November 19, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • November 19, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • November 19, 2018
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AMBASSADOR

Ambassador Hagerty speaks at JNPC

  • November 17, 2018
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri , NHK, TV Asahi , Kyodo
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INTERNATIONAL

Russian spokesperson stresses no automatic handover of two islands

  • November 19, 2018
  • , NTV, TBS, Fuji TV
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INTERNATIONAL

Gist of PM Abe’s news conference in Darwin, Australia, Nov. 16

  • November 17, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Australia, NZ team up with Japan, U.S. to curb China in S. Pacific

  • November 18, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 6:41 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Gist of Japan-Australia joint statement, Nov. 16

  • November 17, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Australia agree to boost defense cooperation amid rising China

  • November 16, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:11 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan seeks G-20 push for transparency on emerging-country debt

  • November 18, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:30 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan seeking U.S. understanding on “demilitarization” of Northern Territories

  • November 18, 2018
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe says island talks with Russia do not contradict past policy

  • November 17, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:29 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Word choice reveals perception gap in Japan-Russia dispute

  • November 17, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:50 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Abe, Putin play rock, paper, scissors

  • November 17, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Govt must solve territorial issue with Russia, serving national interest

  • November 16, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:54 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Tough negotiations ahead over Japan-Russia territorial dispute

  • November 16, 2018
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to cooperate with Canada, Chile over free trade

  • November 18, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 3:33 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Compromise needed to push RCEP trade talks to high-level agreement

  • November 16, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:50 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

APEC fails to issue joint statement due to friction between U.S., China

  • November 19, 2018
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Vice President’s presence growing in diplomatic circles

  • November 18, 2018
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe clarifies approach toward territorial dispute with Russia

  • November 17, 2018
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe holds summit with Australian leader

  • November 17, 2018
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

South Korea to dissolve comfort women foundation

  • November 17, 2018
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

DPRK allegedly working to develop anti-ship missile

  • November 19, 2018
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Abe’s year-end cleaning

  • November 17, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Japan’s IT firms enthusiastically open doors to overseas tech workers

  • November 18, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Consider more acceptance of foreign workers as mid-, long-term strategies

  • November 18, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:43 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Cartoon: Revision of Immigration Act

  • November 18, 2018
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 14
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ECONOMY

Japan, U.S., Australia, NZ ink electricity project in PNG

  • November 18, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 12:38 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Tokyo struggles to adjust to latest ‘tax haven’: the US

  • November 17, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:46 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Toyota, Mazda begin building new $1.6 bil. plant in Alabama

  • November 17, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 7:17 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japanese automakers begin construction of new plant in America

  • November 18, 2018
  • , Yomiuri
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SECURITY

Okinawa papers report on Ambassador Hagerty’s comments on Futenma relocation

  • November 17, 2018
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Japan plays role in U.S. military strategy

  • November 16, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 27
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SECURITY

Editorial: SDF needs to relearn safety basis to avoid more accidents

  • November 17, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan’s satellite system likely to back up U.S. military

  • November 11, 2018
  • , Akahata , p. 15
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Okinawa leader fails to sway USG over Futenma relocation

  • November 17, 2018
  • , Asahi
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SECURITY

Japan to delay SDF Osprey deployment

  • November 17, 2018
  • , All national papers
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SECURITY

GOJ to call for realignment of defense industry

  • November 18, 2018
  • , Mainichi
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SECURITY

Retirement ages for SDF personnel to be extended

  • November 18, 2018
  • , Mainichi
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 18, 2018

  • November 19, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 17, 2018

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

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 16, 2018

  • November 17, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

TPP negotiators to assemble in Tokyo this week

  • November 17, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
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OPINION POLLS

Polls show majority support Abe-Putin agreement on territorial talks

  • November 19, 2018
  • , Fuji TV, TV Asahi
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

47% opposed to consumption tax hike, Mainichi poll

  • November 19, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Mainichi Shimbun

  • November 19, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

Many opposed to Aegis Ashore, Jiji Press poll

  • November 16, 2018
  • , Jiji
  • JMH Translation
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