December 1, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • December 1, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • December 1, 2017
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AMBASSADOR

Ambassador Hagerty visits Iwakuni

  • November 30, 2017
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

S. Korea’s foreign minister plans to visit Japan this month: report

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:23 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe says gov’t enlisting U.S. cooperation in rescue of abductees

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: More diplomatic efforts needed to contain N. Korean crisis

  • November 30, 2017
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. urges all nations to cut off ties with North Korea

  • December 1, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Foreign Minister Kono to chair UNSC meeting

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

White House mulling plan to dismiss Secretary Tillerson

  • December 1, 2017
  • , NTV, TBS, Fuji TV, TV Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan names new ambassadors to Sierra Leone and Bahamas

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:46 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Nippon Paint gives up talks to acquire Axalta Coating

  • November 30, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:57 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Teijin to build carbon fiber plant in U.S.

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:19 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Nippon Soda to buy agrochemical division of former Pfizer’s Japanese arm

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 16
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ECONOMY

Kobe Steel data cheating to delay restart of 4 reactors for 2 months

  • November 30, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 5:08 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Toyota to build fuel-cell plant in U.S.

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 7:44 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Editorial: Japan to demonstrate multilateral free trade agreement model

  • November 28, 2017
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 23
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SECURITY

Ex-U.S. base worker gets life in prison for murder of Okinawa woman

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 02:45 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Governor hints at revocation of permission to use Oku port for Henoko construction

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Defense budget to mark record high 5.2 trillion yen

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Sankei , Lead story
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Opinion: DPRK steadily testing missiles to put U.S. mainland within range

  • November 30, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 15
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 30, 2017

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Upper House Budget Committee, Nov. 30

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Regular Diet session to convene Jan. 19 or 22

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

LDP has largest income of political parties for fourth consecutive year

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri
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POLITICS

Edano, Ozawa meeting offers clues to opposition realignment

  • December 10, 2017
  • , pp. 24-25
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POLITICS

Winning referendum on constitution revision said difficult

  • November 30, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 4:53 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP’s tax panel eyes launch of forest environment tax in Japan

  • November 30, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:51 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Diet responses raise more questions over Moritomo deal

  • December 1, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan may join space station project aimed at manned moon landings

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:09 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Former U.S. base worker gets life in prison

  • December 1, 2017
  • , NHK
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SOCIETY

‘My boss doesn’t know my ambitions,’ say Japan’s working women

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:00 p.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

Okinawa ranks second in the number of high schoolers studying abroad

  • December 1, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 14
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TV PROGRAMS

Japan’s fight for comeback as “robot” nation

  • November 30, 2017
  • , NHK
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