April 24, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 24, 2020
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 24, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Taiwan sends additional medical supplies to Japan

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 8
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to impose entry ban on travelers from Russia as virus spreads

  • April 23, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 7:11 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan agrees to work with Indonesia, Jordan over coronavirus

  • April 23, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:53 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Intl community must support WHO despite its problems, U.S. criticism

  • April 24, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Exclusive: Bank of Japan weighs unlimited government bond buying

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:03 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan says economy worsening rapidly, most negative view since 2009

  • April 23, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 9:27 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Keidanren chief seeks flexibility with new graduates amid epidemic

  • April 23, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:31 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Some Japanese banks remain busy amid state of emergency

  • April 24, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:54 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Key Boeing supplier Mitsubishi Heavy runs into virus turbulence

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:10 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

GOJ reports that Japan’s economy is “rapidly worsening”

  • April 24, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SECURITY

SECURITY

MOD to extend period of Aegis Ashore survey in Tohoku

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Okinawa uses coronavirus as means to stop Futenma relocation

  • April 22, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 23, 2020

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Commentary: Resetting the political calendar after COVID-19

  • April 23, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Interview: Abe’s right-hand man wants a Japan less reliant on China

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:29 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Japan lawmakers working on rent relief for businesses

  • April 23, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:47 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Many local lawmakers join “#politicians receiving 100,000 yen”

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Cartoon: All puffed up

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

Japan’s NEC publishes coronavirus vaccine designs made with AI

  • April 24, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:26 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Noguchi looking forward to next space mission

  • April 24, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Japan’s testing bottleneck sows wider virus dissemination

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:57 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Experts call for more coronavirus tests as positive rate rises

  • April 23, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 4:58 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Number of new patients testing positive for virus alarms hospital

  • April 23, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:48 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: 13,141 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19

  • April 24, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 00:42 a.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

15 in Japan posthumously test positive for coronavirus

  • April 23, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:47 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan’s Red Cross: Overcome coronavirus fears

  • April 24, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Yokosuka to open walk-through PCR test center

  • April 24, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:15 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Abe touts Avigan as COVID-19 treatment despite experts urging caution

  • April 23, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 12:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Toyota to resume production in North America in May

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 6:54 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Mildly ill coronavirus patients asked to stay at hotels

  • April 23, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:18 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan starts evaluation of coronavirus antibody testing

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:12 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Muslims in Japan to avoid mosques during Ramadan

  • April 24, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

GOJ to allow governors to request hotel closures during May holidays

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Editorial: Make full use of online clinical exams to avoid further spread of coronavirus

  • April 23, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

The first drive-through testing center opened in Tokyo

  • April 23, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Walk-through PCR test center opened in Koto Ward

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 21
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Japan governors seek Golden Week road traffic regulations

  • April 23, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 18:14
  • English Press

SOCIETY

110 ex-nurses return to work in Japan amid epidemic

  • April 22, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:33 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Crowding of Japan leisure spots amid coronavirus outbreak draws concern

  • April 23, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 5:20 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo governor asks residents to stay home and reduce shopping trips

  • April 24, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

Secretary Pompeo urges China to allow lab inspections

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

Web-conferencing biz booming as pandemic sends Japan’s workers online

  • April 23, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Abe asks Indonesia to provide stable supply of medical gowns

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

China to donate additional $30 million to WHO for virus pandemic

  • April 24, 2020
  • , All national papers
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

Editorial: Local government officials’ strength tested in their support for residents

  • April 24, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Things Abe does while staying home

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 12
  • JMH Translation
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