April 2, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 2, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 2, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China prepping to revive high-level economic dialogue

  • April 1, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. keeps South Korea’s reconciliation with DPRK in check

  • March 31, 2018
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S., ROK begin joint training

  • April 2, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

UN imposes additional sanctions on DPRK

  • April 1, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

DPRK leader expresses willingness to send athletes to Tokyo Olympics

  • April 1, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Chinese foreign minister to visit Japan

  • March 31, 2018
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Suga comments on U.S.-Japan summit

  • April 2, 2018
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. Japan to resume exchanges between governors

  • April 2, 2018
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s Kono hints at N. Korea nuclear activity amid easing tensions

  • March 31, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:24 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, S. Korea foreign ministers vow to keep pressure on N. Korea

  • March 30, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 10:07 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Ousted ex-Thai PM Yingluck in Japan to attend event

  • March 29, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:51 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

U.S. import restrictions to have minimal impact on aluminum industry

  • April 2, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 3
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ECONOMY

Japan careful about making “trade deal” with U.S.

  • April 1, 2018
  • , Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Gov’t to set safety requirements, traffic rules for self-driving cars

  • March 30, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 8:59 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

USTR report calls for Japan to open up farm market

  • March 31, 2018
  • , Nikkei evening edition
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ECONOMY

Govt eyeing virtual system with automakers

  • April 1, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 8:37 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Foreigners to get aid to work as caregivers

  • March 31, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 8:37 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s short-handed firms turn to refugees for labor fix

  • April 2, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SECURITY

3.08 mil. cases of personal info leaked due to cyberattacks in 2017

  • March 31, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:14 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Population to drop everywhere in Japan but Tokyo by 2045

  • March 30, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. plans to deploy F-35Cs in Iwakuni

  • April 1, 2018
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

Mobile radar to be installed on Ogasawara Islands

  • April 2, 2018
  • , Sankei
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SECURITY

New defense era / Having long-range missiles a matter of deterrence

  • April 1, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:52 p.m.
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SECURITY

Okinawa finds discrepancies between Japanese, European SOFAs

  • March 31, 2018
  • , Mainichi
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SECURITY

Okinawa bank foundation to offer scholarship to students looking to study overseas

  • March 31, 2018
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 26
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SECURITY

New defense era / Japan-U.S. joint operations increase amid regional uncertainty

  • March 30, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 8:39 p.m.
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SECURITY

Editorial: Enhance effectiveness of integrated operation with new GSDF command

  • April 1, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:52 p.m.
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SECURITY

LDP launches screening committee for Okinawa gubernatorial race

  • April 1, 2018
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 1, 2018

  • April 2, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 31, 2018

  • April 1, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 30, 2018

  • March 31, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

DP local leaders approve plan to form new party with Party of Hope

  • April 2, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

The challenges facing Japan’s universities

  • April 1, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP presidential hopeful Noda opens political seminar for women

  • April 2, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

Abe’s support rate continues to slide

  • April 2, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , Kyodo
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POLITICS

Casinos could be opened in up to three locations nationwide

  • March 31, 2018
  • , Mainichi
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POLITICS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Yomiuri Shimbun

  • April 2, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 8
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SCIENCE

Astronaut Wakata becomes JAXA vice president

  • April 1, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 9:15 a.m.
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SCIENCE

“Ghost vessels” lead to various health problems

  • April 1, 2018
  • , NHK
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EDUCATION

Guidelines for the use of private-sector English tests released

  • March 30, 2018
  • , Yomiuri evening edition , p. 12
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EDUCATION

More Japanese students heading to U.S. to play sports at universities

  • March 28, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 35
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TV PROGRAMS

Experts discuss North Korea

  • April 1, 2018
  • , NHK
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