December 8, 2016

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • December 8, 2016
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • December 8, 2016
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INTERNATIONAL

PACOM chief says alliance will remain solid

  • December 8, 2016
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Russia mull statement on joint projects on disputed isles

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 2:09 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Pearl Harbor statement by Trump differs greatly from President Obama’s

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Mainichi digital
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe’s Pearl Harbor speech focus of keen speculation

  • December 07, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:00 pm
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Abe’s Pearl Harbor visit should be a final stage for Japan-U.S. reconciliation

  • December 07, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 7:54 pm
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Will Trump’s election roil international politics?

  • November 16, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 30
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INTERNATIONAL

Seko calls for swift development of plan for economic cooperation with Russia

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan missed the boat on the return of two islands, university prof

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

First Japan-Russia Biz Meet in 4 Years Set for Dec. 16

  • December 6, 2016
  • , Jiji Press , 11:30 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Obama comments on Abe’s visit to Pearl Harbor

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Trump pleased with Softbank CEO’s plan for massive investment in U.S.

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Iran hold foreign ministerial meeting

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

China calls for Abe to visit Nanjing

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China discuss maritime and aerial communication mechanism

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 8
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ECONOMY

Panel agrees on annual drug price revisions, scope unspecified by MHLW

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Annual revision of drug prices raises concerns about future of drug R&D

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 3
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ECONOMY

Japan lifts Tepco’s credit line to 14 trillion yen

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:00 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Mitsubishi Heavy, Japan Nuclear Fuel to invest in French firm Areva

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 1:43 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Gov’t to expand vocational training with an eye on IT sector

  • December 7, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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SECURITY

Top court rejects SDF flight suspension at Atsugi base

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 3:46 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Search for FA-18 pilot continues

  • December 8, 2016
  • , TVAsahi
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SECURITY

Kansai University to ban research on military technology

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 29
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SECURITY

U.S., Japanese defense chiefs reconfirm importance of alliance

  • December 7, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun evening edition
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SECURITY

U.S. military aircraft crashes off Shikoku

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

Osprey seen flying above residential area of Okinawa with object suspended below

  • December 7, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun evening edition
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SECURITY

Suga meets with Ginowan leader 

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Yomiuri
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POLITICS

LDP gives up on passing casino bill this week

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun digital
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 7

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Casino bill

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 16
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POLITICS

Gist of party leaders’ debate, Dec. 7

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Editorial: Root out problems related to casinos through deliberations in upper house

  • December 07, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 7:51 pm
  • English Press

POLITICS

Opposition reacts strongly to LDP plan to enact casino bill tomorrow

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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POLITICS

Abe confident of public support

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Mainichi
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POLITICS

Will former “Kochi-kai” factions reunite?

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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EDUCATION

Japanese students’ rank falls in reading, rises in science

  • December 8, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 4:00 a.m.
  • English Press

TV PROGRAMS

Embattled President Park

  • December 7, 2016
  • , NHK
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