December 12, 2019

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  • December 12, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • December 12, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

S. Korean PM plans to quit by end of Dec.: LDP member

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 6:07 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan minister vows efforts to restore WTO appellate body

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 3:36 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan moves to allay U.S. concerns on fighter jet interoperability

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:17 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

4 Chinese ships sail in Japanese waters off Senkakus

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 4:01 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Signs of “China-Russia alliance,” Japan’s nightmare

  • November 1, 2019
  • , Sentaku , p. 34 - p. 37
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INTERNATIONAL

Iranian president to visit Japan on Dec. 20

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan urges India to return to RCEP

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Asahi
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ECONOMY

Gambling addiction treatment to be covered by national insurance

  • December 12, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 2:33 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Abe sees China’s 5G lead as ‘economic security’ threat

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:52 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan examining startups over intellectual property protection

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 7:01 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Nokia, Japanese firms tie up on industrial-use 5G network services

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 7:14 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s shadow budget ‘zaito’ returns in infrastructure push

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:14 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Big Japanese firms’ sentiment worsens to 3-yr low in Oct.-Dec.

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 12:46 p.m.
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ECONOMY

World’s first liquid hydrogen carrier ship launches in Japan

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:40 a.m.
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ECONOMY

EXCLUSIVE: Japan to help food makers gain int’l certifications

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 6:33 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan farm minister stresses safety of “wagyu” beef

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 9:07 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Gear up security-sensitive tech protection

  • December 12, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 1:35 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Nuclear watchdog OKs decommissioning plan for two reactors in Fukui

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 2:55 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Kirin’s US beer deal threatened by Myanmar links

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:13 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan’s Kansai Airport to be reborn as inbound tourist hub

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:52 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Prosecutors decide not to indict pilot of Osprey that crashed in Okinawa

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

U.S. to conduct second intermediate-range missile test

  • December 12, 2019
  • , NHK
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SECURITY

Gov’t to regularly report on SDF’s Middle East activities to Diet

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

Japan defense budget to hit record 5.3 t. yen in FY 2020

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 5:54 p.m.
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SECURITY

Japan poised to push back against U.S. demand for HNS increase

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

SECURITY

GOJ may reconsider Aegis Ashore deployment in Akita

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Asahi
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 11, 2019

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Abe looks to diplomacy to turn around political problems

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 8:00 p.m.
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POLITICS

Aso’s comments on Abe 4th term make waves in LDP

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 1:35 a.m.
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SCIENCE

Koizumi admits to Japan’s coal addiction, but offers no way out

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:23 a.m.
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SCIENCE

SOCIETY

Kawasaki passes ordinance bill imposing penalties for hate speech

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Kyodo News
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SOCIETY

43,000 MDMA pills confiscated in first half of 2019

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Asahi , p. 33
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Most people in Japan know LGBT but understanding limited

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 5:07 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan hoping to stop net population inflows into Tokyo by FY 2024

  • December 10, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 7:50 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Paralympics: IPC to make official 2020 Paralympic film with NHK

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 8:42 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: WADA decision is the high price Russia must pay for doping scandal

  • December 11, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:35 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Russia banned again from world competition

  • December 11, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
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