August 28, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • August 28, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • August 28, 2017
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AMBASSADOR

Amb. Hagerty, a pragmatic man with close ties to Japanese companies

  • August 26, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 6
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AMBASSADOR

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

British leader to be invited to NSC meeting while in Tokyo

  • August 27, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Moon backtracks, tells Abe issue of requisitioned workers ‘settled’

  • August 26, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:12 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: The President and his ex-chief strategist

  • August 26, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 16
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Africa confirm importance of maritime rules, eyeing China

  • August 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 0:32 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan seeks coordination with Ethiopia in dealing with N. Korea

  • August 27, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:23 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Spur self-sustaining development of Africa via more Japanese investment

  • August 27, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:53 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China, S. Korea to co-host cultural events during Olympics

  • August 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:45 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Minister Esaki to inspect Northern Territories on Aug. 29

  • August 26, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Russia’s designation of special zone on Shikotan cannot be overlooked

  • August 25, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:54 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

North Korea fires 3 short-range missiles

  • August 27, 2017
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Special advisor Kushner may visit China

  • August 27, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

War-time forced labor remains a thorn in Japan-South Korea relations

  • August 26, 2017
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan-ROK accord on military information sharing extended

  • August 26, 2017
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Kono pledges high-quality assistance to Africa

  • August 26, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Kono pledges maximum support for South Sudan

  • August 27, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

Japan’s farmers, fishers could double Asian exports by 2021

  • August 28, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:10 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Global Economy / Excuses won’t lead to Japan’s fiscal reform

  • August 27, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 9:30 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Competition to host Japan’s first casino resort heats up

  • August 27, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Editorial: Washington should back off ‘America First’ trade policy

  • August 28, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:55 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Billions of yen lie fallow at Japan’s public-private funds

  • August 26, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:58 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Killer robots: Labor-saving tech may bust Japan’s jobs boom

  • August 26, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:59 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

SoftBank to pour fresh $3bn into office-share leader WeWork

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:36 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan puts flexible catch limits on menu at bluefin talks

  • August 28, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:10 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Find way to secure power supply while considering environment

  • August 26, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:42 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: National energy plan needs a major review

  • August 27, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
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ECONOMY

Japan’s civil space business starting to take off

  • August 24, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 15
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ECONOMY

80% of women say “men have more work opportunities,” poll

  • August 24, 2017
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 12
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Navy says all missing McCain seamen confirmed dead

  • August 28, 2017
  • , NHK
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SECURITY

Onaga stops short of specifying timeline for canceling permit for landfill off Camp Schwab

  • August 26, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Introduction of Aegis Ashore presents trio of challenges

  • August 28, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 3
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SECURITY

Japan to conduct PAC-3 drills at U.S. bases

  • August 26, 2017
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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SECURITY

Japan mulls export of C-2 transport aircraft to UAE

  • August 27, 2017
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

Japan hopes to export air defense radar system to Thailand

  • August 27, 2017
  • , Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 27, 2017

  • August 28, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 26, 2017

  • August 27, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 25, 2017

  • August 26, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Japan gov’t budget requests seen topping 100 T. yen for 4th year

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 11:36 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Maehara leads in DP election

  • August 27, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:30 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Kyodo survey: Maehara leads in support from regional chapters in DP presidential race

  • August 27, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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POLITICS

Maehara leads Edano in support from DP chapters: Jiji Poll

  • August 26, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 9:56 p.m.
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POLITICS

Ruling bloc-backed candidate wins Ibaraki governor race

  • August 28, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:39 a.m.
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POLITICS

New party of Tokyo Gov. Koike’s ally eyes constitutional revision

  • August 25, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:48 p.m.
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POLITICS

Panel delays decision on scandal-hit Kake plan to October

  • August 26, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:50 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Support for Abe cabinet climbs 4 points to 46%, Nikkei poll

  • August 28, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 1
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OPINION POLLS

Abe fails to regain support of independents, Nikkei poll

  • August 28, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

44% favor stronger sanctions against DPRK, Nikkei poll

  • August 28, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support increases 4 points to 46%

  • August 28, 2017
  • , Nikkei
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SCIENCE

Creatures of the abyss

  • August 27, 2017
  • , NHK
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SCIENCE

1st domestic trial sought for ES cells

  • August 27, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:22 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Anime group launches tourism pilgrimage inspired by Shikoku Henro

  • August 27, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
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