April 30, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 30, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 30, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

China to convene annual parliamentary session on May 22

  • April 30, 2020
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japanese officials confirm cooperation on DPRK

  • April 30, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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ECONOMY

Firms cutting jobs amid virus crisis on rise in Japan

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:30
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ANA will delay reception of aircraft to cut costs: president

  • April 30, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:30 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan shippers’ skinny fleets miss out on oil storage bonanza

  • April 30, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:08 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

USG official discusses energy resource governance

  • April 30, 2020
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

Toxic substances detected in estuary near Futenma

  • April 30, 2020
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Proposal to rescue U.S. carriers from the coronavirus infection

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Japan Forward , 7:59 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: China must not exploit pandemic to escalate tensions in South China Sea

  • April 30, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Chinese flattop sails between Okinawa Main Island, Miyakojima

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:28 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan’s Kono in active talks with Western counterparts amid virus crisis

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:13 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: A golden opportunity to turn the tide on nuclear arms

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:45 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 29, 2020

  • April 30, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Lower, Upper House Budget Committees, April 29, 2020

  • April 30, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Abe acknowledges failure to increase PCR testing

  • April 30, 2020
  • , Nikkei
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SOCIETY

Japanese professor talks about humankind’s symbiosis with viruses

  • April 29, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 6:19 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: 14,831 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19

  • April 29, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 10:44 p.m.
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Editorial: Govt should do best to support mental well-being amid uncertainty

  • April 30, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Bill Gates grateful to be honored in Japan

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:02 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Bach seeks “extraordinary measures” for postponed Tokyo Olympics

  • April 29, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:28 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Allowing jobless foreign interns to switch jobs must be only a stopgap

  • April 30, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:24 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

GOJ plans to extend nationwide state of emergency by about a month

  • April 30, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

Abe to consider shifting start of school year to September

  • April 30, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

Lower House approves extra budget for economic package for coronavirus

  • April 30, 2020
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

226 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Japan on Wednesday

  • April 30, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
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EDUCATION

September school year to put Japan in line with world

  • April 30, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:33 a.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

Tokyo, Hokkaido students meet online after study abroad programs cut short

  • April 26, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 16
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