June 22, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 22, 2017
  • , All TV networks
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • June 22, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, South Korea to set up defense-chief hotline

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:02 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, S. Korea foreign ministers at odds over “comfort women” deal

  • June 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 5:27 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: It is time for Japan and the US to join the AIIB

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 10:0 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Together with U.S., increase pressure on DPRK

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Turkey agree to ensure security cooperation

  • June 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:37 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan business lobby in China sets up council on Silk Road plan

  • June 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:06 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Rethinking the concepts of “friend” and “foe”

  • June 20, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

Governor retracts call to drive N. Koreans to starve

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:54 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese ICT firms urged to use Malaysia as stepping-stone to ASEAN

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:24 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, South Korea affirm coordination on DPRK

  • June 22, 2017
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to accede to terrorism convention next month

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Sankei
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ECONOMY

USTR calls on Japan to make concessions on beef imports

  • June 22, 2017
  • , TBS, TV Asahi
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

USTR urges Japan to make “unilateral concessions” on beef imports

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:10 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan to ban junket agents from casinos

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Self-imposed deadline drove Toshiba’s hasty bidder choice

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:10 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

METI announces new roadmap for underwater methane development

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

IoT is projected to accelerate economy

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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ECONOMY

Corporate adviser system in Japan under scrutiny

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 10:15 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

The rise and fall of Japanese chipmakers

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 8
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Foreign visitors to Japan reach 2.29 mil. in May, record for month

  • June 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:35 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan desires swift conclusion of EPA with EU

  • June 22, 2017
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ECONOMY

METI played key role in Toshiba’s selection of U.S.-Japan-ROK consortium

  • June 22, 2017
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SECURITY

U.S. undecided on when to begin operations at Takae helipads

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

U-2 makes emergency landing at Kadena

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

US destroyer crash casts shadow on North Korea deterrence

  • June 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:24 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

LDP panel calls for Japan to look to 2% GDP defense spending target

  • June 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 7:34 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SDF conducting drill based on scenario of Nankai Trough earthquake

  • June 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 14
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SECURITY

U.S. military under fire for gun safety breaches on Okinawa

  • June 21, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SECURITY

Body of unidentified American man found off Naha port

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 27
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SECURITY

Nippon Yusen comments on Fitzgerald accident

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 21

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Opposition parties to seek extra Diet session

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Abe likely to retain Suga, Aso, Nikai, Komura in cabinet, LDP reshuffle

  • June 20, 2017
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 2
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POLITICS

LDP eyes new clause in Constitution to explicitly refer to SDF

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:12 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan’s ruling party plows ahead with constitutional change

  • June 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:05 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

TV stations differ in reporting on passage of “anti-conspiracy law”

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 11
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

The ordinary Diet session through the eyes of Asahi reporters

  • June 19, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

Cartoon: The Kake scandal

  • June 21, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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POLITICS

Political rivals to hold “reunion party”

  • June 20, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Critics seek level playing field in referendum on Constitution

  • June 22, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 10:00 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP begins discussions on Abe’s proposal for constitutional revision

  • June 22, 2017
  • , All national papers
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POLITICS

Editorial: Prosecution to be tested in Moritomo school scandal

  • June 21, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 5
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Nikkei Digital

  • June 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei digital , 10:00 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

76% favor capping overtime work, Nihon Yoron Chosakai poll

  • June 18, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
  • English Press

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