October 5, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 5, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • October 5, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Trump, Abe tee up a November summit in Japan

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:05 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Chinese city to penalize firms that newly hire N. Korean workers

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:17 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

President Trump, PM Abe speak by phone

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Senior North Korean official may hold discussions with former USG officials in Moscow

  • October 4, 2017
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Dalai Lama cancels planned trip to Japan

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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ECONOMY

Japan’s plutonium stockpile to be reduced in long term: gov’t panel

  • October 3, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:29 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Tepco reactors clear safety review for 1st time after Fukushima

  • October 4, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:11 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Concerns over potential political vacuum due to snap election

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Don’t cut pay along with overtime: business lobby to Japan Inc.

  • October 4, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:07 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Zero-nuclear power policy without concrete measures is irresponsible

  • October 4, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:42 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Gov’t considers cutting property taxes on high-tech indoor agriculture

  • September 30, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Gov’t to choose 30 municipalities as models of sharing economy

  • October 4, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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SECURITY

U.S. OKs missile sales to Japan amid N. Korea threat

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:45 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Osprey that made “emergency landing” leaves Ishigaki

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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POLITICS

Koike reiterates she will not run in upcoming election

  • October 5, 2017
  • , NHK
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct. 4, 2017

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Koike rejects Democratic Party chief’s request to run in Japan’s snap election

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:05 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Interview with PM Abe on campaign issues in Lower House election

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Main points of Party of Hope’s election platform

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

Gist of JCP’s campaign pledges for Lower House election

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Three political blocs’ views on nuclear energy

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

Koike’s party to halt sales tax hike, push constitutional debate

  • October 4, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 9:10 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Constitutional Democratic Party fielding 46 candidates: Yomiuri survey

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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POLITICS

Komeito official acknowledges possibility of cooperation with Party of Hope

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Maehara says DP’s leftward shift prompted him to merge with Party of Hope

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Rengo criticizes Party of Hope’s screening of candidates from DP

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Column: Business sector supports LDP for the sake of political stability

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Japan’s opposition races to assemble slates as tumult persists

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 07:12 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cabinet approval rating, key events during Shinzo Abe’s latest tenure as prime minister

  • October 4, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:50 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Poll: 35% support LDP, 12% favor Party of Hope

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Asahi
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Asahi Shimbun

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results for Nihon Yoron Chosakai poll on the economy

  • October 1, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 20
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SOCIETY

Newspaper association demands METI unlock office doors

  • October 5, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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SOCIETY

Japan science panel issues proposal to protect LGBT rights

  • October 4, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 6:07 p.m.
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