December 2, 2016

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  • December 2, 2016
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • December 2, 2016
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan strengthens unilateral sanctions against DPRK

  • December 2, 2016
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Ambassador Sasae talks about Abe-Trump meeting

  • December 2, 2016
  • , TBS
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe, Trump agreed to boost alliance in Nov. talks: Japan envoy

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 11:05 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Abe makes pitch for Singapore-Malaysia high-speed rail project

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

Pakistani envoy calls for Japan’s cooperation on nuclear power

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

GOJ to strengthen unilateral sanctions on DPRK

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Putin voices hope for further development of Russo-Japanese relations

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe meets with Singaporean leader

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Gist of interpellations at Upper House special committee on TPP, Dec. 1

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Cartoon: TPP bill

  • December 1, 2016
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

LDP, Komeito tax commissions agree to raise spousal tax deduction threshold

  • December 2, 216
  • , Yomiuri , Lead story
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ECONOMY

Cartoon: National pension

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Japanese companies team up to fund infrastructure exports

  • December 1, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:45 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Cartoon: Casino bill

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

U.S., Japan discussed Osprey deployment in Okinawa in 1997

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

GOJ to shorten tax breaks for Okinawa

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Asahi digital
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SECURITY

277 islands to be registered as national property

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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SECURITY

Suga stresses results produced by SACO final report

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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SECURITY

U.S. concerned about delay in Henoko relocation

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 3
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SECURITY

Futenma relocation still elusive

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Yomiuri
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SECURITY

GOJ to earmark 5.1 trillion yen for defense budget

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Sankei
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SECURITY

POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on December 1

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

Total income for major political parties in 2015

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Kantei controls bureaucrats by “grading” their performance

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

Bureaucrats’ personnel decisions made at CCS Suga’s office

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

Opposition alliance could have cost Abe his supermajority

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

POLITICS

Emperor’s childhood friend details discussion on abdication

  • December 1, 2016
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cartoon: Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Casino legislation likely to be enacted

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SCIENCE

Universities start operating fastest supercomputer in Japan

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 26
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SCIENCE

Canon joins Japan’s new space race

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

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Board members negative about reelecting NHK chief

  • December 2, 2016
  • , Asahi
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