May 15, 2018

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HEADLINES

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  • May 15, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • May 15, 2018
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AMBASSADOR

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

“Several” senior North Korean officials said to be visiting Beijing

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan urges calm as U.S. embassy opening in Jerusalem sparks protests

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 11:03 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan proactive for Middle East peace

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. embassy relocation a flashpoint in Middle East

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan policy report stresses cooperation with U.S. over N. Korea

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 8:49 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

S. Korea denies ship involved in N. Korea sanctions evasion

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 11:21 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to host RCEP ministerial meeting in Tokyo on July 1

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 11:28 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to give wind power a spin in Russia’s Far East

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:30 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Vietnamese president to visit Japan late May for talks with Abe

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 11:43 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Bangladesh to help realize early return of Rohingya refugees

  • May 14, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 10:07 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Abe hopes for closer Japan-ROK exchanges

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe voices hope to be briefed by President Trump on summit with DPRK

  • May 14, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Suga expresses concern about relocation of U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem

  • May 15, 2018
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ECONOMY

Japan to host RCEP ministerial meeting in July

  • May 15, 2018
  • , NHK
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ECONOMY

Cashless society spreads to Japan

  • May 14, 2018
  • , NHK
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ECONOMY

Gov’t to OK poker for Japan’s casinos

  • May 14, 2018
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan automakers race past rivals in profit margins

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:13 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Cryptocurrency tech eyed for money transfers

  • May 14, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 8:49 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Public comments ignored in review of Basic Energy Plan

  • May 14, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SECURITY

Okinawa governor discharged from hospital after cancer surgery

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 4:21 p.m.
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Okinawa affairs minister comments on U.S. bases’ impact on local economy

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
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SECURITY

Japan’s new ocean policy shifts emphasis to defense and security

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Editorial: Okinawa must never be made Japan’s sacrificial lamb

  • May 15, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:25 p.m.
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SECURITY

Okinawa municipalities to widen base monitoring with cameras

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
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SECURITY

“Sympathy budget” film again questions base-hosting burden

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 16
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Okinawa Governor Onaga to be released from hospital today

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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SECURITY

U.S. aircraft make emergency landings in Ibaraki

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Mainichi
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Nago chief to meet with leading Japanese businessmen

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 14, 2018

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Lower, Upper House Budget Committees, May 14, 2018

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
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POLITICS

Japan scrambles to blunt the pain of consumption tax hike

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:44 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Chastened Aso apologizes to victim of sexual harassment

  • May 15, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:20 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Keidanren recommends creating “digital ministry”

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 4
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Kake scandal

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Scandals

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

38% support cabinet while 44% do not, NHK public opinion poll

  • May 14, 2018
  • , NHK , Online 7:21 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Cabinet and political party support rates, NHK public opinion poll

  • May 14, 2018
  • , NHK , Online
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Transition in population by age group

  • May 15, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 10
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EDUCATION

Japan’s universities struggling under corporate status

  • May 14, 2018
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