May 27, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 27, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • May 27, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Economic ministry expresses concern at Chinese acquisition of tech info

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 9
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INTERNATIONAL

JAL plane with Taiwanese from virus-hit Russia arrives in Japan

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:08 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese, EU leaders agree to cooperate in dealing with coronavirus

  • May 27, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

China rebuts Abe’s comment on origin of COVID-19

  • May 27, 2020
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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ECONOMY

Firms in Japan to keep social-istancing measures in place

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:16 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Exclusive: Japan to spend 50 b. yen on fiber-optic networks

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:43 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

JXTG Holdings posts 188-b.-yen net loss for FY 2019

  • May 20, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:53 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s net external assets hit record 364 t. yen

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 12:39 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Govt bodies to shun Chinese telecom equipment

  • May 27, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:27 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

‘Japan’s democracy’ at fault for insufficient coronavirus measures

  • May 26, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 6:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan must take firm stand on Senkakus: fishing boat captain

  • May 25, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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SECURITY

3 arrested in Japan for illegal export to S. Korea

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

MSDF destroyer Kirisame completes offshore quarantine

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 25
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SECURITY

“No intention” to beef up defense exchange with Taiwan: DM Kono

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

SECURITY

MSDF to participate in RIMPAC exercise

  • May 24, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 26
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 26, 2020

  • May 27, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Abe moved quickly to lift state of emergency in Japan

  • May 27, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:47 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe administration feels sense of crisis over fall in support

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

LDP’s Kishida meets with CDPJ’s Ohsaka

  • May 27, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Japan to ease rules on public funding for banks

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 9:59 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cartoon: I’m pointing at me

  • May 23, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 12
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

Plans underway to select Muroran in Hokkaido as new whaling base

  • May 25, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

JAXA postpones launch of lunar exploration vehicle until FY2022

  • May 24, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 27
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

Japan’s Kounotori cargo spacecraft successfully docks to ISS

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Kitakyushu bracing for possible “second wave” of COVID-19

  • May 27, 2020
  • , All national papers , NHK
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SOCIETY

Okinawa police swiftly wrap up investigation into robbery by SOFA personnel

  • May 27, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Trends in no. of coronavirus cases and positive test rate in Tokyo

  • May 27, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 22
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: 17,374 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19

  • May 26, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 8:06 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Editorial: Lessons learned need to pave way for possible next wave of infection

  • May 26, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:11 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Abe may need to self-isolate after G7 summit

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

SOCIETY

Commentary: The pandemic is unlikely to cause a food crisis

  • May 26, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Hotels, university offer free stays for foreigners stranded in Japan

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 3:03 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Kimura’s death underscores need for system to ID online abusers

  • May 27, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:58 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Resume professional sports activities in stages while preventing infection

  • May 27, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:36 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to purchase 1,000 U.S. ventilators

  • May 27, 2020
  • , Asahi, Mainichi
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

EDUCATION

Japan ruling bloc increasingly cautious about Sept. school year

  • May 26, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:52 p.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

Editorial: Flexible approach, planning needed for next university entrance exams

  • May 27, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:17 p.m.
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