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Japan backs down the suspension of international flight reservations due to the arrival of omicron

Japan backs down the suspension of international flight reservations due to the arrival of omicron

Updated on 02/12/2021 10:15 am The government of Japan reversed this Thursday to the suspension of all new reservations for international flights arriving in its territory until the end of the month, just one day after announcing this measure. The Executive led by Fumio Kishida said the day before that he had asked all airlines […]

Japan suspends flight reservations for omicron variant, which has already arrived in Latin America

Japan suspends flight reservations for omicron variant, which has already arrived in Latin America

Japan suspended on Wednesday for at least a month the new incoming flight reservations to the country, ignoring the WHO recommendation not to prohibit travel due to the emergency of the new omicron variant that has already arrived in Latin America. The appearance of this new variant, apparently more contagious and with multiple mutations, has […]

Traveler from Peru is second contagion by omicron in Japan

Traveler from Peru is second contagion by omicron in Japan

Updated on 12/01/2021 07:28 am The Government of Japan confirmed today the detection of the second case of the omicron variant of the coronavirus, in a traveler from Peru, and on the same day that the country announced additional border restrictions to try to stop the entry of the pathogen. After identifying the new variant […]

Japan announces plan to reactivate $ 490 billion economy

Japan announces plan to reactivate $ 490 billion economy

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida announced a record 56 trillion yen ($ 490 billion) plan to revive the world’s third largest economy after the pandemic. This stimulus, the third since the start of the pandemic, “it is enough to send a sense of security and hope to the Japanese people“, said In person, whose cabinet […]

A global supply chain to drive the hydrogen society

A global supply chain to drive the hydrogen society

Japan has completed the first transport tests of hydrogen liquefied by sea around the world, within the framework of an ambitious project with which it aspires to commercialize a supply chain from that energy source. The project’s base of operations, which has attracted attention for its scale, unprecedented so far, is on an artificial island […]

Japan: Kishida clings to weak majority in parliamentary elections

Japan: Kishida clings to weak majority in parliamentary elections

Updated on 10/31/2021 11:24 am Exit polls of parliamentary elections in Japan on Sunday indicated that the ruling Liberal Democratic Party of the prime minister Japanese, Fumio Kishida, would retain his majority, albeit with losses that could slow his drive to ease wealth inequalities. Maintaining a majority in the lower house is seen as key […]

Political changes in Japan? The keys to a game that always wins

Political changes in Japan? The keys to a game that always wins

With more than six decades directing Japan, the conservative Liberal Democratic Party faces the elections this Sunday convinced of revalidating its mandate thanks to the approval of the young people and the weakness of the opposition. The pandemic, the controversial Olympic Games, the slow rate of vaccination or the recent fall of a prime minister […]

China, the eternal diplomatic dilemma for the new Government of Japan

China, the eternal diplomatic dilemma for the new Government of Japan

The new Japanese government will face the diplomatic dilemma of following the toughest line towards China set by the Biden Administration or maintaining its traditional low profile vis-à-vis its main trading partner, amid growing tensions in the Pacific. Japan, which holds general elections this Sunday, is watching with concern the military boom in Beijing and […]

Toyota to cut global production by 15% in November due to lack of chips

Toyota to cut global production by 15% in November due to lack of chips

Updated 10/15/2021 09:03 am The automotive manufacturer Toyota announced on Friday a reduction of around 15% or 150,000 vehicles in its production of November units due to the global shortage of chips and the risk posed by energy problems in China. The manufacturer will cut its production by Japan in about 50,000 units and international […]

For success, Japan’s leader must be bolder

For success, Japan’s leader must be bolder

Updated on 10/13/2021 03:08 am Fumio Kishida obtained the position of Prime Minister of JapanIn large part, because those who knew the ruling party saw it as a safe option. To have any chance of success, you will have to surprise them. Kishida owes his position to senior members of the Liberal Democratic Party who […]

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