October 18, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 18, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • October 18, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Trade to remain a “thorn” during Trump’s visit to Japan

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

South Korea calls on Japan to work for ‘future-oriented’ partnership

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 02:30 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan remains on U.S. “monitoring list” for currency

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:37 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

President Trump to conduct “golf diplomacy” in Japan

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese confidence in U.S. president plummets

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Asahi
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ECONOMY

Senior DOE official hints at extension of U.S.-Japan nuclear energy pact

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei digital
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Enforce TPP-11 before starting Japan-U.S. FTA talks

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Gist of the second round of U.S.-Japan Economic Dialogue

  • October 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 1
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ECONOMY

Japan looking to shrink TPP-related farm assistance

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 04:55 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan mulls ways to put $3.6tn corporate profits to work

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 05:35 a.m.
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ECONOMY

WTO panel said to back Japan on Fukushima fish ban

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:25 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan still “quite some distance” from 2% inflation: BOJ policymaker

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 02:41 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan braces for possible U.S. demand for FTA talks

  • October 18, 2017
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ECONOMY

Economic dialogue reveals different goals pursued by U.S., Japan

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Tokyo Shimbun
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ECONOMY

SECURITY

46 pct failed to evacuate despite missile warning in Sept.

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 9:20 a.m.
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SECURITY

U.S. military resumes operation of CH-53 helicopter

  • October 18, 2017
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SECURITY

Okinawa, GOJ displeased by decision to resume helicopter flights

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Deputy Secretary of State Sullivan says helicopter accident was “regrettable”

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 3
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SECURITY

U.S. military to end helicopter flight suspension today

  • October 18, 2017
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SECURITY

U.S. military acknowledges use of decoy flares by fighter jet

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

U.S. military plane jettisons fuel tank over waters off Aomori  

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Asahi, Sankei
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SECURITY

POLITICS

PM Abe’s advisor visits Yasukuni Shrine

  • October 18, 2017
  • , NHK
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct. 17, 2017

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Japan coalition partner calls for caution on changing charter

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 06:17 a.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Independents from DP eye realignment after election

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 10:15 a.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: Abe, opposition parties sidestep debate on fiscal responsibility

  • October 18, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 02:15 p.m.
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Yuriko Koike

  • October 14, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p.2
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OPINION POLLS

LDP eyes firm victory, Koike party fights for 2nd place, Kyodo poll

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 7:20 a.m.
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OPINION POLLS

Rivalry among opposition parties divides anti-Abe administration votes, Kyodo poll

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

SCIENCE

Japan’s lunar orbiter finds cave potentially suitable for probe base

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 02:12 p.m.
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TV PROGRAMS

China under President Xi

  • October 17, 2017
  • , NHK
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SOCIAL MEDIA

Security the most popular topic in Lower House election-related Facebook postings

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
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