January 14, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • January 14, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • January 14, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan foreign minister meets with ex-U.S. state secretary Shultz

  • January 14, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 10:40 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S. trade chiefs discuss WTO reform

  • January 14, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 12:13 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

DM Kono inspects Aegis Ashore test facility in Hawaii

  • January 14, 2020
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Gist of meeting between PM Abe and Saudi Crown Prince on Jan. 12

  • January 14, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Saudi crown prince ‘fully supports’ Japan MSDF mission in Middle East

  • January 13, 2020
  • , The Japan Times , Jiji, Kyodo
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Abu Dhabi offers cooperation for Japan’s Middle East mission

  • January 14, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:30 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to deepen ties, exchanges with Taiwan under re-elected Tsai

  • January 14, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 12:37 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Reelected President Tsai tasked with realizing China-Taiwan stability

  • January 12, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 7:27 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Taiwanese chose freedom in giving Tsai a new term as president

  • January 13, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:45 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China, S. Korea agree to promote youth exchanges

  • January 10, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:15 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

VietJet Air to open 5 new Japan routes this summer

  • January 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:57 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Officials agree to boost Vietnamese workers in Japan

  • January 12, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:14 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japan, ROK to hold foreign ministerial meeting in San Francisco

  • January 11, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

President Trump reportedly sent birthday greeting to Kim Jong Un

  • January 11, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Russia hold deputy foreign ministerial talks

  • January 11, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan welcomes reelection of Taiwanese leader

  • January 12, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to strengthen cooperation with ASEAN

  • January 11, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.S., Iran must restrain themselves to ease tensions, avert showdown

  • January 10, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 7:28 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan corporate bankruptcies rise in 2019 for 1st time in 11 years

  • January 14, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 3:08 p.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Panel urges that public insurance cover therapy for gambling addicts

  • January 12, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:25 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan’s Casino Regulatory Commission holds 1st meeting

  • January 10, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:02 p.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Ministry supports regional companies in expanding into Africa

  • January 13, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 3
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ECONOMY

Control rod mistakenly removed from Ikata reactor in Ehime during maintenance

  • January 13, 2020
  • , The Japan Times , Jiji, Kyodo
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ECONOMY

Tokyo to launch panel to prevent ivory smuggling to overseas

  • January 10, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:19 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Commentary: Has Abenomics run out of steam?

  • January 12, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:12 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s nishikigoi carp find ready customers overseas

  • January 13, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:58 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Masayoshi Son rushes to Indonesia with plans for a ‘smart capital’

  • January 10, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:42 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Chinese ships to be excluded from oceanographic surveys in Japan’s territorial waters

  • January 14, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:07 p.m.
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SECURITY

MSDF planes depart Japan to gather intelligence in Middle East

  • January 11, 2020
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SECURITY

U.S. military to provide land for burial of pigs culled to prevent spread of swine fever

  • January 12, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

GOJ to support domestic development of small drones

  • January 14, 2020
  • , Asahi
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on January 13, 2020

  • January 14, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on January 12, 2020

  • January 13, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on January 11, 2020

  • January 12, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 6
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on January 10, 2020

  • January 11, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Highlights of Japan-related events scheduled for Jan. 13-19

  • January 12, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 12:25 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan’s Abe denies speculation of LDP term extension

  • January 12, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:15 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Commentary: Were the 2010s a return to the 1930s?

  • January 10, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe meets with senior Saudi officials

  • January 13, 2020
  • , All national papers , NHK
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POLITICS

Ordinary Diet session to start on Jan. 20

  • January 11, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
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OPINION POLLS

Over 70% want gov’t to review casino plans amid bribery scandal, Kyodo News poll

  • January 12, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 7:44 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Ruling party supporters also take harsh stance on IRs, Kyodo News poll

  • January 13, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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OPINION POLLS

Kyodo News opinion poll & results from Tokyo Shimbun

  • January 13, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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OPINION POLLS

Nearly 70% of Japanese say more foreigners are ‘good,’ Nikkei survey

  • January 10, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:58 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Toshiba taps quantum cryptography to send genome data: Hacker-proof technology to be used in finance

  • January 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:25 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan appoints new heads of national, Tokyo police

  • January 14, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 12:32 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Olympics: IOC says no kneeling, no raised fists at 2020 Summer Games

  • January 10, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 11:21 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan firms gearing up for Tokyo Olympics, Paralympics

  • January 12, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:00 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Ainu minority to file suit for fishing rights in northern Japan

  • January 12, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 8:37 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Commentary: Japan’s move toward a diverse and inclusive nation?

  • January 12, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Ex-captive Japanese journalist sues gov’t over passport denial

  • January 13, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 12:47 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: If Ghosn has something to say, he should say it openly in court

  • January 10, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 7:25 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: New adults should keep their spirit of adventure as they start new journey

  • January 13, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 7:29 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Efforts to tackle child poverty should be supported seamlessly

  • January 11, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 7:29 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan’s famed cherry blossom season to arrive earlier than usual

  • January 10, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Pismire pols

  • January 11, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 12
  • JMH Translation

EDUCATION

English only: Japan colleges teach how to speak with the world

  • January 12, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:35 a.m.
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EDUCATION

Japan govt agency aiming to promote school trips abroad

  • January 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:50 p.m.
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