February 2, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • February 2, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • February 2, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S. assembling ministerial dialogue team: source

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:10 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Experts voice hope for Japan tour by Secretary Mattis

  • February 2, 2017
  • , TBS
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan not ruling out forex intervention as emergency step: Abe

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:23 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s pension megafund to invest in US infrastructure

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:50 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Trump’s latest enemy? Monetary policy

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:30 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

US defense secretary to reaffirm alliance with Tokyo, Seoul

  • February 1, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:30 am
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe to explain Japan’s currency policy in summit with President Trump

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Rex Tillerson confirmed as secretary of state

  • February 2, 2017
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Russia to launch formal talks on “joint economic activities” on contested islands

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Trump administration must know: There can be no “alternative facts”

  • February 01, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:22 pm
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: President Trump

  • February 1, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

IHI may divest stake in Westinghouse

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:00 am
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Toshiba’s resolve to rebuild nuclear business put to the test

  • February 01, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:18 pm
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INTERNATIONAL

Giving up uranium enrichment operation in the U.S. cost Hitachi 70 billion yen

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 11
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan begins work on 60-hour overtime cap

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:26 am
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ECONOMY

Takeda signs licensing deal with U.S. firm on cancer drug

  • January 31, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 16:39
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SECURITY

Onaga tells American researchers that FRF construction will take more than 15 years

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

SECURITY

First visit of Secretary of Defense Mattis who might hold alliance’s future

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 1 (Lead story)
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Maintenance facility planned on Iwakuni base for U.S. carrier-based aircraft

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 15
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SECURITY

Confusion reigns in U.S. Forces Japan’s battle against drunken driving

  • February 1, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
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SECURITY

Pentagon chief to discuss “fair burden sharing”

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Asahi
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SECURITY

GOJ not to seek renewal of permit to destroy rock reefs

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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SECURITY

Okinawa leader meets with seven members of Congress

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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SECURITY

U.S. Aegis warship runs aground, spills oil

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Asahi
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 1

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Lower House Budget Committee, Feb. 1

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Aso faction to become fourth largest in LDP

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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SOCIETY

Money can’t buy love, but can love buy housework?

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Asahi
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SOCIETY

“Pilgrims” crisscross Japan in search of anime landmarks

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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SOCIETY

“Wall of fourth grade” looms high for English education

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Yahoo!News Japan
  • Trending@Japan

SOCIETY

MHLW to upwardly revise projection for total fertility rate

  • February 2, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SOCIETY

Child care support seen helping to drive influx of residents to Tokyo

  • February 1, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
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TV PROGRAMS

Harsh reality of freelance workers

  • February 1, 2017
  • , NHK
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