The Japanese Trade Union Confederation (Rengo) on Monday urged the government to compile a 14 trillion yen supplementary budget for fiscal 1999 to create more jobs and to rejuvenate the nation’s economy, Rengo officials said Monday.

In proposals submitted to Chief Cabinet Secretary Hiromu Nonaka, Rengo called on the government to compile the supplementary budget and the fiscal 2000 budget with a clear target of creating more than 1 million jobs.

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