November 28, 2016

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • November 28, 2016
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • November 28, 2016
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Trump adviser meeting pays off for Suga

  • November 25, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Corporate Japan warily eyes Trump’s Mexico plans

  • November 26, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:00 am
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

LDP exec: Russia’s attitude on northern territories appears to have changed

  • November 27, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:04 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Russia to strengthen ties by encouraging mutual tourism

  • November 24, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:00 am
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Kishida to hold talks with Putin

  • November 26, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Russia deploys missiles on Northern Territories

  • November 23, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, ROK conclude defense information accord

  • November 24, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Vietnam cancels construction of nuclear plant by Japan, Russia

  • November 23, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China discuss communication mechanism for preventing incidents

  • November 26, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China agree to expand cooperation on environmental conservation

  • November 27, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

UNSC plans to limit North Korea’s coal exports in new sanctions resolution

  • November 27, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Blank North Korean passports seized at Haneda

  • November 24, 2016
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

UN human rights expert pledges efforts to resolve abductions

  • November 26, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe offers condolences on Fidel Castro’s death

  • November 27, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, UK to conclude ACSA

  • November 28, 2016
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Gist of interpellations at Upper House special committee on TPP, Nov. 24

  • November 25, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Abe vows to win TPP ratification

  • November 24, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 10:45 pm
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan forced to rethink TPP strategy

  • November 22, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 9:15 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

CCS Suga: Japan to lead efforts to persuade U.S. to remain in TPP

  • November 24, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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ECONOMY

U.S. withdrawal from TPP to require drastic review of TPP budget allocations

  • November 23, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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ECONOMY

TPP effectively killed by Trump’s announcement

  • November 23, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo
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ECONOMY

Abe comments on TPP and Trump

  • November 25, 2016
  • , Asahi
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ECONOMY

Japan to remove China’s “most favored nation” status

  • November 25, 2016
  • , Sankei
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Trump’s intention to pull U.S. out of TPP the wrong decision

  • November 23, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:09 pm
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Cartoon: Abe and the TPP

  • November 26, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 12
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ECONOMY

Japanese farming reforms take aim at co-ops’ shortcomings

  • November 26, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:40 am
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Keeping reform plans on track key for Japan’s farm sector

  • November 26, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:50 am
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Zen-Noh reform requires determined effort from all concerned parties

  • November 26, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 7:58 pm
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Tokyo eyes ‘womenomics’ gains from tax move

  • November 24, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:30 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

LDP agrees on 1.5 mil. yen income cap for spousal tax deduction

  • November 24, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 14:57
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Fukushima decommissioning costs to soar

  • November 27, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:05 am
  • English Press

SECURITY

Trump administration to support Futenma relocation plan

  • November 28, 2016
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Japan quietly prepares for worst from North Korea

  • November 25, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Editorial: Japan-ROK military intel accord will enhance deterrence against N. Korea

  • November 25, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 7:42 pm
  • English Press

SECURITY

Russian naval chopper approaches Senkaku Islands

  • November 23, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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SECURITY

Defense Secretary Carter to visit Japan on Dec. 5

  • November 26, 2016
  • , Asahi
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Inada comments on SDF mission in South Sudan

  • November 24, 2016
  • , Asahi
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SECURITY

MOD to launch taskforce on THAAD missile defense platform

  • November 25, 2016
  • , Asahi
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SECURITY

Defense Ministry to launch first communications satellite

  • November 26, 2016
  • , Mainichi
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

Editorial: Upcoming base return does little to reduce burden on Okinawa

  • November 28, 2016
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 13:00
  • English Press

SECURITY

Top MSDF officer exerted pressure over selection of next helicopters

  • November 25, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 07:01
  • English Press

SECURITY

GSDF cyberattacked

  • November 28, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 27
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SECURITY

Tenure of Chief of Staff of Joint Staff Katsutoshi Kawano extended by six months

  • November 26, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. airman arrested in Okinawa for DUI

  • November 26, 2016
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 29
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SECURITY

Japanese Defense Ministry hit by cyberattack, info may have leaked

  • November 28, 2016
  • , Kyodo News
  • English Press

SECURITY

Govt eyes ¥200 bil. for missile defense

  • November 27, 2016
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on November 27

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

Prime minister’s schedule on November 26

  • November 27, 2016
  • , Nikkei , P. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on November 25

  • November 26, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on November 24

  • November 25, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on November 22–23

  • November 24, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on November 21–22

  • November 23, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Japan aims to curb new debt in fiscal 2017 as spending edges up

  • November 26, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:35 am
  • English Press

POLITICS

Corporate donations help Japan’s LDP to top party revenue ranking in 2015

  • November 25, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:39 pm
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan’s 3 Megabank Groups Resume Donations to LDP

  • November 25, 2016
  • , Jiji Press , 11:30 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Poll shows Japanese perplexed by Trump’s election

  • November 28, 2016
  • , TVAsahi
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OPINION POLLS

86% say there is no need to increase Japan’s host nation support, Kyodo News poll

  • November 28, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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OPINION POLLS

Kyodo News opinion poll & results from Tokyo Shimbun

  • November 28, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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OPINION POLLS

56% say it is “not good” that Trump was elected U.S. president, Nikkei poll

  • November 28, 2016
  • , Nikkei , pp. 1 and 2
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OPINION POLLS

Public understanding for key administration policies lacking, Nikkei poll

  • November 28, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Nikkei poll: 56% do not welcome Trump as next U.S. president

  • November 28, 2016
  • , Nikkei
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Refugee Applications in Japan Jan.-Sept. Exceed 7,900

  • November 25, 2016
  • , Jiji Press , 16:30
  • English Press

TV PROGRAMS

Ruling official vows to obtain Diet approval for TPP

  • November 27, 2016
  • , NHK
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TV PROGRAMS

Panama Papers

  • November 28, 2016
  • , NHK
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