S. operations as the coronavirus pandemic slas...

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Japan Declares State Of Emergency, Plans $1 Trillion Stimulus To Combat Coronavirus Downturn

Japan Declares State Of Emergency, Plans $1 Trillion Stimulus To Combat Coronavirus Downturn (仕事)
ALJAZEERA
 
Japanese PM calls state of emergency and announces stimulus plan worth a staggering 20 percent of economic output.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday declared a state of emer...

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Japan Declares State Of Emergency As Coronavirus Infections Surge, Tokyo Asks Residents To Self-Isolate

Japan Declares State Of Emergency As Coronavirus Infections Surge, Tokyo Asks Residents To Self-Isolate (ニュース)
FOX NEWS
 
As the number of coronavirus cases surges in Japan, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe declared a month-long state of emergency on Tuesday for Tokyo and six other prefectures in an attempt to slo...

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