February 19, 2019

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • February 19, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • February 19, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Abe to speak by phone with President Trump tomorrow

  • February 19, 2019
  • , NHK, NTV
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Upper House members meet with Xi’s close confidant

  • February 19, 2019
  • , TV Asahi
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Trump’s back-to-back visits reflect Abe’s diplomatic game plan

  • February 19, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:53 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Gist of remarks after Japan-Russia foreign ministerial meeting

  • February 18, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Gist of Japan-ROK foreign ministerial meeting

  • February 16, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan univ. may aid N. Korean athletes for 2020 Tokyo Games

  • February 19, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 2:36 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Abe nominates Trump for Nobel Peace Prize at U.S. request: officials

  • February 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 9:31 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Austria PM visits Hiroshima, A-bomb museum

  • February 16, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 7:10 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Democracy is in a state of emergency

  • February 17, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.S. need to deal with other pressing threats

  • February 19, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Hasty withdrawal of U.S. forces from Afghanistan will cause confusion

  • February 18, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:58 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Tokyo lodges protest with Seoul over ship near disputed islets

  • February 19, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:46 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Kono disputes S. Korean claim over remarks on Emperor

  • February 17, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 9:41 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Russia should negotiate without time limits: envoy

  • February 18, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 7:06 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

N. Korea says Japanese abductee alive in Pyongyang

  • February 15, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:25 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

President Trump to visit Japan May 26-28 as state guest to meet with Emperor

  • February 18, 2019
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

President Trump says PM Abe nominated him for the Nobel Peace Prize

  • February 17, 2019
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan-ROK foreign ministerial fails to bridge gap on wartime compensation issue

  • February 16, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Abductees’ families issue message to Kim Jong Un

  • February 18, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Russian foreign minister to visit Japan in the spring

  • February 18, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

President Trump declares national emergency

  • February 17, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

A commitment to learning and growing with Japan

  • February 17, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Panel holds meeting on regulating GAFA

  • February 18, 2019
  • , NHK
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

Trump vowed to avoid extra tariffs during talks: Japan min.

  • February 19, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 1:17 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

U.S. department submits auto imports report to Trump

  • February 18, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 7:28 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

New revenue sought from projects abroad

  • February 19, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • English Press

ECONOMY

‘Made in Japan’ goods to make US blitz through Amazon

  • February 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:57 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan lures foreigners to local universities with visa incentive

  • February 16, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:40 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Signs of hope in the U.S.-China trade war?

  • February 15, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Global coal phase-out raises viability questions about Japan plants

  • February 8, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 4:05 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan to put whale meat on sale online for restaurants

  • February 18, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 10:42 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Why Japan risked condemnation to restart commercial whaling

  • February 19, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:37 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Osaka in the spotlight ahead of G20 and elections

  • February 16, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Commerce Department submits report on foreign auto imports to President Trump

  • February 19, 2019
  • , All national papers
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

Editorial: Okinawa referendum may deepen rift over Futenma relocation issue

  • February 15, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:58 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan to protect water and electricity from shady telecom equipment

  • February 16, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:36 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Poll shows majority of Okinawans opposed to Henoko relocation

  • February 18, 2019
  • , Asahi, Mainichi
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 18, 2019

  • February 19, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 17, 2019

  • February 18, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 16, 2019

  • February 17, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 15, 2019

  • February 16, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Lower House Budget Committee, Feb 18

  • February 19, 2019
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Highlights of Japan-related events scheduled for Feb. 18-24

  • February 17, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 12:23 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Sankei Shimbun

  • February 19, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Abe’s handling of wartime labor cases draws 64% support in Japan, Nikkei poll

  • February 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:06 a.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Over 70 pct suspect labor stats irregularities cover-up, Jiji Press poll

  • February 15, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 5:18 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

70 pct of Japanese see Russia leading isle talks, Jiji Press poll

  • February 15, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 5:03 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Over half of Japanese want gov’t to follow Okinawa vote result, Jiji Press poll

  • February 15, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 5:02 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

SCIENCE

Japan OKs 1st test using iPS cells to treat spinal cord injuries

  • February 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 8:09 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to revise child custody rules to enforce handovers

  • February 19, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 1:50 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Calls mounting for JOC chief Takeda to resign amid scandal

  • February 16, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 2:20 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Are press activities being undermined in Japan?

  • February 16, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Hiroshima students receive origami crane, a symbol of peace, from Barack Obama

  • February 15, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Half of local governments approve the increase in numbers of foreign laborers, Yomiuri survey

  • February 16, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 5:28 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo Gov’t eyeing traffic volume survey ahead of 2020 Games

  • February 18, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 9:59 p.m.
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