March 8, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • March 8, 2017
  • , All TV networks
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • March 8, 2017
  • , All newspapers and TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

UNSC issues press statement condemning North Korea’s missile launch

  • March 8, 2017
  • , NHK, All TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: President Trump and Kim Jong Un

  • March 8, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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INTERNATIONAL

Tillerson to focus on North Korea during 3-nation trip from March 15

  • March 8, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 9:04 am
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japan, ROK to cooperate closely against North Korea

  • March 8, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe meets with Japanese-Americans

  • March 8, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: N. Korean missile launch places Pyongyang in predicament

  • March 7, 2017
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

“Seiron” column: Decipher the Trump administration’s thinking

  • March 7, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

METI’s four errors in industrial policy

  • February 27, 2017
  • , pp. 28-37
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ECONOMY

Tepco, 2 other utilities team on nuclear safety

  • March 8, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:00
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Town mayor gives nod to restart Genkai nuclear plant in Saga Pref.

  • March 7, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 17:51
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan’s parcel shippers forced to revise unprofitable strategy

  • March 7, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:07 am
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Fujitsu to start instant translation service in 19 languages this month

  • March 8, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Women’s labor force participation rate, by age group

  • March 6, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 19
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

The Internet’s dark side

  • March 7, 2017
  • , NHK
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SECURITY

Authorities recognize Zama firefighter’s psychological problems as work-related

  • March 7, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SECURITY

Tokyo police to launch center to counter cyberattacks in April

  • March 7, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 27
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SECURITY

Suga says ending Futenma operations by 2019 difficult

  • March 8, 2017
  • , Asahi, Nikkei
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SECURITY

Naha court supports GOJ suit over Okinawa’s disclosure of agreement with U.S. military

  • March 7, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun evening edition
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SECURITY

Scientists’ group to uphold past pledge to ban military research

  • March 8, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 7

  • March 8, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Both chambers of Diet condemn North Korea’s missile launch

  • March 7, 2017
  • , Mainichi evening edition , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Editorial:Akie Abe bound to explain her activities done in a public capacity

  • March 7, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 13:55
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan ranks 163rd in proportion of women in nat’l parliaments in 2016

  • March 7, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 22:30
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cabinet approves bill to revise laws regarding “My Number” ID system

  • March 8, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Cabinet OKs bill to toughen penalty for rape in sweeping revision

  • March 7, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 14:19
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Former directors of adoption agency arrested

  • March 8, 2017
  • , All TV networks
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SOCIETY

Japanese internet media outlets take measures to block “fake news”

  • March 4, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 37
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