Japan has begun finalizing a coronavirus relief package of more than 100 trillion yen

This would be the second supplementary budget for fiscal 2020

  • A follow up on last month’s 117 trillion yen stimulus
  • This extra budget will gop to Japan’s cabinet for approval on Wednesday
  • aid to firms and and increase support for idled workers
  • More than 60 trillion yen will go toward unsecured financing to businesses, which will pay little or no interest.
Via Nikkei report, link for more (may be gated)
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