October 3, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 3, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • October 3, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s Kono seeks IAEA support to tackle N. Korea nuclear threat

  • October 3, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:39 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

INTERVIEW: Japan farm union wants smaller low-tax import quotas under TPP

  • October 3, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 12:33 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan plans policy push for robotics, autonomous driving

  • October 3, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:02 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Tokio Marine to buy AIG’s medical insurance business

  • October 3, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:00 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Chinese capital buying up established Japanese inns in rural areas

  • October 2, 2017
  • , Sankei , p22
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ECONOMY

Japan may cut corporate tax rate to 25%

  • September 28, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 11
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SECURITY

SECURITY

One Osprey that landed on Ishigaki Island departs for Futenma

  • October 3, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Ospreys have flown to 23 prefectures in five years since deployment

  • October 1, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 1
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Anti-military research scientist Yamagiwa elected head of Science Council of Japan

  • October 3, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 26
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SECURITY

MSDF conducted joint training with U.S. aircraft carrier

  • October 3, 2017
  • , Asahi, Nikkei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct. 2, 2017

  • October 3, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Japanese opposition split turns election into 3-way fight

  • October 3, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:42 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Gist of LDP’s campaign pledges for Lower House election

  • October 3, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
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POLITICS

LDP platform specifies revising Article 9, omits deficit deadline

  • October 3, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:10 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Gist of Koike’s interview with Yomiuri Shimbun on Oct. 2

  • October 3, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Party of Hope may need to change strategy with Koike not running in election

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

POLITICS

Rengo won’t back Party of Hope

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

What will happen to the Democratic Party’s 14 billion yen in political funds?

  • October 3, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 28
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POLITICS

Party of Hope won’t back DP’s “heavyweights”

  • October 2, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 1
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POLITICS

Editorial: Democratic Party collapse may set off crisis in party politics

  • October 3, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:10 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Parties must offer specific measures to address anxiety

  • October 2, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:28 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Is tense North Korean situation really an election issue?

  • October 2, 2017
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

New liberal party founded

  • October 3, 2017
  • , All national papers
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POLITICS

Party of Hope losing momentum

  • October 3, 2017
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri
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POLITICS

LDP releases election manifesto

  • October 3, 2017
  • , All national papers
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OPINION POLLS

Cabinet nonsupport rises to 46%, surpassing support rate, Kyodo News 2nd trend survey

  • October 2, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , Lead article, p. 20
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OPINION POLLS

53% say they will “definitely vote” in Lower House election, NHK public opinion poll

  • October 2, 2017
  • , NHK , Online 7:27 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

Political party support rates, NHK public opinion poll

  • October 2, 2017
  • , NHK , Online 7:25 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

SOCIETY

Rapid rise in applications for refugee status

  • October 3, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 28
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EDUCATION

Nikkei, Columbia Journalism School announce Asia scholarship

  • October 2, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 10:00 p.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

Only 2 Japanese universities make top 200 in world rankings

  • October 3, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:00 a.m.
  • English Press

TV PROGRAMS

Rohingya crisis

  • October 2, 2017
  • , NHK
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