October 19, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 19, 2017
  • , All TV networks
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • October 19, 2017
  • , All newspapers and TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

Gov’t arranging emperor’s meeting with Trump: source

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:39 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Game on for Abe and Trump, as leaders’ round of golf set for Nov. 5

  • October 18, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:45 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

S. Korean, Japanese nuclear envoys discuss N. Korea threats

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:50 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

MOFA bureau chief to visit Russia, may make contact with DPRK diplomat

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

EU vows to tie up with Japan to tackle N. Korea’s threats: envoy

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:53 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan and the US must work together to tackle China’s cybersecurity law

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 10:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Welcoming President Trump

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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INTERNATIONAL

Vietnamese family members of former WWII Japanese soldiers visit Japan

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:18 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Top diplomats of U.S., Japan, ROK agree to step up pressure on DPRK

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

ROK displeased with President Trump’s Asian tour itinerary

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Philippine leader to visit Japan

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

Japan both relieved and worried as NAFTA renegotiations continue

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 9
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ECONOMY

EU authorities recommend firms stop procuring Kobe Steel products

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 6:49 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan to require new cooling system for boiling water reactors

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 4:27 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Renewed interest in “mother factories” among Japanese manufacturers

  • October 14, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Japanese farm lobbies concerned about reforms after election

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 9:00 a.m3
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan put back on U.S. foreign exchange watch list

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Sankei
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ECONOMY

SECURITY

CH-53 helicopter being dismantled

  • October 19, 2017
  • , TBS
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SECURITY

U.S. military vehicle knocks down traffic light in Okinawa

  • October 19, 2017
  • , TV Asahi
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SECURITY

Okinawa governor calls for removal of Takae helipads

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Cruise missile interception eyed for Aegis Ashore

  • October 18, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:24 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Camera makers exhibit security prowess at Tokyo anti-terror show

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Okinawa unhappy with resumption of helicopter flights

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Asahi, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct. 18, 2017

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Constitutional revision debate to accelerate with ruling parties’ predicted election victory

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , Lead story
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POLITICS

Gov’t, ruling parties eye special Diet session soon after election

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:06 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Voters prefer CDPJ to Party of Hope

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Asahi
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Japanese youths complacent about status quo

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Nikkei
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support rating at 38%, disapproval rating at 40%, Asahi poll

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 1
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Asahi Shimbun

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 7
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SOCIETY

Efforts under way in Japan to detect fake news ahead of election

  • October 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:07 p.m.
  • English Press

TV PROGRAMS

China under President Xi – Part 2

  • October 18, 2017
  • , NHK
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