June 29, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 29, 2020
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news

  • June 29, 2020
  • , All national papers , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

China-India border tensions spark trade friction in 5G and autos

  • June 29, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:59 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan auto companies triple Mexican pay rather than move to U.S.

  • June 28, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:35 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

EU to reopen border to non-EU citizens, including Japanese 

  • June 27, 2020
  • , Nikkei evening edition
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. downgrades Japan in human trafficking report 

  • June 27, 2020
  • , Asahi
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Japan negative about expanding G7 framework 

  • June 29, 2020
  • , Mainichi
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

Japan to offer over $650 mil. to aid post-5G tech

  • June 29, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s maglev pits new artery against the environment

  • June 27, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:44 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan to raise penalties for meat smuggling

  • June 28, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SECURITY

Okinawa governor expresses desire to visit U.S. to convey opposition to Henoko project

  • June 27, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Motegi sees no change in Japan-U.S. role-sharing framework

  • June 28, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:48 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan plans new electronic warfare unit facing East China Sea

  • June 29, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:03 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

MOD to launch new unit to promote exchanges with Indo-Pacific nations

  • June 28, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 28, 2020

  • June 29, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 27, 2020

  • June 28, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 26, 2020

  • June 27, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Highlights of Japan-related events scheduled for June 29-July 5

  • June 28, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:35 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Interview with Yasutoshi Nishimura on coronavirus countermeasures

  • June 28, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 22
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Japan govt may skip extraordinary Diet session

  • June 26, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:17 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Omi gives coronavirus outlook: Japan should draw on range of fields

  • June 29, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:14 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

LDP’s Hosoda faction divided over post-Abe candidate

  • June 25, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Editorial: Immigration policy overhaul to prevent long detention a must

  • June 27, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:15 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cartoon: The slings and arrows of outrageous fortune

  • June 27, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 14
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Cartoon: Offensive strategies

  • June 28, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Abe cabinet’s approval rate rises to 40.3 pct, Jiji Press poll

  • June 27, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:46 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Koike holds onto lead in Tokyo race, Yomiuri poll of Tokyoites

  • June 28, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:19 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Koike has major lead in Tokyo governor race, Kyodo analysis

  • June 28, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 9:13 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Notice on polling, Tokyo Shimbun joint poll

  • June 29, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Editorial: Use world’s fastest supercomputer’s features across wide range of fields

  • June 28, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:43 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Editorial: Japan should heed the final advice of COVID-19 panel

  • June 26, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SOCIETY

First court hearing on robbery at Chatan to be held on July 13

  • June 29, 2020
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Commentary: Japan’s structural problems exposed by COVID-19

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

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

What will it take to achieve virus herd immunity and how close is Japan?

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

SOCIETY

Editorial: Wisdom must be applied to pass down tradition of festivals in Japan

  • June 28, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Spread awareness of employee compensation as pandemic safety net

  • June 29, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 11:52 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Editorial: Revise immigration system to avoid long-term detention of deportees

  • June 29, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 11:52 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Exclusive: LDP eyes use of IT for criminal cases

  • June 26, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:23 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

People with work-related mental illness hit record in Japan

  • June 26, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:48 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Fighting for the right to recognize same-sex marriage in Japan

  • June 27, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

FEATURE: Man pursues diplomatic approach in campaign to open minds to disabled

  • June 28, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 10:29 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

GOJ to begin discussions with UK firm AstraZeneca on COVID-19 vaccine for Japan 

  • June 27, 2020
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

Coronavirus detected in sewage sample in Yamanashi 

  • June 27, 2020
  • , Asahi, Nikkei evening edition
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Twitter ordered by Tokyo court to disclose mobile number for fake account

  • June 27, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:38 p.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

GOJ to adopt tougher screening of international students

  • June 20, 2020
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary
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