June 15, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 15, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • June 15, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Letter to the editor: US-Japan digital cooperation is world-leading

  • June 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

US fears for Hong Kong’s religious freedom under security law

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Taiwan and Japan lead the way in post-coronavirus reopening

  • June 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:49 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Russian lawmaker on US-China power game: Don’t play us ‘as a card’

  • June 12, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:11 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Distrust growing between Japan, China 

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Asahi, Mainichi
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

LDP calls for resumption of travel to and from Taiwan 

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Denuclearization remains stalled two years after Trump-Kim summit 

  • June 13, 2020
  • , All national papers
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ECONOMY

Japan to tighten foreign investment regulations on medical fields

  • June 15, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 2:35 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan, 10 other TPP nations eyeing ministerial videoconference

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

ECONOMY

Japan govt sued over new Haneda low-altitude routes

  • June 12, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:23 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

New Haneda routes drawing complaints despite low utilization

  • June 12, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:13 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Toyota president seen as top runner to be next Keidanren chairman

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Mitsui E&S to sell warship biz to Mitsubishi Heavy

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:10 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Drugmaker Daiichi Sankyo eyes COVID-19 vaccine clinical test in March

  • June 12, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 7:48 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Key talks eyed this month for JR Tokai’s maglev shinkansen

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:21 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

‘Death of yields’ puts countries at risk of ‘Japanization’

  • June 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:30 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Two GSDF personnel serving on MFO in Sinai Peninsula to be rotated

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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SECURITY

Linton Wells: Japan-U.S. cooperation key for cyberwarfare

  • June 14, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:10 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Abe defends resumption of FRF construction work in Henoko 

  • June 13, 2020
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 13, 2020

  • June 14, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 12, 2020

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Highlights of Japan-related events scheduled for June 15-21

  • June 14, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 12:02 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Upper House budget committee meeting, June 11, 2020

  • June 12, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

With dinners canceled, Abe drifts away from public

  • June 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:42 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe’s arm-twisting of bureaucrats paved way for Avigan blunder

  • June 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:01 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan’s $1tn coronavirus aid sits mired in bureaucratic logjam

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:55 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan fires up plans to scout Hong Kong talent for financial hub

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:40 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

13.8% say they consult Internet for political, election news, poll

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 7
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Editorial: Discussing post-coronavirus outlook is desirable in Tokyo gov. election

  • June 13, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:32 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

FOCUS: Race for Tokyo governor is Koike’s to lose

  • June 12, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 6:26 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Election offers chance for Tokyo voters to assess Koike’s two sides

  • June 15, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:09 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Japan enacts record 31.9 tril. yen extra budget to ease virus impact

  • June 12, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 8:44 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: 2nd supplementary budget must be implemented promptly, efficiently

  • June 13, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:14 p.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: Where are the checks, balances on massive extra budget spending?

  • June 13, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:01 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Tokyo Governor Koike seeks second term 

  • June 13, 2020
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SCIENCE

Japan to ease restrictions on travelers heading to Vietnam

  • June 15, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Futenma-based Ospreys operate late at night for third straight day

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

Environment minister comments on PFOS contamination

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

Japanese private rocket fails to reach outer space

  • June 14, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:20 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan set to challenge US and China for fastest supercomputer

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:36 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Hospitalization requirement for COVID-19 reduced from two weeks to ten days

  • June 13, 2020
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SCIENCE

Health Ministry to roll out contact tracing app next week

  • June 13, 2020
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SCIENCE

GOJ announces COVID-19 prevention guidelines for nightspots

  • June 14, 2020
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SOCIETY

Okinawa prefecture lodges protest with U.S. consulate, Kadena AB over robbery in Chatan

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

Abe comments on COVID-19 vaccines

  • June 14, 2020
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SOCIETY

Experts worried by Japan’s moves to ease entry restrictions

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Japan uses term “climate crisis” for 1st time

  • June 12, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:02 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Mori: 80% of the venues could be available next year for Tokyo Games

  • June 13, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:08 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan looks to add convenience stores to foreign worker program

  • June 12, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:31 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan’s NPA unveils innovative technology to help solve crime

  • June 12, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 7:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Only 10% of firms in Japan have addressed LGBT issues, MHLW survey

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 12:43 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japanese government looking to reinvent disaster-hit Fukushima

  • June 13, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 6:31 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Anti-racism protest held in Tokyo 

  • June 14, 2020
  • , NHK, TV Asahi
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

Tokyo falls to 3rd most expensive city in world for expats

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 9:52 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan in talks to secure coronavirus vaccines: Abe

  • June 14, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:11 p.m.
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