“Cabinet” in the news
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The Japan Times
· Japan government weighing over ¥100 trillion in fresh pandemic relief, report says →
The government is expected to approve the budget, which will also include subsidies to help companies pay rent and wages as they close businesses, at a Cabinet meeting on Wednesday.
· South African president says lockdown to ease from June 1 →
Ramaphosa, who has been under pressure from rival political parties and a variety of industries to ease the restrictions, said following broad consultations the cabinet had decided to move the country to “level three” of its five-level lockdown system.
The Japan Times
· Even as virus eases, the worst may be yet to come for Abe →
Support for Abe’s Cabinet slumped to 29 percent, the lowest since he took office in 2012, in a poll published Monday by the Asahi newspaper.
· Nikkei: Japan eyes fresh stimulus plan worth over US$929b to battle pandemic →
The government is expected to approve the budget, which will also include subsidies to help companies pay rent and wages as they close businesses, at a cabinet meeting on Wednesday.
· UK PM faces cabinet revolt over senior adviser who violated lockdown, reports the Sun →
LONDON, May 25 — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is facing a revolt from his cabinet over his backing of senior adviser Dominic Cummings, who faces calls from within the Conservative Party to resign for driving 400 km during the coronavirus lockdown, the Sun newspaper reported late yesterday
· Johnson's defence of Cummings sparks anger from allies and opponents alike →
That’s why the cabinet secretary must now launch an urgent inquiry.”
· Coronavirus updates LIVE: Pressure mounts on British PM after aide is accused of flouting lockdown rules; four states report no new cases for more than a week →
Cabinet minister Elisabeth Borne said the government did not want its citizens travelling overseas this summer.
· Bolsonaro rallies with supporters amid virus surge →
The probe took a shocking twist Friday when the Supreme Court judge who ordered it, Celso de Mello, released a video of an April 22 cabinet meeting that investigators have been analyzing for evidence.