June 12, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 12, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • June 12, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Gov’t eyes seeking Xi visit to Japan as state guest next year

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 7:12 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

LDP task force on Japan-EU EPA holds first meeting

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, EU make final push for trade pact

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:55 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Nikai makes gaffe while meeting with South Korean lawmakers

  • June 11, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

Envoy to Vatican City working for pope’s visit to Japan

  • July 1, 2017
  • , pp. 78-79
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, South Korea to hold summit next month

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe gives Nikai a letter for ROK President Moon

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Former residents to travel to Northern Territories by air for first time

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Hurdles to establishing integrated casino resorts in Japan (Part 3)

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Abenomics enters fifth year without clear results

  • June 11, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:50 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Abe’s new policy puts economic growth over fiscal restraint

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:55 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Western Digital may raise bid for Toshiba unit to over 2 tril. yen

  • June 11, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 6:13 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Toshiba to pay $3.7 bil. in guarantees to U.S. utility firm

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:16 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan to export pharmaceutical expertise

  • June 10, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:28 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s tax revenue headed for first fall in seven years

  • June 10, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

MLIT to use AI to enhance port operations

  • June 11, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 1
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ECONOMY

Ruling parties to submit bill on addiction countermeasures to Diet

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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ECONOMY

Companies eye spread of minpaku services

  • June 11, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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ECONOMY

Gov’t enacts bill to fully allow ‘minpaku’ lodging

  • June 10, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 1:43 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

“Minpaku” private lodging biz drawing many complaints in Osaka

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 11:17 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

SoftBank buys 2 robotics ventures from Alphabet

  • June 9, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:49 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Interview: Japan Post to tame lust for acquisitions after paying dearly for Toll

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 8:05 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Inada denies existence of 2009 agreement on use of Kadena ramp

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Kadena airman arrested for DUI

  • June 12, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Commentary: New GSDF unit may deviate from exclusive defense policy

  • June 11, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. Navy, SDF hold joint military exercises

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 10

  • June 11, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 9

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Ruling bloc decides to extend Diet session to pass “conspiracy bill”

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 9:55 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Ruling bloc wants results of “favoritism” scandal probe this week

  • June 11, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:02 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

New Lower House rezoning to affect Abe’s strategy for Diet dissolution

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Kantei miscalculated on Kake school scandal

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Editorial: Fresh Kake probe a test of willingness to get to the truth

  • June 10, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:35 p.m.
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POLITICS

Komeito to begin debate over Article 9 revision in July

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 9:55 p.m.
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POLITICS

Cartoon: PM May gives PM Abe advice

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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POLITICS

Kasumigaseki bureaucrats unhappy with personnel distribution, survey

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

“PM Abe is ‘the Emperor with no clothes,’” former PM Kan

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

Law enacted to allow Emperor Akihito’s abdication 

  • June 10, 2017
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Further steps needed from all sides to prevent hate speech

  • June 12, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:00 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Make hate speech law stronger

  • June 10, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

EDUCATION

Japanese and U.S. university students debate gender gap

  • June 10, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 26
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TV PROGRAMS

Why women are annoyed with their husbands

  • June 11, 2017
  • , NHK
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TV PROGRAMS

A look into the minds of teens

  • June 10, 2017
  • , NHK
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