September 6, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • September 6, 2017
  • , NHK, All TV networks
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • September 6, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe, Putin to OK joint activities on disputed isles in 5 areas

  • September 6, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:56 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Former UN panel member calls for comprehensive ban on exports to North Korea

  • September 6, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 9
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.K. defense ministers confirm cooperation on North Korea

  • September 6, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan taps ex-envoy to Iran as ambassador to Philippines

  • September 5, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:26 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Kim Jong-un

  • September 5, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: President Trump and PM Abe

  • September 2, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 12
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INTERNATIONAL

Successive U.S. administrations fail to end Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile development

  • September 5, 2017
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

China, Russia negative about imposing stronger sanctions on DPRK

  • September 6, 2017
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe, Merkel agree to cooperate in dealing with North Korea

  • September 6, 2017
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Diet member Antonio Inoki to visit North Korea

  • September 6, 2017
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe meets with Indian defense chief

  • September 6, 2017
  • , All national papers
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ECONOMY

RCEP hits snags on continued discord over tariffs

  • September 6, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:21 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Harvey deals a blow to Japanese firms

  • September 6, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 13
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ECONOMY

Insights into the World / Abe’s success hinges on wages, investment

  • September 4, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 2:13 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan, U.S. to set up working-level talks on trade, infrastructure

  • September 2, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 6:51 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

British scholar to join new panel on human resources development

  • September 6, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Ambassador Hagerty meets with economic minister

  • September 6, 2017
  • , Nikkei digital
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SECURITY

President Trump says Japan, ROK to buy more American weapons

  • September 6, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. cooperation may be needed to evacuate Japanese from S. Korea

  • September 5, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 10:45 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Big contracts concluded for relocating Okinawa marines to Guam

  • September 2, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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SECURITY

Gov’t only inspects one site for relocation of Osprey drills outside Okinawa

  • September 2, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 1
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SECURITY

MIC to develop cybersecurity certification system for IoT devices

  • September 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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SECURITY

U.S., Japan to carry out joint surveillance training

  • September 6, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

Only 30% of universities have guidelines for military research, Asahi poll

  • September 3, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 3
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 5, 2017

  • September 6, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP policy chief Kishida on consumption tax, Abenomics, constitution, more

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

New DP Secretary General Oshima lacks experience

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

Profiles of new DP executive members

  • September 6, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Ishiba skeptical about Diet dissolution within the year

  • September 6, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Ishiba faction increases membership to 20

  • September 4, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

New DP leadership gets off to bumpy start

  • September 6, 2017
  • , All national papers
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OPINION POLLS

Highlights of the August 2017 Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1529] – pp. 8–11
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OPINION POLLS

42% have “increased interest” in Kake scandal, Mainichi poll

  • September 5, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Mainichi Shimbun

  • September 5, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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SCIENCE

Rocket launch sites planned in Japan, led by private sector

  • September 6, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:04 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan scientists develop noninvasive method to diagnose Alzheimer’s disease

  • September 5, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

2 in 3 30-ish single men never in relationship for marriage: online poll

  • September 4, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 6:53 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan most pessimistic about future among 4 Asian democracies: poll

  • September 4, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 5:43 p.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

3 Asian universities among top 30 schools for 1st time: rankings

  • September 5, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:28 p.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

TV PROGRAMS

More people choosing to bequeath assets to charity

  • September 5, 2017
  • , NHK
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