April 18, 2019

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 18, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 18, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan watching N. Korea with “grave concern”

  • April 18, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 3:12 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe to skip Yasukuni visit during spring festival

  • April 17, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 8:05 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Gist of Motegi’s remarks at press conference

  • April 17, 2019
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

EXCLUSIVE: Japan, Russia ruling parties seen meeting in May

  • April 17, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 9:41 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan ambassador, S. Korea minister meet

  • April 17, 2019
  • , NHK WORLD
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: We’re all Parisians now

  • April 18, 2019
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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INTERNATIONAL

FM Kono to visit Moscow in mid-May

  • April 18, 2019
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Russian, DPRK leaders may hold summit next week

  • April 18, 2019
  • , Asahi, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Seoul High Court decides to keep comfort women talks secret

  • April 18, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 2:23 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Toshiba to resume looking for buyer of its U.S. LNG operations

  • April 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 13
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ECONOMY

U.S. seeks level playing field in Japan trade talks, ambassador says

  • April 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:24 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

U.S. opts for quick agreement with Japan on agriculture

  • April 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:18 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Editorial: No compromise possible in principles of free trade with U.S.

  • April 18, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:50 p.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Editorial: Japan should not yield to U.S. hard line in trade talks

  • April 18, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Consumption tax hike may be delayed depending on June data: PM aide

  • April 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:11 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Ambassador Hagerty comments on U.S.-Japan trade

  • April 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Govt to revise law for strategic special zones

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

ECONOMY

FTC survey uncovers lack of transparency among IT firms

  • April 18, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 4:00 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan ruling party calls for law to tighten regulation on IT giants

  • April 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 12:11 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan woos Eastern Europe as Belt and Road moves west

  • April 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:15 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Gov’t signs memorandum with Mongolia

  • April 18, 2019
  • , Asahi , p. 3
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ECONOMY

77% of Japanese firms say foreign workers not discriminated in pay

  • April 17, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 9:31 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Foreign visitors to Japan rise 6.2% to over 30 mil. in FY 2018

  • April 17, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 9:22 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Saibu Gas and Russian company talk about partnership on LNG hub that would link Asia

  • April 12, 2019
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 7
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SECURITY

SECURITY

DM Iwaya reiterates no change in F-35 deployment plan

  • April 18, 2019
  • , NHK digital
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Editorial: Japan, U.S. must cooperate to identify cause of F-35 accident

  • April 14, 2019
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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SECURITY

Japan, Philippines agree on defense cooperation

  • April 18, 2019
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 17, 2019

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

Strength of in-house groups in House of Representatives

  • April 18, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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OPINION POLLS

SOCIETY

Examining Carlos Ghosn and Japan’s system of ‘hostage justice’

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

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Editorial: The demographic picture of Heisei and beyond

  • April 17, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
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SOCIETY

Olympics: 2020 Tokyo Games ticket sales to open May 9

  • April 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 3:23 p.m.
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