December 12, 2016

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  • December 12, 2016
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HEADLINES

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  • December 12, 2016
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to launch new loan scheme for Russia

  • December 12, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:25 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Gloomy skies ahead for Japan-South Korea relations

  • December 10, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Park’s impeachment leaves Japan fretting over power balance

  • December 10, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:00 pm
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: S. Korea’s President Park should step down soon

  • December 10, 2016
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

ExxonMobil chief may be tapped as secretary of state

  • December 11, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: South Korea’s political turmoil must be kept to a minimum

  • December 10, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:50 pm
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INTERNATIONAL

Suga calls new U.S. cabinet lineup “reassuring”

  • December 11, 2016
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

South Korean President Park impeached

  • December 10, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo
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INTERNATIONAL

Park’s impeachment creates power vacuum in East Asia

  • December 10, 2016
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Russia to relax visa requirements

  • December 10, 2016
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Abe speaks with Ukrainian president

  • December 10, 2016
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Comfort women museum opens in Taipei

  • December 11, 2016
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S. touch on N. Korea abduction issue at U.N. meeting

  • December 10, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 19:08
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan disregards U.S. opposition to Abe-Putin talks in Tokyo

  • December 11, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 08:50
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Abe’s assistant to meet with Philippine president on Dec. 12

  • December 10, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan-U.S. joint ceremony held for 1st time to remember Pearl Harbor

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 09:21
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ECONOMY

Gist of integrated resort promotion bill (legalizing casinos)

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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ECONOMY

Annual price revision meets fierce opposition from drug manufacturers

  • December 11, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 9
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ECONOMY

Japan mulls three scenarios after Diet ratification of TPP accord

  • December 10, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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ECONOMY

TPP bills pass Diet, RCEP increases presence

  • December 10, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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ECONOMY

Japan, EU to seek broad agreement on EPA this year

  • December 11, 2016
  • , Asahi
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ECONOMY

Pundits on how to promote free trade after Diet ratification of TPP accord

  • December 10, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 12
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ECONOMY

Keidanren hails TPP ratification, but some firms worry about “U.S. exit”

  • December 10, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 10
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ECONOMY

Japan farms to put up “help wanted” sign

  • December 11, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:00 am
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Approval of TPP needed to keep momentum of free-trade deal alive

  • December 10, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:54 pm
  • English Press

ECONOMY

MAFF, MOFA, JETRO to set up export consultation offices in 60 cities worldwide

  • December 11, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 3
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SECURITY

Osprey training to “throw cold water” on NTA reversion

  • December 11, 2016
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Onaga approves of Naha port’s relocation to Urasoe

  • December 10, 2016
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

GOJ to cut Okinawa budget for next fiscal year

  • December 11, 2016
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Japan SDF in S. Sudan may withdraw if security worsens: defense chief

  • December 10, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 17:32
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SECURITY

Japanese peacekeepers ready to perform rescue mission in S. Sudan

  • December 12, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 07:00
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SECURITY

NTA return ceremony to be held in Okinawa on Dec. 22

  • December 10, 2016
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

GOJ to sue Okinawa for compensatory damages over Henoko

  • December 11, 2016
  • , Sankei
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SECURITY

Editorial: Top court ruling on Atsugi base noise fails to hear the victims

  • December 9, 2016
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 13:30
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SECURITY

Stealth technology to be used for drone

  • December 9, 2016
  • , Akahata , p. 15
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SECURITY

Editorial: Top court’ s Atsugi noise ruling puts premium on MSDF operations

  • December 09, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:05 pm
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POLITICS

PM Abe to attend ceremony in Pearl Harbor on Dec. 28

  • December 12, 2016
  • , TBS
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 10

  • December 11, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 9

  • December 10, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SCIENCE

Kounotori cargo spacecraft successfully launched

  • December 10, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 9:43 pm
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TV PROGRAMS

Bob Dylan’s magical lyrics

  • December 10, 2016
  • , NHK
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TV PROGRAMS

TV PROGRAMS

Message from autistic writer Naoki Higashida

  • December 11, 2016
  • , NHK
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