August 7, 2017

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HEADLINES

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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • August 7, 2017
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AMBASSADOR

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe’s aide asks Iraqi PM for cooperation in acquiring oil interests

  • August 6, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Myanmar military chief asks Japan PM to continue support

  • August 7, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:45 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

UNSC adopts fresh sanctions resolution on North Korea

  • August 7, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Hiroshima holds 72nd peace memorial ceremony

  • August 7, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

China replaces special representative to Six-Party Talks

  • August 5, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Japan mulls anti-dumping duty on Chinese PET plastic

  • August 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 01:23 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Wholesale prices of U.S. poultry up 25% on year in Japan

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

More seek slice of Japan’s $27bn reactor shutdown efforts

  • August 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 05:02 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Toyota, Mazda announce capital alliance deal

  • August 5, 2017
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ECONOMY

U.S. officially announces intention to leave Paris accord

  • August 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei evening edition
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ECONOMY

FOCUS: Threat of losing EV market pushes Toyota, Mazda to capital tie-up

  • August 5, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:22 a.m.
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SECURITY

Osprey takes off from Futenma despite Japan’s request for flight suspension

  • August 7, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri evening edition
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SECURITY

Okinawa reacts strongly to Osprey crash off Australia

  • August 6, 2017
  • , Asahi, Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Anti-Osprey rally held in Hokkaido

  • August 5, 2017
  • , Asahi
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SECURITY

Editorial: Further ease base-hosting burden after aircraft transfer to Iwakuni

  • August 5, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 07:49 p.m.
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SECURITY

Proposal allowing Japan to hit bases likely to prove contentious

  • August 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 06:33 a.m.
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SECURITY

Futenma-based Osprey crashes in waters off Australia

  • August 6, 2017
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SECURITY

Defense Minister Onodera asks U.S. to suspend Osprey flights in Japan

  • August 7, 2017
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SECURITY

Abe has “no plan” to consider acquiring enemy base attack capability

  • August 7, 2017
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SECURITY

Osprey accident off Australia causes anxiety in Japan

  • August 6, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun
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SECURITY

Japan to formally weigh strike capability for self-defense

  • August 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 6

  • August 7, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 5

  • August 6, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 4

  • August 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Gist of PM Abe’s press conference

  • August 7, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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POLITICS

Onodera vows to step up pressure on N. Korea

  • August 6, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 07:29 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Farm Minister Saito expects Japan-EU EPA to open doors to more exports

  • August 6, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Abe says consumption tax will be raised to 10% “as scheduled”

  • August 6, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

Former SDF officer to be picked as state minister for foreign affairs

  • August 7, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Wakasa expresses intention to hold talks with Hosono

  • August 7, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Editorial: Will rise in Cabinet approval rate turn tide for Abe administration?

  • August 6, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 07;45 p.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: Abe’s new cabinet should uphold Constitution

  • August 4, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 5
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POLITICS

Editorial: Abe govt must return to basic goal of prioritizing economy

  • August 4, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 07:36 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Kono says his views differ from his father’s

  • August 5, 2017
  • , Asahi
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POLITICS

Cartoon: A cabinet that rekindles public enthusiasm?

  • August 5, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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POLITICS

Kono hints at running for LDP presidency

  • August 5, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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POLITICS

Hosono to leave Democratic Party

  • August 5, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Yomiuri Shimbun

  • August 5, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 10
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OPINION POLLS

Support for Abe cabinet increases after cabinet reshuffle

  • August 5, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Nikkei
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SCIENCE

Japan firms to mass-produce blood-clotting treatment from stem cells

  • August 7, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 03:29 a.m.
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SCIENCE

Canon Electronics-led team hopes to develop low-cost rocket

  • August 6, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 01:23 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan’s localities relying more on foreign workers

  • August 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 04:15 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Gov’t eyes submitting bill to Diet in fall to lower age of adulthood

  • August 4, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 01:30 p.m.
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TV PROGRAMS

Hiroshima 72 years later

  • August 6, 2017
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