November 27, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • November 27, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • November 27, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe to appeal for importance of free trade at G20 Summit

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe to leave Thurs. for G-20 summit in Argentina

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 2:18 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

N. Korean minister to enter Japan for Olympics meeting: Japan gov’t

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 11:57 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

LDP division adopts protest resolution on ROK lawmakers’ Takeshima landing

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

ROK maritime police order Japanese boat to stop fishing in Japan’s EEZ

  • November 22, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 27
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INTERNATIONAL

ROK Embassy in Japan holds event for Japanese who studied in South Korea

  • November 26, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 25
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Vladimir the Squatter

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

South Korean politicians visit Takeshima

  • November 27, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe avoids referring to “four islands” in Diet testimony on Northern Territories

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Gov’t outlines fiscal stimulus to ease tax hike impact

  • November 26, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 8:22 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Labor shortage perceived as more serious across Japan: gov’t report

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 3:45 p.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma to move head office operations to U.S.

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 14
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ECONOMY

SECURITY

Japan to order 100 more F-35 fighters from U.S.

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:26 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Defense Minister Iwaya hints at upgrading Izumo into aircraft carrier

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Sankei digital
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SECURITY

PM Abe, Governor Tamaki to hold consultations on Futenma relocation

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Japan mulls upgrade of helicopter destroyer into aircraft carrier

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 5:54 p.m.
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SECURITY

Japan eyes introduction of multipurpose aircraft “mother ship”

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 10:56 a.m.
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SECURITY

The number of overseas U.S. bases hits all-time postwar low

  • November 26, 2018
  • , Okinawa Times , Lead story
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SECURITY

U.S. gets the upper hand in FMS, Japan has no say

  • November 19, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 22
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SECURITY

U.S. manufacturers in cutthroat competition for radar business

  • November 17, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 28
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SECURITY

Plebiscite on Futenma transfer to be held in late February

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 26, 2018

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Lower, Upper House Budget Committees, Nov. 26

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
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POLITICS

Abe’s constitutional revision plan difficult pursue in 2019: Komeito

  • November 26, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 3:56 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP dissatisfied with Kantei-led budget formulation, eyeing greater involvement

  • November 22, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Immigration Control Law reform bill

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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POLITICS

SOCIETY

Difference between proposed foreign worker visas, technical intern program

  • November 24, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 3
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Editorial: Japan can learn from S. Korea over foreign worker policy

  • November 26, 2018
  • , The Mainichi
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SOCIETY

Infographic: No. of foreign workers, by status of residence

  • November 18, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 7
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SOCIETY

IOC chief Thomas Bach voices concern over extreme heat at 2020 Olympics

  • November 26, 2018
  • , The Japan Times digital , AFP-JIJI
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SOCIETY

American members of Osaka football team arrested for drug trafficking

  • November 27, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri
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