September 21, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • September 21, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • September 21, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

DOS spokesperson explains President’s speech at UNGA

  • September 20, 2017
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Full text of Japan PM Abe’s address at U.N. General Assembly

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 4:33 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Gist of Japan PM Abe’s address at U.N. General Assembly

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 3:49 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Trump asks to sit beside Abe at UN luncheon, calls him “strong”

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan welcomes Trump’s rebuke of North Korea’s abduction of Japanese

  • September 20, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: What can be gained through intimidation?

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan foreign minister defends N. Korea policy after father’s gibe

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:16 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Over 40 nations sign nuke weapons ban treaty at ceremony

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 6:51 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

G-4 calls for launching text-based talks on U.N. reform in year

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:02 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan reaffirms commitment to peacekeeping at U.N.

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:46 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Turkey agree to speed up negotiations on free trade deal

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:57 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Karen Kelley appointed as the first female U.S. Consul General

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Mainichi Osaka edition , p. 24
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. Consul General Karen Kelley says “U.S.-Japan cooperation indispensable”

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Sankei Osaka edition , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

Close ties between President Trump, PM Abe displayed at UN

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Ivanka Trump may visit Japan in early November

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, France agree to pursue further security cooperation

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 4:55 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Pacific island states affirm climate cooperation

  • September 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 3:09 p.m.
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ECONOMY

TPP negotiators meet to discuss freezes to text after U.S. pullout

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 9:45 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

TPP meeting begins in Tokyo

  • September 21, 2017
  • , NHK
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ECONOMY

Toshiba to sell chip unit to Japan-U.S.-S. Korea group for $21 bil.

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:43 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Bain accord brings Toshiba Memory saga closer to resolution

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:17 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Tepco promises legal safety vow as it seeks to restart reactors

  • September 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:58 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Hitachi picks US for global internet of things HQ

  • September 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:10 am
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Surge in biomass power plant construction due to impending cuts in feed-in tariffs

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 7
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ECONOMY

Foreign visitors on pace to set new record this year

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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SECURITY

U.S. military conducts parachute training at Kadena AB

  • September 21, 2017
  • , TV Asahi
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 19-20, 2017

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Abe to dissolve lower house without policy speech on Sept. 28

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:04 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP’s election pledge to highlight Abenomics, Constitution revision

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:42 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Three options for opposition parties’ election cooperation in upcoming race

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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POLITICS

New political party to field candidates nationwide

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Editorial: Security laws a basis for dealing with threats posed by N. Korea

  • September 20, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:54 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP may include constitutional revision in campaign platform

  • September 21, 2017
  • , All national papers
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POLITICS

With general election expected next month, all eyes are on Governor Koike

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri
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POLITICS

Former LDP Secretary General Tanigaki not planning to run in next general election

  • September 21, 2017
  • , All national papers
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SCIENCE

Guatemala’s first satellite to be deployed from Japan’s Kibo

  • September 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 11
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SCIENCE

Japan, Germany to launch asteroid probe

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 26
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Japanese men wrongly believe other men dislike paternity leave: study

  • September 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:58 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Police report over 30,000 children abused in 2017 1st half

  • September 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:16 p.m.
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