October 2, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 2, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • October 2, 2017
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AMBASSADOR

Tokyo posting will be defined by ‘tight’ Trump-Abe ties, Hagerty says

  • September 29, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

AMBASSADOR

U.S. envoy to Japan says military action against N. Korea unlikely

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 5:24 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Italy to expel North Korean ambassador

  • October 2, 2017
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe expresses desire to advance peace treaty with Russia

  • October 2, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Trump must restrain provocative language in dealing with N. Korea issue

  • October 1, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:59
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

White House announces President Trump’s travel to Asia

  • September 30, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Secretary Tillerson meets with top Chinese officials

  • October 1, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

DPRK preparing to launch missiles?

  • October 1, 2017
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Foreign Minister Kono to visit China in November

  • September 30, 2017
  • , Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Koike party’s rise clouds outlook for weak yen

  • September 30, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:56 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s manufacturing employment hits 7-year high

  • September 30, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:16 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

INTERVIEW: Ireland hopes to boost exports under Japan-EU EPA

  • September 30, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 5:32 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Tainted water leak suspected at Fukushima nuclear plant

  • September 28, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Two Ospreys make unscheduled landing on Ishigaki Island

  • September 30, 2017
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SECURITY

USS Ronald Reagan bound for Korean Peninsula

  • October 2, 2017
  • , Asahi
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct. 1, 2017

  • October 2, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 30, 2017

  • October 1, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 29, 2017

  • September 30, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Japan’s largest opposition party splits

  • October 2, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:49 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Kibo’s coordination with DP hits bump

  • October 1, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:14 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Koike holds the whip hand in Japan’s fractured opposition

  • September 30, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:00 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Koike campaign joined by Osaka, Aichi governors for October election

  • September 30, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 10:46 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Proposed Party of Hope regulations to allow for more than one leader

  • October 2, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

Problems on the horizon for Koike’s political strategy

  • October 2, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 3
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POLITICS

Both PM Abe, CCS Suga out of Tokyo for 4 hours on Oct. 1

  • October 2, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

Gist of Nippon Ishin’s campaign platform

  • October 1, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Campaign pledges of Party for Japanese Kokoro

  • October 1, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Editorial: Abe’s predominance called into question in general election

  • September 29, 2017
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

POLITICS

Party of Hope to reject Democratic Party liberals

  • October 2, 2017
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POLITICS

Party of Hope commands strong support in polls

  • September 30, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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POLITICS

Party of Hope, Japan Innovation Party agree to avoid showdown

  • October 1, 2017
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POLITICS

Editorial: More than rosy promises needed to secure future of social security

  • October 2, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:55 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Editorial: ‘National crisis’ scenario could push Japan on perilous course

  • September 30, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:00 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Koike’s new party should clarify which Abe policies it opposes

  • September 30, 2017
  • , The Mainichi
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POLITICS

Ex-U.S. spy, UN rapporteur warn of mass surveillance by government

  • October 2, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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POLITICS

Koike reverses cancellation of official attendance at event

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 26
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OPINION POLLS

34% say they will vote for LDP, 19% for Party of Hope in LH election, Yomiuri spot poll

  • September 30, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , Lead story
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OPINION POLLS

Spot opinion poll & results from Yomiuri Shimbun

  • September 30, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 10
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OPINION POLLS

Kyodo News 2nd trend survey & results from Tokyo Shimbun

  • October 2, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , pp. 1, 20
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SCIENCE

The massive network of the human body – Prologue

  • September 30, 2017
  • , NHK
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SOCIETY

3.2 mil. Japanese suspected of gambling disorder: gov’t estimate

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 9:48 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

77% of public unaware of antidiscrimination law for disabled people

  • October 1, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

More Japanese wives are in workforce despite husbands’ high income

  • September 29, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:00 a.m.
  • English Press

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