December 13, 2019

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  • December 13, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • December 13, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Sources claim head of conservative think tank to be tapped as U.S. envoy to Japan

  • December 13, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , Jiji Press
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Abe to postpone his visit to India next week

  • December 13, 2019
  • , NHK, Fuji TV
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe mulls canceling trip to India

  • December 13, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 12:56 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Exclusive: U.S. to name Kenneth Weinstein as ambassador to Japan

  • December 13, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 12:59 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Ahead of Xi’s visit, Japan troubled by Senkaku incursions

  • December 13, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:44 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Brunei lifts import restrictions on Japanese food products

  • December 13, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Xi moves right-hand man to Japan affairs as ties with West sour

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:02 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan names ambassadors to 5 countries, OECD

  • December 13, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:26 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. takes “carrot and stick” approach to DPRK

  • December 13, 2019
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to provide Jamaica patrol vessels to beef up maritime security

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:36 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Gov’t to support Tsushima following decline in South Korean tourists

  • December 13, 2019
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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ECONOMY

Japan ruling bloc draws up tax reform plan to promote investment

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 6:42 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Gist of tax reform plan compiled by Japan ruling parties

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 6:55 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Exclusive: Japan land ministry to spend 1.2 t. yen under extra budget

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

ECONOMY

Analysis: Japan ruling bloc’s tax reform package lacks bold steps

  • December 13, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 1:54 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan to set FY 2020 whaling budget at 5.1 b. yen

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 6:14 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan annual tax revenues to fall over 2 t. yen short of projection

  • December 11, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 3:52 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan Oct. machinery orders drop 6.0%, down for 4th month

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 11:32 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Kansai airport to expand annual capacity to 44 mil. in spring 2025

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:25 p.m.
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SECURITY

U.S. successfully tests mid-range missile

  • December 13, 2019
  • , Yomiuri
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SECURITY

No end to stories regarding Futenma-based aircraft

  • December 13, 2019
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Trade, internal affairs ministers speak at int’l conference on cybersecurity

  • December 13, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

Tokyo-Okinawa feud to relocate U.S. base looks to intensify in 2020

  • December 12, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:55 p.m.
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 13, 2019

  • December 13, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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POLITICS

DPFP decides to enter merger talks with CDPJ

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 10:16 p.m,
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POLITICS

“I grew through my failures”: An interview with Prime Minister Abe

  • December 1, 2019
  • , Bungeishunju , pp. 156 - 165
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Abe on the run

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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SCIENCE

Japan companies show off carbon-free tech as Tokyo clings to coal

  • December 13, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:38 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Koizumi keen to continue talks within Japan gov’t on coal power

  • December 12, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 4:28 p.m.
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Editorial: Ordinance on hate speech welcome but needs monitoring

  • December 13, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:35 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: The nation’s falling number of newborns

  • December 12, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
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