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Eight political parties apply for government subsidies

  • January 18, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC) announced on Jan. 17 that eight political parties applied for government subsidies for 2020 by the deadline of Jan. 16. The Japanese Communist Party (JCP) did not apply for a subsidy. Estimated amounts of government subsidies for political parties are as follows (numbers are rounded down to the nearest million yen; estimated by the Yomiuri Shimbun):

 

Political party

Estimated amount in 2020

(In billions of yen)

Liberal Democratic Party

17.261

Democratic Party for the People

4.648

Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan

4.29

Komeito

3.029

Nippon Ishin (Japan Innovation Party)

1.853

Social Democratic Party

0.362

Party to Protect the People from NHK (NHK kara Kokumin wo Mamoru To)

0.167

Reiwa Shinsengumi (Reiwa Shinsengumi)

0.161

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