May 18, 2017

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Noon news

  • May 18, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • May 18, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: President Trump and Russian Foreign Minister

  • May 18, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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INTERNATIONAL

Ferry on 1st N. Korea-Russia service arrives in Vladivostok

  • May 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 08:34 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, ROK agree to cooperate on North Korea, but differ on comfort women

  • May 18, 2017
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ECONOMY

TPP renegotiations may provoke backlash in Japan

  • May 18, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 9
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ECONOMY

METI eyes introducing law to realize the fourth industrial revolution

  • May 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Japan to open center for international business arbitration

  • May 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review
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ECONOMY

BOJ Governor Kuroda to maintain ultra-easy monetary policy

  • May 18, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 4
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Osaka chamber of commerce to help attract SMEs to Japan-backed Thilawa

  • May 16, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:30 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Leaders of Japan and New Zealand agree to cooperate in effectuating TPP agreement

  • May 18, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Takahama nuclear reactor resumes operation

  • May 18, 2017
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ECONOMY

Japan, New Zealand leaders want TPP to take shape soon

  • May 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review
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ECONOMY

‘TPP 11’ no occasion to renegotiate: New Zealand leader

  • May 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review
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SECURITY

U.S. Pacific commander calls for “far stronger sanctions” on N. Korea

  • May 17, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:00 p.m.
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SECURITY

Editorial: Take basic protection measures against cyberattacks

  • May 16, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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SECURITY

Okinawa citizen out on bail to speak at UN Human Rights Council

  • May 17, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 28
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SECURITY

PACOM commander visits GSDF camp on Yonaguni

  • May 18, 2017
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 17

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

Gov’t, ruling parties mulling extension of Diet session

  • May 18, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 1
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Lower House committee on Kake Gakuen issue, May 17

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

POLITICS

Japan’s justice minister faces no-confidence motion

  • May 17, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 4:27 p.m.
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POLITICS

Commentary: Farewell to the DP; the dominoes will continue to fall

  • June 1, 2017
  • , p. 108 - 115
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SCIENCE

Gov’t, industry, academia team up to commercialize AI robots

  • May 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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SOCIETY

Japan bar assn. urges prison to respect rights of Muslim inmates

  • May 17, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:23 p.m.
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EDUCATION

Thirty years of JET: countless treasured memories and priceless gaffes

  • May 17, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
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TV PROGRAMS

Wild animals in Fukushima

  • May 17, 2017
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