May 8, 2019

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 8, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • May 8, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to call on N. Korea to realize summit “without conditions”

  • May 7, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 9:37 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

N. Korea may begin contacts with Japan following Abe’s gesture

  • May 7, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 7:35 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S., S. Korea to meet on projectile launches by North

  • May 7, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 5:15 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

CCS Suga to depart for U.S. tomorrow

  • May 8, 2019
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

ROK parliamentary leader’s envoy to visit Japan

  • May 8, 2019
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

World leaders congratulate Japan’s new emperor on enthronement

  • May 1, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 08:46 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Trump sends “profound congratulations” to new Japanese emperor

  • May 1, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 12:54 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Trump offers “heartfelt appreciation” to Japan’s outgoing emperor

  • April 30, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 02:24 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Analysis: Abe’s focus on friendship with Trump may backfire at home

  • April 27, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 03:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

ASEAN opens door to yuan and yen for currency safety net

  • May 3, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 05:19 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Debate over colonial-era Japanese buildings flares in South Korea

  • May 2, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 01:51 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan treads carefully to avoid US-China trade war crossfire

  • May 8, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review
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ECONOMY

Kyocera to acquire U.S. construction tool distributor

  • May 7, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 8:25 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Gov’t to send financial experts to Africa

  • May 8, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

JA Zenchu, JICA to jointly revitalize agriculture in developing nations

  • May 8, 2019
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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ECONOMY

GM unit to raise 1.15 b. dollars from Honda, others

  • May 8, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 12:08 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

30% Club Japan launched to increase women at company boards

  • May 6, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 4:16 p.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Irked by WTO ruling, Abe vows to reform trade organization

  • April 30, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 02:40 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

30% of livestock cell operators not active

  • May 4, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 07:42 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan sales tax to rise as planned: ruling party heavyweight

  • May 3, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 05:59 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan looks to drones, self-driving tractors to lift rice exports

  • May 2, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 04:52 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Ginowan mayor to visit U.S.

  • May 8, 2019
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Japan research institute studying use of AI for nuclear forensics

  • May 7, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 6:07 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan deploying longer-range missiles to counter China

  • April 30, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 07:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Streamlined duties help MSDF to battle shortage of new cadets

  • April 29, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 06:25 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan to develop 1st defense use computer virus against cyberattacks

  • April 30, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 02:07 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Soft seabed puts U.S. base project in Okinawa back in tight corner

  • May 4, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 07:20 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 7, 2019

  • May 8, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 6, 2019

  • May 8, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Communists give rare congratulations for new Emperor’s enthronement

  • May 7, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 8:54 p.m.
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POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Representatives

  • May 8, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Cartoon: Suga reaches out

  • May 8, 2019
  • , Asahi , p. 12
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POLITICS

Koizumi calls for closer Japan-U.S. alliance, vows domestic reforms

  • May 4, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 11:40 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe stands by 2020 target for amending Japan’s constitution

  • May 4, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 03:34 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Highlights of Japan-related events scheduled for April 29-May 5

  • April 28, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 01:49 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Kyodo News spot opinion poll & results from Tokyo Shimbun

  • May 3, 2019
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Highlights of April 2019 Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll

  • May 1, 2019
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1589] – pp. 8–11
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Mainichi Shimbun

  • May 3, 2019
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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SCIENCE

Japan to import Ebola virus for diagnostic testing

  • May 8, 2019
  • , Yomiuri
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SCIENCE

U.N. climate panel kicks off general meeting in Kyoto

  • May 8, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 1:12 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan minister hopeful for expanding space activities

  • May 7, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 2:28 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Olympics: Concerns remain over Tokyo 2020 preparation

  • May 7, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 8:17 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan mulls amnesty in honor of Emperor Naruhito’s enthronement

  • May 3, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 08:24 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Profile of Japan’s New Emperor Naruhito

  • May 1, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 0:02 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Profile of Japan’s New Empress Masako

  • May 1, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 0:02 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan’s shrinking royal family reignites debate on women’s role

  • May 2, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 05:24 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan grants 1st working visa under new system to 2 Cambodians

  • April 26, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 07:00 p.m.
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