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JCP calls on governments concerned to work to stop genocide in Gaza

Japanese Communist Party Chair Shii Kazuo issued a statement titled, “Stop genocide in Gaza – a call on governments concerned to work for a halt to military attacks and an immediate ceasefire in Gaza”.


Sales tax cut far more effective than one-time income tax cuts for boosting economy

The Kishida Cabinet approved a 17-trillion-yen economic stimulus package which includes a tax cut of 40,000 yen per person. However, the proposed tax cut will be implemented only once in FY 2024.

Taxi drivers’ union opposes PM Kishida’s plan to legalize ‘ride-sharing’ for safety concern

The All-Japan Federation of Automobile Transport Workers’ Unions noted that 80% of countries which introduced ride-sharing have decided to ban this service due to a frequent occurrence of sexual violence and other crimes during the use of the service.

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Okinawans in rally call for peace through dialogue and diplomacy

In protest against the Kishida government move to increase Japan’s military presence in the Nanse...
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