Main events scheduled for Friday, April 1

© Kyodo News

Main events scheduled in Japan for Friday, April 1:

-- Bank of Japan to release March Tankan business sentiment survey at 8:50 a.m.

-- Legal age of adulthood in Japan to be lowered from 20 to 18.

-- Changes to Japan's Juvenile Law allowing stricter punishments for 18- and 19-year-old criminal offenders to come into effect.

-- National Police Agency to establish new bureau to counter serious cybercrimes.