June 4, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 4, 2020
  • , All TV networks
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • June 4, 2020
  • , All national papers , All TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Trump should first talk about reconciliation, to calm unrest in U.S.

  • June 4, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:51 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

JETRO urges Philippines to lift entry ban on foreigners soon

  • June 3, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 7:01 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

China issuing more visas to Japanese hoping for post-virus rebound

  • June 3, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 5:59 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.S.-China feud during pandemic puts world at risk

  • June 3, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:20 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

FM Motegi comments on South Korea’s decision to reopen WTO case

  • June 4, 2020
  • , All national papers
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese companies in U.S. affected by spreading protests

  • June 3, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Ministry to set up panel to study operations of new Haneda routes

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

ECONOMY

Nidec to set up motor R&D site in China amid Sino-US tensions

  • June 3, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:02 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Alibaba’s AI helps detect coronavirus pneumonia within a minute

  • June 4, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 9:01 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Britain-Japan trade deal faces hurdles despite good intentions

  • June 4, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 4:11 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Abe cautious on minimum wage hike amid virus crisis

  • June 3, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:13 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Sustain employment to stop domestic economy from returning to deflation

  • June 4, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 11:47 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

University of Tokyo team begins test of wave power generator

  • June 3, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:05 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

JAL-linked LCC Zipair debuts with cargo-only service

  • June 3, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:16
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Biz sentiment in Japan edges down in May

  • June 3, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:09 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Marines ease behavioral guidelines for preventing COVID-19

  • June 4, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

SECURITY

Commentary: Troubling trends demand that Japan take action at sea

  • June 3, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan seeks to block acquisitions of robotic, biotech firms by China

  • June 4, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 3, 2020

  • June 4, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • English Press

POLITICS

Pandemic gives Yuriko Koike the edge as key Tokyo poll approaches

  • June 3, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Applied research of quantum computers accelerating in Japan

  • June 3, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 5:12 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan’s Astroscale takes step toward space repairs business

  • June 3, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 8:06 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan firm to develop robotic PCR testing system

  • June 3, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan researchers create tiny bronchi to develop drug for COVID-19

  • June 3, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 12:42 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

1,590 medical workers have COVID-19, Yomiuri nationwide survey

  • June 4, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Fukushima-made smartwear to monitor virus patients in Kyoto

  • June 4, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

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

  • June 4, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: 17,743 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19

  • June 3, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 7:11 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Japan govt may designate Tokyo as prefecture with spreading epidemic

  • June 3, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:48 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan needs U.S.-style emergency drug approval process

  • June 2, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Scrubbing the record

  • June 4, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 12
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Organizers mull Tokyo Games options as ‘crunch time’ looms

  • June 4, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:09 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Game organizers to rule out combining Olympic, Paralympic ceremonies

  • June 4, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 10:26 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Effectiveness of “Tokyo Alert” questionable 

  • June 4, 2020
  • , Sankei
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

Evacuation orders to be lifted even before radiation purged

  • June 3, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

“AINU” trademark application criticized by Japan’s indigenous people

  • June 3, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 3:04 p.m.
  • English Press
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