June 16, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 16, 2017
  • , All TV networks
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • June 16, 2017
  • , All newspapers and TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

Yokohama to host African development confab in 2019

  • June 15, 2017
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p, 3
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Putin comments on Northern Territories

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Asahi, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Japan achieves 3rd-longest postwar economic expansion

  • June 15, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:09 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Commentary: Long working hours are hobbling Japan

  • June 16, 2017
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Mori to be reappointed as FSA commissioner

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Takata close to filing for bankruptcy protection in Japan

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:00 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Nearly half of young eels farmed in Japan may be illegally caught

  • June 14, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 6:09 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

MHLW to conduct national study on cost effectiveness of drugs

  • June 15, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 3
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ECONOMY

Japan, EU engaged in intensive EPA discussions on tariffs

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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SECURITY

Rear Admiral Fenton assumes top post of U.S. Naval Forces Japan

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:44 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. military airplanes keep losing parts

  • June 15, 2017
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 25
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 15

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Cabinet Office denies staff spoke of PM “wishes” in favoritism scandal

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 4:04 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Analysis: Scandal damage control behind “conspiracy” law’s crash landing

  • June 15, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:51 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Commentary: What will become of our freedom and human rights?

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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POLITICS

Abe faces pitfalls of invincibility as public grows wary

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:33 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Cartoon: Abe and Kaneda

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 2
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POLITICS

Editorial: Probe into expanding Kake faculty scandal has just begun

  • June 16, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:50 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cartoon: Abe, Kaneda, and the panda

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Cartoon: The Kake papers

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Anti-conspiracy bill enacted amid strong protest from opposition parties

  • June 16, 2017
  • , All national papers
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Gov’t finds 27 suspected illegal bureaucrat job placement cases

  • June 15, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 6:22 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Forebodings of “rebellion” against Abe in the LDP

  • June 25, 2017
  • , pp. 24-25
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support rate falls for fourth consecutive month, Jiji Press poll

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Jiji , 3:09 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

SCIENCE

Japan teams up with the UN to tackle space debris

  • June 15, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

Japan to conduct flight test of reusable rocket next fiscal year

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 26
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SCIENCE

Japan to enhance GPS services with launch of 3rd satellite in Aug.

  • June 15, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 3:26 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Mothers more respected than fathers in Japan: survey

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 10:15 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

20 pct of Japanese elderly supporting offsprings’ living costs

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 12:25 p.m.
  • English Press

TV PROGRAMS

Making profits from vacant homes

  • June 16, 2017
  • , NHK
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