December 18, 2019

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • December 18, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • December 18, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Special Representative Biegun meets with Takizaki on North Korea

  • December 18, 2019
  • , TBS, Fuji TV, TV Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Russia seizes five Japanese fishing vessels near Northern Territories

  • December 18, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan, South Korea should rebuild mutual trust through dialogue

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan should stick to principles in control of exports to ROK

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Iran president to hold talks with Abe on Friday amid Mideast tensions

  • December 17, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 9:32 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Remain vigilant on North Korea’s destabilizing tactics, missile tests

  • December 17, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:27 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.S., China must not return to tit-for-tat tariff fight

  • December 17, 2019
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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INTERNATIONAL

Special Representative Biegun to hold talks with Japanese officials

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

GOJ announces Iranian leader’s upcoming visit to Tokyo

  • December 18, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.S., China should end futile tit-for-tat measures

  • December 15, 2019
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.S. must press China to carry out “reforms”

  • December 15, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Fujifilm to buy Hitachi’s diagnostic imaging business

  • December 17, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:01 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan to cut total medical fees by 0.45 pct

  • December 17, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 11:12 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japanese startups attracting more foreign money

  • December 15, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 7
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ECONOMY

Japan’s cold storage in short supply as meat imports rise

  • December 17, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:35 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Toyota group aims for record 10.77 mil. global vehicle sales in 2020

  • December 17, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 6:14 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Yamaguchi remains candidate for Aegis missile defense system

  • December 17, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 4:18 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Death penalty hindering Japan-Australia defense pact: report

  • December 17, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 2:06 p.m.
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SECURITY

China’s latest aircraft carrier deploys to South China Sea

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:04 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Defense chief to travel to China today

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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SECURITY

MOD says Yamaguchi facility is appropriate for ground-based missile interceptor

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Asahi, Nikkei, Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec.17, 2019

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

Japan’s AOC? Progressive upstart rattles political establishment

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:23 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Lawmaker quizzed over ties with Chinese firm in forex violation case

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 1:10 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cartoon: Enter Ishiba

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

If PM Abe is a U.S. president

  • December 14, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 17
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Into the shredder

  • December 15, 2019
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 4
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POLITICS

Two main opposition parties to begin formal talks on possible merger

  • December 18, 2019
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OPINION POLLS

Expert: Firmly established Japan-U.S. alliance reassures Japan

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 11
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Yomiuri-Gallup opinion poll & results from Yomiuri Shimbun

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 11
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SCIENCE

Japan, US and Europe team up to counter China’s quantum rise

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:31 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

U.S., Japan, Europe to join hands on quantum computing

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei
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SOCIETY

INSIGHT: Loads more foreign interns in Japan, but few with special skill

  • December 17, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan retreats to 121st in 2019 gender equality ranking

  • December 17, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 1:18 p.,m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Olympics: 2011 women’s soccer champions to open Japan leg of torch relay

  • December 17, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 4:24 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Swimmer Ikee leaves hospital after leukemia treatment

  • December 17, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 11:54 p.m.
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