July 2, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • July 2, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • July 2, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

President Putin set to stay in power until 2036

  • July 2, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Ex-diplomat: Lack of food, necessities intensifies in N. Korea

  • July 2, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:15 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese man sentenced for spying in China to return home

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 2:28 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan-S. Korea trade dispute remains deadlocked

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:44 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan, S. Korea should take quick action to defrost chilly relations

  • July 2, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:27 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Interview: Japan auto parts industry official slams new NAFTA

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:51 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan weighs shortcut to green cards for Hong Kong financial talent

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:29 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

EDITORIAL: Free nations must sanction China for crushing freedom in Hong Kong

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Japan Forward , 9:42 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Government cautious on resuming travel with China

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Xi stamps out a system

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 12
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan extends 50 bil. yen loan to Philippines for COVID-19 response

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 6:22 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Sakie Yokota receives condolence letter from President Trump 

  • July 2, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to closely watch situation in Hong Kong  

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Ministry sets up technical committee for new Haneda routes

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 42
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ECONOMY

GOJ, ruling parties to consider postponement for IR application period

  • June 30, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan to close or suspend 100 inefficient coal plants in a decade

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:02 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan firms concerned over Hong Kong security law

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:17 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Swiftly implement stimulus budgets as Tankan sinks to lowest levels

  • July 2, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 11:40 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Coronavirus-linked biz failures top 300 in Japan

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:37 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan consumer confidence on upswing in June

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:45 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan new auto sales dive 22.9 pct in June

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:28 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Mitsubishi taps F-15 specialist to pull SpaceJet out of tailspin

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 10:54 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Futenma-based Ospreys operate late at night

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Depression of Japanese fireman at Camp Zama recognized as work-related illness

  • June 27, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 29
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SECURITY

Yokosuka Naval Base further relaxes restrictions on service members

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun East , p. 23
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Missile defense in Japan after the Aegis Ashore cancellation

  • July 1, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 1, 2020

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

LDP’s Nikai, Suga hold dinner meeting

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Ishiba leads in exposure, judged by appearances and speech fees

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

Tokyo Report: CDPJ likely to hold 1st leadership election in Sept.

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:30 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll on the Constitution

  • June 21, 2020
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1626] – pp. 4–5
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SOCIETY

Toyota to make telework system permanent

  • July 2, 2020
  • , NTV, TV Asahi
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Thailand and Japan cautious on EU travel despite priority status

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:34 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Osaka eyes temporary facility to treat severe COVID-19 patients

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:02 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan to start saliva PCR tests for asymptomatic people

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:40 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Tokyo Olympic official: Decision to hold can wait

  • July 1, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Japan to focus on female empowerment, support for single mothers

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 2:12 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan panel calls for paternity leave for all new fathers

  • July 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:03 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Charging for plastic shopping bags must be 1st step in reducing waste

  • July 2, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:35 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Tokyo confirms 67 new coronavirus cases 

  • July 2, 2020
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SOCIETY

New panel of experts on coronavirus holds first meeting 

  • July 2, 2020
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SOCIETY

EU lifts travel restrictions on 15 countries 

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Nikkei
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