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  • November 19, 2021
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Broadcasters led with reports on the Financial Services Agency’s plan to issue its fourth operational improvement order to the Mizuho Financial Group over its repeated system glitches (NHK), Tokyo Governor Koike’s plan to return to office on Sunday after recuperating from extreme fatigue (TBS), the possibility of the Los Angeles Angels’ Ohtani Shohei being named Most Valuable Player in the American League today (NTV, TV Asahi), and the start of “Black Friday” sales in Japan (Fuji TV).


Top stories in national dailies included the planned resignation of Mizuho Financial Group CEO Sakai over system glitches (Yomiuri, Nikkei), a GOJ advisory panel’s draft proposal on the planned establishment of a children’s agency (Mainichi), the outline of a GOJ policy package for child-rearing families (Sankei), and an agreement between the LDP and the Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan to revise the law on allowances for lawmakers (Asahi).

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