Highlights of Japan-related events scheduled for Jan. 4-10

Highlights of events scheduled in Japan on Jan. 4-10: Jan. 4 (Mon) — Most companies, gov’t offices to have 1st working day of 2021. — Tokyo Stock Exchange to have 1st trading session of 2021. The benchmark Nikkei ended 2020 at its highest year-end close since 1989 despite the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. Analysts expect the rally to continue on progress in global COVID-19 vaccinations. — Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga to hold 1st press conference of 2021. Suga is expected to express his intention to prevent the further spread of the virus while sustaining economic growth w…

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