November 18, 2019

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • November 18, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • November 18, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. colleges lose grip on vital revenue source: Asian students

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:01 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Senior N. Korean official close to Kim leaves Pyongyang for Russia

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 3:11 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

China says carrier passed through Taiwan Strait for “routine training”

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 2:59 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

President Trump posts Twitter message calling for meeting with Kim Jong Un

  • November 18, 2019
  • , NHK, TBS, TV Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese, Koreans pessimistic about fate of GSOMIA

  • November 18, 2019
  • , NTV, Fuji TV
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Kono seeks stronger Japan-ASEAN defense cooperation

  • November 17, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 4:19 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: PM Abe maintains strong Japan-U.S. relationship: Prof. Auer

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Hong Kong authorities must find a starting point to recover stability

  • November 16, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:21 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

China’s first domestically-built aircraft carrier enters Taiwan Strait

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Record 59 pct of Taiwanese pick Japan as favorite nation, poll

  • November 13, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 10:19 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan reportedly authorizes exports of key semiconductor material

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S., ROK to put off joint air training

  • November 18, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

China releases detained Japanese scholar

  • November 16, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Analysis: Trade deal with U.S. will hurt Tokyo if auto tariffs stay

  • November 17, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:30 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Number of passenger ship visits to Yokohama port in 2020 to exceed 200 for first time

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , Lead story
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ECONOMY

Bank of Yokohama joins hands with JBIC to expand yuan-denominated loans

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 3
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ECONOMY

Japan to restrict cultivation areas for brand fruits

  • November 15, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 9:12 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Prevent a slide into recession

  • November 16, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
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ECONOMY

Editorial: After worrying GDP figures, take effective steps to support economy

  • November 15, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:25 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Commentary: Rule-tightening signals Japan wants investors to toe the line

  • November 16, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:57 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Lower House to clear legislation on U.S.-Japan trade agreements soon

  • November 16, 2019
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ECONOMY

Over 50% of Japanese companies offer telecommuting, survey shows

  • November 15, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:16 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Suga denies reported U.S. demand for host-nation support hike

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 2:00 p.m.
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SECURITY

Seoul completely misunderstands security situation: Suga

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 2:26 p.m.
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SECURITY

Major defense equipment fair opens in Japan

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 2:46 p.m.
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SECURITY

Gist of Japan-ROK, Japan-U.S.-ROK defense ministers’ meetings

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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SECURITY

U.S. serviceman arrested in Naha on suspicion of DUI

  • November 17, 2019
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 29
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SECURITY

Editorial: Japan, U.S., South Korea face test of security ties over GSOMIA feud

  • November 16, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:24 p.m.
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SECURITY

Editorial: S. Korea foolish to scrap intel pact with Japan; so many benefits

  • November 16, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:00 p.m.
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SECURITY

Editorial: South Korea must reverse its decision to scrap GSOMIA

  • November 16, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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SECURITY

Consul general pledges efforts to prevent recurrence of dummy bomb incident

  • November 16, 2019
  • , Yomiuri Aomori edition , p. 27
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SECURITY

Editorial: Take all possible measures against cyber-attacks aimed at Tokyo Games

  • November 15, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

GSOMIA likely to expire despite U.S. lobbying

  • November 18, 2019
  • , All national papers
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SECURITY

U.S. allegedly pressed Japan to quadruple spending for hosting troops

  • November 16, 2019
  • , Sankei , Jiji, Kyodo
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan, India to sign defense cooperation pact

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov.17, 2019

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

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 16, 2019

  • November 17, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 6
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 15, 2019

  • November 16, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Highlights of Japan-related events scheduled for Nov. 18-24

  • November 17, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 12:43 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Abe should come clean on doubts over cherry blossom event

  • November 15, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:00 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Cartoon: Damage control beneath the blossoms

  • November 17, 2019
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 7
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POLITICS

LDP’s Amari poised to use tax to drive policymaking

  • November 14, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Japan’s Koizumi on Time magazine’s “100 Next” list

  • November 16, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 2:58 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japanese lawmakers face a rocky journey on comeback trail

  • November 17, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:20 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support rate drops 6 points to 49%, Yomiuri poll

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 1
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Yomiuri Shimbun

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 8
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OPINION POLLS

Abe cabinet approval rate rises to 48 pct, Jiji poll

  • November 15, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 5:11 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

76 pct tolerate review to imperial succession system, Jiji poll

  • November 15, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 7:03 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan-S. Korea team to observe asteroid using Hokkaido telescope

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 1:42 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Gov’t says safe to release contaminated Fukushima water into ocean

  • November 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:10 p.m.
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SOCIETY

U.S. military joins Yokosuka police patrol for first time

  • November 16, 2019
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun East edition , p. 20
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Sex crimes remain significantly underreported in Japan, gov’t survey

  • November 16, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 12:17 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japanese celebrities are using YouTube in new ways to connect with fans

  • November 16, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
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SOCIETY

Record 61 pct in Japan back working mothers, govt survey

  • November 15, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 5:24 p.m.
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EDUCATION

Outsourcing of English tests stirs up storm in education

  • November 17, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
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