April 18, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 18, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • April 18, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe stresses to VP Pence need for ‘pressure’ on North Korea

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan-US dialogue seen sticking to basics for now

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:00 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe, Pence to confer on North Korea

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:00 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Trump salvo threatens Japan’s currency strategy

  • April 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:00 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Keidanren chairman hopes economic dialogue will cement Japan-U.S. ties

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Australia to hold meeting of defense, foreign chiefs Thursday

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:02 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: North Korean brinksmanship a dead-end diplomatic ploy

  • April 17, 2017
  • , The Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: President Trump and PM Abe

  • April 16, 2017
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 8
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, S. Korea fishermen to urge own gov’ts to curb illegal fishing

  • April 17, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 20:41:31 JST
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Japan and India

  • April 15, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Vice President Pence to arrive in Japan today

  • April 18, 2017
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S., South Korea affirm greater coordination to deal with DPRK

  • April 18, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Vice President Pence values “bonds” with Japan

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Senior DPRK diplomat comments on abductions

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Philippine leader to visit Japan in June

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Kishida to attend NPT meeting in Vienna

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

Japan to assign specialist for handling trade litigation

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:30 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Gov’t taps economist, senior banker as BOJ Policy Board member

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:44
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ECONOMY

Tokyo Gas to take stake in planned US shale gas plant

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:45 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan sets July 24 as “day of telework” to promote work-style change

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:08 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japanese farmers using biogas tech to turn waste into wattage

  • April 14, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:00 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Mitsubishi Heavy chief: In the nuclear business to stay

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:30 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan keen to deflect U.S. pressure for holding bilateral trade talks

  • April 18, 2017
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

METI to create new post to address trade disputes

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

Okinawa Times publishes book refuting unfounded Internet information on base issues

  • April 16, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 21
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SECURITY

U.S. airman arrested for possession of bullets in Okinawa

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 27
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SECURITY

Japan opens up combat positions to women, eyes more women in SDF

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:05 p.m.
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SECURITY

SDF personnel leave South Sudan

  • April 18, 2017
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 17

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Lower House audit, oversight committee, April 16

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Lower House finds 316 punishable crimes under anti-conspiracy bill

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Suga praises BOJ Gov. Kuroda

  • April 16, 2017
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 2
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POLITICS

Abe cabinet plagued by ministers’ frequent gaffes

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Tokyo governor says LDP “not included” in forces supporting her

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

Cartoon: The LDP and the Diet

  • April 16, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support up 1.9 points to 59%, Sankei-FNN poll

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Sankei Shimbun

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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OPINION POLLS

Pollees split on anti-conspiracy bill, Asahi poll

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 1
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Asahi Shimbun

  • April 18, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SCIENCE

Japan to launch record 8 rockets in fiscal 2017

  • April 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:00 p.m.
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SCIENCE

AI to monitor TSE data to identify dubious trades

  • April 18, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 3:40 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan’s child return rate under Hague Convention marks 30%

  • April 16, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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SOCIETY

TV PROGRAMS

China’s 4-2-1 families

  • April 17, 2017
  • , NHK
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