April 29, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 29, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 29, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Roundup of newspaper editorials on new coronavirus and the WHO

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Japan’s FTC interim report finds 60% concerned about Google ad contracts

  • April 29, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:37 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Nissan falls hard in Japan Inc.’s earnings nosedive

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:51 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ANA reports biggest quarterly group net loss in Jan.-March

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 6:37 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japanese automakers saw output down 26% in March

  • April 29, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Long-term vision needed to deal with virus-fueled economic storm

  • April 29, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:42 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s job openings ratio plunges to 1.39 in March

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:11 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

TEPCO Chairman Kawamura to Step Down

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:48 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Toyota boosts face shield production capacity

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:28 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Coronavirus outbreak taking major toll on employment in Japan

  • April 29, 2020
  • , All national papers
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ECONOMY

GOJ panel to review requirement for official stamps on government documents

  • April 29, 2020
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SECURITY

GOJ changes wording used in North Korea missile launch reports

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SECURITY

Defense chief mentions need to prepare manual on how to deal with UFOs

  • April 29, 2020
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 28, 2020

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Lower House budget committee meeting, April 28, 2020

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Opposition bloc poised to approve supplementary budget

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Abe vows to extend rent relief without hesitation

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:00 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Calls for Diet extension growing within LDP to fight virus

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:21 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Japan divided over introducing emergency clause in Constitution, Kyodo News poll

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 9:03 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Few communities in Pacific coastal areas have plans for megaquake

  • April 27, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:23 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Remote islands in Japan alarmed by coronavirus outbreak

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:14 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Commentary – COVID-19 strategy: The Japan model

  • April 28, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Avoid crowds, avert infection while enjoying ‘Stay Home Week’ holiday

  • April 29, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:24 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Appropriately apply revised Civil Code to protect consumers as intended

  • April 29, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:15 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: 14,607 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19

  • April 28, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 10:51 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Doyukai member questionnaire: 30% unable to reduce in-office work by 70%

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 6
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SOCIETY

World Heritage Sites in Japan vigilant against infections

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:11 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Excessive drinking seen as issue amid stay-at-home requests

  • April 28, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:04 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Bill Gates among 117 foreigners to be decorated by Japan

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 9:01 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Health Ministry provides guidance for asymptomatic COVID-19 patients

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri
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SOCIETY

Japan to provide Avigan to 38 nations free of charge

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
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SOCIETY

Calls mounting for starting new academic year in September

  • April 29, 2020
  • , All national papers
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EDUCATION

Online petitions for tuition cuts increasing amid outbreak

  • April 24, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:35 p.m.
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