February 26, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • February 26, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • February 26, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to keep up pressure after N. Korea’s overture to U.S.

  • February 26, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 7:19 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan wary of N. Korea’s attempt to disrupt trilateral cooperation

  • February 26, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. imposes heavy sanctions on entities involved in trade with North Korea

  • February 24, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan welcomes U.S.’s toughest ever sanctions on DPRK

  • February 25, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Senior DPRK official mentions willingness to communicate with U.S.

  • February 26, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Yachi meets with top Chinese official in charge of diplomacy

  • February 24, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. slaps “heaviest” sanctions on N. Korea, on 56 ships, entities

  • February 24, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 2:11 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan adding Indian Ocean countries to maritime security push: source

  • February 23, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 7:53 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Myanmar upgrading Yangon circular railway line with Japanese aid

  • February 26, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 12:40 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Give new impetus to countries to lift import bans on Japanese seafood

  • February 24, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 8:16 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Chile pledge to ensure early implementation of TPP trade pact

  • February 23, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:57 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe, S. Africa’s Ramaphosa vow to cooperate on global stage

  • February 23, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 8:49 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Revised TPP faces obstacles on road to ratification

  • February 24, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review
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ECONOMY

Govt to investigate utilization of CO2

  • February 24, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 8:57 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan’s budget for AI promotion less than 20% of U.S., China

  • February 24, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:49 p.m.
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ECONOMY

President Trump suggests return to TPP if offered “much better deal”

  • February 24, 2018
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ECONOMY

ROK interested in joining CPTPP

  • February 24, 2018
  • , Sankei
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ECONOMY

Japan customs authorities seize record-high 6,200 kg of smuggled gold

  • February 23, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 5:21 p.m.
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ECONOMY

METI aims to operate power transmission lines in more flexible manner

  • February 22, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 4
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Police to launch investigation headquarters for cryptocurrency theft

  • February 22, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 8:55 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Coincheck mulling capital tie-up after massive cryptocurrency theft

  • February 24, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 8:11 p.m.
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SECURITY

Defense chief hails deployment of F-35A stealth jet in Misawa

  • February 25, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 15:10
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SECURITY

China actively naming undersea features near Japan’s EEZ

  • February 25, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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SECURITY

MSDF retrieves fragments of fuel tanks dropped into lake by U.S. fighter jet

  • February 24, 2018
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SECURITY

Japan begins deploying F-35s

  • February 24, 2018
  • , Asahi
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SECURITY

Nago mayor preparing to officially endorse Futenma relocation

  • February 24, 2018
  • , Sankei
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SECURITY

U.S. military aircraft flies over elementary school near Futenma

  • February 24, 2018
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 25, 2018

  • February 26, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 24, 2018

  • February 25, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 23, 2018

  • February 24, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP constitutional revision HQ mulling provision on PM as SDF supreme commander

  • February 25, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

Ruling parties concerned about data flaws on discretionary labor system

  • February 24, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

New SDP Chief Mataichi eager to promote opposition cooperation

  • February 25, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 6:02 p.m.
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POLITICS

Okinawa affairs minister released from hospital

  • February 25, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Cabinet approval remains steady

  • February 26, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Nikkei Digital

  • February 25, 2018
  • , Nikkei digital , 7:30 p.m.
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SOCIETY

In written response cabinet says “Marxist faction pervasive in JR unions”

  • February 24, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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SOCIETY

Editorial: If Japan wants more foreign workers, more flexibility needed

  • February 25, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 13:25
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SOCIETY

American man confesses to abandoning body of Japanese woman in Osaka

  • February 26, 2018
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