July 20, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • July 20, 2017
  • , All TV networks
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • July 20, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan and U.S. start planning next round of high-level economic talks

  • July 19, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: A world ‘sans America” has truly arrived

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Nikai asks China to act on N.Korea

  • July 19, 2017
  • , NHK World
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese, ROK foreign ministers to hold bilateral talks

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

South Korea plans to establish memorial day for comfort women

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, UK to hold strategic dialogue

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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ECONOMY

Changes in trade policies create tailwind for Japanese trading houses

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 13
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Rift in labor group Rengo over merit-based pay system

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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ECONOMY

Marubeni seeks juicier cut of China market with $170m US beef deal

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:41 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Komeito sets up project team to study integrated resorts bill

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Foreign visitors to Japan increase 17% in 1st half of 2017

  • July 19, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:43 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

SECURITY

Parachute drop drills conducted despite local opposition

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Okinawa gov’t conducts first joint drill with GSDF, US forces

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 26
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SECURITY

PBS visits Henoko for news program feature

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 27
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SECURITY

Japan Coast Guard to train own pilots amid rising surveillance demands

  • July 19, 2017
  • , Yomiuri evening edition
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SECURITY

JCG to train own pilots amid rising surveillance demands

  • July 19, 2017
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

POLITICS

TV pundit says Inada will likely resign

  • July 19, 2017
  • , TBS, TV Asahi
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 19

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Factions in Japan’s ruling party jostle before cabinet shakeup

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 05:24 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Minister denies report on new vet school plan

  • July 20, 2017
  • , NHK World
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP to face challenges in local elections after Tokyo election debacle

  • July 17, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Distance from Abe (5) : Inada takes a hit from Abe’s protection

  • July 19, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Kake Gakuen scandal

  • July 19, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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POLITICS

Inada’s ability to govern ministry being questioned

  • July 20, 2017
  • , All national papers
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OPINION POLLS

50% say their trust in U.S. has decreased, Genron NPO survey

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Poll shows drop in Japanese people’s trust in U.S.

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Asahi
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SOCIETY

Cat and mouse game continues in high paying dating services

  • July 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:52 p.m.
  • English Press

TV PROGRAMS

Nursing care insurance system reform

  • July 19, 2017
  • , NHK
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