October 31, 2016

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 31, 2016
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • October 31, 2016
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AMBASSADOR

Ambassador profiled as “front runner” in Asahi Shimbun

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Asahi
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AMBASSADOR

AMBASSADOR

Ambassador Kennedy impressed by beauty of imperial villa in Kyoto

  • October 30, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun
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AMBASSADOR

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

S. Korea president’s Japan trip by year-end uncertain amid scandal

  • October 31, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 1:40 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan mulls return of Russian-held islets by vowing no U.S. presence

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 7:40 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to offer expertise in developing regional cities in Russia

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 2:03 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Taiwan hold 1st round of maritime cooperation dialogue

  • October 31, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 9:17 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan elected to serve on U.N. Human Rights Council

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 8:21 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

IWC to set up fund for developing nations, picks Japanese chairman

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 04:01
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. ‘nuclear umbrella’ drove Japan’s vote against U.N. resolution

  • October 28, 2016
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan’s vote against nuke ban talks mocks its anti-nuke credo

  • October 29, 2016
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 13:10
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.N.’s expanding of divide among nonnuclear countries regrettable

  • October 29, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 7:59 pm
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

GOJ strongly criticized for voting against nuclear arms ban resolution

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan worried about scandal engulfing ROK leader

  • October 30, 2016
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

ROK says GSOMIA with Japan to be concluded soon

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

ROK defense minister refuses to provide defense information to Japan

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 13
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INTERNATIONAL

Putin rejects timeframe for peace treaty talks with Japan

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, DPRK held secret talks

  • October 31, 2016
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

UN rapporteur on DPRK to visit Japan

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe to visit Argentina next month

  • October 30, 2016
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China, S. Korea trade chiefs pledge to promote free trade talks

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 19:42
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Philippines’ Duterte promises to stop cursing after warning by God

  • October 28, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 15:41
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Ramp up tie-up with Philippines based on ‘rule of law’ principle

  • October 28, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 7:41 pm
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Visitors to Japan exceed 20 million for first time

  • October 31, 2016
  • , NHK
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ECONOMY

Gist of interpellations at Lower House special committee on TPP, Oct. 28

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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ECONOMY

DP chief cites need to discuss food safety concerns under TPP

  • October 31, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Another sales tax hike delay in Japan “can’t be ruled out”: Aso

  • October 28, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 8:07 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

BOJ finds itself further behind 2% inflation target

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:10 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japanese working more unpaid overtime: survey

  • October 29, 2016
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Record number of foreign trainees went missing in 2015

  • October 31, 2016
  • , Sankei , Lead story
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Kagoshima governor accepts restart of reactor at Sendai plant

  • October 29, 2016
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 18:50
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan mulls having new utilities help pay Fukushima victims

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:00 am
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Congress may become more flexible about endorsing TPP

  • October 30, 2016
  • , Mainichi
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ECONOMY

Japan, China, South Korea hold trade ministerial talks

  • October 30, 2016
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

Gov’t drawing up Cabinet order for SDF ‘rush and rescue’ missions

  • October 29, 2016
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Experts call for maritime crisis system

  • October 28, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:04 pm
  • English Press

SECURITY

Govt eyes subsidies for border islands

  • October 30, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:37 pm
  • English Press

SECURITY

Special Advisor Shibayama to visit South Sudan

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Okinawa sailor arrested for assault

  • October 31, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct. 30

  • October 31, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct. 29

  • October 30, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct. 28

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Tokyo leader starts study group with launch of new party in mind?

  • October 31, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo
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POLITICS

OPINION POLLS

Kyodo News opinion poll & results from Tokyo Shimbun

  • October 31, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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OPINION POLLS

Pollees split over need to pass TPP during current Diet session, Nikkei poll

  • October 31, 2016
  • , Nikkei , pp. 1 and 2
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SCIENCE

Japan remains steadfast in continuing research whaling

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Upper House approves Paris Agreement legislation

  • October 29, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SOCIETY

Foreign visitors to Japan this year have already hit record 20 mil.

  • October 31, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 12:31 p. m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

EDUCATION

Low-income students with lower academic achievement to be eligible for loans

  • October 27, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 28
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TV PROGRAMS

TV PROGRAMS

TV PROGRAMS

How to turn 100 and still be healthy

  • October 29, 2016
  • , NHK
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