February 23, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • February 23, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • February 23, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Murder of Kim Jong Nam

  • February 22, 2017
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Analysis: Impact of Trump’s foreign policy on Japan’s security strategy

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 31
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: McMaster and Bannon

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 16
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INTERNATIONAL

Coordination underway for Abe to visit Italy in March

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Former U.S. envoy calls PM Abe “important partner”

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 8
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INTERNATIONAL

Global casino operators looking to broaden their reach in Japan

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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INTERNATIONAL

Head of U.S. casino operator meets with Nikai

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Senior GOJ official attends “Takeshima Day” ceremony

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Female minorities smashing glass ceiling in congress

  • January 31, 2017
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Toray to boost carbon fiber output in Mexico

  • February 22, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 8:08 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Launch of instructional website to help interpret TPP agreement

  • February 16, 2017
  • , The Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry digital
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ECONOMY

RCEP negotiations to start on Feb. 27

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Trade and investment insurance agency to support export of domestic lumber

  • February 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 3
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ECONOMY

Abe, Trudeau speak by phone on TPP

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Asahi
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ECONOMY

Japan to send senior officials to TPP meeting in Chile

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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ECONOMY

GOJ to study investment in U.S. oil business

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Asahi
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ECONOMY

72% of Japanese “not interested in starting own business,” METI poll

  • February 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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ECONOMY

Nuclear regulator confirms safety of two reactors at Fukui plant

  • February 22, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun evening edition
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ECONOMY

Gov’t to fine firms up to 1 bil. yen for leaking security tech

  • February 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 23:26
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Insufficient main cable capacity becalms wind power plants

  • February 22, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan’s gender wage gap persists despite progress

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:00 am
  • English Press

ECONOMY

LDP approves plan to expand subsides for raw milk producers

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 7
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Court orders government to pay 30 billion yen for noise pollution in Kadena

  • February 23, 2017
  • , All TV networks
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

Pedophile sting ops roil U.S. forces on Okinawa

  • February 22, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
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SECURITY

Ospreys use identification code for small-size aircraft in Okinawa

  • February 21, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 15
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POLITICS

Lower House constitution commission to resume deliberations on March 16

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 22

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

LDP, Komeito, Ishin have different visions for coalition

  • February 19, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 12
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POLITICS

Cabinet to OK changes to crime law to put bite on sex offenders

  • February 21, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 14:35
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OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support rate rises to 53.4%, Jiji Press poll

  • February 17, 2017
  • , JIJI , 15:04
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SCIENCE

Conditions on newly discovered Earth-like planets too harsh for humans

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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SCIENCE

Scientists explore the impact of global warming on Japan’s sea life

  • February 17, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 09:06
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Police search for American skier missing in Nagano

  • February 22, 2017
  • , NHK
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SOCIETY

Amnesty report urges Japan to improve treatment of minorities

  • February 22, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:45
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