April 9, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 9, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 9, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe to ask Trump to raise abduction issue with Kim

  • April 9, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 12:49 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

CCS Suga takes cautious stance on resumption of Six-Party Talks

  • April 7, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Tokyo willing to host TPP negotiators’ meeting in June or July

  • April 6, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 1:44 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

N. Korea told Japan that abduction issue had been resolved

  • April 8, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:08 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China to hold high-level economic dialogue

  • April 8, 2018
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

China to send art troupe to Pyongyang

  • April 8, 2018
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Leaders of Bhutan, Switzerland to visit Japan this month

  • April 8, 2018
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

  • April 7, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:39 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan ready to support Laos economic growth, Kono says

  • April 7, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:39 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Virtual currency industry changing, major firms from other sectors stake their claims

  • April 7, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 8:33 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

U.S. media says Trump administration mulling tougher restrictions on imported cars

  • April 7, 2018
  • , All national papers evening edition
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ECONOMY

Rakuten to become fourth wireless carrier 

  • April 7, 2018
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Editorial: Legalization of casino operations causes hard-to-remove side effects

  • April 6, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:44 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Toshiba parts with Westinghouse stake with a chance for capital boost

  • April 7, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 8:24 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

School buildings at Henoko exceed height limit for FRF airspace

  • April 9, 2018
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Interview with Niigata governor on sharing Okinawa’s base-hosting burden

  • April 8, 2018
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Defense Ministry denies alteration of documents on Japan-U.S. defense cooperation

  • April 7, 2018
  • , Mainichi , Lead story
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SECURITY

Gov’t eyes July to begin land fill for U.S. base transfer in Okinawa

  • April 8, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:06 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

India to participate in Japan’s coast guard officers’ training program

  • April 8, 2018
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 2
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan launches 2nd defense satellite

  • April 6, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 1:12 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

New challenges to introducing Aegis Ashore

  • April 8, 2018
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Poll: Nonsupport for Abe cabinet exceeds support

  • April 9, 2018
  • , TBS
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 7, 2018

  • April 8, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 6, 2018

  • April 7, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Abe’s party rocks bureaucracy with ministry reshuffle proposal

  • April 6, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:22 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Ministry admits to urging false explanation over dubious land deal

  • April 9, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 7:56 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Opposition to step up offensive on gov’t document management

  • April 8, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Cartoon: SDF logs

  • April 7, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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POLITICS

SCIENCE

“The Great Journey” – Part 1: How humans were born

  • April 8, 2018
  • , NHK
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SOCIETY

Vietnamese trainee in Japan sent back after asking for paid leave

  • April 7, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:46 p.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

Japan high school English proficiency falls short of gov’t targets

  • April 6, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 6:40 p.m.
  • English Press

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