March 31, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • March 31, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • March 31, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Can a dictatorship better control COVID-19?

  • March 30, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

GOJ to develop economic security strategy in May or June

  • March 31, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Japan biz circle seeks govt steps to prevent bankruptcies

  • March 30, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:01 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

5 Japan automakers log record falls in Feb. output in China

  • March 30, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:32 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

LDP seeks 60-T.-yen economic package in virus fight

  • March 31, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:38 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Import price of U.S. beef steak decreases by 10%

  • March 31, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 25
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ECONOMY

Fujifilm ready to ramp up Avigan production to tackle coronavirus

  • March 31, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:29 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Fintech-based financing thriving in Japan amid virus crisis

  • March 28, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:45 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

JFE Steel to halt blast furnace in eastern Japan as demand falls

  • March 27, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Okinawa requests information on service members with COVID-19

  • March 31, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 30, 2020

  • March 31, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Abe rival says Japan should have banned China visitors earlier

  • March 30, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:59 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Party leaders comment on additional economic measures against coronavirus

  • March 30, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

Kyodo News spot opinion poll & results from Tokyo Shimbun

  • March 29, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 4
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OPINION POLLS

22% favor Ishiba as next prime minister, Nikkei poll

  • March 30, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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SOCIETY

Cabinet minister rules out emergency declaration for time being

  • March 31, 2020
  • , NHK digital
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SOCIETY

GSDF member in Akita tests positive for COVID-19

  • March 31, 2020
  • , NHK
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SOCIETY

Japan to ban entry from U.S., China, S. Korea, most of Europe

  • March 30, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 12:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Loss of smell may be symptom of new coronavirus infection: experts

  • March 29, 2020
  • , Kyodo , 7:09 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

No need to hoard food: Japan experts

  • March 29, 2020
  • , Jiji , 7:26 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Some foreigners in Aichi feeling concern over spread of virus

  • March 29, 2020
  • , Kyodo , 11:30 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Coronavirus pandemic fuels trend toward smaller funerals in Japan

  • March 30, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan struggling to get a grip on social distancing

  • March 26, 2020
  • , Kyodo , 6:02 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Gist of gov’t’s basic policy on coronavirus countermeasures

  • March 29, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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SOCIETY

Cartoon: Anti-virus primer for youth

  • March 31, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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SOCIETY

Abe denies rumor that he will declare state of emergency on April 1

  • March 31, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SOCIETY

Tokyo governor urges people not to go to nightspots

  • March 31, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

PM Abe, WHO chief Tedros discuss response to COVID-19

  • March 31, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Abe and Aso to avoid attending same meetings

  • March 31, 2020
  • , Nikkei
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SOCIETY

Tokyo Olympics to begin on July 23, 2021

  • March 31, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

Infographic: 2,701 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19

  • March 31, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 4:28 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Establish a system to better support school attendance of foreign children

  • March 31, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:11 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Delay seen for civil servant pay proposals due to virus spread

  • March 30, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:09 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Secretary Pompeo blasts China over virus ‘disinformation’

  • March 31, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:24 a.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

Editorial: Use new textbooks to deepen knowledge of junior high students

  • March 30, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:24 p.m.
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