February 8, 2019

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • February 8, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • February 8, 2019
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AMBASSADOR

Ambassador Hagerty visits Sapporo Snow Festival, meets with Hokkaido governor

  • February 8, 2019
  • , Yomiuri, Hokkaido Shimbun
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AMBASSADOR

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

CCS Suga raps ROK over its response to requisitioned workers issue

  • February 8, 2019
  • , NHK digital
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan warns of tit-for-tat action in wartime labor spat with S. Korea

  • February 7, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 9:21 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Can Trump get a divided U.S. Congress to reach a compromise?

  • February 7, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 8:00 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japanese officials to meet in Seoul to discuss DPRK

  • February 8, 2019
  • , Asahi, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Language toned down in government-backed rally on Northern Territories

  • February 8, 2019
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan protests China’s gas field development in East China Sea

  • February 8, 2019
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

USTR Lighthizer to visit China

  • February 8, 2019
  • , Asahi
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ECONOMY

Mimura to serve as JCCI chief for rare third term

  • February 8, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 7:25 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Stories from my life (Part 1): You must be strong to be gentle

  • January 7, 2019
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 10
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ECONOMY

Stories from my life (Part 2): Spending younger days with two rackets

  • January 8, 2019
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 12
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ECONOMY

Stories from my life (Part 3): My struggle with English led to wonderful world

  • January 9, 2019
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 12
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ECONOMY

Stories from my life (Part 4): Failure to understand IBJ President Kurosawa’s kindness

  • January 10, 2019
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 12
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ECONOMY

Stories from my life (Part 5): Reflections for employees at time of bank consolidation

  • January 11, 2019
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 12
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ECONOMY

Japan’s beef imports from TPP nations increase by 55%

  • February 8, 2019
  • , Yomiuri
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SECURITY

Okinawa governor, municipal leaders call for resolution of base-related issues

  • February 8, 2019
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Gov’t consulting with U.S. for improvements in SOFA implementation

  • February 8, 2019
  • , Mainichi
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on February 7, 2019

  • February 8, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Upper House Budget Committee meeting, Feb. 7

  • February 8, 2019
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Upper House Budget Committee meeting, Feb. 7

  • February 8, 2019
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SCIENCE

Japanese team develops motor for Mars drone

  • February 7, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 10:17 p.m.
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SOCIETY

U.N. panel calls on Japan to address violence against children

  • February 7, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 11:44 p.m.
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