February 16, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • February 16, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • February 16, 2018
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AMBASSADOR

AMBASSADOR

U.S. Ambassador Hagerty visits Hokkaido, meets with Governor Takahashi

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Hokkaido Shimbun , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

GOJ to send official to Takeshima Day ceremony

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Jiji
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S. to cooperate in nuclear facility design: U.S. NSC official

  • February 4, 2011
  • , Kyodo , 09:09 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

“Japan should focus on diplomacy:” Interview with political scientist Joseph Nye

  • October 25, 2015
  • , Kyodo News , 4:41 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Vice President Pence comments on DPRK

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

New Japanese envoy to the U.S. comments on bilateral coordination, comfort women

  • February 16, 2018
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

New Japanese envoy to U.S. on bilateral ties, comfort women issue, trade, more

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERVIEW: Next Japan envoy to U.S. vows utmost effort on N. Korean issues

  • February 15, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 9:51 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to set up radio jamming monitoring system with Vietnam, Philippines, Indonesia

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Sankei , Lead story
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe’s Russia policy and Aegis Ashore

  • February 15, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Abe: “Contact with North Korea was necessary”

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, IAEA agree to cooperate on Tokyo 2020 nuclear counterterrorism

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 12:45 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Interview with FM Kono on outlook for Japan’s diplomacy in 2018

  • February 1, 2018
  • , pp. 6-19
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Winter Olympics

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Japan’s cryptocurrency industry to set up self-regulatory body

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:58 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Gov’t nominates BOJ chief Kuroda, 2 new deputies to drive Abenomics

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 7:54 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Senior US official reiterates Trump’s willingness to renegotiate TPP

  • February 15, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:36 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Dutch energy switching provider to enter Japan market

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 4
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ECONOMY

Japanese gov’t mulls limiting casino visits to 10 per month

  • February 15, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 4:13 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S., Japan to hold tabletop exercise on missile defense

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

PACOM commander comments on NEO for possible Korea contingency, China

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri
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SECURITY

Komeito sets up working group on SOFA

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
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SECURITY

U.S. revises accident rate for Osprey

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Asahi, Nikkei, Tokyo Shimbun
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POLITICS

Japan regulator to inspect additional 15 virtual currency exchanges

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 10:45 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 15, 2018

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP OKs draft to change Constitution’s article on election system

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 1:49 p.m.
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POLITICS

DP picks former education minister as head of its constitution research council

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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SOCIETY

EDUCATION

FEATURE: Ex-JETs are a major source of Japanese soft power: U.K. study

  • February 16, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 1:36 p.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

Japan to introduce new compulsory subjects in high schools

  • February 14, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 6:24 p.m.
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