May 1, 2018

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HEADLINES

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  • May 1, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • May 1, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

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Gist of Abe-Moon teleconference on April 29

  • April 30, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan seeks greater Mideast role to keep U.S. engaged in Asia

  • May 1, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:54 a.m.
  • English Press

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Kono hurries to meet Pompeo as Iran casts shadow on Asia diplomacy

  • May 1, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:01 a.m.
  • English Press

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Schedules overlap, Japan-U.S. foreign ministers’ meeting moves up

  • May 1, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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Abe seeks talks with Kim on North Korean abductions

  • April 30, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:05 a.m.
  • English Press

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Abe hails outcome of inter-Korean summit

  • April 27, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

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Editorial: All now down to Trump to clinch lasting deal with Kim on nukes

  • April 28, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:05 p.m.
  • English Press

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Cartoon: Denuclearization

  • April 28, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 15
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Cartoon: The border too far

  • May 1, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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Secretary Pompeo, FM Kono discuss DPRK

  • May 1, 2018
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Kim Jong Un expresses readiness to hold dialogue with Japan

  • April 30, 2018
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Trade Minister Seko coordinates with Russian counterpart toward May summit

  • April 30, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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North Korea ready to close nuclear test site in May

  • April 30, 2018
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Two Koreas confirm goal of “complete denuclearization”

  • April 28, 2018
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President Trump, PM Abe speak by phone to discuss response to DPRK

  • April 29, 2018
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Palestinian head responds to questions from Asahi Shimbun

  • May 1, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 1
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Palestinian President Abbas to refuse U.S. mediated-peace process

  • May 1, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 7
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Australia, Canada to help monitor DPRK’s illegal ship-to-ship transfers

  • April 29, 2018
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, UAE agree on cooperation in energy, other sectors

  • May 1, 2018
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LDP Secretary General Nikai meets with Russian prime minister

  • April 28, 2018
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Comfort women memorial taken down in Manila

  • April 29, 2018
  • , Sankei
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ECONOMY

Casino giants itching to place bets on Japan

  • April 28, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:22 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Toyota to invest 170 m. dollars in Mississippi plant

  • April 27, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 9:25 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Hitachi seeks assurance from UK’s May on shared stake in nuclear project

  • April 29, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:20 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Foreign firms express strong interest in casinos in Japan

  • April 28, 2018
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

MSDF, Royal Navy conduct 1st joint exercise in waters off Kanto

  • April 29, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S., Japan to conduct joint drills involving F-35s

  • April 28, 2018
  • , Asahi
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SECURITY

Remodeled Izumo-class destroyers could carry F-35Bs

  • April 28, 2018
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SECURITY

U.S. military admits that Misawa-based U.S. jet flew at low altitude

  • April 29, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 29-30, 2018

  • May 1, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 29, 2018

  • April 30, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 28, 2018

  • April 29, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 27, 2018

  • April 28, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

SoftBank’s Son loosens grip on Sprint as passion shifts to AI and robots

  • May 1, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:22 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cartoon: Golden Week rush overseas

  • April 29, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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POLITICS

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No major change in cabinet support at 43%: Nikkei poll

  • April 30, 2018
  • , Nikkei
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OPINION POLLS

Scandals drain support from Japan’s Abe, Nikkei poll

  • April 30, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:26 a.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Nikkei Digital

  • April 29, 2018
  • , Nikkei digital , 6:47 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

Highlights of the April 2018 Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll

  • May 1, 2018
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1553] – pp. 8–10
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OPINION POLLS

Support for constitutional revision exceeds opposition, Yomiuri poll

  • April 30, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 8:40 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Oedo – Part 1: City of waterways built by samurai

  • April 29, 2018
  • , NHK
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Misuse of the system for recognizing refugees must not be tolerated

  • April 27, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:47 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Ex-U.S. diplomat Albright, writer Ishiguro to be decorated in Japan

  • April 29, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 8:00 a.m.
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