August 4, 2016

HEADLINES

Noon news

  • August 4, 2016
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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AMBASSADOR

Niigata media highlight Ambassador’s visit to Nagaoka

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. faces dim prospects for TPP ratification

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 6
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INTERNATIONAL

DPRK missile lands in Japan’s EEZ off Akita

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Reactions from industry organizations on new cabinet lineup

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

U.S. leaders keen to obtain legislature’s approval of TPP

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, NIkkei
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SECURITY

Top court okays murder trial in Okinawa

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

No solution to Okinawa base issue possible sans dialogue

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 4
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SECURITY

New cabinet team on Okinawa reflects gov’t’s tough stance

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

Gov’t reviewing Okinawa policy, to link economic measures to base issues

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 1
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SECURITY

DPRK launched missile for training

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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SECURITY

Okinawa patrol unit to be fully operational in fall at earliest

  • August 3, 2016
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 32
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SECURITY

Defense white paper mentions “potential disputed region”

  • August 3, 2016
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on August 3

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Abe strives to undertake employment reform

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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POLITICS

Premier “plays it safe” with cabinet lineup

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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POLITICS

Abe pins high hopes on Inada

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, NIkkei
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Renho to announce bid to seek DP presidency

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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POLITICS

Key points in Abe’s press conference on the formation of a new cabinet

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Nikkei , Lead story
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POLITICS

Cabinet reshuffle reflects punishments and rewards for Upper House election

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 1 and 3
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POLITICS

All five special advisors to the prime minister to continue

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Aso to continue as number 2

  • August 4, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 8
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Defense Minister Inada

  • Asahi: August 4
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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SOCIETY

The new generation of mama’s boys

  • August 3, 2016
  • , Asahi
  • Trending@Japan

SOCIETY

Reggae musician makes waves in campaign for Diet seat

  • August 3, 2016
  • , Mainichi
  • Trending@Japan

SOCIETY

“Pokenomics”

  • August 3, 2016
  • , Asahi
  • Trending@Japan

TV PROGRAMS

Wrestling queen Saori Yoshida

  • August 3, 2016
  • , NHK
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