Dec. 16, 2018

(Update) Okinawa Gov. Tamaki Shows Resolve to Block U.S. Base Relocation

Nago, Okinawa Pref., Dec. 15 (Jiji Press)--Okinawa Governor Denny Tamaki showed Saturday his resolve to counter Tokyo's efforts to press ahead with a controversial U.S. military base relocation project in the southernmost Japan prefecture.

Japan to Forecast FY 2019 Growth of around 1.3 Pct

Tokyo, Dec. 15 (Jiji Press)--The Japanese government plans to set its economic growth forecast for fiscal 2019 at around 1.3 pct in price-adjusted real terms, it was learned Saturday.

HEADLINES

POLITICS
LDP Adopts Resolution against S. Korea Military's Takeshima Drill
ECONOMY
Ruling Coalition's FY 2019 Tax Reform Plans Call for Tax Cuts by Over 160 B. Yen
SPORTS
Pro Baseball: Hiroshima Signs Ace Osera to 145-M.-Yen Contract
OTHER
Tokyo Govt to Accept Applications for Tuna Auction Viewing at Toyosu from Mon.