April 8, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 8, 2020
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 8, 2020
  • , All national papers , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

Nissan in dire straits due to COVID-19 pandemic

  • April 8, 2020
  • , Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

Avigan maker gets hometown help to secure scarce key ingredient

  • April 8, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:33 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Keidanren to cooperate with gov’t in combating coronavirus

  • April 7, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Nippon Steel to idle 2 furnaces amid coronavirus crisis

  • April 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:23 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 7, 2020

  • April 8, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

With world on war footing, Abe hurried emergency declaration

  • April 8, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:11 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Frequency of chief cabinet secretary press conferences to be reduced to once a day

  • April 8, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

70% “welcome” having more foreigners working in Japan, NHK public opinion poll

  • April 1, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 10:25 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

SCIENCE

Riken to deploy new supercomputer in virus fight

  • April 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:39 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Israel to conduct clinical trials of Avigan for COVID-19

  • April 8, 2020
  • , Yomiuri digital
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

President Trump threatens to hold WHO funding

  • April 8, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Gist of Japan’s stimulus package to mitigate coronavirus impact

  • April 7, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 6:19 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

What will life in Japan under a state of emergency look like?

  • April 6, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 7:51 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Cooperate to prevent infections, protect medical system

  • April 8, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:37 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Abe needs to gain public trust during state of emergency

  • April 8, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan govt requests medical equipment production boost

  • April 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Groups ask for a temporary release of immigration detainees

  • April 8, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 27
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Abe declares state of emergency for Tokyo and six other prefectures

  • April 8, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

Cartoon: The Abe experiment

  • April 8, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Infographic: 5,172 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19

  • April 8, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 00:28 a.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Japan to offer anti-flu drug Avigan for free to 20 nations hit by coronavirus

  • April 8, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

GOJ approves nearly $1 trillion package to mitigate coronavirus impact

  • April 8, 2020
  • , All national papers
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

Tokyo confirms 80 new coronavirus infections on Tuesday

  • April 8, 2020
  • , All national papers
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

Nissan to lay off 10,000 workers in U.S.

  • April 8, 2020
  • , Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

Over half of univ. students in Japan positive about online lectures

  • April 7, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 2:02 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: A new opponent

  • April 8, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 10
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Trains to run as usual despite coronavirus emergency declaration

  • April 7, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 8:42 p.m.
  • English Press
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