September 29, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • September 29, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • September 29, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Foreign media react to Koike’s new party

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China leaders swap messages on 45th anniv. of diplomatic ties

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 3:12 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

China praises Abe’s attendance to its national day ceremony

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe hopes to visit China, invite Chinese leader to visit Japan

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Seoul district designates comfort women memorial as “public object”

  • September 28, 2017
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei evening edition
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ECONOMY

Aso considers companies’ ballooning internal reserves problematic

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

U.S. beef imports dropped 26% in August due to safeguard measures

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Hino to invest 100 m. dlrs in U.S. to beef up truck production

  • September 28, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 6:29 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Terumo opens brain catheter hub in U.S.

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 16
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ECONOMY

Japan’s biz leaders push for raising sales tax beyond 10%

  • September 27, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Toyota, Mazda, Denso team up to develop EV tech

  • September 28, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 5:38 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

50% rise in imported rice price due to high demand from food-service industry

  • September 28, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 25
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ECONOMY

Toshiba seals chip unit sales deal with Japan-U.S.-South Korean consortium

  • September 29, 2017
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SECURITY

Navy’s missile detection ship departs Sasebo

  • September 29, 2017
  • , TV Asahi
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SECURITY

72% of Okinawans say Ospreys are “dangerous,” Ryukyu Shimpo poll

  • September 28, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 1
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Koike says some DP members will not be accepted in Party of Hope

  • September 29, 2017
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 28, 2017

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Gist of Koike’s remarks on Party of Hope’s policies on Sept. 28

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Gist of DP chief Maehara’s remarks at general meeting of Diet members on Sept. 28

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Full translation of PM Abe’s remarks after Lower House dissolution on Sept. 28

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Script for the new political theater

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

Editorial: Lower House poll looking to be little more than a power game

  • September 29, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:35 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

FOCUS: Views mixed over Abe’s election gamble amid N. Korea threat

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:14 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Column on how newspapers reported sudden Lower House dissolution for election

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 15
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POLITICS

“Anti-Abe” alliance to be a nightmare for PM Abe

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Sankei , pp. 1, 3
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POLITICS

Race to jump on Koike bandwagon gathers steam

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:09 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Statements by party leaders following Lower House dissolution

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

A MOD official to run in election from Party of Hope

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Cartoon: Koike and Maehara

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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POLITICS

Polarization of opposition cooperation in Lower House election

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 3
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POLITICS

Over 1,000 candidates to run in Lower House election

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 1
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POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Representatives at time of dissolution

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 1
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POLITICS

Editorial: Situation in DP becoming even more fluid with lower house dissolution

  • September 28, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:10 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Maverick Foreign Minister Kono unnerves the bureaucrats

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 9:30 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Voters asked to choose between Abe and Koike in upcoming election

  • September 29, 2017
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POLITICS

SOCIETY

Tokyo Gov. Koike to appoint 1st female vice governor in 22 yrs

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 02:36 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

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