October 20, 2017

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HEADLINES

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  • October 20, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • October 20, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Trump eyes MSDF helicopter carrier visit during Japan trip: sources

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:02 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to survey disputed isles to advance joint activities with Russia

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:31 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan-U.S. alliance key to dealing with global threat from N. Korea

  • October 19, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:07 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Strongman Xi

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 18
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: U.S., Russian leaders

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan names envoy to UNESCO as ambassador to Hungary

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:27 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Japan’s trade surplus with the U.S. rose 8.7% year-on-year

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 7
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ECONOMY

Japan logs goods trade surplus for fourth consecutive half

  • October 19, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Editorial: Japan should avoid hasty FTA negotiations with the U.S.

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Top Japanese labor body finds hands tied on wage hike demand

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:46 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ICCAT: Bluefin tuna catch can rise 50%

  • October 19, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:37 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan’s aging fleet of reactors spell trouble for energy blueprint

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:10 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japanese automakers confirm safety of Kobe Steel aluminum in their cars

  • October 20, 2017
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ECONOMY

Change of government in New Zealand likely to affect TPP talks

  • October 20, 2017
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SECURITY

CH-53E wreckage removed without local investigation

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Japan defense chief to meet counterparts from ASEAN, U.S., S. Korea

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:48 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Ginowan leader to visit U.S.

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

U.S. Navy invites press to visit USS Ronald Reagan

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct. 19, 2017

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Abe’s coalition seen near supermajority in Japan election poll

  • October 19, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:00 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Fading Hope: Koike’s challenge to Abe fizzles in Tokyo and beyond

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:50 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

VOTE 2017: Only 17% of LDP candidates agree with Abe on scandal conduct

  • October 19, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:50 p.m.
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POLITICS

DP members running under Kibo in LH election keeping distance from Koike

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

POLITICS

POLITICS

GOJ, ruling coalition eye special Diet session on Nov. 1

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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SOCIETY

Fraudulent condominium repairs on the rise

  • October 19, 2017
  • , NHK
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Survey: 700,000 in Japan likely addicted to gambling

  • October 20, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:10 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

80% of children say they would vote after turning 18: survey

  • October 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:27 p. m.
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