June 4, 2019

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 4, 2019
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news

  • June 4, 2019
  • , All newspapers and TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

Acting Secretary Shanahan meets with PM Abe, FM Kono

  • June 4, 2019
  • , NHK, TV Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe, Shanahan agree to bolster Japan-U.S. alliance, work together over N. Korea

  • June 4, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 5:31 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. Embassy deputy chief of mission attends reconstruction event in Iwate

  • June 2, 2019
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Prime Minister Abe hosts iftar for Islamic envoys

  • June 4, 2019
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Kim Jong Un’s sister re-emerges, first sighting in three months

  • June 4, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:52 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: June Fourth Incident “unremembered”

  • June 4, 2019
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Defense ministerial held between Japan, Canada

  • June 4, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

FM Kono to accompany Abe to Iran

  • June 4, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Japan, U.S. to hold working-level trade talks from Mon.

  • June 4, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 12:54 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

G20: Japan striving to get consensus on trade

  • June 4, 2019
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Commentary: Now is the time for stronger G20 trade and investment

  • June 3, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan plans infrastructure export drive

  • June 4, 2019
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Gov’t to centralize export strategy for agricultural products

  • June 3, 2019
  • , Nikkei evening edition , Lead story
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ECONOMY

Gov’t to set up public-private council on African investment

  • June 2, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan mandates cars to be 30% more fuel efficient by 2030

  • June 4, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:47 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan to greenlight 5G base stations on 200,000 traffic signals

  • June 3, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:19 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

SECURITY

Japan to end search for F-35A, allow resumption of flights

  • June 4, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 11:09 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Commentary: Falling short of a ‘NATO’ for the Indo-Pacific

  • June 3, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: China must observe global rules to maintain order in Indo-Pacific

  • June 3, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 8:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: SOFA should not be left in current unfair state

  • June 3, 2019
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 5
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SECURITY

Acting Secretary Shanahan to meet with Abe today

  • June 4, 2019
  • , Jiji
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SECURITY

No major drills to be held between U.S., ROK this year

  • June 4, 2019
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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POLITICS

Senior DPFP official resigns from party, to join CDPJ floor group

  • June 3, 2019
  • , NHK, NTV, TBS, TV Asahi
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 3, 2019

  • June 4, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Total of 261 plan to run in Upper House elections

  • June 4, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 1
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POLITICS

Abe meets with LDP’s Kishida at his private residence

  • June 4, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Putting one’s manual in one’s mouth

  • June 2, 2019
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 14
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POLITICS

Interview with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

  • June 1, 2019
  • , Chuokoron , p. 25 - 35
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OPINION POLLS

Trend in average cabinet support rate, Saitama University Social Survey Research Center

  • June 4, 2019
  • , Saitama University Social Survey Research Center
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SCIENCE

Japan eyeing uniform ban on free plastic shopping bags

  • June 3, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 11:12 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Petition against mandatory high heels submitted to labor ministry

  • June 3, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 6:44 p.m.
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