March 22, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • March 22, 2018
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news

  • March 22, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan-Russia friction over missile defense overshadows isles issue

  • March 21, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 7:27 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

South Korean president indicates possibility of trilateral summit with U.S., DPRK

  • March 22, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Chinese, ROK leaders to visit Tokyo for trilateral summit in May

  • March 21, 2018
  • , Asahi, Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

Gist of Kono-Lavrov foreign ministerial on March 21

  • March 22, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Foreign Minister Kono holds talks with Russian counterpart

  • March 22, 2018
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Chinese premier “positively considering” visit to Japan

  • March 21, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe plans to visit Middle East from late April to early May

  • March 21, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan welcomes U.S.-S. Korea joint military drills from April 1

  • March 20, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 8:24 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Survey of newspaper editorials on prospective U.S.-DPRK summit

  • March 22, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 6
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INTERNATIONAL

Canadian foreign minister to visit Japan next week

  • March 22, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 2:44 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin comments on TPP

  • March 22, 2018
  • , Yomiuri evening edition
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ECONOMY

U.S. seeks bilateral FTA with Japan

  • March 22, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 10:56 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan ranks second in direct investment in the U.S. in 2017

  • March 22, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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ECONOMY

U.S. to decide on exemptions from steel tariffs by end of April

  • March 22, 2018
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

G20 finance ministers reconfirm need to combat protectionism

  • March 22, 2018
  • , All national papers
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ECONOMY

TPP11 to hold chief negotiators’ meeting by summer

  • March 21, 2018
  • , Sankei
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ECONOMY

Japan, China, ROK to begin FTA talks

  • March 21, 2018
  • , Mainichi
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ECONOMY

G-20 members voice concerns about rising protectionism

  • March 20, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:45 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Discussion continues on compensation for crimes involving civilian base workers

  • March 21, 2018
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Bar association to send mission to Europe to study SOFAs

  • March 22, 2018
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

MOD to establish Ground Component Command in GSDF

  • March 21, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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SECURITY

LDP panel makes recommendations for new defense policy guidelines

  • March 21, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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SECURITY

Japan to give final 3 trainer aircraft to Philippines next week

  • March 21, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

2nd Japanese defense satellite to be launched in April

  • March 20, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:34 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Fishing resumed in lake near Misawa AB

  • March 21, 2018
  • , All national papers
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 21, 2018

  • March 22, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 20, 2018

  • March 21, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Disclosed papers show 90% of gov’t secret funds spent without receipts

  • March 20, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:21 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Govt’s poor response to Moritomo paper alterations heightens distrust

  • March 20, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:32 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Cartoon: Cabinet support rate

  • March 21, 2018
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Moritomo scandal

  • March 22, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 11
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Abe and Koike

  • March 22, 2018
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Asahi Shimbun

  • March 19, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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OPINION POLLS

SOCIETY

662 m. yen stolen in cryptocurrency remittance fraud cases in Japan in 2017

  • March 22, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 10:19 a.m.
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