October 16, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 16, 2018
  • , All TV networks
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • October 16, 2018
  • , All newspapers and TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

11-member trade pact should take effect early 2019: Japanese minister

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 2:29 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Kim says N. Korea makes many concessions to Japan on abduction issue

  • October 15, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:16 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

LDP’s Kawai to meet with Philippine president

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Second U.S.-DPRK summit likely to be held in Europe

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China to start dialogue on intellectual property

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Motegi says TPP to take effect as early as January 2019

  • October 16, 2018
  • , NHK
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ECONOMY

Finance chiefs should handle currency issues, not in trade talks: Aso

  • October 15, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 8:42 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Xi and Abe to launch new dialogue on intellectual property

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:50 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Keidanren announces evaluation of political parties’ policies

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 7
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ECONOMY

SECURITY

Nago mayor “pledges” to demand removal of all seven helipads on Camp Schwab

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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SECURITY

MOD to develop glide bombs for island defense

  • October 15, 2018
  • , Mainichi evening edition
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SECURITY

Poll: Majority call for review of FRF initiative 

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Asahi, Sankei
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POLITICS

Editorial: Secure public trust by revealing entire picture of Tokyo Games spending

  • October 15, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 8:23 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct. 15, 2018

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Main points of PM Abe’s statement on raising consumption tax rate to 10% in Oct. 2019

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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POLITICS

FOCUS: Further fiscal reforms seen inevitable after tax hike

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 8:01 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe times consumption tax hike announcement to minimize impact on political agenda

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Consumers, businesses voice mixed views on sales tax hike next year

  • October 15, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 11:28 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Opposition reacts strongly to Abe’s consumption tax hike announcement

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Fujiwara named Japanese vice education min.

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 1:55 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Sankei Shimbun

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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OPINION POLLS

64% of people in Japan trust newspapers, No. 1 in latest Yomiuri poll

  • October 14, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:35 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

SCIENCE

CEATEC Japan focuses on robots with AI

  • October 15, 2018
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