March 20, 2019

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • March 20, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • March 20, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

N. Korea slams “preposterous” U.S. sanctions stance

  • March 20, 2019
  • , NHK WORLD
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INTERNATIONAL

South Koreans ready more wartime labor suits as clock ticks

  • March 20, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:03 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan’s strategy for direct talks with N. Korea tested over abduction issue

  • March 19, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 9:17 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Russia to discuss visa waiver system

  • March 20, 2019
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Kono comments on China’s crackdown on Uighurs

  • March 20, 2019
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

U.S. to push for FTA with Japan, eyes farm market opening

  • March 20, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 9:31 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan ruling party grills Google in bid to tighten IT regulations

  • March 20, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 2:02 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan regional land prices up for 1st time in 27 yrs on tourist boom

  • March 19, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 5:03 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Doubts emerge in Okinawa about governor’s overtures on Futenma relocation

  • March 20, 2019
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Boeing eager to export pilot training aircraft to Japan

  • March 20, 2019
  • , Sankei
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SECURITY

POLITICS

FM Kono falls ill, cancels official duties on March 20, 21

  • March 20, 2019
  • , NHK digital
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 19, 2019

  • March 20, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

OPINION POLLS

56% oppose Abe serving a 4th straight term as LDP president, Asahi poll

  • March 19, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:10 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Asahi Shimbun

  • March 19, 2019
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SCIENCE

Hayabusa2 detects water-containing minerals on asteroid Ryugu

  • March 20, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 2:00 a.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan space venture chases world market with spring rocket launch

  • March 19, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 9:44 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan, Philippines team up on new resident status

  • March 20, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 9:58 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Olympic chief departure feared to ruin festive mood toward Tokyo 2020

  • March 19, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:51 p.m.
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