August 22, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • August 22, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • August 22, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

The failure of Abe’s Trump-dependent diplomacy

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

INTERNATIONAL

New tie-up to tackle cancer drug research / Asian cooperation aims at speeding up approval

  • August 21, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:43 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Envoy denies claim Ukraine leaked engine tech for N. Korea’s ICBM

  • August 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:37 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

DPRK reacts strongly to U.S.-ROK drill

  • August 22, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Kono to visit Africa

  • August 22, 2017
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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ECONOMY

Gov’t to subsidize smaller firms’ push for work-style reform

  • August 22, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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ECONOMY

METI to develop senior SME resources through international exchanges

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

Japan trading firms reinforce exports of railway-related equipment

  • August 22, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 4
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ECONOMY

TEPCO begins extending ice wall to reduce tainted water in Fukushima

  • August 22, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:45 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

“TPP 11” to hold meeting in Australia next week

  • August 22, 2017
  • , Sankei
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Defense Ministry to make record 5.25 trillion yen FY18 budget request

  • August 22, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SECURITY

Editorial: Shore up SDF mobility in southwest islands under basic defense review

  • August 21, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:02 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

MOD to base Ospreys at existing GSDF facility in lieu of Saga Airport

  • August 22, 2017
  • , Asahi, Nikkei, Sankei
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SECURITY

Ospreys conduct nighttime training in Hokkaido

  • August 22, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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SECURITY

MOD taking a second look at Global Hawk procurement

  • August 22, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 21, 2017

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

Yomiuri survey: 50% of DP Diet members support Maehara in presidential race

  • August 22, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , Lead story
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POLITICS

Policies of two candidates for DP president

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

Editorial: Leadership race a mere first step for Democratic Party’s revival

  • August 22, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:50 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Incumbent pitted against former IT firm exec in Ibaraki gubernatorial election

  • August 22, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Representatives

  • August 22, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Education ministry plans major organizational shake-up

  • August 21, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Edano, Maehara to seek DP helm

  • August 22, 2017
  • , All national papers
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POLITICS

Cabinet support recovers

  • August 22, 2017
  • , Sankei
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Sankei Shimbun

  • August 22, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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OPINION POLLS

Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll on Global Warming

  • August 21, 2017
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1528] – pp. 1 and 4–6
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SCIENCE

iPS technology leads to clinical trial on rare disease patients

  • August 22, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Temporary police box opens in whaling town ahead of hunting season

  • August 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 9:09 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Politicians shy away from social media for fear of anonymous backlash

  • August 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 2
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SOCIETY

Syrian refugees to study at graduate schools in Japan from autumn

  • August 22, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 9:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

40% of Japan’s underpopulated municipalities deemed sustainable

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

SOCIETY

Child supporters worry as suicides tend to rise after summer break

  • August 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 7:04 p.m.
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