January 23, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • January 23, 2018
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news

  • January 23, 2018
  • , All newspapers and TV networks
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

S. Korea to dissolve comfort women foundation: minister

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 1:29 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

PM Abe: This year to be critical for Japan-Russia relations

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China lawmakers agree to promote ties, remain apart on islands

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 3:34 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Foreign Minister Kono to visit China

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe decides not to attend Davos Conference

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

TPP members discuss signing pact by March amid Canadian reluctance

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 2:35 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Annual spring pay talks kick off

  • January 22, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 6:02 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

U.S. economy regaining shine

  • January 20, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 17
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

U.S. tax cuts to affect Japanese companies’ business results, strategies

  • January 20, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 15
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Japanese firms to be affected by NAFTA renegotiations

  • January 20, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Kawasaki Heavy poised to win massive order for NYC subway cars

  • January 20, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:25 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. Marine officer tells local assembly members that helicopters did not fly over school

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

Japan, France poised to agree on signing ACSA at 2+2 meeting

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SECURITY

Japan to deploy its first F-35A stealth fighter Friday at Misawa base

  • January 23, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SECURITY

Abe says in policy speech that SDF escorted U.S. military aircraft

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Tokyo Shimbun
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

Defense Ministry claims U.S. military aircraft mishaps increased in 2017

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

Ruling coalition becoming nervous about upcoming elections in Okinawa

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

U.S.-Japan joint military drills suspended

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

Tokyo’s first ballistic missile drill gets mixed reaction

  • January 22, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan faces legal hurdles in anti-smuggling measures against North Korea

  • January 21, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Jan. 22, 2018

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Gist of Prime Minister Abe’s policy speech

  • January 22, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 2:46 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Excerpt from Abe’s Diet policy speech on diplomacy, national security

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Main political schedules in 2018

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

New Vice FM Akiba to be tested on improving Japan-China relations

  • January 20, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Japanese government submits fiscal 2018 budget for lawmakers’ approval

  • January 22, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

31% say Abe is suitable to serve as next LDP president, Asahi poll

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Asahi Shimbun

  • January 23, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

More people get news from Internet than newspaper, Japan Press Research Institute poll

  • January 20, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic on trend in number of live births per year

  • January 21, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 9
  • JMH Translation

EDUCATION

Surge in private junior highs that will add English to entrance tests

  • January 19, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 18:50
  • English Press

TV PROGRAMS

#MeToo movement fails to take off in Japan

  • January 22, 2018
  • , NHK
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