January 7, 2020

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  • January 7, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • January 7, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Senior GOJ officials comment on Middle East situation

  • January 7, 2020
  • , NHK digital
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Strongly concerned” Japan urges Iran to abide by nuclear deal

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 2:11 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

President Moon calls on Japan to rescind export controls

  • January 7, 2020
  • , NHK digital
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Citizens hold anti-war in front of U.S. Embassy in Tokyo

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 29
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INTERNATIONAL

Taiwan wind project gets boost from Japan government and banks

  • January 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:35 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Large-scale conflict must be avoided

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Fukushima to export dried persimmons to UAE on trial basis

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:05 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: The ominous killing of Soleimani

  • January 6, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERVIEW – Jim Auer: Japan-U.S. ‘extremely important’ for Asia-Pacific security

  • January 6, 2020
  • , Japan Forward , 3:08 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Work together with Japanese-Americans

  • December 14, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 8
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Identifying Trump’s weak points

  • January 6, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe voices concern about Middle East situation

  • January 7, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe’s top security aide to visit Russia

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Vietnam hold foreign ministerial talks

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Gov’t continue to promote IR: Suga

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 31
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ECONOMY

Interview: JXTG to diversify oil procurement amid Middle East tensions

  • January 6, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:08 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Tokyo stocks plunge, yen climbs on rising Middle East tensions

  • January 6, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 4:17 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Middle East tensions spark concern over oil supply in Japan

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 2:29 a.m,.
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ECONOMY

64% opposed to creation of integrated resorts, Nihon Yoron Chosakai poll

  • January 6, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 19
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ECONOMY

Opinion poll & results from Nihon Yoron Chosakai poll

  • January 6, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Mizuho sets up investment fund for life science startups

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:25 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan looks to spur investment with step-by-step registration guide

  • January 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:59 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Restore trust in social security system, reinforce finances

  • January 6, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 7:30 p.m.
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SECURITY

Japan worried about Middle East tensions ahead of SDF mission

  • January 6, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:32 p.m.,
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Jan. 6, 2020

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

New year’s reflection by the Prime Minister

  • January 1, 2020
  • , Kantei Website
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POLITICS

U.S. and China on cusp of new cold war, Abe deputy says

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:57 a.m.
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POLITICS

CDP chief Edano rules out endless talks on merger, cautions DPP

  • January 6, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:55 p.m.
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POLITICS

Katayama named Japan’s ambassador to Moldova

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:48 p.m.
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POLITICS

Japan lawmaker admits accepting money in casino scandal

  • January 6, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 8:03 p.m.
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SCIENCE

High level of unsafe chemicals found in well near Yokota base

  • January 6, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:25 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japanese icebreaker Shirase reaches Showa base in Antarctica

  • January 6, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:30 a.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan deploys robots to tackle beaches strewn with plastic waste

  • January 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:52 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Gov’t plans to develop upgraded AI interpreter

  • January 6, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 8:09 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan to develop app detecting forged residence cards for foreigners

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:17 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan makes large luggage inspection mandatory for private jets

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:21 p.m.
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Japan reviewing bail system after Ghosn’s escape

  • January 6, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:33 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Fugitive Ghosn must be returned to stand trial in Japan

  • January 7, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:25 p.m.
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SOCIETY

U.S. sailor arrested for injuring his girlfriend in Okinawa

  • January 5, 2020
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 21
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SOCIETY

Use of ‘gateway drug’ MDMA on the rise among young Japanese

  • January 7, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:00 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Japan should squarely face reality of population decline

  • January 6, 2020
  • , The Mainichi
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SOCIETY

Two Americans allegedly helped Ghosn escape from Japan

  • January 7, 2020
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