July 6, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • July 6, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • July 6, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Op-ed: Mutual cooperation across range of areas

  • July 4, 2020
  • , The Japan Times , p. 6
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

New support center opens for foreign residents in Japan

  • July 6, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:26 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Vox Populi: Bolton’s tell-all book ridicules Trump’s inability to see the obvious

  • July 3, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:24 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

President Trump brings monetary deals into alliances: Bolton

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Tokyo prosecutors drop charges against Russian linked to SoftBank espionage

  • July 3, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 5:39 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Russia’s constitutional amendments point to ‘lifetime rule’ by Putin

  • July 3, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:58 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Monument marking ban on ceding territory built on Kunashiri

  • July 3, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:39 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

LDP lawmakers call for cancellation of Xi’s state visit to Japan  

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

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. deploys two carriers to South China Sea for large-scale military exercises  

  • July 4, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei evening edition
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Fear of food crisis shaking North Korea

  • July 2, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 7:36 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Referendum paves way for President Putin to stay in power until 2036  

  • July 3, 2020
  • , All national papers
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, South Korea continue to lock horns over tightened export controls

  • July 5, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 4:57 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Kim Jong Un’s fury stems from his blaming Moon for Hanoi debacle

  • July 5, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:27 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Gatherings near Japanese embassy in Seoul banned

  • July 3, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 12:10 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Britain, EU must do everything possible to swiftly negotiate FTA

  • July 5, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:40 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Britain aiming to reach trade deal by end of July

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:21 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan pension fund loses record 17.7 T. yen in Jan.-March

  • July 3, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:12 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Business leaders weigh in on hopes for second term

  • July 6, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Reduction of coal power output needs alternative sources for stable supply

  • July 4, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:56 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s food exports up 3.1 pct in May

  • July 3, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:51 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Nakaya reappointed JA-Zenchu chairman

  • July 4, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan FSA chief urges regional banks to shift from lending biz

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

ECONOMY

Japan Inc. to invest $14bn in LNG development in Africa

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:07 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Dalian attracts Honda and Nidec in push for Japan investment

  • July 4, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:58 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Coronavirus sends Japan M&A values diving to 18-year low

  • July 3, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:00 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Tepco to reuse Chinese EV batteries for energy storage

  • July 4, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:45 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Commentary: Is Tokyo’s financial moment finally here?

  • July 4, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:31 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

JETRO to help firms get access to online fair

  • July 3, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD , 1:20 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Headwinds awaiting Japanese low-cost carriers

  • July 3, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 9:04 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s top two airlines vigilant over integration theory

  • July 3, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 4:44 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Strategy needed for economic recovery with eye on pandemic

  • July 3, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:45 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan mulls ships as Aegis Ashore alternative

  • July 4, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan deepens intelligence sharing with India, Australia and UK

  • July 3, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:51 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Thousands of U.S. troops will shift to Asia-Pacific to guard against China

  • July 5, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:53 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Defense Ministry to auction off used nonessential gear in late July

  • July 4, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

China holds simultaneous drills in 3 Asia seas

  • July 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:28 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

Deployment of Ospreys off to a bad start; too far to be effective

  • July 4, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:20 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 5, 2020

  • July 6, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 4, 2020

  • July 5, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 6
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Highlights of Japan-related events scheduled for July 6-12

  • July 5, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 12:43 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 3, 2020

  • July 4, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 2, 2020

  • July 3, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

LDP heavyweight Ishiba not in favor of dissolving lower house early

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 7:42 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Public naturally anxious about COVID-19 amid lack of a strategy

  • July 4, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:28 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Powerful Japanese medical group has history of political prescriptions

  • July 5, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Koike clinches second term

  • July 6, 2020
  • , All national papers
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Re-elected Gov. Koike may shoot for premiership after Tokyo Games

  • July 5, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 8:38 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Koike wins 2nd term as Tokyo governor, vows to step up virus fight

  • July 5, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 11:48 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Exclusive: Japan eyes set of law revisions for virus fight

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:00 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Yomiuri Shimbun

  • July 6, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 10
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support remains almost unchanged

  • July 6, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

Marine Corps confirms first positive coronavirus case in Okinawa

  • July 3, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

SpaceX success has Asia startups dreaming of the stars

  • July 3, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:35 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Supercomputer Fugaku picks potential COVID-19 drugs

  • July 4, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:23 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Deep UV-LED renders novel coronavirus 99.9% ineffective

  • July 5, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Keep watchful eyes on coronavirus to prevent second wave of infections

  • July 4, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:24 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

500 infections found at Japanese host and hostess clubs since emergency lifted

  • July 2, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 5:27 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

The history behind Japan’s love of face masks

  • July 4, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo’s medical system not strained: Nishimura

  • July 3, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:43 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

2nd wave of COVID-19 may be tougher: Expert

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:54 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo logs over 100 new COVID-19 cases for four consecutive days  

  • July 4, 2020
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SOCIETY

PCR testing centers to be set up near Haneda, Narita, and Kansai airports  

  • July 3, 2020
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Exclusive: Japan airport quarantine workers to get special pay

  • July 2, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

More than 30,000 people jobless due to coronavirus in Japan  

  • July 3, 2020
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Editorial: Provide swift rescue, support for victims of heavy rain in Kumamoto

  • July 6, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:13 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: The struggle continues for victims of eugenic law

  • July 2, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Wireless carriers start disaster info service for foreign tourists

  • July 4, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:06 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

LDP seeks continued support for jobless foreign trainees

  • July 3, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:11 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to promote emissions-free data centers

  • July 4, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:54 p.m.
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