August 27, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • August 27, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • August 27, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Suga comments on North Korea’s decision to expel Japanese national

  • August 27, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: S. Korea must maintain cooperation with U.S. over North’s nuclear issue

  • August 26, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 07:37 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Negotiations are meaningless without DPRK’s denuclearization

  • August 26, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Ship-to-ship transfers a “big loophole” in N. Korea sanctions: Kono

  • August 26, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 09:02 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese firms face tough choices as U.S.-China trade war drags on

  • August 24, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
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INTERNATIONAL

China wants 48 hrs to answer Japan on hotline

  • August 24, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 08:42 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.S., China must strive to avoid trade friction turning into quagmire

  • August 25, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 07:39 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.S., China must continue trade talks to avert a global disaster

  • August 25, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 01:40 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe to entrust Komeito leader with a personal letter to Xi

  • August 25, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Chinese vice president hails improvement of Japan-China relations

  • August 25, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan House opens doors in LA as government looks to extend soft power

  • August 25, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
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INTERNATIONAL

Secretary Pompeo’s trip to Pyongyang canceled

  • August 26, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Secretary Pompeo, FM Kono spoke by phone

  • August 27, 2018
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese national detained by North Korea to be expelled

  • August 27, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. allegedly asked Japan to stop importing oil from Iran

  • August 26, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China to hold financial dialogue

  • August 25, 2018
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Showa Shell to participate in power generation business in U.S.

  • August 25, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 11
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Cartoon: U.S. and Chinese tit-for-tat tariffs

  • August 25, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Toyota group companies to team up on self-driving tech

  • August 24, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 06:08 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Ministry to start R&D for post-5G telecom standard

  • August 26, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 08:24 p.m.
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ECONOMY

U.S., Japan may hold economic dialogue in September

  • August 26, 2018
  • , Sankei
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SECURITY

Japan and U.S. to sharpen missile defense with real-time data sharing

  • August 25, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:40 a.m.
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SECURITY

Advisory panel in works to speed up review of Japan defense guidelines

  • August 26, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Gov’t excludes two Chinese companies from bidding on information systems contracts

  • August 26, 2018
  • , Sankei , Lead story
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SECURITY

North Korean fishing in Japan’s economic zone drops 77%

  • August 25, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 01:44 a.m.
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SECURITY

U.S., Japan to share real-time missile data

  • August 25, 2018
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S Navy reactivates Second Fleet with eye on Russia

  • August 26, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

Saga Prefecture agrees to host GSDF Ospreys

  • August 25, 2018
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 26, 2018

  • August 27, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 25, 2018

  • August 26, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 24, 2018

  • August 25, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Gov’t conducts evacuation drill for multiple nuclear accidents

  • August 25, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 7:53 p.m.
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POLITICS

Sr. gov’t officials, ruling party execs to visit China

  • August 26, 2018
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 3
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POLITICS

LDP group seeks referendum on Constitution change by next summer

  • August 27, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 6:09 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Cabinet Secretariat increases budget request for cyber defense by 70%

  • August 26, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime Minister Abe declares candidacy for LDP presidential race

  • August 27, 2018
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OPINION POLLS

FNN poll: Support for Abe cabinet rises to 45.6%

  • August 27, 2018
  • , Fuji TV
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Yomiuri Shimbun

  • August 27, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 8
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OPINION POLLS

Abe seen as preferred LDP leader, Kyodo News poll

  • August 26, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:13 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

Abe seeks 3 more years, with polls showing 39% support, Nikkei poll

  • August 27, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:55 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Detention of foreigners who illegally stay in Japan becoming longer

  • August 25, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 08:23 p.m.
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SOCIETY

New gov’t agency to be set up to deal with foreign workers

  • August 25, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 08:41 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Phone fraud groups in China targeting elderly victims in Japan

  • August 25, 2018
  • , The Mainichi
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EDUCATION

Japan to nurture young scientists by integrating education programs

  • August 27, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 2:33 p.m.
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