May 22, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 22, 2017
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning News

  • May 22, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

UNSC to hold emergency meeting on May 23

  • May 22, 2017
  • , TBS
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Six Japanese nationals held in custody in China

  • May 22, 2017
  • , TBS
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Russiagate

  • May 20, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Argentina agree in principle on investment pact

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 08:31 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

DPRK launches missile

  • May 22, 2017
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Secretary Mattis says conflict with DPRK would be “tragic on an unbelievable scale”

  • May 20, 2017
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri evening edition
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Japan automakers spending record $25bn on R&D

  • May 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 04:26 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Keidanren sends delegation to U.S. Midwest

  • May 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 3
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ECONOMY

Annual no. of foreign visitors to Japan tops 10 mil. at fastest pace

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 5:24 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Gov’t affiliated bank to finance space business

  • May 22, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 3
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

SoftBank kicks off $93bn investment fund

  • May 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:00 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Lighthizer, Seko agree to rectify unfair trade practices

  • May 21, 2017
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ECONOMY

Japan braces for NAFTA renegotiations

  • May 20, 2017
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Four groups submit bids for Toshiba Memory

  • May 20, 2017
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SECURITY

Concern that parachute drops will become routine at Kadena

  • May 21, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Two service members killed in traffic accident in Okinawa

  • May 20, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Remarks by PM Abe, CCS Suga on DPRK missile launch

  • May 22, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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SECURITY

Yamaguchi Pref. to hold missile evacuation drill on June 4

  • May 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

Kansai gropes for missile response as Korean war hype builds

  • May 22, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan suffered minor damage from “WannaCry” ransomware

  • May 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 39
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SECURITY

Popular book on Okinawa bases set for unprecedented fourth printing

  • May 22, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 24
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SECURITY

Okinawa Minister Tsuruho visits prefecture

  • May 20, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 3
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SECURITY

Gov’t presents safety measures on Osprey to Saga Governor

  • May 20, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 3
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SECURITY

Service member arrested for DUI in Okinawa

  • May 22, 2017
  • , Sankei
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 21

  • May 22, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 20

  • May 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 19

  • May 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Japan may lift insurance premiums to curb child care costs

  • May 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 06:00 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Anti-conspiracy voting highlights Ishin’s tilt toward ruling parties

  • May 20, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Cartoon: Big Brother is watching

  • May 20, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Lower House Judiciary Committee passes anti-conspiracy

  • May 20, 2017
  • , All national papers
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OPINION POLLS

Support for Abe cabinet drops to 46.4%

  • May 22, 2017
  • , TV Asahi
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OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support drops to 46%, Mainichi poll

  • May 22, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 1
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Mainichi Shimbun

  • May 22, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

SOCIETY

More lay judge candidates deterred by length of trials

  • May 21, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:40 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

The miserable case of unhappiness surging in Japan

  • May 21, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

TV PROGRAMS

Developmental disorders

  • May 21, 2017
  • , NHK
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TV PROGRAMS

North Korea crisis

  • May 20, 2017
  • , NHK
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