May 31, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 31, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • May 31, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Analysis: Japan needs “bargaining leverage” against U.S. push for trade deal

  • May 29, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.N. rights expert airs concern about Japan’s freedom of expression

  • May 31, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:25 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Gov’t to expand confiscation of cargo bound for North Korea

  • May 30, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: China the key to halt N. Korean missile provocations

  • May 30, 2017
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

A year later, Trump’s world tests audacity of nuclear-free hope

  • May 27, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:57 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

JFK’s popularity rises in the era of Trump

  • May 30, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 8
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe, Moon confirm need to apply more pressure on North Korea

  • May 31, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China agree to strengthen coordination of policies on DPRK

  • May 31, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe receives courtesy call from U.S. congressional delegation

  • May 31, 2017
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

UN special rapporteur mentions GOJ’s “pressure on media”

  • May 31, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. scribe sacked for derogatory tweet about Japanese race car driver

  • May 31, 2017
  • , Asahi, Nikkei, Sankei
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ECONOMY

U.S. Sen. McCain urges allies to pursue TPP negotiations

  • May 30, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:36 p.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan’s jobs-to-applicants ratio highest in 43 years

  • May 30, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:00 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Life science innovation hub developed in Kawasaki City

  • May 29, 2017
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 1
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan plans high-tech solutions to growth obstacles

  • May 30, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 8:00 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

METI to develop geothermal power using supercritical water

  • May 29, 2017
  • , p. 11
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ECONOMY

More hiccups expected in Toshiba’s plan to deconsolidate semiconductor division

  • May 31, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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ECONOMY

GOJ to assign more bureaucrats to TPP team for swift effectuation

  • May 31, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Gov’t to conduct regional evacuation drill in Yamagata

  • May 31, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

UN human rights report mentions Okinawa

  • May 31, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 1
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Okinawa to sue central government to seek suspension of Henoko work

  • May 30, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Tokyo Shimbun evening edition
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SECURITY

U.S. military calls off parachute drop training

  • May 31, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 30

  • May 31, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Upper House committee, May 30

  • May 31, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Abe’s Article 9 revision proposal gains support in LDP

  • May 29, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP heavyweight comments on Tokyo governor, constitutional revision

  • May 31, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Cartoon: Imagined anti-Abe cabal

  • May 31, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Ex-Osaka chief to retire as policy adviser to party he formed

  • May 30, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:44 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cartoon: Abe and Article 9

  • May 30, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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POLITICS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Nikkei Digital

  • May 28, 2017
  • , Nikkei digital , 10:00 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Geologists aim to name age after Chiba

  • May 31, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 2:34 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Otsuka, Daiichi Sankyo boost investment in cancer medication

  • May 30, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:28 a.m.
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SOCIETY

50 rescued from human traffickers in Japan in 2016

  • May 30, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 3:39 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Weight of news report with real name

  • May 31, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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EDUCATION

English education to start for 3rd graders from FY 2018

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 5:32 p.m.
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