April 8, 2019

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 8, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 8, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe to visit Europe, N. America from April 22

  • April 8, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 3:01 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Gist of communique by G-7 foreign ministers

  • April 7, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 9:59 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

G-7 pushes N. Korea to continue denuclearization talks with U.S.

  • April 7, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 9:58 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China to hold ministerial economic talks in April

  • April 5, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 9:39 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

France respects Japan’s judicial procedures regarding Ghosn: Le Drian

  • April 6, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 11:57 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan agrees with EU, Canada to maintain pressure on N. Korea

  • April 6, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 2:16 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Rebuild NATO unity between U.S., Europe to deal with security threats

  • April 7, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 9:22 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Expert: Japan violates UNSC resolutions sanctioning DPRK

  • May 1, 2019
  • , Seiron , p. 64 - 73
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INTERNATIONAL

Kono urges UK to avoid no-deal Brexit

  • April 6, 2019
  • , NHK WORLD , 4:23 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

FOCUS: Can U.S. mediate between Japan, S. Korea to ensure regional stability?

  • April 7, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 11:18 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Secretary Pompeo says channels of communication with DPRK still open

  • April 6, 2019
  • , Asahi, Mainichi evening edition
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INTERNATIONAL

Top G7 diplomats discuss North Korea, cybersecurity, China

  • April 7, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Increasing number of Japanese worried about Japan’s diplomacy

  • April 6, 2019
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ECONOMY

RCEP trade pact likely to be concluded in November: ASEAN chief

  • April 5, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:41 p.m.
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ECONOMY

U.S. frozen beef falls in price in Japan

  • April 6, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 16
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ECONOMY

Japan current account surplus expands 25% in Feb. on lower oil prices

  • April 8, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 11:02 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Overhaul foreign trainee program

  • April 6, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
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ECONOMY

FOCUS: Exploitation by brokers feared to continue under new visa system

  • April 7, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 10:30 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan to form 40-company alliance for open innovation breakthrough

  • April 7, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:02 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Keidanren wants N-plant lifetime extended to over 60 yrs

  • April 5, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 11:53 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Failed bet on U.S. expansion forces Akebono Brake to shutter plants

  • April 6, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:09 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Editorial: It’s time to raise alert over cooling of corporate business confidence

  • April 5, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:27 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan unlikely to invoke beef safeguard

  • April 6, 2019
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

Ginowan mayor plans to visit U.S. in May

  • April 6, 2019
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Japan defense minister visits new troop base on far southwest island

  • April 7, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 2:18 p.m.
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SECURITY

EXCLUSIVE: No air defense capability eyed for Aegis Ashore

  • April 6, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 8:34 p.m.
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SECURITY

Japan-Italy defense cooperation comes into force

  • April 6, 2019
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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SECURITY

U.S. serviceman stationed at Misawa arrested on charge of assault

  • April 5, 2019
  • , NHK , Online 9:05 p.m.
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SECURITY

Four U.S. envoys meet in Tokyo to discuss “free and open Indo-Pacific”

  • April 6, 2019
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei , TBS
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SECURITY

SECURITY

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SECURITY

MOD think tank cites adverse effects of suspension of U.S.-ROK drills

  • April 6, 2019
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 7, 2019

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

Prime minister’s schedule on April 6, 2019

  • April 7, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 5, 2019

  • April 6, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Editorial: Regional areas will not thrive without choices

  • April 8, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Suga among post-Abe candidates: LDP Nikai

  • April 6, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 11:36 p.m.
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POLITICS

LDP wins majority of prefectural seats ahead of upper house race

  • April 8, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:20 p.m.
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POLITICS

Japanese vice land minister quits over remarks on favoring Abe

  • April 5, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 8:05 p.m.
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POLITICS

Newly elected governors, mayors of ordinance-designated cities

  • April 8, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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POLITICS

Highlights of Japan-related events scheduled for April 8-14

  • April 7, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 12:36 p.m.
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POLITICS

Abe’s LDP sees divisions in regional polls ahead of upper house race

  • April 8, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 00:40 a.m.
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POLITICS

Gov’t appoints new MLIT state minister

  • April 6, 2019
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Osaka voters endorse swap of two local leaders in elections

  • April 8, 2019
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

FNN poll shows 87% like new era name, Reiwa

  • April 8, 2019
  • , Fuji TV
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

SCIENCE

Japan space probe shoots a projectile at asteroid successfully

  • April 5, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:25 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Nissan removes Ghosn from board, marking end of an era

  • April 8, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:58 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Olympics: JOC to name judo federation head Yamashita as new chief

  • April 5, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 8:40 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Olympics: Tokyo 2020 ticket lottery applications to open in May

  • April 5, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 7:24 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Ghosn’s wife departs Japan on American passport

  • April 8, 2019
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EDUCATION

Editorial: Pretest outcome must lead to smooth shift to new university entrance exam

  • April 8, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 4:00 a.m.
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