( 3 mins read ) The Abe administration’s point man on managing the Covid-19 pandemic, Economy Minister Yasutoshi Nishimura, was forced to apologize to ruling party lawmakers on Wednesday, 1 July after he announced abruptly last week that the government
( 5 mins read ) The ordinary session of the Diet closed on Wednesday, 17 June, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s approval ratings at some of their lowest levels since he returned to power in 2012. Abe will try to
( 5 mins read ) North Korea has cut off communication with South Korea and has threatened to break the 2018 inter-Korean agreements that once promised a new era of cooperation on the Korean Peninsula. This pattern of provocation in
( 6 mins read ) China’s actions in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic have led to a pause in the Abe government’s pursuit of closer ties with Beijing, and prompted calls for a reconsideration of Japan’s relationship with China.
( 3 mins read ) The Moon Jae-in administration unveiled South Korea’s largest-ever supplemental budget, a KRW 35.3tn (USD 29bn) package that is more than its first two emergency budgets combined. Although the total spending is less than meets the
( 6 mins read ) The Abe cabinet approved a second round of stimulus on Wednesday, 27 May that equals last month’s historically large JPY 117.1tn (USD 1tn) price tag. The largest portion of the stimulus package is intended to
Maybe Chinese businesses are no more influential on America’s values than American businesses are on China’s values, and the world is not a moral battleground for worshipping souls. https://twitter.com/benthompson/status/1279429366552748032
A tech angle for Independence Day
no accident that the ur-invasion story, The War of the Worlds, comes out of Great Britain at the height of its imperial power. hell, H.G. Wells makes this exaxt point in the book.
Gran programa para domingo de cuarentena.
Domingo que viene 19:00 vamos a escuchar la historia de vida de Santiago Bausili @Kicker0024. Santi fue Secretario de Finanzas en ARGY, Director en Deutsche Bank y VP en J.P. Morgan!
Neunquen, de mano de Vaca Muerta, era la estrella en generación de empleo privado formal. We are not in Kansas any more. Datos a abril 2020. Fuente Mterio de Trabajo.
If the Meiji Restoration had never happened, Tokugawa Iehiro would be the next Shogun. Instead, he's a University of Michigan grad running for the Diet from Shizuoka. He's the great-great-great-great-great-great-great-great-great-great-great-great grandson of Tokugawa Ieyasu. https://twitter.com/hiro_tokugawa/status/1155427801937276928
Godin en el fondo https://twitter.com/CNNEE/status/1279431040210284545
¿Cómo logró Uruguay ganarle al coronavirus? https://cnn.it/2NUdY67
Acá hay un hermoso texto. Pero hermoso, eh?
Mundos íntimos. "Gracias por enseñarme a ser libre", la dedicatoria que le escribí a mi papá y estuvo olvidada muchos años https://clar.in/3gksPTe
Tokyo Governor urged residents to avoid unnecessary and non-urgent travel outside Japan’s capital as new coronavirus cases in the city rose on Saturday https://trib.al/4U1VGX6
Seconded. Ambassador Yamanouchi (@JapanCons_NY) absolutely nailed it.
This is just...wow https://www.facebook.com/JapanConsNY/videos/193877002042806/?d=t