December 11, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • December 11, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • December 11, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S., ROK begin military training

  • December 11, 2017
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: President Trump

  • December 9, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

China said planning to set up North Korean refugee facilities

  • December 9, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Sudden dive in gasoline prices reported in North Korea

  • December 9, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 12
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INTERNATIONAL

China’s Xi plans to attend next week’s Nanjing massacre ceremony

  • December 9, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 00:53 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Abe repeats hopes for “future-oriented” Japan-S. Korea ties

  • December 11, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 3:26 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan pledges contribution to Israel-Palestine peace process

  • December 10, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:52 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Europe to contain U.S. via bilateral EPA

  • December 9, 2017
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital could spark turmoil

  • December 8, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, US, EU to join in pressuring China on fair trade

  • December 10, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:03 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Latvia PM says EU-Japan trade pact will lead to economic growth

  • December 8, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 7:58 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Russia mull outdoor tourism project in Northern Territories

  • December 10, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan gearing up for busy top diplomacy at home in 2019

  • December 9, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 10:15 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Locals deny forced labor by Koreans at coal mine now UNESCO site

  • December 8, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:31 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Indonesia, Japan to decide on gauge for Jakarta-Surabaya rail by March

  • December 9, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:52 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. representative to Six-Party Talks to visit Japan

  • December 10, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

DPRK, UN agree to hold regular dialogue

  • December 10, 2017
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Foreign Minister Kono to visit South Asia

  • December 10, 2017
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Ceremony held to commemorate Pearl Harbor attack

  • December 9, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to assist Vietnam in enhancing cybersecurity

  • December 10, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

Japan to test hydrogen-fueled power generation from Feb.

  • December 10, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 4:33 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan and EU settle trade pact, aim for 2019 start

  • December 9, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:16 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan-EU trade deal flies in face of protectionist trend

  • December 10, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 4:15 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Obayashi alleged to have rigged bid on maglev-linked construction

  • December 10, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:15 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan poised to lift fiscal 2018 growth outlook

  • December 9, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:44 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan asks UAE for extension of oil-field contracts

  • December 11, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 9:57 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Pacific bluefin tuna catch quotas to change based on stock recovery

  • December 8, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 11:25 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Gov’t eyes INCJ fund reform to boost investment in venture firms

  • December 7, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:40 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan, EU conclude EPA

  • December 9, 2017
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SECURITY

S. Korea, Japan, U.S. begin 2-day missile tracking drill

  • December 11, 2017
  • , Jiji , 5:18 p.m.
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SECURITY

Japan seeing increase in boats drifting apparently from N. Korea

  • December 9, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 7:43 p.m.
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SECURITY

Editorial: Boost vigilance to prevent poaching, illegal landings by North Koreans

  • December 9, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:26 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S. serviceman in coma after his car involved in pileup on Okinawa Expressway

  • December 2, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo digital , 10:25 a.m.
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SECURITY

Official from U.S. consulate general in Naha visits Miyako mayor

  • December 8, 2017
  • , Miyako Shimpo , p. 8
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SECURITY

Cabinet to approve Aegis Ashore deployment on Dec. 19

  • December 10, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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SECURITY

MOD requests additional funding for procurement of cruise missiles

  • December 9, 2017
  • , All national papers
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SECURITY

Onaga running into difficulty derailing FRF construction

  • December 10, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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SECURITY

SECURITY

GOJ elects not to seek reversion of Yokota airspace

  • December 10, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Support for Abe cabinet at 43.7%

  • December 11, 2017
  • , TV Asahi
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 9, 2017

  • December 10, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 8, 2017

  • December 9, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Calls for restricting power to dissolve Lower House emerge in LDP

  • December 10, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

Komeito to resume constitutional revision debate

  • December 9, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

Support for Party of Hope plummets with decline in “Koike fever”

  • December 9, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Editorial: Innovative efforts needed to embody goals in new economic policy package

  • December 9, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:29 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP lawmakers dominate list of top donation recipients in 2016

  • December 9, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 9:34 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Pacific bluefin tuna to get flexible catch quotas

  • December 8, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:53 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Scientific misconduct at Tokyo University

  • December 10, 2017
  • , NHK
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