June 9, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 9, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • June 9, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan adds more North Koreans to blacklist over weapons program

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:29 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese ex-residents to make 1st air trip to disputed isles June 18

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:48 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to give awards for corporate, civic contributions to U.N. SDGs

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:34 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Nuclear power exports pose growing risks for manufacturers

  • June 8, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Xi and Abe

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Senate committee approves nomination of William Hagerty as ambassador to Japan

  • June 8, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe and ROK house speaker agree to build forward-looking relations

  • June 9, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

North Korea fires surface-to-ship cruise missiles

  • June 9, 2017
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ECONOMY

U.S. mulls restricting steel imports

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Nikkei evening edition
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ECONOMY

Hurdles to establishing integrated casino resorts in Japan (Part 1)

  • June 7, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Hurdles to establishing integrated casino resorts in Japan (Part 2)

  • June 8, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Tokyo plots course to become global financial hub

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:44 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Radiation accident shows lax controls

  • June 8, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:36 p.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

TEPCO unit, Chubu Electric to integrate thermal power operations

  • June 8, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 10:03 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Tighten measures to combat illegal fishing

  • June 8, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan-EU EPA talks enter critical stage

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Asahi, Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Japan female labor force participation hits record 66 pct

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 8:53 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan may call for more nuclear plants down the road

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review
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SECURITY

U.S., Japan disagree over accord on Kadena ramp

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Fourth DPRK missile launch in as many weeks rattles municipalities

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 30
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SECURITY

Japan needs ability to strike enemy bases, says ruling party

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:31 a.m.
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SECURITY

U.S. service member accused of “disgracing” Japan in illegal drug case

  • June 7, 2017
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 21
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 8

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Upper House Judicial Affairs Committee, June 8, 2017

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Ministry to reinvestigate documents over Abe “favoritism” scandal

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:16 p.m.
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POLITICS

LDP calls for Diet debate on war-renouncing Article 9 revision

  • June 8, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:23 p.m.
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POLITICS

DP’s Renho makes beeline to form joint front with JCP

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

No party leader debate expected during current Diet session

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Electoral redistricting bill enacted to pare down vote weight gap

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:44 a.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: How should LDP pursue agreement with other parties on Article 9 revision?

  • June 8, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:35 p.m.
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Abe and Maekawa

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

Japan enacts law to allow 1st abdication of emperor in 200 years

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:34 p.m.
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POLITICS

Gist of the law to allow Emperor Akihito’s abdication

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:17 a.m.
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SCIENCE

Japanese researchers get green light to create embryonic stem cells

  • June 8, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 24
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SCIENCE

Ventures taking off in the space exploration market

  • June 8, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 22
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

U.S. military postal system used for smuggling drugs

  • June 7, 2017
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 21
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