• Kyodo

  • SHARE

The government needs to compile an extraordinary budget of more than ¥10 trillion to bolster the economy, a senior ruling party official said Tuesday.

“As uncertainty grows about the economic outlook, (the government) cannot remove the public’s anxiety without a large-scale supplementary budget,” Toshihiro Nikai, secretary-general of the Liberal Democratic Party, said at a news conference.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.

SUBSCRIBE NOW

PHOTO GALLERY (CLICK TO ENLARGE)