April 20, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 20, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 20, 2018
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AMBASSADOR

Hagerty: Trump, Abe had thoughtful discussions

  • April 19, 2018
  • , NHK , WORLD
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

President Trump eager for trade concessions from Japan

  • April 19, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

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U.S. and Japanese leaders meet, differences over trade remain

  • April 20, 2018
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

President Trump tough on trade in U.S.-Japan summit

  • April 19, 2018
  • , All national papers evening edition
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INTERNATIONAL

Ambassador Hagerty on the summit

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Senior U.S. diplomat to visit Japan, South Korea

  • April 19, 2018
  • , Nikkei evening edition
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INTERNATIONAL

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U.S. obligation to defend Senkakus, Henoko relocation confirmed at Japan-U.S. summit

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Gist of Abe-Trump joint news conference, April 19

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Talks highlight bilateral gap on trade

  • April 19, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 9:05 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Japan-U.S. negotiations will be tough

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

New framework in line with Japan’s policy

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Business sector reacts to new trade talks agreed at Abe-Trump summit

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

Trump and Abe avoid the rough over two days at Mar-a-Lago

  • April 19, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:30 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan, U.S. make free trade a key plank in new trade talks

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

FOCUS: Abe fails to make tangible progress in changing Trump’s trade stance

  • April 19, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 5:13 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Abe’s reliance on ties with Trump weakens Japan’s regional clout

  • April 20, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:05 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Stick to the principle of free and fair trade

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Trump sees big arms sales as quick fix for Japan trade deficit

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 03:49 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: U.S.-Japan summit

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

G-20 finance chiefs to talk free trade amid U.S. protectionism

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 1:36 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan foreign minister to visit Canada, Switzerland, Belgium

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 10:14 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Finance Minister Aso calls for multilateral resolution of trade imbalances

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Nikkei evening edition
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ECONOMY

Infographic: Japan’s key exports to the United States (FY2017)

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 3
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ECONOMY

Gov’t approves multiple dose of expensive anti-cancer drugs

  • April 16, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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SECURITY

Japan defense minister to travel to U.S., meet Pentagon chief Fri.

  • April 19, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:47 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Tokyo airport starts CT scanning baggage ahead of 2020 Olympics

  • April 19, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 4:45 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Ishiba says he identifies with Kishida faction’s policies

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
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POLITICS

Japan’s assemblywomen band together to push for maternity leave

  • April 19, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Gist of second Japan-U.S. summit meeting, April 19 (Japan time)

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 1
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 18-19, 2018

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Abe’s right-hand man faces calls to quit as scandals pile up

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:07 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan business lobby says finance minister should not resign

  • April 19, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 6:45 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan aims to increase number of foreign-law attorneys

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:58 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Nonpartisan lawmakers visit war-linked Yasukuni Shrine

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 1:23 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cartoon: Finance Ministry scandal

  • April 20, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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SCIENCE

JAXA to conduct takeoff, landing tests of reusable rockets in spring 2019

  • April 17, 2018
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 1
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SCIENCE

Japan consortium helps with TESS discovery of planets from the ground

  • April 16, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 9
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SOCIETY

Inmate escapes from prison with no walls

  • April 19, 2018
  • , NHK
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SOCIETY

35 years of bonds passed onto next generation

  • April 17, 2018
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 26
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