Main events scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 31

© Kyodo News

Main events scheduled in Japan for Tuesday, Aug. 31:

-- Finance Ministry to finish accepting budget requests from government offices for fiscal 2022.

-- Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry to release ratio of job offers to job seekers for July at 8:30 a.m.

-- Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications to release unemployment rate for July at 8:30 a.m.

-- Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry to release preliminary industrial production index for July at 8:50 a.m.

-- Cabinet Office to release survey on consumer trends for August at 2 p.m.