January 5, 2018

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HEADLINES

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  • January 5, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • January 5, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan will not change policy due to planned inter-Korean talks

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 7:24 p.m.
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Cartoon: A continuing concern

  • January 3, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 10
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INTERNATIONAL

Komeito chief stresses need for dialogue with North Korea

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan, U.S. must seize chance of Kim’s offer of talks with South

  • January 5, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:50 p.m.
  • English Press

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Senior Japan, ROK diplomats hold teleconference on North-South dialogue

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe to visit Baltics, Southeastern Europe from next week

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 1:14 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan offering financial aid to Asian medical students

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:16 a.m.
  • English Press

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U.S. agrees not to hold joint training with ROK during Olympics

  • January 5, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

South Korean leader offers apology to former comfort women

  • January 5, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Foreign Minister Kono meets with Pakistani counterpart

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Abe again urges business leaders to raise wages by 3%

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Jiji , 6:36 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Samsung to supply hardware for Verizon’s 5G service

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:00 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Mitsubishi Regional Jet facing growing headwind

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Mitsubishi Regional Jet stays on course for 2020 debut

  • January 1, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:08 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s carmakers wrong-footed by America’s love for big autos

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:12 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

M&As by Japanese firms hit record high in 2017

  • January 4, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 6:39 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan’s Sompo Holdings to acquire U.S. surety insurers

  • January 4, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:50 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Sumitomo to team up with Michelin in N. American tire biz

  • January 4, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 7:25 p.m.
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SECURITY

Okinawa governor determined to thwart FRF initiative

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Former Okinawa Gov. Nakaima criticizes Gov. Onaga

  • January 1, 2018
  • , p. 25
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SECURITY

Defense Ministry to establish subsidy for hiring SDF reserve personnel

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

U.S. nuclear-powered submarine makes port call at White Beach in Okinawa

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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SECURITY

Senior LDP officials campaign for Nago mayoral candidate supportive of FRF plan

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Disparity

  • January 3, 2018
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Defense budget

  • December 31, 2017
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 8
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Jan. 4, 2018

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Gist of PM Abe’s New Year’s news conference, Jan. 4

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Abe urges LDP to intensify efforts to alter “occupation” Constitution

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 2:36 p.m.
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Abe vows to amend Constitution

  • January 5, 2018
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OPINION POLLS

Highlights of the December 2017 Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll

  • January 1, 2018
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1541] – pp. 8–11
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OPINION POLLS

86% say Japanese economy will expand, Sankei poll of 121 companies

  • January 4, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Japan sees paternity leave rate among civil servants rise

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 10:30 a.m.
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