April 28, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 28, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 28, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Chinese envoy: Japan, China need to cooperate to overcome pandemic

  • April 25, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 8
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary COVID-19: Another case of ‘gaiatsu’ for Japan?

  • April 27, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan MOF revises down economic views for all regions

  • April 27, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:30 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Banks must help small and midsize companies survive virus disruption

  • April 28, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:06 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan COVID-19 bankruptcies reach 100

  • April 27, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

ECONOMY

BOJ announces additional monetary easing steps

  • April 27, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:21 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Fukushima Daiichi buildings pose safety risks

  • April 27, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japanese general contractors suspending work amid virus spread

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:20 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Kansai Electric to take part in Finnish wind power project

  • April 27, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:58 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Concern that prolonged SDF relief missions is impacting readiness

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

It’s time to rethink Japan’s SDF’s preparations for crises

  • April 27, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 7:13 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan and Djibouti discussing way to rotate MSDF unit amid pandemic

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 27, 2020

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Representatives

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Japan Diet begins deliberations on extra budget

  • April 27, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:45 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Aso calls for swift passage of extra budget

  • April 27, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

POLITICS

Aso vows to use all tools to deal with coronavirus impact

  • April 27, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:43 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Diet enacts bill to cut lawmakers’ pay by 20%

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Abe orders review of ‘hanko’ seal culture

  • April 27, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Democracy must not be a casualty of pandemic or other emergencies

  • April 28, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:18 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Gov’t plans nationwide coverage by uniform, broadband optical network

  • April 27, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Nishimura slammed for perceived priority for PCR test

  • April 27, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:31 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

70% say income gap is too wide, NHK public opinion poll

  • April 28, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 5:50 a.m.
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

Nobel laureate does not see hot climate killing coronavirus

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:29 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Shionogi to develop coronavirus vaccine, trials eyed for this year

  • April 27, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 5:36 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Frequent shallow-focus quakes signal risk for central Japan

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 3:35 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Need for response to coronavirus patients who develop kidney failure

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Editorial: Social safety net needs bolstering to deal with pandemic fallout

  • April 28, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:06 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Issues remain in use of ECMO machines for new coronavirus patients

  • April 27, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Foreign students in Japan fear pandemic narrows job opportunities

  • April 24, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

University to conduct coronavirus tests on bodies

  • April 27, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Exclusive: Panel members to urge govt to promote online education

  • April 27, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 12:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Japan companies to accept same-sex partnership certificates by NGO

  • April 25, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 8:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: President Tsai wins gold medal

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Japan to approve remdesivir for treatment of COVID-19

  • April 28, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

New COVID-19 cases down to 39 in Tokyo

  • April 28, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

Infographic: 14,325 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19

  • April 27, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 10:25 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Opposition party to propose starting new school year in September

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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EDUCATION

Campuses in Japan open doors for students to get connected

  • April 28, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 11:36 a.m.
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