December 9, 2016

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • December 9, 2016
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • December 9, 2016
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Analysis: China finance chief exit derails Japan hopes for yuan deal

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:02 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Abe and Putin

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Trump and Masayoshi Son

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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INTERNATIONAL

Suga comments on 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japan, ROK to hold several security meetings

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan-China-ROK summit likely to be postponed

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

TPP bills enacted

  • December 9, 2016
  • , NHK
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ECONOMY

Japan to import shale gas from U.S. for first time

  • December 9, 2016
  • , NHK
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ECONOMY

Gist of interpellations at Upper House special committee on TPP, Dec. 8

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 9
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ECONOMY

European Commissioner says Japan, EU can reach deal on EPA early next year

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 3
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Gist of FY 2017 tax reform plans approved by Japan’s ruling bloc

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 5:07 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

3 million households to benefit from proposed spousal tax deduction review

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Behind the Scenes / PM’s Office intervenes to lower Opdivo price

  • December 08, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 2:13 pm
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Fukushima cost estimate set to swell to $188 billion

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:00 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

JERA announces first long-term contract to procure LNG from U.S.

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 13
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ECONOMY

TPP bills to be enacted today

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Asahi
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ECONOMY

Japan’s ruling bloc approves FY 2017 tax reform policies

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Kyodo News
  • English Press

SECURITY

FA-18 fighter pilot dies

  • December 9, 2016
  • , NHK
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SECURITY

SECURITY

GOJ worried about delay in talks on civilian component

  • December 8, 2016
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Top court rejects SDF flight suspension at Atsugi base

  • December 8, 2016
  • , The Mainichi
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SDF engage in first full-fledged training to rescue Japanese overseas

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 24
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 8

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Editorial: Abe’s continued ducking of questions brings shame to the Diet

  • December 8, 2016
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:45
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POLITICS

Editorial: Abe should do his best to explain bill on casinos in Diet discussions

  • December 08, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:11 pm
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POLITICS

Editorial: Rush to pass casino resort bill unacceptable

  • December 8, 2016
  • , The Mainichi
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Kishida faction has 44 members with addition of Tsuji and return of Kihara

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SCIENCE

JAXA to launch world’s smallest satellite-launch vehicle on Jan. 11

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 24
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TV PROGRAMS

Asia mourns death of former porn actress

  • December 8, 2016
  • , NHK
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