December 6, 2019

 Morning Alert 

HEADLINES

Noon news

  • December 6, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • December 6, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. embassy in Afghanistan mourns Nakamura’s death

  • December 5, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 7:13 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan names new ambassador to Italy

  • December 6, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:06 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan not eyeing removal of export controls in talks with S. Korea

  • December 6, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 2:03 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s UN envoy vows to address DPRK, other issues

  • December 6, 2019
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: China-Russia partnership deepens

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

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Nakamura’s legacy of aid should be carried on in Afghanistan

  • December 6, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:10 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Kantei’s top security official visiting China

  • December 6, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Lassoing a suppressor

  • December 6, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

China sees U.S. training site on Mageshima as threat

  • December 5, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 6:07 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan approves stimulus worth 26 tril. yen to avert looming downturn

  • December 5, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:27 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Gist of Japan’s economic stimulus package

  • December 5, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 6:32 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

U.S., Japan to discuss next trade talks in early 2020: USTR office

  • December 5, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 10:00 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Kyushu Electric Power acquires 12.5% stake in LNG-fired power project in U.S.

  • December 6, 2019
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 7
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ECONOMY

GOJ eager to support telecom and high-tech industries

  • December 6, 2019
  • , Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Editorial: With Japan-U.S. trade pact approved, resolve pending issue of auto tariffs

  • December 5, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:35 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Fujifilm opens biotherapeutics research hub in U.S.

  • December 5, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 5:47 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Interview: ADB to discuss appropriateness of loans to China

  • December 5, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 5:12 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan revises law to continue public support for whaling

  • December 5, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 6:23 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Apparent flare bomb, possibly belonging to U.S. military, found on private land in Okinawa

  • December 6, 2019
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Defense Minister Kono goes on “diplomatic offensive”

  • December 6, 2019
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 5, 2019

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

Komeito head to visit Myanmar Dec. 21-26

  • December 5, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 5:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Existing statute on whaling revised

  • December 6, 2019
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SOCIETY

FEATURE: Thin line between neglect and independence for Japanese kids

  • December 6, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 11:32 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Rikuzentakata to send delegation to United States

  • December 6, 2019
  • , NHK (Iwate) , 10:15 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Japanese youths still eager to study Korean

  • December 4, 2019
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 13
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SOCIETY

Japanese judo gold medalist Yamashita to become IOC member

  • December 6, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 0:07 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Paralympic sports go high tech to broaden fan appeal

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

SOCIETY

Paralympic gold medalist Kawai to be JPC president

  • November 29, 2019
  • , Mainichi , p. 20
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Interview: Justice min. to focus on human rights of kids, women

  • December 5, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 6:47 p.m.
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