July 21, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • July 21, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • July 21, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

PM Abe’s aide to visit U.S. from July 24 to 28

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Jiji
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Half year in office, Trump struggles to deliver, lowers U.S. standing

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 4:13 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: World adjusting to Trump impact

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:42 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Russia denies blocking Hokkaido mayor’s entry to disputed isles

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:35 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan farm minister eager to hold regular talks with Chinese counterpart

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

JBIC, Japan megabanks to co-finance hospital in Turkey

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 13
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan protests to S. Korea over “comfort women” memorial day creation

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 6:58 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. informed China of plan to penalize Chinese firms

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, India nuclear cooperation pact takes effect

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Tokyo Shimbun
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ECONOMY

Trump pressed Abe to open up auto market at G-20

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:57 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Labor shortage poses challenge to Japan’s economic growth: report

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:23 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Labor shortage can help Japan beat deflation: government report

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:02 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Keidanren holds summer forum on trade policy, constitution

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
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ECONOMY

BOJ further delays timing of achieving 2% inflation, maintains policy

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:42 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Gov’t starts spending billions for TPP accord not yet in force

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

Japan logs trade surplus with U.S.

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

U.S. service member in Okinawa arrested on assault charge

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Asahi digital
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SECURITY

U.S. military conducts external lift training amid local opposition

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Ryukyu Shimpo, Okinawa Times warned against using illegally taken photos

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 26
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SECURITY

Citizens’ group photographs unloading of Tomahawk missile canisters

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 26
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SECURITY

Coast Guard chases off 460 North Korean fishing boats in Sea of Japan since July 9

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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SECURITY

Dual-use funds leave academics caught up in pacifism debate

  • July 19, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 7:57 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Chinese ships prompt more vigilance

  • July 19, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:42 p.m.
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 20

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Distance from Abe (7): How long can Nikai and Abe stay in sync?

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Distance from Abe (6): Abe, Koizumi size each other up

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

Constitution should enshrine civilian control of SDF: LDP vice pres.

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 4:32 p.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: Inada must clarify involvement regarding hidden SDF logs

  • July 20, 2017
  • , The Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Pursuing Inada

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 12
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Kake Gakuen scandal

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

Nagashima and Matsuzawa may tie up with Koike if she forms new party

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

Predicting the cabinet for PM Abe to recover from setbacks

  • July 22, 2017
  • , p. 94 - 95
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POLITICS

Release of investigative report on SDF log cover-up to be put off

  • July 21, 2017
  • , All national papers
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POLITICS

Abe administration in deep trouble

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Asahi, Nikkei
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POLITICS

DP President Renho to replace No. 2 party official

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Asahi
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POLITICS

Seven political parties receive 8 billion yen in subsidies

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SCIENCE

SOCIETY

45% of women feel “men treated better at workplace,” survey

  • July 21, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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SOCIETY

LGBT books targeting elementary school students grab spotlight

  • July 19, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:12 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan life expectancy up 4 yrs over past 25 yrs, regional gap widens

  • July 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:51 p.m.
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TV PROGRAMS

Abused children unable to return home from hospital

  • July 20, 2017
  • , NHK
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