Diet enacts record ¥106.61 trillion budget for fiscal 2021

Business Mar 26, 2021

Diet enacts record ¥106.61 trillion budget for fiscal 2021

The Diet on Friday enacted a record ¥106.61 trillion budget for fiscal 2021 to finance steps to mitigate the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic as well as rising social security and defense costs, once again forgoing fiscal consolidation. The House of Councilors passed the budget ...