May 23, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 23, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • May 23, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

GOJ officials comment on incident in Manchester

  • May 23, 2017
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

UNSC issues press statement on North Korea

  • May 23, 2017
  • , TBS, Fuji TV, TV Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan should take lead in TPP 11

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan needs to champion TPP to boost free trade in the region

  • May 23, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , p. 12
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

16 Asia-Pacific nations agree to conclude free trade talks soon

  • May 22, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:31 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

China says 6 Japanese men detained for “illegal activities”

  • May 22, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:03 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

JGC to export medical infrastructure expertise to Russia

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 15
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

DPRK keen to acquire missiles

  • May 23, 2017
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to enhance sanctions

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Additional Japanese held in China for spying

  • May 23, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan rebuts UN panel recommendation for reviewing comfort women pact

  • May 23, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Italy sign pact on defense equipment collaboration

  • May 23, 2017
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ECONOMY

Gov’t to improve GDP statistics by 2030

  • May 20, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 9
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ECONOMY

Japan’s agriculture more corporate, attracting younger farmers: gov’t

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:57 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Nuclear taxes get new lease on life after Fukushima

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , p. 2/3:50 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Big Three to skip Tokyo auto show

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

China’s economic influence growing in Asia Pacific

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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ECONOMY

Japan, WTO issue joint statement against protectionism

  • May 23, 2017
  • , All national papers
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ECONOMY

U.S. commerce secretary wants amenable FTA with Japan

  • May 22, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun digital
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan, U.S., S. Korea top brass affirm cooperation on N. Korea

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:45 p.m.
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SECURITY

Japan conducts 1st cross-gov’t tabletop exercise for N. Korea missile

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan, Italy sign accord on defense equipment, technology transfer

  • May 22, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:52 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

JCG conducts comprehensive exercises for first time in five years

  • May 21, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 22

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

JCP obtains new documents related to Kake scandal

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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POLITICS

Abe avoids mentioning Kake Educational Institution scandal

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Cartoon: Scandals haunting Abe

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Abe and Renho

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Abe meets with Komeito chief to talk about constitutional revision

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Editorial: Abe needs to act wisely in bid to revise Constitution

  • May 22, 2017
  • , The Mainichi
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POLITICS

Civic group files complaint against MOF officials over Moritomo scandal

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 27
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POLITICS

The art, and fallout, of the Japanese political gaffe

  • May 23, 2017
  • , The Japan Times , p. 3
  • English Press

POLITICS

Vice minister of justice Kurokawa, “the Kantei’s agent”

  • June 1, 2017
  • , p. 40 - 41
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OPINION POLLS

Kyodo News opinion poll & results from Tokyo Shimbun

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Mainichi Shimbun

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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SCIENCE

Japan businesses seek single exchange for internet of things data

  • May 23, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:29 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Medical-use ES cells to be created for 1st time in Japan

  • May 22, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 2:10 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Research team discovers cell that makes cancer worse

  • May 20, 2017
  • , Mainichi evening edition , p. 6
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SOCIETY

A year after enactment of hate speech law, xenophobic rallies down by nearly half

  • May 23, 2017
  • , The Japan Times , p. 1
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