February 28, 2019

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • February 28, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • February 28, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Trump, Kim focus on nuclear, war-ending issues in Hanoi talks

  • February 28, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 2:24 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Kim welcomes U.S. setting up liaison office in Pyongyang

  • February 28, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 2:30 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe “confident” Trump will convey Japan’s concerns in talks with Kim

  • February 28, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 12:16 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to fund small-arms control in Africa

  • February 28, 2019
  • , NHK WORLD , 12:23 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S.-DPRK summit begins in Hanoi

  • February 28, 2019
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ECONOMY

Japan regulator launches survey to assess IT giants’ sway over vendors

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 7:26 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Itochu invests 20 billion yen in America’s Lycra

  • February 28, 2019
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 11
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ECONOMY

USTR Lighthizer plans to visit Japan in March to launch trade talks

  • February 28, 2019
  • , NHK digital
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ECONOMY

Foreign beef imports surged last month in response to TPP effectuation

  • February 28, 2019
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SECURITY

SDF members to be dispatched to Sinai Peninsula

  • February 28, 2019
  • , Mainichi
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SECURITY

Expert urges Japanese public to look at the essence of national security

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Mainichi , p. 11
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SECURITY

MOD to design new Ikego facilities in FY2019-20

  • February 28, 2019
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 24
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SECURITY

Japan conducted 16 operations to “protect” U.S. military assets last year

  • February 28, 2019
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Nikkei, Sankei
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SECURITY

Japan, India discuss cybersecurity challenges

  • February 28, 2019
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on February 27, 2019

  • February 28, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

LDP official mentions Abe’s possible fourth term as party leader

  • February 28, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP’s Kato mentions Abe’s possible fourth term as party president

  • February 27, 2019
  • , NHK digital
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SCIENCE

Japan to ban exports of nonrecyclable dirty plastic waste

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Mainichi
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Police took action against 40 human traffickers in Japan in 2018

  • February 28, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 1:46 p.m.
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SOCIETY

7,000 cryptocurrency laundering cases reported in Japan in 2018

  • February 28, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 11:26 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan plans event to showcase cultural appeal for Olympics visitors

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 9:22 p.m.
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SOCIETY

“Reconstruction Olympics” theme said not to have caught public eye

  • February 27, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 2:30 p.m.
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SOCIETY

High probability of magnitude-7.0 earthquake off Tohoku coast

  • February 27, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:05 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Veteran Japanese journalist Fumio Matsuo dies at 85

  • February 26, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:43 p.m.
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