Main events scheduled for Oct. 3-9

Main events scheduled in Japan for Oct. 3-9:

Oct. 3 (Mon)

-- Extraordinary Diet session to start.

-- Bank of Japan to release quarterly Tankan survey.

-- Bank of Japan to release summary of opinions from September monetary policy meeting.

-- September auto sales to be released by Japan Automobile Dealers Association.

Oct. 4 (Tues)

-- First anniversary of inauguration of Prime Minister Fumio Kishida's Cabinet.

Oct. 5 (Wed)

-- Yamaguchi District Court to hold 1st hearing of man accused of failing to return 46.3 million yen in COVID-19 relief money mistakenly sent to him.

Oct. 6 (Thurs)

-- September auto sales data by model to be released by Japan Automobile Dealers Association.

Oct. 7 (Fri)

-- Preliminary composite indexes of economic indicators for August to be released by Cabinet Office.

-- Household spending data for August to be released by Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications.

Oct. 8 (Sat)

-- No major events.

Oct. 9 (Sun)

-- Official campaigning to start for Niigata mayoral election.

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