May 21, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 21, 2018
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news

  • May 21, 2018
  • , All newspapers and TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan aims to check China through Pacific island nations

  • May 20, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:29 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Abe: “Russians never fail to keep their promises”

  • May 21, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 7
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese, German, French foreign ministers agree to support Iran deal

  • May 18, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 11:06 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

S. Korea minister seeks Japan role in econ. cooperation with North

  • May 18, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 6:55 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Diet group to resume activities for N. Korea ties

  • May 18, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 8:15 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Kono mum on if record exists in support of U.S. nuke deterrence

  • May 16, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 04:10 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

President Trump, President Moon discuss North Korea

  • May 21, 2018
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Admiral Harris nominated as ambassador to South Korea

  • May 19, 2018
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei evening edition
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe to visit Russia for talks with Putin

  • May 19, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

Addressing the declining labor force in Japan

  • May 20, 2018
  • , NHK
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

With TPP ratification in sight, Abe raises banner of free trade

  • May 19, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:35 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Brazil calls for Japan-South America economic partnership

  • May 19, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:20 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Huis Ten Bosch envisages underwater casino

  • May 21, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Toshiba enters new chapter with sale of memory unit

  • May 18, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:44 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Record 98% of university graduates land jobs amid recovering economy

  • May 18, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 1:12 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Lower House approves bill to ratify TPP-11

  • May 19, 2018
  • , All national papers
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan offers Cambodia help to build 1st subway in Phnom Penh

  • May 21, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 3:19 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Soil in returned land at Northern Training Area suspected of chemical contamination

  • May 20, 2018
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Kadena airman arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol

  • May 20, 2018
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Ginowan mayor to visit U.S.

  • May 19, 2018
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Japan’s intelligence operations

  • May 19, 2018
  • , NHK
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SECURITY

Suga allying with Okinawa mayors’ league in autumn gubernatorial race

  • May 21, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Defense Ministry to outsource cybersecurity work to private sector

  • May 19, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 8:13 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Residents near MCAS Iwakuni worried about aircraft noise

  • April 19, 2018
  • , Chugoku Shimbun , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

China lands bombers on South China Sea outpost for first time

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

SECURITY

Japan extends SDF deployment to UN mission headquarters in South Sudan

  • May 19, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

CCS Suga visits Okinawa

  • May 20, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 20, 2018

  • May 21, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 19, 2018

  • May 20, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 18, 2018

  • May 19, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Political schedule as envisioned by ruling parties

  • May 19, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

POLITICS

Finance Ministry faces personnel crisis amid recent string of scandals

  • May 21, 2018
  • , Sankei , pp. 1, 2
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Cabinet support edges up to 42%

  • May 21, 2018
  • , Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

OPINION POLLS

Public approval for Abe cabinet picks up

  • May 21, 2018
  • , Fuji TV, TV Asahi
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Yomiuri Shimbun

  • May 21, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 10
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Cabinet fails to resolve Abe scandals but approval rate up, Asahi poll

  • May 21, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:35 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

SOCIETY

46 rescued from human trafficking in Japan in 2017

  • May 18, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 3:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Seniors in need of nursing care to reach 7.7 million in 2025

  • May 21, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Feature: Ex-serviceman’s tours near base drawing U.S. military folk in Japan

  • May 19, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 7:58 a.m.
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