January 5, 2017

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Noon news

  • January 5, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • January 5, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe’s advisor meets with aide to Trump

  • January 5, 2017
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

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Trump eyes aide Hagerty as ambassador to Japan

  • January 5, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:19 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan foreign minister leaves for France to attend security talks

  • January 5, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:13 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Tokyo, Moscow to broaden foreign affairs talks

  • January 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:40 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

New “comfort woman” statue in S. Korea regrettable: Japan spokesman

  • January 4, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:50 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Trans-Java railway costs swell as Indonesia tacks on plans

  • January 3, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Demonstrate power of reconciliation to Asian countries

  • December 29, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s Amano set to be re-elected IAEA chief unopposed

  • January 3, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:50 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Trump to tap William Hagerty as ambassador to Japan

  • January 5, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Secret agreement between Japan, China on Yasukuni visits

  • December 30, 2016
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

“Clash of titans” looming in the South China Sea

  • January 5, 2017
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese companies seeking oil interests in Iran

  • January 5, 2017
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Russia to expand diplomatic dialogue

  • January 5, 2016
  • , Nikkei
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Tax break introduced for switching to OTC medication

  • January 1, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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ECONOMY

METI promotes exchange between small businesses in Japan and Germany

  • January 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan eyes safety certification for AI tech

  • December 31, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:00 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Major AI research hub opens in Tokyo

  • January 5, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 33
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ECONOMY

Japan trading houses eyeing more energy projects in Russia

  • January 1, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:20 am
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ECONOMY

More women taking up farming in Japan

  • January 1, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
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SECURITY

Defense Ministry resumes offshore work at Henoko

  • January 5, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

U.S. to resume Osprey aircraft refueling training in Japan from Fri.

  • January 5, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:52 p.m.
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SECURITY

Henoko work likely to start in February

  • December 31, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 7:35 p.m.
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SECURITY

Okinawa underestimates earnings to remain prefecture with lowest income

  • January 5, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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SECURITY

Opinion: The silencing of an anti-U.S. base protester in Okinawa

  • January 4, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
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SECURITY

Japan to hold large-scale anti-cyberattack drill for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

  • January 5, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:09 p.m.
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SECURITY

Using domestic products to defend Japan’s infrastructure

  • January 4, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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SECURITY

Major gas company suffers cyberattack

  • January 1, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 39
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SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. to move FCLP training to Iwakuni

  • January 5, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Jan. 4

  • January 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Abe to keep putting “highest priority on economy” in 2017

  • January 4, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 9:08 p.m.
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POLITICS

New Year’s Reflection by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

  • January 1, 2017
  • , Kantei Website

POLITICS

Major political events in 2017

  • January 1, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 12
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POLITICS

Mainichi, Genron NPO rate Abe gov’t achievements at same level as last year

  • December 30, 2016
  • , Mainichi , pp. 2, 9
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POLITICS

Conspiracy legislation to be submitted to Diet

  • January 5, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun
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OPINION POLLS

Highlights of the December 2016 Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll

  • January 1, 2017
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1505] – pp. 8–10
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OPINION POLLS

SOCIETY

Foreign fraud ring found to be operating in Japan

  • January 5, 2017
  • , Sankei , Lead story
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EDUCATION

Children in Japan struggle to break out of poverty cycle

  • January 4, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
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