August 25, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • August 25, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • August 25, 2017
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AMBASSADOR

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Komeito leader to visit Russia next month

  • August 25, 2017
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan freezes assets of more firms, individuals linked to N. Korea

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:58 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Trump should heal U.S. racial divide, face up to realities abroad

  • August 25, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:40 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to impose sanctions on Chinese, other firms

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

MOFA to seek increased budget for ODA

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Komeito chief to visit Russia

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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ECONOMY

11 TPP nations to start full-fledged review of free trade deal

  • August 24, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 9:04 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan to spur oil refinery shake-up with new quotas

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:49 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

METI to set up expert committee to create list of don’ts in overseas M&As

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Taiwanese leader expresses desire to join TPP

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Asahi, Nikkei
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SECURITY

High school cancels school trip to Guam for fear of North Korean missile launch

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun evening edition
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Russia slams Japan’s plan to install land-based Aegis missile defense

  • August 24, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: Stay vigilant against North Korea’s provocations during joint drill

  • August 24, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:46 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Onodera discusses North Korea with U.S. strategic commander

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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SECURITY

Chinese bombers fly to point off Kii Peninsula

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 24, 2017

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP chapter led by Minister Motegi got donation from subsidized firm

  • August 24, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:16 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Three Lower House by-elections in October critical for Abe

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 3
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Discord in LDP Tokyo chapter over election of new leader

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

280 bil. yen sought for Japan’s labor reform in FY 2018 budget request

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:50 p.m.
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POLITICS

Japan’s health ministry requests record $286bn for fiscal 2018

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:39 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cabinet Office to make budget requests to support R&D in three fields

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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POLITICS

Finance ministry requests increase in number of customs inspectors

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

SCIENCE

30 pct of Japanese may face rejection after iPS-cell transplants

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 1:01 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

AI enlisted to help prevent traffic jams

  • August 24, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Surveys: 22% of municipalities, wards have no bookstore

  • August 24, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:15 p.m.
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EDUCATION

Number of junior colleges falling in Japan

  • August 24, 2017
  • , Asahi evening edition , p. 11
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