July 8, 2019

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • July 8, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • July 8, 2019
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AMBASSADOR

A time to reflect on founding values

  • July 4, 2019
  • , The Japan Times , p. 6
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe comments on U.S.-Japan security

  • July 7, 2019
  • , Fuji TV
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Japan urges Iran to keep nuclear deal, refrain from further action

  • July 8, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 1:08 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan urges Iran to honor nuclear deal

  • July 4, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 9:05 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Trump offers Kim ‘appropriate measures’

  • July 6, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:50 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

N. Korea’s Kim “notes” Japan’s offer of talks, Xi tells Abe

  • July 4, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 9:10 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Abe taking hardline stance against South Korea

  • July 7, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 1:21 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Abe wins, no matter what Trump does

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

INTERNATIONAL

Japan-funded “comfort women” foundation in S. Korea formally closed

  • July 5, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 2:36 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Get Japan-South Korea diplomacy back on track

  • July 5, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Export curbs ignite boycotts in S. Korea against Japanese goods

  • July 7, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:10 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

South Korean envoy “hopes summit talks will resume”

  • July 5, 2019
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Moon administration should act to repair damaged ties with Japan

  • July 6, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:32 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

South Korean companies stock up as Japan’s export curbs kick in

  • July 4, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 07:30 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

South Korea threatens retaliation over Japan export controls

  • July 5, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 03:33 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Growing conflict between Japan, ROK over export controls

  • July 5, 2019
  • , All national papers
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Russia protests against G-20 video showing disputed isles

  • July 5, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 11:07 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese visitors to Russia’s Far East surging

  • July 8, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 10:00 a.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan upgrades economic assessment for May on robust output data

  • July 5, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 5:33 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan’s tax revenue hits record 60.36 tril. yen in FY 2018

  • July 2, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 06:20 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Does Japan’s experience vindicate MMT?

  • July 7, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Myanmar economic zone reimagined as export hub to India

  • July 8, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:02 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Sumitomo taps logistics demand as production shifts to Vietnam

  • July 7, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:19 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

TDK establishes corporate venture in U.S.

  • July 4, 2019
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Kura Sushi USA files for IPO on Nasdaq

  • July 4, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 04:01 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan not to review host-nation aid for U.S. troops: Abe

  • July 4, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 10:02 p.m.
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SECURITY

Missiles China fired likely ‘carrier killers’

  • July 5, 2019
  • , NHK WORLD
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SECURITY

U.S. Marine rearrested for attempted murder in Tokyo

  • July 4, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 6:16 p.m.
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SECURITY

5 people in Japan accused of attempting to join Islamic State

  • July 3, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 07:11 p.m.
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SECURITY

China conducts ballistic missile test in S. China Sea: U.S. official

  • July 4, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 6:27 p.m.
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SECURITY

Pentagon discloses China conducted missile test in South China Sea

  • July 5, 2019
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei , NHK , Kyodo News
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

China allegedly monitoring U.S.-Australian training

  • July 8, 2019
  • , Asahi
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

Japan, ASEAN to hold conference on air defense

  • July 8, 2019
  • , Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 7, 2019

  • July 8, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 6, 2019

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

Prime minister’s schedule on July 5, 2019

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

Prime minister’s schedule on July 4, 2019

  • July 5, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 3, 2019

  • July 4, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Main events scheduled for July 8-14

  • July 5, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 8:44 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Major political parties’ election pledges on key issues

  • July 4, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 07:03 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Yet another test of Abe’s policies

  • July 4, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe squares off with opposition leaders ahead of Upper House election

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

POLITICS

Editorial: Voters must scrutinize what parties promise, and how it will be paid for

  • July 5, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:41 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Parties should outline vision for sustaining social security system

  • July 5, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:10 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Official campaign for Upper House election kicks off

  • July 5, 2019
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POLITICS

Editorial: Face policy challenges from medium- and long-term view

  • July 4, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 07:17 p.m.
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POLITICS

PM Abe says no further consumption tax hike for 10 years

  • July 4, 2019
  • , All national papers
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POLITICS

Polls indicate ruling parties to win majority of seats in Upper House election

  • July 6, 2019
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Sankei , Kyodo News
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Editorial: Upper House poll will be vote on curbing Abe’s dominant power

  • July 4, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 01:25 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Editorial: More gender balance in politics

  • July 6, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Ratio of women in parliament brought into focus in Japan’s election

  • July 5, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 5:11 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Five things to know about Japan’s upper house election

  • July 4, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 04:43 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe has Japan’s youth on his side as political age divide widens

  • July 7, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:03 a.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Highlights of June 2019 Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll

  • July 1, 2019
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1595] – pp. 8–11
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Coalition likely to win majority of seats in Upper House election, Asahi poll

  • July 6, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:15 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Japan’s ruling bloc eyes solid victory in upper house election, Kyodo News poll

  • July 6, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 8:12 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Majority of elderly households in Japan live on pensions alone

  • July 2, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 06:28 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Olympics: 3.2 million tickets sold in 1st phase for Tokyo 2020

  • July 5, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 6:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Ancient Japanese tombs added to UNESCO World Heritage list

  • July 6, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 9:16 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo 2020 ‘wooden’ stadium ready to beat summer heat

  • July 4, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 05:02 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Olympic organizers announce more Tokyo 2020 ticket lotteries

  • July 4, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 09:37 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Latest security cameras placed on paths to Olympic venues

  • July 3, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 07:12 p.m.
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