March 5, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • March 5, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • March 5, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Former President Obama to visit Japan

  • March 5, 2018
  • , Fuji TV
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INTERNATIONAL

RCEP ministerial meeting makes progress but gaps remain

  • March 3, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:41 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

METI official says TPP 11 to put pressure on China in RCEP talks

  • March 4, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s aluminum, steel have “no impact on U.S. national security”

  • March 3, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Foreign Minister Kono plans to visit U.S. this month

  • March 3, 2018
  • , Nikkei evening edition
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S. flexible about holding “preliminary talks” with DPRK

  • March 5, 2018
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Does the U.S. administration want to risk a trade war?

  • March 3, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan planning formal visit for China Premier Li in May

  • March 3, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 2:05 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Industry wary of trade stagnation

  • March 4, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 1:01 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan should work to help ease US-China tensions

  • March 3, 2018
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S.-China ties “far from stable” over regional issues: report

  • March 2, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 5:10 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Anti-Japan sentiment in Moon’s speech is a distortion of history

  • March 2, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:56 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Gov’t to help Japanese firms expand into Africa

  • March 4, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 8:35 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to pick Aichi Pref. for G-20 foreign ministers’ meeting

  • March 2, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 1:50 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Abe charms old friends amid Beijing’s growing influence

  • March 3, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 9:18 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan hoping to consult with U.S. on steel import restrictions

  • March 5, 2018
  • , Nikkei digital
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ECONOMY

Concern growing about trade friction in response to U.S. steel tariff

  • March 3, 2018
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Goods whose import to Japan is suspended rise 18%

  • March 3, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Editorial: PM Abe should urge President Trump to exercise restraint

  • March 3, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Toyota creates AI unit headed by ex-Google robotics specialist

  • March 3, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:53 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Kuroda says BOJ likely to consider exiting easing around FY 2019

  • March 2, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 7:29 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan gives up idea to store unused nuclear fuel materials in 1 place

  • March 3, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 8:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan to give up on developing indigenous fighter

  • March 5, 2018
  • , Asahi
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Papers on USS Fitzgerald collision to be sent to prosecutors’ office

  • March 3, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
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SECURITY

Japan backs out of plan to develop fighter jet on its own

  • March 5, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:20 p.m.
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SECURITY

Okinawa Gov. urges newly appointed minister to reduce U.S. base burden

  • March 3, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 2:19 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Ministry to submit legal amendments to enhance security of IoT devices

  • March 4, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 4, 2018

  • March 5, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 3, 2018

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

Prime minister’s schedule on March 2, 2018

  • March 3, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP action plan to call for strong push to revise Constitution: draft

  • March 3, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

LDP heavyweights Ishiba, Nikai hold meeting

  • March 3, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Shimajiri reappointed as assistant to Okinawa affairs minister

  • March 3, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Highlights of the February 2018 Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll

  • March 1, 2018
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1547] – pp. 8–11
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SCIENCE

Int’l cooperation agreed on Lunar, Mars probes at space forum

  • March 3, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 6:58 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Ministers agree on greater international cooperation on space exploration

  • March 4, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SOCIETY

Emperor, Empress to visit Okinawa

  • March 5, 2018
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Danger of tsunami waves on rivers

  • March 4, 2018
  • , NHK
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EDUCATION

K. International spelling whiz wins Japan Times Bee

  • March 3, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
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