Reworked supplementary budget to be submitted to Diet. Enlarged to ¥25.7 trillion from ¥16.8 trillion to finance a cash handout of ¥100,000 per person, including foreign residents, the budget is part of the government's ¥117.1 trillion ($1.1 trillion) economic rescue plan for the pandemic.
Bank of Japan to hold monthly policy meeting. Policy Board likely to consider unlimited purchases of government bonds to inject more cash into financial system amid coronavirus crisis. Two-day meeting will again be cut to one day as in March to speed up decision-making
Internal Affairs and Communications Ministry to release unemployment rate for March.
Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry to release ratio of job offers to job seekers for March.
All Nippon Airways to release earnings for business 2019.
Cabinet Office to announce medals of honor recipients.
Showa Day, a national holiday.
Japanese Trade Union Confederation to hold May Day event. Top labor federation only allowing executives at this year's event, cancelling rallies that usually draw tens of thousands of participants.
Cabinet Office to announce recipients of spring decorations.
Japan Airlines to release earnings. Both JAL and ANA have slashed earnings estimates for business 2019 ended March 31 after the coronavirus decimated demand for air travel.
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry to release preliminary industrial output index for March.
Cabinet Office to release consumer confidence index for April.
First anniversary of Emperor Naruhito's enthronement.