September 2, 2016

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Noon news

  • September 2, 2016
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • September 2, 2016
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AMBASSADOR

INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s economic gambit for progress on Russia territorial row

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:30 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan seeks broad energy pact with Russia

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:30 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Final arrangements being made for Japan-South Korea summit meeting

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Saudi Arabia vow to deepen economic ties

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:53 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

American who went missing 12 years ago abducted, teaching English in North Korea

  • August 30, 2016
  • , TBS digital , 7:19 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to propose comprehensive energy cooperation with Russia

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Nikkei , Lead story
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INTERNATIONAL

Russia welcomes Japan’s appointment of minister on economic cooperation

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Poll: 57% of Russians aware of Northern Territories talks

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China plan to agree on establishment of communication mechanism this year

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Sankei , Lead story
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan disburses 1 billion yen to comfort women foundation

  • September 1, 2016
  • , Asahi evening edition , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to support economic reform in Saudi Arabia

  • September 2, 2106
  • , Nikkei , p. 1
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ECONOMY

Interview with Minister for Reconstruction Masahiro Imamura

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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ECONOMY

LDP’s Koizumi to meet with agricultural cooperative leaders on Sept. 5

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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ECONOMY

JA Group takes first steps toward reducing prices of agricultural materials

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 7
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ECONOMY

WTO members recommend 300-plus green products for free trade

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: Substantial debate on increased defense budget needed

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan considering drone development cooperation with Israel

  • September 1, 2016
  • , TVAsahi
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SECURITY

Interview with minister on Okinawa, Northern Territories, S&T

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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SECURITY

U.S., Japan agree to partially move Osprey drills out of Okinawa

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

Okinawa minister denies link between budget cut and Futenma relocation

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

Ospreys participate in disaster preparedness drills in Sasebo

  • September 1, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun evening edition , p. 8
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POLITICS

Main weaponry items included in MOD’s FY2017 budget request

  • September 1, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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POLITICS

Former top court justice quits bar over thesis on security laws

  • September 2, 2016
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 8:00 a.m.
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on September 1

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP paving way for extending Abe’s term of office as president

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Yoshiro Miwa appointed special advisor to Minister of State Kozo Yamamoto

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Japan’s age of adulthood likely to be lowered to 18 by 2020

  • September 1, 2016
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

POLITICS

Asian trade pact talks to miss 2016 deadline

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:00 am
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Ensure special quotas in next budget lead to economic growth

  • September 01, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 7:47 pm
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cartoon: DP presidential race

  • September 2, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SCIENCE

Dolphin hunting season opens in Taiji

  • September 1, 2016
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 13
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TV PROGRAMS

Unprecedented damage from typhoons

  • September 1, 2016
  • , NHK
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