March 19, 2020

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HEADLINES

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  • March 19, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • March 19, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. to suspend visa services in Japan

  • March 19, 2020
  • , NHK , Kyodo News
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INTERNATIONAL

Governor asks tourists not to come to Hawaii

  • March 19, 2020
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Imports from China down by almost half last month

  • March 19, 2020
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ECONOMY

Japan’s MHPS wins US order for hydrogen-fired thermal power system

  • March 15, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:00 p.m.
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ECONOMY

NTT Docomo to launch 5G smartphone services on March 25

  • March 18, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:54 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan regional land prices post 1st rise in 28 years

  • March 18, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:09 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan Feb. inflation rate slows to 0.6% amid virus impacts

  • March 19, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 10:48 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan core consumer prices up 0.6 pct in Feb.

  • March 19, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:37 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan household assets hit record 1,903 tril. yen on stock gains

  • March 18, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 11:26 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Honda to suspend auto production in North America

  • March 19, 2020
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SECURITY

Self-Defense Forces to reinforce response to infectious diseases

  • March 17, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

Seven out of ten Americans support U.S.-Japan alliance

  • March 19, 2020
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 18, 2020

  • March 19, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

PM Abe talks with Kishida about party dynamics over dinner

  • March 19, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

Suicide note reignites Moritomo scandal that rocked Abe administration

  • March 18, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Father testifies on PFAS’s possible link to death of his daughter

  • March 19, 2020
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SCIENCE

Abe warns Japanese against traveling abroad

  • March 19, 2020
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SCIENCE

Hokkaido to lift state of emergency over coronavirus

  • March 19, 2020
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

More returnees from Europe test positive for new coronavirus

  • March 19, 2020
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SCIENCE

Japanese aid workers to be recalled from abroad

  • March 19, 2020
  • , Asahi
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Abe administration mulls cash allowances, utility fee waivers amid pandemic

  • March 19, 2020
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SCIENCE

Japan, Italy promise to share data on COVID-19

  • March 19, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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SCIENCE

G20 leaders to hold videoconference on pandemic

  • March 19, 2020
  • , Sankei
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SOCIETY

Yokohama releases draft implementation policy for integrated resorts

  • March 13, 2020
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 2
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Search for coronavirus cure boosted by go-ahead for Fujifilm drug

  • March 19, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:00 a.m.
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SOCIETY

TSE to Relax Delisting Criteria for Virus-Affected Firms

  • March 18, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:12 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Coronavirus Outbreak Delaying Hotel Tax Talks in Japan

  • March 17, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:00 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Efforts urged to find ways to regulate children’s lives while schools closed

  • March 19, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 11:57 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Infographic: 1,633 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19

  • March 19, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 0:45 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan’s Aso calls Tokyo Olympics “cursed” amid cancellation concern

  • March 19, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 2:46 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan court banquets for Crown Prince canceled

  • March 18, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:45 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Human rights violations on Internet up 3.9%

  • March 17, 2020
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 10
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SOCIETY

Special plane leaves for Greece to pick up Olympic flame

  • March 18, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:42 p.m.
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EDUCATION

Japan univ. grads’ job-securing rate at 92.3 pct in Feb.

  • March 18, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:32 p.m.
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