August 17, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • August 17, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • August 17, 2017
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AMBASSADOR

Ambassador Hagerty promises to deepen bilateral alliance

  • August 17, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: President Trump and Kim Jong Un

  • August 17, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 10
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Moon’s speech inflames history issues, despite claimed wish for better ties

  • August 16, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:40 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Gov’t to provide 1.4 billion yen to finance waterworks in Jordan

  • August 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

President Trump welcomes North Korea’s “pause” on Guam attack

  • August 17, 2017
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe to visit India in mid-September

  • August 17, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

Study of the Cabinet Secretariat (Part 2): The engine of TPP 11

  • August 16, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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ECONOMY

Gov’t to step up efforts to foster nuclear plant inspectors

  • August 16, 2017
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 1
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

No. of foreign visitors to Japan in July hits new monthly record

  • August 16, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 7:05 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Ex-USTR official projects difficult NAFTA renegotiations

  • August 17, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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ECONOMY

Japan’s Inpex mulls Azadegan tender bid, int’l consortium

  • August 16, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 9:01 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Obstacles grow for coal power in Japan

  • August 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:32 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Restart delayed for Kyushu Electric’s nuclear reactors

  • August 16, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:05 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

MOD to deploy Aegis Ashore system

  • August 17, 2017
  • , NHK, TBS, Fuji TV
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SECURITY

Japan to deploy new land-based missile defense system

  • August 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:17 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Defense Ministry to develop new space monitoring radar for ASDF

  • August 17, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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SECURITY

Chiba prefectural police teach college students how to investigate cybercrimes

  • August 17, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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SECURITY

Cartoon: The Osprey

  • August 15, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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SECURITY

B-1 bombers conduct joint training with ASDF planes

  • August 17, 2017
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan to develop radar to monitor space debris

  • August 17, 2017
  • , Sankei
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SECURITY

Okinawa leader asks for generous government spending for local economy

  • August 17, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 16, 2017

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

Abe keeps up suspense over snap election

  • August 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 05:35 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Maehara leads Japanese opposition DP’s leadership race

  • August 16, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 8:31 p.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: Time to work for constitutional goal of equal education to all

  • August 16, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:55 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

LDP, Ishin at odds on constitutional revision for free higher education

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

Yokoyama submits resignation to DP

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

POLITICS

Interview with Midori Miyazaki on women’s empowerment

  • August 16, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Bungeishunju spot survey of 408 LDP Diet members on their party

  • September 1, 2017
  • , pp. 94–106
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SCIENCE

Japan’s cancer treatment device approved as international standard

  • August 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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SOCIETY

Record child abuse cases in 2016 increasing strain on welfare workers

  • August 17, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:04 p.m.
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EDUCATION

Tokyo university quota hike will not be allowed

  • August 15, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 2:38 a.m.
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