October 18, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 18, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • October 18, 2018
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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 17, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Trump picks Air Force vet Stilwell as top U.S. diplomat for E. Asia

  • October 18, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 10:06 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Gist of joint news conference after Japan-France summit, Oct. 17

  • October 18, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Gist of joint statement issued after the Japan-Spain summit, Oct. 17

  • October 18, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Expert demands Japan establish “industrial security” with U.S.

  • October 17, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Russia to hold additional firing drills in Northern Territories

  • October 18, 2018
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, France agree to enhance cooperation in Indo-Pacific

  • October 18, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Leaders of Japan, Spain confirm free trade system

  • October 17, 2018
  • , NHK
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ECONOMY

Gov’t planning to lower drug prices for 2nd straight year

  • October 18, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 3
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ECONOMY

China intends to ease ban on Japanese food imports

  • October 17, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 2:03 a.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan rises to 5th in WEF competitiveness rankings in 2018

  • October 17, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 12:18 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan to promote foreign takeovers of heirless companies

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:45 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Infographic: Share of total electricity generation, by source

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 16
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ECONOMY

US takeout sushi king AFC to have Japanese owner

  • October 17, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:07 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

U.S, Japan likely to start new trade talks in January

  • October 18, 2018
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ECONOMY

Australian legislature approves TPP legislation

  • October 17, 2018
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan government and Okinawa resume fight over US base transfer

  • October 18, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:06 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Submarine supremacy: China and Japan spar beneath the surface

  • October 18, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:30 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Okinawa reacts sharply to GOJ legal actions over Futenma relocation

  • October 18, 2018
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SECURITY

GOJ shifts back to hard line on Okinawa

  • October 17, 2018
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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POLITICS

Lawmakers visit Yasukuni Shrine

  • October 18, 2018
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct. 16–17, 2018

  • October 18, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Extraordinary session to be convened on Oct. 24

  • October 18, 2018
  • , Mainichi , pp. 1, 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Editorial: Prime minister must follow through on pledge to up consumption tax rate

  • October 16, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:35 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

GOJ to quash Okinawa’s moves to block Futenma relocation to Henoko

  • October 17, 2018
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POLITICS

PM Abe makes ritual offering to Yasukuni Shrine

  • October 17, 2018
  • , NHK
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SCIENCE

Infographic: Total R&D expenditure in Japan, the U.S., and China

  • October 17, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 8
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SOCIETY

Surveillance cameras removed from shower area at Ibaraki immigration center

  • October 16, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Foreign press club to return to Marunouchi district

  • October 18, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 2:59 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Survey finds 47% of young people read newspaper

  • October 16, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun evening edition , p. 6
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