February 24, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • February 24, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • February 24, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

President Trump eager to build up U.S. nuclear capability

  • February 24, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

President Trump says talks with DPRK difficult

  • February 24, 2017
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: President and Statue of Liberty

  • February 22, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Pundits assess Abe diplomacy on relations with U.S., overall strategy

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Mainichi evening edition , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Putin and Northern Territories

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 16
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japan, ROK to discuss North Korea

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

ROK takes step toward removing statue in Busan

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

China steps up operations around Senkakus

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe to visit Russia in April

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan should contribute to search for better method of plutonium disposal

  • February 18, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 17
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ECONOMY

Japan-U.S. economic dialogue: concerns over Japan-U.S. FTA agreement

  • February 17, 2017
  • , Japan Agricultural News , p. 3
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ECONOMY

Bannon calls TPP withdrawal “pivotal moment” in U.S. history

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Asahi digital
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Ghosn to step down as Nissan CEO to focus on leading wider group

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 13:16
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Pork producers association to establish council to make ready for check-off program

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 14
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ECONOMY

Japan takes step toward enormous bank of personal data

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:00 am
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ECONOMY

Tokyo Gas enters solar power generation business

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
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ECONOMY

Gov’t retains basic view on economy in Feb., consumption downgraded

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 17:40
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SECURITY

Okinawans disappointed with court decision rejecting flight ban at Kadena

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Editorial: Avoid comments in Diet that fan fears regarding organized crime bill

  • February 23, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:59 pm
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SECURITY

LDP officials discuss missile defense

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

U.S. military’s Ospreys to conduct joint training with SDF in March

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 23

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

DM Inada’s incompetence causing discord in Defense Ministry

  • February 2017
  • , pp. 56-57
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POLITICS

Labor group pressing Democratic Party to change nuclear plant policy

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Information management at METI requires all rooms to be locked at all times

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 37
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POLITICS

Gist of bill on promotion of gender equality in the political sector

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

Diet submission of conspiracy bill early next month is difficult: Komeito executive

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

What awaits ‘post-Abe’ LDP

  • February 23, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Bigeye tuna prices rise, closing gap with bluefin tuna

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 18
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SCIENCE

University supercomputers being used in drug development

  • February 24, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 37
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SCIENCE

Biosimilar drugs are not gaining popularity

  • February 23, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
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SCIENCE

Japan Patent Office to develop worldwide IoT database with WIPO

  • February 20, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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SOCIETY

TV PROGRAMS

“Murakami fever” strikes again

  • February 23, 2017
  • , NHK
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