May 20, 2019

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 20, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • May 20, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan seeks arbitration against S. Korea over wartime labor issue

  • May 20, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 6:14 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

FOCUS: Abe’s skill as U.S.-Iran mediator to be tested

  • May 18, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 10:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Iran ambassador reacts negatively to U.S.’s willingness for dialogue

  • May 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

Heated power game plays out for Arctic Ocean resources

  • May 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:49 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Abe reiterates readiness to meet Kim Jong Un unconditionally

  • May 20, 2019
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.S. lowers the boom on Huawei

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

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Ardent drive to promote Poland-Japan exchanges

  • May 19, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japanese firms suffer profit fall as U.S.-China dispute weighs

  • May 17, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 9:02 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

INTERVIEW: Marubeni chief concerned over U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods

  • May 20, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 2:42 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Fully farmed Japanese tuna set to make its way to Europe

  • May 20, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:57 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan weighs export controls for cutting-edge tech

  • May 20, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:09 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Speed up efforts to raise transparency of transactions conducted by IT giants

  • May 18, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:33 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan, EU react to President Trump’s proclamation on auto imports posing security threat

  • May 18, 2019
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei evening edition
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ECONOMY

Huawei CEO keen on strengthening cooperation with Japan

  • May 19, 2019
  • , NTV, Fuji TV
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ECONOMY

Japan lifts age restrictions on beef imports from U.S.

  • May 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei
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ECONOMY

INTERVIEW: Hong Kong casino operator eyes uniquely Japanese IR

  • May 17, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 11:10 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

4 U.S. airlines tentatively allocated extra Haneda slots

  • May 17, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 4:44 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S. approves sale to Japan of 160 air-to-air missiles

  • May 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 8:21 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: U.S. forces in Japan cannot be allowed to thumb noses at the law

  • May 18, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan, China to hold disarmament talks for 1st time in 8 yrs

  • May 17, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:42 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

Diet enacts law banning drone flights over U.S. bases

  • May 18, 2019
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 19, 2019

  • May 20, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 18, 2019

  • May 19, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 17, 2019

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

The week ahead for May 20 to May 26

  • May 19, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Gov’t to accept more refugees

  • May 19, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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POLITICS

Suga again refers to possible snap election

  • May 20, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 2:00 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Suga hints at possibility of “double election” in summer

  • May 18, 2019
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

52% approve of Japan-North Korea summit without conditions, Yomiuri poll

  • May 20, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 1
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OPINION POLLS

32% want to buy Olympic ticket and see event live, Yomiuri poll

  • May 20, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Yomiuri Shimbun

  • May 20, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 10
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OPINION POLLS

Abe cabinet approval rate edges up to 44.7 pct, Jiji poll

  • May 17, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 5:18 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Nearly 90 pct positive about new era name, Jiji poll

  • May 17, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 5:29 p.m.
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SCIENCE

99% of Pacific megaquake predictions likely to prove wrong: survey

  • May 19, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:31 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Lawsuit filed against dolphin fishing in western Japan

  • May 17, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 9:07 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan to sign on to U.S. moon exploration platform

  • May 20, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:37 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

More Japanese youths smoking marijuana

  • May 16, 2019
  • , Asahi evening edition , p. 12
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