April 5, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 5, 2017
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

BREAKING NEWS

  • April 5, 2017
  • , NHK
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • April 5, 2017
  • , All newspapers and TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan condemns N. Korea missile, braces for further action

  • April 5, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:34 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Japan’s envoy stand-off with S. Korea yields only loss of face

  • April 4, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:10 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Abe tells Putin of sympathy, solidarity after Russia blast

  • April 4, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 21:15
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

China may be concerned about closer Japan-Taiwan ties

  • April 5, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to extend sanctions on North Korea for two years

  • April 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Senior Japanese, Chinese diplomats discuss North Korea, improvement of ties

  • April 5, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Recalled Japanese ambassador returns to South Korea

  • April 5, 2017
  • , All national papers
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ECONOMY

Online service companies thrive among Japan Inc.’s midtiers

  • April 4, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review
  • English Press

ECONOMY

U.S. trade deficit with Japan shrinks 14.6% in February

  • April 5, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Corporate Japan keeps distance from Toshiba memory sale

  • April 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Pollutants detected in spring water near Futenma base

  • April 5, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Kadena Air Base takes step to avoid fighter takeoffs at night and in early morning

  • April 5, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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POLITICS

Anti-conspiracy bill

  • April 4, 2017
  • , NHK
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 4

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

Analysis: Neither side able to deliver knockout as Japan school scandal drags on

  • April 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:55 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan begins work on casino regulations 

  • April 4, 2017
  • , Jiji Press
  • English Press

POLITICS

Anti-terrorism bill potentially subject to amendment

  • April 4, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Internal Affairs Ministry finalizes allocation of party subsidies

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

Editorial: Akie Abe must break silence over Moritomo Gakuen scandal

  • April 4, 2017
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Highlights of the March 2017 Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll

  • April 1, 2017
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1514] – pp. 8–11
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Embassy public affairs officer comments on work-life balance

  • April 5, 2017
  • , Nishinippon Shimbun
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SOCIETY

1 in 4 Japanese men remain unmarried until age 50

  • April 5, 2017
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

SOCIETY

More businesses deploying disabled workers in key positions

  • April 5, 2017
  • , Kyodo News
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Major TV firms unite to move toward Internet streaming

  • April 4, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun
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