December 19, 2019

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  • December 19, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • December 19, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Foreign visitors to Japan down 0.4% in Nov. amid row with S. Korea

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 7:23 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERVIEW: Uzbekistan plans over $6bn in joint projects with Japan

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 9:51 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Special Representative Biegun holds talks with GOJ officials

  • December 19, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Legislation on compensating requisitioned workers submitted to ROK parliament

  • December 19, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Korean tourists continue to steer clear of Japan

  • December 19, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Foreign Minister Motegi participates in economic support meeting in Moscow

  • December 19, 2019
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ECONOMY

Nippon Steel chief poised to gain foothold in growth regions

  • December 19, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 15
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Regulations necessary to ensure IT firms protect data, compete fairly

  • December 18, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:25 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan upgrades FY 2020 growth forecast due to stimulus package

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 5:59 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan logs smaller deficit as trade shrinks sharply in Nov.

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Jiji Press , 11:58 a.m.
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SECURITY

GOJ to reduce lump sum subsidy for Okinawa

  • December 19, 2019
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Japan, China hold defense ministerial meeting

  • December 19, 2019
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 18, 2019

  • December 19, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Japan to earmark record 102 tril. yen for FY 2020 budget

  • December 18, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 3:22 p.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: Abe’s refusal to answer cherry party questions is unacceptable

  • December 19, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 9:45 a.m.
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OPINION POLLS

48% of Japanese disapprove Trump’s handling of North Korea, Yomiuri-Gallup poll

  • December 18, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 3:11 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

Expert: Gap between the reality of America and Japan’s “ideal America”

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

Editorial: Revamp Japan’s climate change commitment

  • December 18, 2019
  • , The Japan Times
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SOCIETY

Govt to help manage food banks’ supply, demand

  • December 19, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 10:30 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Govt eyes Shinkansen luggage checks during Tokyo Games

  • December 16, 2019
  • , The Japan News , 7:26 p.m.
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SOCIETY

American man arrested in Okinawa for smuggling stimulants

  • December 17, 2019
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 27
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SOCIETY

Keidanren wants more female executives

  • December 18, 2019
  • , NHK WORLD , 1:57 p.m.
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