May 2, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 2, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • May 2, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe aims to resolve N. Korea abduction, nuclear issues

  • May 1, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 11:53 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Gist of PM Abe’s news conference in Amman, Jordan on May 1

  • May 2, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan will actively contribute to Mideast peace: Abe

  • May 2, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 6:56 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Hitachi to take part in Taiwan’s shift in energy policy

  • April 30, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 08:24 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Kishida off to India, Vietnam

  • May 2, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Comprehensive strategy needed for building peace on Korean Peninsula

  • April 28, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 11
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

President Trump mentions DMZ as potential site for summit with DPRK leader

  • May 2, 2018
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Police, activists scuffle over forced labor statue in front of Japanese consulate in Busan

  • May 1, 2018
  • , All national papers evening edition
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INTERNATIONAL

AIIB approves 2 newcomers, membership expands to 86

  • May 2, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 1:39 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

U.S. eager to form trade deal with Japan “at some point”: USTR

  • May 2, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 10:43 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Venture capital funds team up with major companies to support startups

  • April 30, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 7
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ECONOMY

Top Thai official expresses keen interest in joining CPTPP

  • May 2, 2018
  • , All national papers
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SECURITY

Japan and US should put alliance on even footing, ex-minister says

  • May 1, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 02:45 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: Renovation of Izumo destroyer needed to strengthen defense of remote islands

  • May 1, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 07:31 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 30–May 1, 2018

  • May 2, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Abe aide to correct Diet remarks over favoritism scandal: source

  • May 2, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 3:13 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

An interview with Fumio Kishida

  • May 2, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Is Shinjiro Koizumi part of an “agricultural policy clique”?

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

Cartoon: Work-style reform

  • May 1, 2018
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

75% say Japan-North Korea summit “should be held,” Nikkei poll

  • April 30, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

42% of voters feel the Heisei Era is “tumultuous,” Asahi survey

  • May 1, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:45 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

U.S. man indicted for killing woman in Osaka

  • May 2, 2018
  • , Kyodo News
  • English Press

SOCIETY

6 foreign trainees worked at Fukushima N-plant

  • May 1, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 5:00 p.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

Todai changes course, mulls private English tests for entrance exam

  • April 28, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 38
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