June 19, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 19, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • June 19, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Visit to Northern Territories postponed until tomorrow

  • June 19, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

European foods may become cheaper in Japan

  • June 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:02 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

South Korea to examine comfort women agreement with Japan

  • June 19, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

South Korea sounds out Japan on resuming fishing negotiations

  • June 18, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan refuses to attend AIIB meeting

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 8:07 p. m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe planning trip to Denmark and three other nations in July

  • June 18, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, N. Korea diplomats briefly meet in Mongolia

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 0:41 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Indonesia wants investment, not loans, minister says

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:25 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Hibakusha present 3 mil. signatures to protest nukes at U.N. confab

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 7:36 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japan, ROK to hold trilateral summit in July

  • June 18, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

China to limit influx of DPRK workers

  • June 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

China conducts maritime survey near Senkakus

  • June 18, 2017
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

China, Russia to hold joint naval exercise in September

  • June 19, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

AIIB holds annual conference in South Korea

  • June 17, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Vietnam conduct joint maritime drill

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Commentary: Public a willing audience for Abe’s shallow show of progress

  • June 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:51 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s drug sector to unite for emerging-market push

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:49 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Upgraded cruise ship port to open in Yokohama in fiscal 2019

  • June 14, 2017
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 1
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ECONOMY

Chrysler to pull out of passenger car market in Japan

  • June 19, 2017
  • , Nikkei
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ECONOMY

U.S. to impose punitive tariffs on Japanese rebar

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei evening edition
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ECONOMY

Japan, EU continue discussions on tariff reductions

  • June 17, 2017
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SECURITY

1st antiterror drill held at nuclear plant for drone attack

  • June 19, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:25 p.m.
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SECURITY

U.S. Navy finds bodies of seven missing sailors

  • June 19, 2017
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SECURITY

Gov’t considering seeking damages from Onaga to pay litigation costs

  • June 18, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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SECURITY

Kansai takes measured view on missile drills

  • June 17, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SECURITY

One governor willing to accept Okinawa’s base hosting burden, survey

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 3
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SECURITY

SECURITY

MSDF ships conduct joint drill with USS Ronald Reagan

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
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SECURITY

U.S. sailor thought to be missing found alive

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Sankei
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POLITICS

Suga comments on drop in cabinet support rate

  • June 19, 2017
  • , TBS
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 18

  • June 19, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 17

  • June 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 16

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Denials shed little light in Abe’s Kake school scandal

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:58 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Commentary: Kake scandal reveals chinks in Suga’s armor

  • June 18, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Opposition pushes for further scrutiny of Abe favoritism claims

  • June 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 4:19 p.m.
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POLITICS

With his party in charge, Abe boasts 95% legislative success rate

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:14 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Diet should stay on top of Kake scandal even during recess

  • June 19, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:05 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Editorial: Clearly explain regulatory reforms related to Kake vet school issue

  • June 18, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:56 p.m.
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POLITICS

Revised law big step in anti-terror fight

  • June 16, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 9:33 p.m.
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Dark cloud over the nation

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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POLITICS

Abe forges ahead with SDF provision for Japan’s constitution

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:31 p.m.
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POLITICS

DP Tokyo chapter to endorse party defectors in Tokyo assembly election

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Yomiuri evening edition , p. 12
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POLITICS

LDP’s Tanigaki preparing for comeback

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Gov’t names Kawachi as new vice-minister at Cabinet Office

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Cabinet support plunges

  • June 19, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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POLITICS

Abe to shuffle cabinet in August

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support rate drops 12 points to 49%, Yomiuri poll

  • June 19, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 1
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Yomiuri Shimbun

  • June 19, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 8
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OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support rating drops to 41%, Asahi poll

  • June 19, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 1
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SOCIETY

Japan enacts law to toughen penalties for sex offenses

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 5:47 p.m.
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SOCIETY

“Power harassment” consultations hit record high in FY ’16

  • June 16, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 9:50 p.m.
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Editorial: Continued efforts needed to nip terror, organized crime in bud

  • June 16, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:33 p.m.
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EDUCATION

GOJ to invite 1,000 Asian high school students to Japan

  • June 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei
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TV PROGRAMS

Beware of “sleep debt”

  • June 18, 2017
  • , NHK
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