August 29, 2016

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HEADLINES

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  • August 29, 2016
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • August 29, 2016
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe, Japan Inc. eager to support African education, jobs

  • August 29, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:40 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese trading houses promise to quench Africa’s energy thirst

  • August 27, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Urgent measures needed to counter growing N. Korean SLBM threat

  • August 27, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 7:30 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

PM Abe announces 3 trillion yen investment in Africa

  • August 28, 2016
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Abe announces new diplomatic strategy 

  • August 28, 2016
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

UNSC releases press statement on DPRK

  • August 28, 2016
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Sea Shepherd agreement not enough to defend Japanese whaling

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, South Korea to resume currency swap agreement

  • August 28, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo
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INTERNATIONAL

Vice President Biden says he acted as “interlocutor” between Abe and Park

  • August 27, 2016
  • , Nikkei evening edition
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Russia hold peace treaty talks

  • August 27, 2016
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Economic Minister Ishihara to visit New Zealand

  • August 28, 2016
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Resuming currency swap pact should help boost Japan-ROK ties

  • August 28, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 6:56 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, S. Korea, China agree to hold “Cultural City Summit” in 2017

  • August 28, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 15:45
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

FM Kishida calls for improved security in capital of South Sudan

  • August 28, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Repeated training key to minimizing risks of GSDF missions in S. Sudan

  • August 26, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 7:59 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Budget requests to top ¥101 tril.

  • August 27, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:08 pm
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan’s public sector is top shareholder in a quarter of Tokyo stocks

  • August 29, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:30 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

MRJ test flight to U.S. aborted twice

  • August 29, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan’s inflation hopes dim as price slides widen

  • August 27, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:10 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Int’l panel discusses fishing limit of bluefin tuna

  • August 29, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 1;44 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Nations agree to limit mackerel boats

  • August 27, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:48 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

MAFF requests 458.4 billion budget increase for land reform

  • August 27, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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ECONOMY

ANA may cancel 350 flights tied to Rolls-Royce engine

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:0 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Minister mulling overtime work cap

  • August 29, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Work reforms feature in Japan tax proposals

  • August 27, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:45 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Live firing drill opened to public

  • August 29, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

U.S. military funded laser technology research at Osaka University

  • August 27, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 7:34 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

New bill drawn up to punish organized crime

  • August 27, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 1:04 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Okinawa budget cut by 14 billion yen

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 1
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SECURITY

Japan defense forces train to retake island

  • August 29, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:51 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

DM Inada to visit Okinawa next month

  • August 27, 2016
  • , Asahi
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SECURITY

Okinawa Minister Tsuruho to visit Okinawa on Aug. 29-30

  • August 28, 2016
  • , Nikkei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on August 27-28

  • August 29, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on August 26-27

  • August 28, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on August 25-26

  • August 27, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Cartoon: DP Leadership Election

  • August 27, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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POLITICS

Poll: Over 60% support Abe cabinet

  • August 29, 2016
  • , Nikkei
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Party Leadership Election

  • August 27, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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POLITICS

PM Abe to return to Japan earlier than planned due to approaching typhoon

  • August 28, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support rate rises to 62%, Nikkei poll

  • August 29, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 1
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

48% of Japanese “satisfied” with current income, Cabinet Office poll

  • August 28, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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TV PROGRAMS

Work Reform Minister Kato stresses need for change

  • August 28, 2016
  • , NHK
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TV PROGRAMS

Bioluminescence in deep waters

  • August 28, 2016
  • , NHK
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