Main events scheduled for Month Aug. 1-7

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Main events scheduled in Japan for Aug. 1-7: Aug. 1 (Mon) -- New ministerial post for promoting startup businesses to be set up. -- New motor vehicle sales for July to be released by Japan Automobile Dealers Association. Aug. 2 (Tues) -- No major events. Aug. 3 (Wed) -- Extraordinary Diet session to be convened. Aug. 4 (Thurs) -- Toyota Motor Corp. to report April-June earnings -- Japan Congress Against A- and H-bombs (Gensuikin) to hold annual conference in Hiroshima through Aug. 6. Aug. 5 (Fri) -- Preliminary composite indexes of economic indicators for June to be released by Cabinet Office....

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