May 26, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 26, 2020
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news

  • May 26, 2020
  • , All national papers , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: China’s authoritarian policies clash with world’s need for cooperation

  • May 23, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:10 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: China’s military buildup will only jeopardize its own future

  • May 22, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:33 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Experts’ views on National People’s Congress in China

  • May 23, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 9
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Japan seeks talks with China on rescheduling Xi’s state visit

  • May 22, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:52 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

No progress seen in repairing Japan-ROK relations over GSOMIA

  • May 23, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:05 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Japan must start drafting an Indo-Pacific charter

  • May 25, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan must learn from failure of Abe’s Russia policy

  • May 25, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan must cement ties with ASEAN in health care security

  • May 24, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Abe tells Guterres Japan to work closely with U.N. over coronavirus

  • May 22, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:54 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

PM Abe to attend in-person G7 Summit in U.S. if held

  • May 24, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Japan urges China to act “prudently” over Hong Kong

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Kim Jong Un pledges to further strengthen nuclear deterrence

  • May 24, 2020
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

Editorial: Put economy on recovery track after emergency lifted

  • May 26, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:12 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan to implement stimulus measures for tourism industry in July

  • May 25, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 6:37 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Top business lobby urges firms to become more creative during crisis

  • May 25, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 8:46 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s finmin, c.bank governor vow to use all tools to combat virus fallout

  • May 23, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:40 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Mitsubishi Heavy to close two SpaceJet offices in North America

  • May 25, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:45 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

UV sanitizer lamp zaps viruses but not skin, maker says

  • May 23, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:26 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Crowdfunding projects help virus-hit businesses in Japan

  • May 23, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:52 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s COVID-19 economic stimulus to amount to over 200 trillion yen

  • May 26, 2020
  • , All national papers
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

More than 10,000 people lost jobs due to coronavirus

  • May 23, 2020
  • , Asahi
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

More than 60% of workers hope to continue teleworking

  • May 25, 2020
  • , Sankei
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

Local gov’ts are informed of U.S. military coronavirus cases but do not disclose information

  • May 24, 2020
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , Lead story
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

SECURITY

“Seiron” column: Consider strategy for post-pandemic world

  • May 18, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 7
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Japan’s SDF shows exercise on YouTube

  • May 24, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:52 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: Japan must beef up space surveillance capabilities to boost deterrence

  • May 25, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 6:16 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

GOJ approves extension of SDF’s PKO mission to Sudan

  • May 23, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 25, 2020

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 24, 2020

  • May 25, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 23, 2020

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

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 22, 2020

  • May 23, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Highlights of Japan-related events scheduled for May 25-31

  • May 24, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 12:12 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe comes down on side of economy with decision to reopen Tokyo

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:58 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Councillors

  • May 22, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Foreign Ministry strengthening aid for Japanese citizens abroad

  • May 25, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 10:36 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Editorial: Kurokawa’s resignation does not let Abe off the hook for fiasco

  • May 22, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:16 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Hayashi tapped as Tokyo High Prosecutors Office chief

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:20 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Russia proposes shelving jurisdiction issue in isle talks with Japan

  • May 23, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 11:00 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan opposition struggling over Tokyo governor race candidate

  • May 25, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:14 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Asahi Shimbun

  • May 25, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Notification of change in polling methodology, Mainichi poll

  • May 24, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Mainichi Shimbun

  • May 24, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Cabinet approval plunges to 27%

  • May 24, 2020
  • , Asahi, Mainichi
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

Privacy in a pandemic? Contact-tracing apps gain global popularity

  • May 24, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:32 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

COVID-19 state of emergency lifted nationwide

  • May 26, 2020
  • , All national papers
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

GOJ raises travel advisory for 11 countries

  • May 23, 2020
  • , Asahi, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Avigan unlikely to be approved this month

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

PM Abe works for 120 consecutive days

  • May 25, 2020
  • , Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

Three Okinawa municipalities lodge protest over robbery in Chatan

  • May 23, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Q&A COVID-19: Japan’s low PCR test rate

  • May 23, 2020
  • , Japan Forward , 3:24 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan cautiously lifts last of virus emergency controls

  • May 25, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan sidestepped COVID-19’s worst, so what now?

  • May 25, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to phase out entry restrictions from summer

  • May 24, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:38 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Newspaper, TV bodies in Japan vow discrimination-free coverage of coronavirus

  • May 22, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:07 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Nippon Foundation to secure 100 taxis for COVID-19 patients

  • May 23, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:36 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: From one emergency to the next

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

N.Y., Fukushima hospitals share coronavirus treatment guidelines

  • May 24, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:23 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: 17,344 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19

  • May 25, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 10:20 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Japan suggests action against cyberbullying after celebrity’s death

  • May 25, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:25 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Missing remote islands could shrink Japan’s territorial waters

  • May 25, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 4:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan confirms 1st rabies case in 14 yrs

  • May 22, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan enacts law for foreign lawyers’ service expansion

  • May 22, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Editorial: Public support needed for firms during COVID-19 but with limits

  • May 25, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:38 p.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

Reality sinks in over proposal to change start of academic year

  • May 25, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:57 p.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

80 pct of Japanese mayors against Sept. school enrollment

  • May 25, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:22 p.m.
  • English Press
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