March 6, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • March 6, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • March 6, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Okinawa to delay field survey on SOFA in South Korea

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times
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INTERNATIONAL

Magazine on modern Japan attracting attention in Russia

  • February 29, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:30 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Tokyo’s annual World Assembly for Women postponed

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Ministry to cut price of hay fever drug Xolair by 37%

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 27
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ECONOMY

Hokkaido’s Rusutsu Village freezes initiative to attract IR

  • March 4, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Japan aims to double farm exports to 2 tril. yen by 2025

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 12:11 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Defense Ministry to postpone multinational defense ministers meeting

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SECURITY

Okinawa governor to file for review of coral harvesting requests

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
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SECURITY

ASDF Yokota takes to Twitter to reach out to masses

  • March 3, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 19
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SECURITY

“Special measures” became permanent before Japan knew it

  • March 2, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 2
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SECURITY

Japan to develop next-generation fighter with U.S.

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

Japan’s next-gen fighter to be built with U.S., not UK

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:20 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 5, 2020

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Edano and Ozawa discuss next Lower House election

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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POLITICS

Abe to visit Fukushima today

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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SCIENCE

Tokyo report: Charges for shopping bags to begin in Japan in July

  • March 2, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan to restrict visitors from China, South Korea

  • March 6, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SCIENCE

Chinese leader Xi postpones planned state visit to Japan

  • March 6, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SCIENCE

More nations prohibit entry of travelers from Japan

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Sankei
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Abe underscores that there is no plan to call off Tokyo Olympics

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Sankei digital
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SOCIETY

Four Japanese citizens on board cruise ship quarantined off San Francisco

  • March 6, 2020
  • , NHK, NTV, TBS, TV Asahi
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SOCIETY

Japan cancels 2011 disaster memorial ceremony over virus

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:17 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Gist of Japan’s new countermeasures against coronavirus

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Kyodo News
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Revision of special measures law needed in fight against coronavirus

  • March 6, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:07 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Deal with entry restriction calmly in cooperation with China, S. Korea

  • March 6, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 0:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Internal Affairs Ministry says elections to be held as usual

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SOCIETY

Japan aims to break supply chain dependence on China

  • March 5, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:51 p. m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

BOJ to support finances of companies hit by coronavirus

  • March 5, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:28 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

LDP urges govt lenders to slash rates in coronavirus fight

  • March 5, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Companies fret over how much to disclose on coronavirus risks

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:03 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: 1,056 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19

  • March 5, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 11:11 p.m.
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SOCIETY

95 pct of Japanese companies fear coronavirus impact

  • March 5, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

METI expands target of financing guarantee program

  • March 4, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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SOCIETY

Japan conveys strong concern to India over travel restriction

  • March 5, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:16 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Okinawa braces for 60% drop in tourism

  • March 5, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 8:14 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Abe government owes public clear details of plans to combat the virus

  • March 5, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Policy efforts needed to soften economic blow of the coronavirus

  • March 6, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: G7 should heighten cooperation to prevent crisis amid virus outbreak

  • March 5, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:26 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Experts raise doubts that Japan school closures will curb coronavirus

  • March 5, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Weekly editorial: Use the coronavirus crisis to promote teleworking

  • March 5, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Opinion: Every day is International Men’s Day in Japan

  • March 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:00 p.m.
  • English Press
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