March 6, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • March 6, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • March 6, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Top US diplomat to visit Japan this month

  • March 4, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:00 am
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Asia remains major focus of US diplomacy

  • March 4, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 9:35 pm
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

New Tokyo Conference urges G7 leaders to firmly oppose protectionism

  • March 5, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Secretary Tillerson to visit Japan

  • March 4, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Group of Japanese lawmakers to visit Washington

  • March 4, 2017
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Human rights report voices concern about freedom of press in Japan

  • March 4, 2017
  • , Nikkei evening edition
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

“Patrol boat diplomacy” picking up momentum

  • March 5, 2017
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: North Korea’s chemical weapons a cause for world to be vigilant

  • March 4, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:04 pm
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan’s Jan. core consumer prices mark 1st rise in 13 months

  • March 3, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 13:43
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Yamato Holdings to retroactively pay unpaid overtime wages

  • March 4, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:49
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Commerce chief vows to take hard line on trade with foreign partners

  • March 4, 2017
  • , Nikkei evening edition
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ECONOMY

Japan paying close attention to U.S. energy policy

  • March 4, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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ECONOMY

No agreement forged in RCEP talks

  • March 4, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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ECONOMY

Bureaucrat held for allegedly taking bribe for Fukushima cleanup work

  • March 2, 2017
  • , The Mainichi
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ECONOMY

For Japan, there’s no escaping Fukushima Daiichi’s shadow

  • March 4, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:30 pm
  • English Press

SECURITY

Governor, JCP leader confirm opposition to Henoko plan

  • March 6, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Kadena sergeant arrested for allegedly failing to pay taxi fare

  • March 6, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Cartoon: Defense budget

  • March 4, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan alarmed by China’s arms expansion

  • March 5, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

Most concrete blocks now in place on ocean floor off Henoko

  • March 5, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

Japanese academia cautious about military research

  • March 5, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 5

  • March 6, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 4

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

Prime minister’s schedule on March 3

  • March 4, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Economy holds key to longevity of Abe administration

  • March 6, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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POLITICS

Diplomacy partly behind Abe’s political strength

  • March 6, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Factors sustaining PM Abe’s high support rating

  • March 6, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Koizumi Jr. says Moritomo scandal cannot be dismissed as personal issue

  • March 6, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

LDP extends term of president to nine years at maximum

  • March 6, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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POLITICS

Opposition calls on LDP to summon school operator as scandal widens

  • March 3, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 19:17
  • English Press

POLITICS

OPINION POLLS

Public approval for Abe drops to 61%

  • March 6, 2017
  • , All TV networks
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OPINION POLLS

Poll shows Abe is the top favorite to head the next administration

  • March 6, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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SCIENCE

Toyota struts out new test vehicle for self-driving tech

  • March 4, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:33 am
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Fujitsu envisions AI that thinks outside the box

  • March 4, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:04 am
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Insights into the world/gov’t reform key to ‘super smart society’

  • March 6, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 4:00 am
  • English Press

TV PROGRAMS

Danger of undertow generated by tsunami

  • March 5, 2017
  • , NHK
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