February 27, 2019

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • February 27, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • February 27, 2019
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AMBASSADOR

Ambassador Hagerty visits Kobe, lauds its efforts to support startups

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Sankei, Kobe Shinbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Gov’t sends official from abduction headquarters to Hanoi

  • February 27, 2019
  • , TV Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan protests Russian gov’t officials’ visits to Shikotan

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 12:11 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan gov’t approves signing of revised free trade pact with ASEAN

  • February 26, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 7:51 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s Kono pins hopes on Trump-Kim summit

  • February 26, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 9:31 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Gov’t seeking opportunities for a Japan-DPRK summit

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Second U.S.-DPRK summit talks to begin this evening

  • February 27, 2019
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

ROK leader comments on pro-Japan forces during colonial era

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Two senior Russian officials visit Northern Territories

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Defense chief comments on possible ROK participation in naval review

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Asahi, Sankei
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ECONOMY

Japan’s beef imports from TPP-11 members soar more than 50% in Jan.

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 3:01 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

3 mobile carriers, Rakuten apply for Japan’s 5G band allocation

  • February 26, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 7:59 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Gov’t eyes attracting foreign capital to revitalize regional areas

  • February 20, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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ECONOMY

Antitrust watchdog to question Amazon Japan over new rewards program

  • February 26, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 9:14 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Ricoh and Cisco join hands to improve client companies’ security on the cloud

  • February 27, 2019
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Keidanren refuses to co-host public debate on nuclear power

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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ECONOMY

Jiji Press public opinion poll on passenger cars

  • February 21, 2019
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1582] – pp. 1, 4, 5, 6)
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SECURITY

Japan tests health risk of new Aegis defense radar

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:56 a.m.
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SECURITY

Taiwan’s defense minister says Japan, U.S. might help if attacked

  • February 25, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 7:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: Prevent Okinawa poll from disturbing efforts to reduce base-related burdens

  • February 26, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:56 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Zushi announces construction of five facilities in Ikego housing area

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 22
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SECURITY

PM Abe prepared to meet with Okinawa Governor Tamaki

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

U.S. Osprey conducts test flight

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on February 26, 2019

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

PM Abe’s attendance at informal meetings between LDP and various organizations

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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POLITICS

SOCIETY

Lower house issues congratulatory message on emperor’s 30-yr reign

  • February 26, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 1:02 p.m.
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