February 7, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • February 7, 2017
  • , NHK
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • February 7, 2017
  • , All newspapers and TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

Vice finance minister leaves for Washington ahead of summit

  • February 7, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Ex-vice foreign minister on upcoming Abe-Trump summit

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: President Trump

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S., ROK to hold meeting to discuss DPRK

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. car sales in Japan sluggish

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 8
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INTERNATIONAL

Toshiba’s meager chip offering draws tepid interest

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:50 am
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

China’s Citic Capital to invest $260m in Japanese firms

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:30 am
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Korean resident union chief asks ROK foreign minister to remove statue

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Abe needs to convince Trump of importance of stability in Asia

  • February 6, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 14:10
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan-U.S. security framework needs to help reduce tensions

  • February 4, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Abe and Mattis

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Koga says Abe should “refrain” from playing golf with President Trump

  • February 4, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Rice growers abandoning farmland in droves

  • February 4, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 22
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

GOJ cites saburoku for refusing to ratify ILO convention governing work hours

  • February 1, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Keidanren names 4 new vice chairs

  • February 6, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:56 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Lackluster performance by Big Three in Japan

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

New Zealand trade minister to visit Japan

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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SECURITY

Results of Onaga’s U.S. visit questionable

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Japan secures Tillerson’s assurance on Senkaku Islands

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Gist of Okinawa governor’s news conference at end of U.S. visit

  • February 5, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
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SECURITY

Okinawa delegation accompanying governor meets with nearly 100 U.S. officials

  • February 5, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
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SECURITY

FRF construction work begins offshore

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

F-22s to fly into Okinawa

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Sankei
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Ocean policy minister visits Tsushima

  • February 5, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 6

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP, Nippon Ishin move closer in light of Koike’s growing influence

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

DP wary of members defecting to Tokyo governor’s party

  • February 7, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SCIENCE

Ministry of the Environment proposes introducing carbon pricing

  • February 3, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 7
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SCIENCE

AI to be used to reduce time to evaluate chemical substances

  • February 6, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 1
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EDUCATION

Gov’t panel mulls limiting new universities in Tokyo

  • February 6, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:22 p.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

State-backed scholarship program to open doors to university

  • February 6, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

TV PROGRAMS

The era of “fake news”

  • February 6, 2017
  • , NHK
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