December 21, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • December 21, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • December 21, 2018
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AMBASSADOR

INTERNATIONAL

MOFA bureau chief, ROK counterpart to meet on Dec. 23-25

  • December 21, 2018
  • , NHK digital
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Putin airs concern over Japan’s plan to deploy U.S. missile system

  • December 20, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 11:45 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Removal of mural seen as linked to Japan’s wartime army put on hold

  • December 19, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 1:51 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Expert: “Wise mediator” needed

  • December 19, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 14
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Over one thousand former requisitioned workers sue ROK government

  • December 21, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

EU ratifies EPA with Japan, accord to take effect Feb. 1

  • December 21, 2018
  • , NHK
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ECONOMY

Nearly 70% of Japan CEOs say trade war is taking a toll, Nikkei survey of 100 major companies

  • December 20, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:30 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan economy may have matched longest postwar boom

  • December 20, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 9:10 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan planning to withdraw from IWC

  • December 21, 2018
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SECURITY

Suga hails Mattis contribution to Japan-U.S. alliance

  • December 21, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 2:21 p.m.
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan expects close ongoing U.S. cooperation despite Mattis departure

  • December 21, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 2:10 p.m.
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SECURITY

New Japanese radar to monitor foreign “killer” satellites

  • December 20, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 10:30 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

New defense guidelines assume massive purchase of U.S.-made equipment

  • December 19, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 2
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SECURITY

Ginowan might skip referendum on Henoko project

  • December 21, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 20, 2018

  • December 21, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Gov’t provides 7.9 billion yen in subsidies to eight political parties

  • December 21, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Can AI save the GOJ?

  • December 21, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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SOCIETY

Olympics: Tokyo 2020 volunteer drive receives 162,000 applicants

  • December 20, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 6:16 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Burdens

  • December 21, 2018
  • , Asahi , A. 16
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EDUCATION

Japan to boost performance-based university subsidies

  • December 20, 2018
  • , Jiji Press
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