November 21, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • November 21, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • November 21, 2017
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AMBASSADOR

Ambassador Hagerty discusses bilateral business ties with Aichi governor

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Chunichi Shimbun
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AMBASSADOR

INTERNATIONAL

GOJ welcomes relisting of North Korea as state sponsor of terrorism

  • November 21, 2017
  • , NHK, Fuji TV, TV Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Osaka mayor asks San Francisco counterpart to veto bill on comfort women statue

  • November 20, 2017
  • , Yomiuri evening edition , p. 14
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INTERNATIONAL

Chinese premier to meet Japanese business leaders

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 3:56 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Foreign Minister Kono to attend climate summit on behalf of Abe

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

JIIA to hold symposiums on “history and reconciliation” across the globe

  • November 20, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Chinese envoy returns from DPRK apparently without meeting Kim Jong Un

  • November 21, 2017
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Prime Minister Abe’s advisor to visit U.S.

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Komeito leader to visit South Korea, China

  • November 21, 2017
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Gov’t to support dairy, sugarcane farmers affected by TPP, Japan-EU EPA

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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ECONOMY

Japanese business delegation visits China in trade outreach

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:06 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Mitsubishi Corp. lands 30 billion yen Philippine light rail deal

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:36 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan plans to reduce corporate tax to push wage hikes

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:09 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan logs 5th straight month of trade surplus in Oct.

  • November 20, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:32 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan Atomic Power to seek lifespan extension for aging plant

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:12 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Commentary: The false promises of farm exports as a growth strategy

  • November 20, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
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ECONOMY

Cartoon: Abenomics not lifting all boats

  • November 18, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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ECONOMY

GOJ prepares assistance package for farmers in preparation for TPP, Japan-EU EPA

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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SECURITY

Defense chief acknowledges that ASDF trained with B-52s

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Asahi digital
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SECURITY

Okinawa says, “No more!”

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Okinawa vice governor protests to Okinawa ambassador over fatal DUI incident

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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SECURITY

Japanese version of Tomahawk eyed

  • November 20, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:20 p.m.
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SECURITY

Amphibious rapid deployment brigade to train in Okinawa

  • November 18, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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SECURITY

Citizen group finds U.S military also conducting low-altitude flight training over Amami

  • November 20, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Continued surveillance sought for Aum-linked groups

  • November 20, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 4:40 p.m.
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SECURITY

Top Marine in Okinawa apologizes to governor for fatal accident involving service member

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

USFJ issues alcohol ban

  • November 20, 2017
  • , All national papers evening edition
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 20, 2017

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Gist of Lower House representative interpellations, Nov. 20, 2017

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Party of Hope to compile proposed amendments to security laws

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Interview: New DP leader envisions coalition with CDPJ and Party of Hope

  • November 20, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SCIENCE

Germany, France lead Paris Agreement; Japan envisions U.S. return to pact

  • November 19, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 3
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SCIENCE

Japan criticized by international community for ivory trade practices

  • November 19, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 27
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SOCIETY

Japan Inc changing tacks to re-hire women workers

  • November 21, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:15 p.m.
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