January 9, 2018

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HEADLINES

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  • January 9, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • January 9, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan “cannot accept” new S. Korean policy on “comfort women” deal

  • January 9, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 4:14 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

North Korea to send delegation to PyeongChang Olympics

  • January 9, 2018
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

S. Korea not to seek renegotiation of “comfort women” deal with Japan

  • January 9, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 3:09 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

USG officials comment on inter-Korean talks

  • January 7, 2018
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan mulling inviting Putin in 2019 to press isles issue

  • January 6, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 2:28 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Pyongyang desperate to court Seoul to ease pressure

  • January 6, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

China limits oil exports to North Korea

  • January 6, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

ROK unlikely to seek renegotiation of comfort women pact

  • January 9, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S. wary of possible concessions by ROK in dialogue with DPRK

  • January 6, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

PM Abe stresses pressure on North Korea

  • January 8, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Abe to visit Baltic states and Eastern Europe

  • January 6, 2018
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

Shinzo Abe seeks improved Sino-Japanese ties in 2018

  • January 6, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:31 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Presence of National Security Secretariat grows rapidly

  • January 8, 2018
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Number of Russian visitors to Japan soars

  • January 9, 2018
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe to visit Baltics, Southeastern Europe from next week

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

INTERNATIONAL

Kono seeks to boost Indian Ocean relations

  • January 7, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:23 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Maldives agree to push Tokyo’s Indo-Pacific strategy

  • January 6, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:56 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Sri Lanka affirm maritime, security cooperation

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 10:46 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Inter-Korean talks must not result in easing intl pressure on Pyongyang

  • January 6, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:48 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s influence in UN waning after term as non-permanent UNSC member ended

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

International body OK’s Japanese names for undersea features

  • January 5, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 9:16 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

METI minister indicates mid- long-term growth rate outlook to be revised

  • January 6, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 7
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ECONOMY

METI minister welcomes UK’s reported interest in joining TPP

  • January 6, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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ECONOMY

Japan eyes lifting over 20-year-old ban on British beef imports

  • January 6, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 2:02 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Abe again urges business leaders to raise wages by 3%

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 6:36 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Kawasaki Heavy to commercialize autonomous underwater vehicle in 2020

  • January 8, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Trade minister to visit Mexico

  • January 6, 2018
  • , Mainichi
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ECONOMY

JPX mulls combining Mothers, Jasdaq

  • January 7, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 5:20 a.m.
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ECONOMY

47% of companies have introduced AI, Mainichi poll of 121 major companies

  • January 6, 2018
  • , Mainichi , Lead story
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ECONOMY

Tokyo plans subsidies for EV charging spots

  • January 7, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 5:48 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

For fish to recover, countries must cooperate: Japan official

  • January 6, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:56 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

METI mulls constructing new nuclear power plants

  • January 1, 2018
  • , p. 44
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan’s NSC to control defense buildup plan, giving PM more say

  • January 7, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Nearly half of Japan’s defense priorities underfunded

  • January 6, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:57 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Fewer U.S. nuclear-powered subs called at Japanese ports

  • January 6, 2018
  • , Akahata , p. 4
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SECURITY

Onaga to visit Guam from Jan. 10

  • January 6, 2018
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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SECURITY

USMC helicopters make unscheduled landings in Okinawa

  • January 8, 2018
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SECURITY

SECURITY

NSC to be responsible for procurement of major weapons systems

  • January 7, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

Mass production of anti-ship missiles to begin

  • January 7, 2018
  • , Mainichi
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SECURITY

Artificial intelligence to be used for cyber defense

  • January 7, 2018
  • , Sankei
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SECURITY

JAXA to develop new radar to pinpoint small space debris

  • January 8, 2018
  • , Yomiuri
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Jan. 8, 2018

  • January 9, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Jan. 7, 2018

  • January 8, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Jan. 6, 2018

  • January 7, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Jan. 5, 2018

  • January 6, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

National Security Secretariat a growing presence in policy

  • January 8, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:45 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

JCP sets conditions for opposition united front in 2019 Upper House election

  • January 9, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Scholar plumbs postwar polls to challenge Japanese Constitution ‘myths’

  • January 7, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Cartoon: Year of the Dog

  • January 9, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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POLITICS

Expected political schedules for 2018

  • January 5, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Gov’t to put autonomous ships into service by 2025

  • January 9, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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SCIENCE

New JAXA radar to spot small debris

  • January 8, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 8:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan lawmaker group eyes law to protect manga, anime

  • January 7, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 1:15 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan eyes 1st survey on middle-aged social recluses

  • January 7, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 2:36 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIAL MEDIA

Prime Minister’s Office launches Instagram account

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