April 3, 2020

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  • April 3, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 3, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Bloomberg News alleges China concealed COVID-19 data

  • April 3, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe likely to cancel trip to Moscow next month

  • April 3, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
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ECONOMY

Japan mulls investing 100 bil. yen in large firms hit by virus impact

  • April 2, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 11:01 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan Ruling Bloc OKs Virus-Linked Tax Relief Package

  • April 2, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:42 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan Fair Trade Commission to launch new unit to monitor tech giants

  • April 2, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 7
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ECONOMY

Nissan’s U.S. plants to be shut through late April amid coronavirus

  • April 2, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 2:41 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

JAL executives to take 10% pay cut as coronavirus weighs on business

  • April 2, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:36 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s new car sales down 9.3% in March as virus weighs on demand

  • April 1, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 4:26 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Sumitomo Chemical invests in U.S. biotech startup

  • April 3, 2020
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 3
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ECONOMY

Japan’s Terumo boosting production of heart-lung machines

  • April 2, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:10 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Coronavirus casts shadow over Japan’s timeline for casino resorts

  • April 2, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
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ECONOMY

Japan mulls 100 bil. yen investment in large firms hit by virus impact

  • April 2, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 11:54 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Police force established to repel invaders of outlying islands

  • April 2, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:30 p.m.
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Koizumi: Abe must resign over ‘clear’ role in Moritomo Gakuen scandal

  • April 2, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:16 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 2, 2020

  • April 3, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Lower House plenary session, April 2, 2020

  • April 3, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Upper House Audit Committee, April 1, 2020

  • April 2, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Japan ruling bloc oks virus-linked tax relief package

  • April 2, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:42 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Representatives

  • April 3, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Infographic: 3,483 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19

  • April 2, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 11:32 p.m.
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POLITICS

LDP’s Abe and Ishiba, two conservatives destined for confrontation

  • March 15, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 7
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POLITICS

Japan launches team to protect new tech, key infrastructure

  • April 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:30 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

SCIENCE

Number of COVID-19 cases surges in Tokyo

  • April 3, 2020
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SCIENCE

GOJ to permit initial consultations with doctors to be conducted remotely

  • April 3, 2020
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SCIENCE

GOJ to extend subsidies for production of ventilators

  • April 3, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
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SCIENCE

Cloth masks to be distributed to all households

  • April 3, 2020
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SOCIETY

DM Kono mulls suspension of SDF mission in Djibouti

  • April 3, 2020
  • , NHK
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SOCIETY

Kadena AB to continue sharing information on COVID-19 cases

  • April 3, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SOCIETY

Japan has capacity of over 9,000 PCR tests per day

  • April 2, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:44 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Protect urban health care systems by heeding expert panel’s report

  • April 3, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:40 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Japanese police investigated 11,000 foreigners in 2019

  • April 2, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 12:12 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Olympic flame to be shown for 1 month at Fukushima’s J-Village

  • April 2, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:50 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Sowing hasty ideas

  • April 3, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SOCIETY

Cartoon: No. of days until Tokyo lockdown

  • April 3, 2020
  • , Asahi , p.12
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Japan needs to improve legal system to punish all sexual crimes

  • April 3, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:25 p.m.
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EDUCATION

Editorial: Minimize children’s anxiety raised by continuing school closures

  • April 3, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:00 p.m.
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