September 19, 2019

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • September 19, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • September 19, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. mulls deploying F-35 fighters at Kadena Air Base

  • September 19, 2019
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan will press U.S. for pledge on auto tariffs: new foreign minister

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:34 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Interview with Defense Minister Taro Kono

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

N. Korea envoy says ties with Japan go “from bad to worse”

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

INTERNATIONAL

After reshuffle, Abe remains on rocky road over abductions

  • September 18, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 3:30 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Trump names State Department official O’Brien as new security adviser

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 6:27 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Countries should deal with attacks on Saudi Arabia oil facilities calmly

  • September 18, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 8:26 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan plans test tour to Russian-held isles

  • September 19, 2019
  • , NHK WORLD
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INTERNATIONAL

Number of Koreans visiting Japan drops sharply

  • September 19, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese food exports to South Korea decline substantially

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Little progress being made in improving Japan-ROK relations

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan recommends Asakawa as next ADB president

  • September 18, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 5:04 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan-Iran summit likely to take place in New York on Sept. 24

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Senior State Department official tapped as new national security adviser

  • September 19, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Australian leaders agree to promote free trade

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

FM Motegi asks British counterpart to ensure orderly Brexit

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, N.Z. agree to deepen defense, economic cooperation

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 3:14 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan gov’t downplays drop in South Korean visitors

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 1:20 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

S. Korean visitors to Japan down by half in Aug.: gov’t data

  • September 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 6:50 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

South Korean visitors to Japan halve in Aug.

  • September 18, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 8:14 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan feeling economic pinch as S. Korean visitors plummet

  • September 19, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:30 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s food exports to S. Korea plunge 40 pct in Aug.

  • September 18, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 10:44 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. “actively engaged” in efforts to improve Tokyo-Seoul ties

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 11:21 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan, U.S. biz leaders concerned over extra U.S. auto tariffs

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 10:06 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Battered by trade war, China’s cities vie for Japanese business

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:27 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Higher crude oil prices could affect Japanese households

  • September 17, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 10:43 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

More than 60% of Yokohama citizens oppose having IR, Kanagawa Shimbun-JX Press poll

  • September 17, 2019
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , Lead story
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ECONOMY

President Trump’s friend behind Yokohama mayor’s shift from anti- to pro-casino stance

  • September 5, 2019
  • , Shukan Bunshun , p. 131
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ECONOMY

Japan logs goods trade deficit for 2nd straight month in Aug.

  • September 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 1:14 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

BOJ keeps monetary policy unchanged, resists global easing trend

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 3:02 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: New NRA probe into Fukushima accident should help better safety

  • September 19, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:40 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Low-tariff quota to be set for U.S. beef imports

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Mainichi
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ECONOMY

U.S. industry calls for comprehensive trade deal with Japan

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Asahi
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ECONOMY

Toyota to increase investment in U.S.

  • September 19, 2019
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ECONOMY

Ex-TEPCO execs acquitted over Fukushima nuclear crisis

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 2:26 p.m.
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SECURITY

Chinese military briefed Japan on defense policy

  • September 18, 2019
  • , NHK WORLD
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SECURITY

Abe, NSC to oversee economic security

  • September 18, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 8:35 p.m.
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 18, 2019

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

Japan’s Diet to convene extraordinary session on Oct. 4

  • September 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 8:13 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Former Land Minister Ishii to become Komeito deputy chief representative

  • September 19, 2019
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

SOCIETY

Over 190 countries expected at emperor’s post-accession ceremony

  • September 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:24 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Child poverty research consortium formed in Japan

  • September 18, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 7:16 p.m.
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EDUCATION

Application starts for English test under new college entrance system

  • September 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 8:29 p.m.
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